Adventure, excitement, and nature exploration can be perfectly paired in a single, half-day excursion during your holidays in Kemer. Our Kemer Olympos and Yanartas Tour invites you to visit and explore two particularly important spots in the area in an alternative way. Swim in a beautiful bay, learn the history of an ancient city, visit Chimaera, and enjoy nature at its finest with an off-road driving experience.
This half-day (6H and 30M) Olympos Cirali and Chimaera Yanartaş Jeep Safari Tour from Kemer gives you the opportunity to visit the beautiful Olympos beach, unfold the history of Olympos ancient city, enjoy an off-road driving experience, hike in a national park, and visit the infamous Chimaera. Explore nature and get away from the crowds with this unique and exciting adventure.
Tour start time: 16:00
Tour end time: 22:30
Total Tour time: 6.30 hours
Break time: 3 hours
Olympos, Olympos Ancient City, The Legend Mountain Chimaera (Yanartaş), The Temple of Hephaistos, and Ulupınar
Tour guide: In an effort to make your experience smooth and exciting, a professional tour guide will accompany you. The guide will tell you important insights about the places of interest and make sure that you enjoy every moment of your tour.
Swimming at Olympos Beach: The first stop of the Jeep Safari takes place at Olympos beach. Located around imposing mountains full of trees, this golden sandy beach is the ideal place to enjoy refreshing swimming. Take advantage of your free time there to explore the bay, or sunbathe and swim.
The tour guide will then accompany you for a visit at the ancient city of Olympos. The site includes many Roman and Byzantine ruins of great importance. As you listen to the history of the site, you can observe a theatre, temples, and a necropolis among other ruins.
Off-road driving: The Jeep Safari continues with an off-road driving session towards the next stop of the schedule. The imposing and serene beauty of nature will capture your attention as the Jeep drives you through dusty paths.
30-minute Hiking: At the end of the off-road experience, you will hike for 30 minutes in the national park until you reach Chimaera. Hiking is a popular activity in this specific area as the natural setting is just splendid.
Chimaera: The hiking finishes when you reach Yanartas or Chimaera. The spot is also known as the eternal fire, as there are flames on the rocks burning naturally for almost 1000 years. During antiquity, the flames were serving as a lighthouse for the ships. There, you will have some free time to snap some photos and explore this natural wonder.
Dinner and return: The last part of the tour includes dinner at Ulupınar restaurant known as the waterfall restaurant, which has a unique beauty for dinner. Fish or chicken salads and appetizers are served. Drinks are extra.
By the end of the dinner, the Jeep will drive you back to Kemer full of great memories from this alternative experience.
***This tour includes a walk in the ancient city of Olympos and Yanartaş. The hike from the entrance to Chimaera takes about 30 minutes in the field.
Important to remember
Cancellation & Refund Policy
All sales of next day tour packages are final*.
For all tour bookings made in advance, we require that you cancel at least 24 hours before your scheduled tour departure time. This gives us the opportunity to fill your seat if you’re unable to participate. If you choose to cancel before the 24-hour deadline, we can offer a full refund or a voucher of equal value. If you do not cancel prior to the 24-hour deadline, you will not receive a refund or voucher*. All refunds must be collected in person, with original receipt as proof of purchase.
*We understand that unexpected changes can occur due to weather conditions. If your tour is canceled by the operator due to weather or other, unforeseen events, you will receive a full refund or a tour voucher of equal value for a future experience with us.
No, we only accept advanced payment.
You will be notified prior to the tour and offered the tour on another day or you will get a full refund.
An air-conditioned minibus will come to your hotel and the driver will look for you in the lobby. Should he not find you, he will ask for you at the reception desk. After the tour you will be dropped off outside your hotel.
Just call our hotline number specified on the tour voucher if the pick-up bus has not arrived 15 minutes after the specified pick-up time on the tour voucher and we will sort it out with the tour operator and call you back. This may happen when the tour operator is picking up other customers before you.
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Should the customer not be present for pick-up at the place and time specified on the tour voucher, or does not go on the tour for other reasons, no refund is applicable no matter the reason (including medical reasons) and any claims need to be submitted by the customer to the customer's travel insurance company.
Should the tour operator fail to pick-up the customer, the customer (or the hotel reception) must call our hotline telephone number specified on the tour voucher 15 minutes after the specified pick-up time. Any other means of communication (e-mail etc) is strictly not accepted. Should the tour operator claim that they were at the place and time specified on the tour voucher and we have not received such a telephone call from the customer no refund is applicable. To prove the case request may be made to tour operator for GPS tracker log, photos etc and to customer for contact details of hotel staff witness, photos, hotel CCTV footage etc.
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