Yunus Özdemir graduated in Classical Archaeology from Akdeniz University, Antalya in 2005 and has been a professional guide since 2003. His knowledge and passion for guiding have been appreciated by visitors from all over the globe.
After leading walking tours along the Lycian Way, it was Yunus who came up with the idea of discovering a long distance walking path exploring the ancient region of Caria. Yunus is married to fellow archaeologist Birsen, residing in Antalya with their young son Uluç Ege. He has worked on the Carian Trail project since 2009, hacking his way along ancient footpaths linking the archaeological sites of Caria.
He and Altay have now formed a tourism company called Southwest Turkey Ltd.