Green Canyon Boat Trip From Side will allow you to see Turkey from a side that is not quite familiar to vacationers. Many, coming on vacation to a sunny country, do not even realize that in addition to sandy beaches, emerald waters and lost lagoons, Turkey has prepared many surprises.
You can go inland to central Anatolia and walk along the lunar valleys of Cappadocia, make a trip to the snow-white terraces of Pamukkale, dive into the depths of the sea in search of sunken cities and penetrate deep into the earth following the passages of underground settlements. In addition to historical and architectural monuments and unique natural phenomena, there are places in Turkey that can be safely called paradises – tropical forests and lush green coasts, sky-high rocks and mountain gorges, cascades of waterfalls and clear crystal clear waters of mountain rivers.
One of these exotic places is located right on the Mediterranean coast – in the province of Antalya. You don’t have to travel long distances to find yourself in the middle of untouched nature, a trip to the Green Canyon from Side takes only 30 minutes, and after driving some 25 km. You will find yourself far from the bustle of the city and noisy beaches, scorching sun and sweltering heat.
Green Canyon Boat Trip From Side cannot but cause a storm of emotions, because it begins with an exciting off-road jeep ride and mountain serpentines to the Manavgat River. On the way, you will be surprised how quickly the landscapes around you change – slopes, gorges, coniferous forests, groves and valleys.
In the most picturesque places, you will make stops to breathe in the fresh clean air and capture the local beauties in memory and in pictures. Viewing platforms offer picturesque views of the extraordinary landscape of the Green Canyon. The beauty of these places is truly unearthly, and the color of the water combines hundreds of shades of blue and green.
Green Canyon Boat Trip From Side through the canyon is the most exciting part of the tour. The rocks surrounding the gorge will be replaced by gentle mountain slopes, deciduous forests – by tall slender cedars, the jade color of the water – turquoise and emerald hues. Making a trip to the Green Canyon from Side, you will get real pleasure from the light breeze and the gentle whisper of the waves, you will feel inner harmony and unity with nature.
Adventure seekers and outdoor enthusiasts will be able to go back to childhood and jump off the board of the yacht into the cool emerald waters, as well as participate in the entertainment program and competitions.
If you are in awe of the sight of green shores and jade bays, rocks rising from the water and reaching mountain peaks to the clouds, a trip through the Green Canyon is what you need. Peace and harmony, complete relaxation and admiration, relaxation and absolute happiness – this is how you can describe the state of a person who finds himself in this paradise.
The artificially created reservoir appeared as a result of the construction of a hydroelectric power station, and now it is part of the national park, where tourists and locals like to relax on the shores of the purest lake surrounded by the Taurus Mountains. Traveling along the Green Canyon relaxes and at the same time fills with energy, shows the greatness of nature and encourages you to appreciate every moment.
Oymanpinar is the 5th largest dam in Turkey and part of the reservoir element. A 185-meter high concrete arc connects even higher cliffs, and the gigantic dimensions of the structure are truly impressive. Now it is a popular tourist destination, and during a tour to the dam, you can also see the Manavgat waterfall and ride through the Grand and Small Canyons.
Green Canyon Boat Trip From Side will be remembered not only for its magnificent views of the coastlines, but also for swimming in the refreshing crystal clear waters. The canyon is located at an altitude of 350 m above sea level, so the air temperature is lower here, and the water is always cool. Thanks to the 27 natural springs that flow into the canyon, there is no purer and clearer water in Turkey, and its turquoise-emerald hue has led to the name – “Green Canyon”.
Green Canyon Boat Trip will last about two hours, and throughout the entire 14-kilometer route you will encounter an incredible variety of magnificent landscapes that do not resemble each other.
After a rich and exciting boat trip, you will go to a restaurant where you can taste local cuisine on a picturesque terrace, drink a cup of aromatic coffee and relax, enjoying the beauty of the surrounding nature. After lunch, you will have enough time to swim in the lake and sunbathe, canoe or go fishing.
A day spent in the Green Canyon will leave only the brightest and most pleasant memories, and taking your family and friends on a trip, you will give yourself and your loved ones a lot of pleasure.
Green Canyon Boat Trip From Side is for one person 35€.
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