Turkey’s First Long Distance – Walking Route. One of the Sunday Times World’s Ten Best Walks.
New edition of the original and authorised guide book to Turkey’s first long-distance walking trail from Fethiye to Antalya – the Lycian Way.
The book has all the info you need to plan your trek, detailed descriptions and times for each section, altitude diagrams, info about historic places and the climb of Mt Olympos. It describes the twons and villages including Kalkan, Kaş, Myra, Adrasan, Çıralı.
This new edition has 2 days extra walking and incorporates all the latest route changes. The map is new and improved and the book is designed to complement the new i-phone app and the website.
The first guide book to Turkey’s major new three-branched walking trail – the Phrygian Way, in the area of Gordion, Afyon, Eskişehi and Kütahya.The book describes the countless old roads and footpaths which link the Phrygian monuments and valleys in a network which can be explored on foot ot by bike.
The book is full of photos and has all the info you need to plan your trek, detailed descriptions and times for each section, info about historic places along the route and camping or accommodation facilities.
This edition is the product of 5 years work on this 3000 year old network. The book includes altitude diagrams, deatiled and overall mapand is complemented by the website (with GPS points).
Paperback, Dec 2013, 1st Edition The ancient roads linking the churches of Masikytos. 110km of waymarkd and signposted daywalks linking 6th C Byzantine monasteries.
An original guide book to a network of walking routes in the hills above Demre/Myra on the southern Turkish coast – St Nicholas Ways. Includes the sites of Sion, Alacahisar, Alakilise and other monastery churches
All the info you need to plan your daywalks, detailed descriptions and times for each section and info about historic places, large and small along the routes.
This new edition incorporates a general history of the area, a detailed history of St Nicholas and a description of his treasures. The map is new and the book is designed to complement the signposting and the website.
By Kate Clow and Chris Gardner Trekking in Turkey’s Black Sea Mountains, Thirty days of trekking and walking routes with detailed map and GPS data.
2nd edition of the original guide book to Turkey’s north-eastern Pontic mountains – the Kaçkar. Includes a detailed colour map of the area of Çamlıhemşin, Ayder, Yusufeli, Barhal and Yaylalar.
The book has all the info you need to plan your treks (guided or unguided, with or without mules). It has detailed descriptions, times and altitude diagrams for 8 separate treks across the Kaçkar range and the climb of Kaçkar peak.
It includes info about historic places (castles, mosques and churches, bridges) in the area as well as the facilities in each village or town. Photos and information on the flora and wildlife helps you to discover Turkey’s most famous National Park.
Turkey’s First Long-Distance Walking and Riding Route
The original and authorised guide book to the early, northwest Anatolian, stages of the 17th century Ottoman traveller Evliya Çelebi’s pilgrimage route to Mecca in 1671—from the Gulf of İzmit to İznik, Bursa, Kütahya, Afyon, Uşak and Simav.
The book has all the information you need to plan your hike, bicycle ride or horseback adventure. It has detailed route notes and times for each day-section, altitude diagrams, information about villages and towns along the trail, and much more, including Evliya’s lively descriptions of the places he visited, comparing them with what you can see today.
This guide is a mine of information about Evliya and his life and times, and allows you to rediscover ancient Ottoman ways through the countryside. You will also encounter the horse sports of rahvan and cirit that still flourish in this area. A map is included with the book, and further essential information is available on the dedicated website.