Category: Visiting Notes

Caunus visiting notes

Odysseus Cruising – Caunus visiting notes Caunus can be visited as part of our itineraries as an optional excursion. One of the most interesting sites on the Turkish coast, with beautiful views, it was once famous as Mausolus’s easternmost stronghold and for its safe harbour in Greek, Roman and Early Christian times. How to get […]

Monday August 17th, 2009 in Visiting Notes | Comments Off on Caunus visiting notes

Patara – visiting the archaeological sites

Odysseus Cruising – Visiting Notes You can hire our luxury gulet MS Odysseus by private charter to enjoy the holiday of a lifetime – sailing the Blue Cruise, visit Patara and much more. Recommended excursion on all Lycian Itineraries. ½ hour from Kalkan Patara – The capital city of the Roman provinces of Lycia and […]

Sunday December 14th, 2008 in Visiting Notes | Comments Off on Patara – visiting the archaeological sites

Cnidus visiting notes

Odysseus Cruising – Cnidus visiting notes A famous, 1000 year old harbour city of ancient Caria. Our visit to Cnidus is included in the holiday price (except site tickets) for our itineraries 1 & 3 – see itineraries section. How to get there The visit is part of an Odysseus cruise, itineraries 1 and 3; […]

Friday July 17th, 2009 in Visiting Notes | No Comments »

The Xanthus Valley – visiting notes

Odysseus Cruising – visiting notes PATARA XANTHUS LETOON The heart of ancient Lycia is the Xanthus River Valley. This contains Xanthus itself, the ancient capital set high on a hill overlooking the river, Patara, the great port and Letoon, the religious centre of the Classical Period. All three sites can be reached by minibus from […]

Monday December 1st, 2008 in Visiting Notes | Comments Off on The Xanthus Valley – visiting notes

Xanthus – The Capital City of ancient Lycia

Odysseus Cruising – visiting notes Recommended Excursion on all Lycian Itineraries. 45 mins north of Patara. How to get there Minibus from the quayside at Kalkan.  Take in Patara on the way. ¾ hr from Patara.  The area to visit at Xanthus is not as large as Patara. Time required It needs 1 ½ hr […]

Sunday December 14th, 2008 in Visiting Notes | Comments Off on Xanthus – The Capital City of ancient Lycia

THE BLUE CRUISE – Bodrum to Lydae

Odysseus Cruising – Visiting Notes BODRUM (ANCIENT HALICARNASSUS) CNIDUS LORYMA CAUNUS THE DALYAN RIVER LYDAE The route of ‘The Blue Cruise’ runs along the coast with a great variety of scenery from the red lands, covered with pale green pine trees, to the noble limestone cliffs and mountains toward the western end.  It is in […]

Tuesday December 2nd, 2008 in Visiting Notes | Comments Off on THE BLUE CRUISE – Bodrum to Lydae

THE BLUE CRUISE – Lydae to Bodrum

Odysseus Cruising – Visiting Notes LYDAE THE DALYAN RIVER CAUNUS LORYMA CNIDUS AND BODRUM (ANCIENT HALICARNASSUS) You can hire our luxury gulet MS Odysseus by private charter to enjoy the holiday of a lifetime – sailing the Blue Cruise. The route of ‘The Blue Cruise’ runs along the coast with a great variety of scenery […]

Tuesday December 2nd, 2008 in Visiting Notes | Comments Off on THE BLUE CRUISE – Lydae to Bodrum
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