How about experiencing a day full of nature, exploration, adventure, excitement and adrenaline while breathing in the pine air of the Taurus Mountains? With Jeep Safari Side Tour, you will see many natural and historical marvels of Side like Oymapınar Dam, Green Canyon, bridges and aqueducts from Romans, meet with friendly Turkish villagers, swim in the cool waters of the Green Lake and all in all, you will have a day full of adventure, exploration and fun in Side this summer.
Away from the bustle of the city, you will see gorgeous charms such as rivers, lakes, waterfalls, green forests, orchards, monuments from ancient times and friendly people throughout the tour. You will meet with Turkish villagers and village life, taste from traditional Turkish cuisine and swim in the cool waters of the Green Lake. Jeep Safari Side is one of the must-do tours for adventure lovers and explorers.
On this full day tour, you will be collected from your hotel with a comfortable 10 person all-terrain jeep. The first stop of the excursion is at Manavgat Waterfall. There is about half an hour stay at this glorious waterfall which is the landmark of the region. Then, you take an off-road safari towards the Taurus Mountains in the countryside of Side-Manavgat region.
While enjoying the green landscape, you see the 1800 years-old Naras Bridge, orange orchards, monuments and aqueducts from the Roman Period. You will have the chance to take photos of these marvels during the short photo stops we give along the journey. Then, we give a break in our tea garden in the countryside where you can taste delicious homemade Turkish gözleme (savoury pancakes) and have refreshments. After that, a visit to the hill of Seyran, which has a perfect view of Oymapınar Dam and Green lake, is in the itinerary of the excursion. Our next stop is at our restaurant by the Green Lake where you have a tasty lunch.
The lunch menu consists of chicken or meatballs, rice and salad. The lunch is prepared daily from organic products. After lunch, you can swim in the cool waters of the lake, sunbathe or have a walk in the lush nature. Departing from the Green Lake, there is a visit to a mini zoo where you can take photos of cute animals. Finally, we will make a visit to an Anatolian village in the countryside. You can visit the village mosque, photograph Anatolian village life and meet with friendly locals in this break here. After this stop, our excursion will come to an end and we will drop you off at your hotel.
Side Jeep Safari excursion takes about 8 hours and available everyday from April to November. The tour fee includes pick-up and drop-off service by jeeps, insurance, lunch and guiding service along the excursion. It is absolutely a kids friendly tour and a very good chance to discover the spectacular natural and cultural attractions around Side. A day full of excitement, fun, adventure and unforgettable moments awaits you.