Excursion from Alanya to Kekova sunken city

Price: € 45
( $ 48 / € 45 / ₺ 1,585 / £ 38)

Take a scenic tour to Demre and explore the ruins of Myra in the Lycian region of Turkey, with a boat trip to the Kekova Sunken City. Visiting the world-famous Santa Claus Church in Demre, experience this memorial sanctuary built on St. Nicholas's relics before setting sail around Kekova Island. Discover its mythical sunken city full of ancient ruins beneath clear Mediterranean waters as Vigo Tours Alanya take you on your journey back in time.

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About this activity

  • Departure Location: Alanya
  • Event days:
    Sunday Wednesday Friday
  • Tour duration (Approx - including transfers): 13 Hours
  • Guiding & Support: English , Russian
  • Booking confirmation: Instant confirmation
  • Printed or mobile voucher: Both is accepted.
  • Wheelchair accessible: Available
  • Easy Online Booking: Fast, Easy & SSL Secure Booking
  • Vegetarian & Vegan meal: Available
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • Skip the ticket line: Available
  • Tour ID: 314
  • Other Departure places:
    Antalya Side Belek Kemer

Highlights | Overview

  • Explore the mysterious beauty of Kekova sunken city from Alanya! This excursion takes you on a remarkable journey to the amazing archaeological site of Demre Myra and Kekova's sunken city.
  • Join this day trip from Alanya and explore the spectacular underwater world of Kekova sunken city and Myra! Escape to an incredible adventure with this unforgettable experience. 
  • Lose yourself in history with a wonderful journey from Alanya to Demre Myra and Kekova's sunken city! Discover mysteries beneath the sea as you immerse yourself in this unique excursion experience.
  • Take an exciting excursion from Alanya to the mysterious Kekova sunken city, including a tour of ancient Demre/Myra and a visit to the Santa Claus Church!

Full Description

Ancient city of Myra in Demre and Sunken city Kekova

The purpose of this tour from Alanya is to enable participants to experience the historical and unique natural beauties on the western side of Antalya. Places to see are Demre, the ancient city of Myra, the church of Santa Claus, Christian icon shops and the sunken city of Kekova. On this tour, there is always a guide to look after the participants, but a full cultural guide service is not offered.

Demre, located in the Mediterranean coast of Turkey, is home to Myra and Kekova Sunken City where visitors can explore the remains of various ancient structures beneath the waters. It is also the birthplace of Saint Nicholas, making it a popular pilgrimage site with Santa Claus Church being one of its key attractions. Icon shopping is another popular activity here and tourists are sure to find souvenirs with religious artworks and holy figures.

  • Take a full day tour from Alanya to visit the spectacular ancient site of Demre, home to St. Nicholas, Myra and sunken city Kekova!
  • Journey to three ancient sites in one day! Discover the ruins of Demre, St. Nicholas' Church in Myra and the flooded ruins of Kekova with this amazing experience from Alanya! 
  • Step back in history and explore the ruins of Myra and Kekova plus the birthplace of Santa Claus on this unforgettable full day tour from Alanya!
     

Travel to the Kekova Sunken City in Alanya, Turkey with this unique excursion! See the ruins of Myra, explore the Santa Claus church in Demre, and shop for Christian icons at a local store. A special 1-hour boat tour allows you to see the sunken city from a different perspective and marvel at its beauty and history. Make amazing memories with this incredible excursion to Kekova!

Join us on an excursion from Alanya to the sunken city of Kekova! Along the way, we'll visit the ancient city of Myra and see its Lycia rock tombs, as well as the church of Santa Claus. As we make our way to Kekova, you'll be mesmerised by the breathtaking coastal scenery. Once at Kekova, you will admiring ruins and underwater structures that have been submerged over time. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity!

Are you looking for an exciting excursion from Alanya? Look no further than this guided day tour to Demre, Myra and the Kekova sunken city! On this tour, you will explore historical sites of ancient Lycian ruins in Myra and a unique chance to take a boat tour of the sunken city in Kekova Island. Don't miss out on this amazing journey through history!

Spend the day discovering the magnificent sunken city of Kekova, located between Demre and Kaş. Its unique natural beauty has been compared to 'Kekova blue' and is home to numerous historical ruins that are an absolute must-see for any visitor. Join us on an excursion from Alanya for a day of exploring and learning about this incredible part of Turkey's history!

Price included

  • Pick up from hotels and transportation to Myra & Kekova with air conditioned tour bus
  • Tour Guiding
  • Lunch
  • Boat cruise along the sunken city
  • Drinks and personal expenses
  • Entrance fee to the museum of St.Nikolaus 8€
  • Entrance fee to Myra ancient city 7€

Pick Up Place

A memorable daily tour to Myra ancient city in Demre town, Santa claus church, fantastik icons shop and an amazing Boat trip along the sunken city of Kekova from ALANYA. Pick up is possible from all the hotels in ALANYA, and all the hotels around ALANYA region. We do pick up from all the hotels in ALANYA region.

Pick up Point

A memorable daily tour to Myra ancient city in Demre town, Santa claus church, fantastik icons shop and an amazing Boat trip along the sunken city of Kekova from ALANYA. Pick up point from hotels is the main entrance gate (security check point) of the hotels in Alanya.

Details to know

Demre's Myra and Kekova Sunken City offer a unique experience for travelers

A knowledgeable guide takes adventurers on a boat ride where they can view the ruins of this once great civilization beneath the sea. Sometimes, the tour itinerary may need to be adjusted based on the season or other conditions. In especially hot months like July and August, outdoor visits may be shortened due to extreme temperatures.

Tour companies typically offer this trip in one shared vehicle with mixed nationalities and a multilingual tour guide, as this is a cost-effective way to operate.

Additional information

Demre, Myra and Sunken city Kekova tour from Alanya

Tour itinerary

Very early morning (04:00) pick-up from Alanya hotels and arrival in Demre via the coastal road with wonderful views, visit to the ancient city of Myra and the Ancient Santa Claus church. Visiting the Christian icon shops opposite the ancient Santa Claus church and shopping for Christian icons. Lunch. 1-hour boat tour to the sunken city of Kekova island. End of tour and return to Alanya hotels (19:00).

Period & Price

01 April 2024 / 07 November 2024 - Price

Location Adult
13 >
Child
08 > 12
Child
04 > 07
Child
00 > 03
Alanya € 45.0 € 35.0 € 25.0 € 0
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