During your holidays in Kalkan you can participate in an alternative and exciting canoeing activity. This ultra-fun exploration is the perfect getaway as it combines adrenaline boosts and magnificent views over a stunning landscape. This activity is ideal for all ages and can be a pleasurable experience for your family or your friends.
Your excursion starts during the morning. A comfortable, modern and fully air conditioned vehicle will pick you up from your hotel in Kalkan. You will be driven for approximately 15 minutes towards the magnificent river of Xanthos which is located at the Patara National Park. Once you arrive at the canoe station, an introductory course follows. During this time, you will have the opportunity to meet the instructors. The professional and experienced canoe instructors will explain how to control and ride the canoe. In addition, they will let you know important details about the river and the route that you are going to follow. Finally, during the introductory session the instructors will demonstrate how to use the safety equipment and which the safety procedures are. Therefore, if this is your first time experience on a canoe there is nothing to worry about.
Once you are ready and set, you will enter the canoes and start your exploration towards the river. Throughout this experience, you will be accompanied by a professional instructor who will be in charge to assist you in case you need. The canoeing experience is divided into three parts. The first part lasts for approximately 90 minutes and your ride will be full of fun and laughter. Once the first part is done, a short break will be given at the mud baths. There you can relax and enjoy the beneficial effects of the mud.
Right after the break, another canoeing session follows for 45 minutes before stopping for a tasty lunch break. During the lunch break you can enjoy resting and admire the natural beauty of the area. After the lunch, the final part follows. You will enjoy a 90-minute session towards Patara beach. There, you will have a 30-minute break in order to explore the beach and relax. Once the exploration is over, a comfortable vehicle will transfer you back to Kalkan. The Kalkan Canoeing excursion ends once you arrive at your hotel during the afternoon. This unique activity will make you feel relaxed, full of emotions and will definitely be a long lasting memory from your holidays.
Explore Xanthos River and the broader area of Patara National Park by enjoying an adventurous and exciting canoeing tour. This excursion includes some spectacular landscapes, mud baths, adrenaline boosts and a lot of laughter. The Kalkan Canoeing excursion is the ideal activity for group of friends or families who wish to enjoy an alternative and fascinating experience away from the crowds.
Pick up: Kalkan Canoeing excursion starts during the morning. A comfortable and fully air conditioned vehicle will pick you up during the morning from your hotel. The vehicle will drive you towards the canoe station which is located at Xanthos River, just 15 minutes away.
Instructions: When you arrive at the canoe station, you will meet the professional instructors who will explain everything you need to know. More specifically, the experienced and fully licenced instructors will explain how to ride and control your canoe. In addition, they will inform you about the safety instructions and demonstrate how to use properly the safety equipment. Finally, they will inform you about the route that you are about to follow.
1st session: Once you enter your canoe, the exciting part starts. In general, your experience will be divided into 3 different parts. The first part of your canoe activity lasts for approximately 90 minutes. During this time, you will be able to enjoy the relaxing and quiet atmosphere. In addition, you may compete with your friends or family in order to make it even more exciting. After the first session, a short break will be offered at the mud baths, where you can enjoy a revitalizing and beneficial mud bath.When your short break is over, you will enter the canoes and continue your exploration for another 45 minutes. At a point, you will stop for a lunch break. Take this opportunity to relax and enjoy the natural beauty of the surrounding area.
2rd session: After the lunch, the canoeing continues for a final 90-minute session. The final destination will be the spectacular Patara beach. There, you will be given some time in order to swim or relax on this sandy beach.
Return back: By the end of your canoeing experience, a modern and fully air conditioned vehicle will be waiting in order to transfer you back to Kalkan. This excursion finishes when you arrive back to your hotel. Full of great memories and with a sense of sweet tiredness, the canoeing excursion will be a truly memorable activity from your holidays in Kalkan.