Lycian


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an Anatolian language

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Girrbach was in Fethiye to film a documentary about the Lycian Way.
It soon becomes apparent what makes kayaking in Kekova so special; beneath the sea lie the ruins of Simena, an ancient Lycian city submerged under floods caused by an earthquake in 240 AD.
UPMARKET TURKEY Exclusive Escapes (0208 605 3500) offers seven nights' B&B at boutique hotel overlooking quiet bay on Lycian coast from May 3 for pounds 400, saving pounds 550, incl flights ex-Manchester into Dalaman, transfers, gulet cruise
Across the river are 2,000-year-old Lycian rock tombs carved out of cliffs.
An hour and a half from Antalya, on the Lycian Coast in the south west of the country, the pretty coastal village of Cirali is one such place.
TURKEY GULET CRUISE Kosmar (0871 7000 747) offers seven night voyage ex- Marmaris May 1 from pounds 389, via Dalyan, ancient Causnos, Lycian tombs, Yassica islands and jeep safari to canyon of Tlos.
Chartered exclusively by Solos, the eight-cabin gulet with a fiveman crew will glide around the bays and islands off Fethiye, anchoring overnight with time to hop ashore at fishing villages and ancient Lycian ruins.
It's the same with the ancient cities of the Lycian civilization (in the provinces of Antalya and Muy-la), the ancient cities of Perge (Antalya) and of Sagalassos (Burdur).
The Lycian region of Turkey is an extraordinary landscape of towering mountain ranges, pine forests, steep river gorges and broad plains of wheat fields and olive groves.
TURKEY LYCIAN COAST Exclusive Escapes(020 8605 3500)offers seven nights' B&B from Oct27 at Deniz Feneri Lighthouseforpounds 350, saving pounds 460 off brochure price, including flights to Dalaman, transfers, day's guletcruise and Turkish bath.
On that occasion the Geoff-Wragg-trained colt failed by only a neck to concede 18lb to Lycian and, despite being raised 4lb for that effort, he could make all today on a galloping course that should suit him.
Ayyyldyz explains by saying that with Thrace and Anatolia, we are talking about a mosaic of civilizations, including the age-old Sumerian, Hittite, Roman and Lycian. Each layer of culture took something from what came before.
But you'll have just as much fun on the more relaxed Lycian Princess, which goes between Fethiye and Kas, letting passengers explore the charming islands of Gemiler and Kekova.
As one of the six principal cities of Lycia (and one of the most powerful), Tlos once bore title under the Roman Empire of "the brilliant metropolis of the Lycian nation".