Green Canyon Antalya

Green Canyon Antalya is about 65 km east of Antalya, it is  on the Manavgat river and Turkey’s fourth highest dam lake. It is the only dam that is allowed to boat tour operations in Turkey. You will definitely see the green canyon, which will enchant you with its magnificent view and natural beauty.

Green Canyon Antalya  also known as Oymapınar dam, built between 1977-1984, is located 12 kilometers north of Manavgat. one fifth largest dam and the dam offers fishing and boat trips in Turkey. It was the third largest dam in the 1980s, but when other dams were built it settled in fifth.

The dam is 185 meters long, 30 meters thick at the base and 5 meters high. When the lake is fully filled, the water reaches depths of 200 meters.

Green Canyon Antalya full day boat tour an indispensable part of summer holidays, sea, sand, sun, right? Of course, we prefer beaches or coves to cool off in summer. Antalya is the favorite city and stopover destination of thousands of people for this beautiful holiday.

Green Canyon  Antalya Boat Tour

 Green Canyon Antalya boat tour

Green Canyon boat tour is suitable for all age groups. A full day Green Canyon Antalya boat trip to this silent heaven and one can see beautiful  scenery and foresters all over the canyon. The tour starts from beginning point of the lake and approximately 9 miles from there.

Every year, many visitors definitely add Antalya to their summer plans. And they visit well-known bays one by one. So, are you ready for a boat trip that is far from noise, much more peaceful and you will feel yourself in paradise? In addition to the well-known boat tours in Antalya, businesses or boat owners take their guests to the Green Canyon Antalya boat tour.

This place, which is a hidden corner of Antalya, starts from Oymapınar dam lake and is located in Manavgat region. Its water is a clear emerald green and surrounded by the Taurus mountains. Some of the plants around the lake are surrounded by rare plant species. In addition, there are also rare animals living in this vegetation.

We  take you from your hotel or any location you are staying in by air conditioned bus. After having a short joırney you will arrive Green Lake. And you start your boat tour. The lake almost greets you with the sounds of different birds chirping like brown fish owl.

The first sight you will see is the Roman aqueducts. Here you are allowed to take a short break and take a photo.

The Green Canyon boat tour usually takes 12-14 km. You can enjoy the sun and the scenery on the deck of the boat during the tour. After about two hours, your boat will stop  for a swimming break. This period will give you plenty of swimming opportunities in the emerald green water, and you can also examine the vegetation and underwater creatures of the region.

When the time is up, they will call you to the boat and take you to the restaurant by the lake for a meal. Here, a wonderful menu will be waiting for you, accompanied by an emerald green lake and magnificent vegetation. If you want, you can take advantage of barbecue chicken, meatballs and other meal options. You will complete your meal with the fruits served after the meal.

Also you can hire a private yacht in Green Canyon Antalya. This tour program, in which you have a special à la carte cook, is designed for people who want a quiet environment away from the crowd. Start time and finish time depends on you. At what time you want to start, at that time crew will wait you.

In addition to the Green Canyon Antalya Boat tour, jeep safari activities can also be held here. Jeep safari starts from the Manavgat Waterfall.

The 93 km long Manavgat River, which rises from the eastern slopes of the Western Taurus Mountains and joins the Mediterranean from the Bosphorus in the Sorgun region and is fed by large underground waters, forms the Manavgat Waterfall, which flows from the cliffs of about 5 meters.

The Manavgat River, which hosts many fish and bird species (trout, carp, mullet, perch, blackfish, duck, goose, kingfisher, herons, seagulls, etc.), willow, sycamore, poplar, mulberry, elm also has a rich variety of species and plants. In addition, various nature sports such as rafting and canoeing can be done in certain stages of the river, which allows to experience adventure in all these natural beauties.

In Green Canyon Antalya Boat Tour Activity there is also fishing opportunity. There are fishing tackles and sufficient number of canoes that the facility has to use after dinner. You can sail in the lake by canoe and then swim again in the cool waters.

You can go fishing in the lake with canoe. If you want to stay where you are, you can sunbathe and enjoy your holiday. You can contact us to participate in the Green Canyon Antalya boat tour activities where you will feel yourself in fairy tales.