How about experiencing a day full of nature, exploration, adventure and adrenaline while breathing in the pine air of the Taurus Mountains? With Jeep Safari Side Tour, you will see many natural and historical wonders of Side such as Oymapınar Dam, Green Canyon, structures from Roman era, meet friendly Turkish villagers, swim in the cool waters of Green Lake and all in all, you will have a great day out in Side this summer.
Away from the bustle of the city, you will see gorgeous beauties such as rivers, lakes, waterfalls, green forests, orchards, monuments from ancient times and friendly people throughout the tour. You will meet Turkish villagers and village life, taste traditional Turkish cuisine and swim in the cool waters of Green Lake. Jeep Safari Side is one of the must-do tours for adventure lovers and explorers holidaying in Side.
On this full-day tour, we pick you up from your hotel in a comfortable all-terrain jeep. The first stop of the trip is Manavgat Waterfall. There is about half an hour break at this glorious waterfall which is the symbol of the region. Then, you make an off-road safari in the countryside of Side-Manavgat region to the Taurus Mountains.
While enjoying the green landscape, you’ll see the 1800-year-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 breaks 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 enjoy refreshing drinks. After that, a visit to Seyran Hill, which has excellent views of Oymapınar Dam and Green lake, is on the itinerary of the excursion. Our next stop is our restaurant by the Green Lake where you’ll have a tasty lunch.
The lunch menu consists of chicken or meatballs, rice and salad and is prepared daily from organic products. After lunch, you can swim in the cool waters of the lake, sunbathe or take a walk in the lush nature. Departing from the Green Lake, there is a visit to a mini zoo where you can take pics of cute animals. Finally, we will visit an Anatolian village in the countryside. During your break here, you can visit the village mosque, photograph Anatolian village life, and meet the friendly locals. After this stop, our excursion comes to an end and we drop you off at your hotel.
Side Jeep Safari excursion takes about 8 hours and it is available everyday from April to November. The cost of the tour includes pick-up and drop-off with jeeps, insurance, lunch and guiding along the trip. It is definitely a kids friendly tour and a great opportunity to explore the spectacular natural and cultural attractions around Side. A day full of excitement, fun, adventure and unforgettable moments awaits you.