K.A.S. Tours - Excursions, Trips to K.A.S ( Kursunlu, Aspendos, Side ), Turkey
K.A.S...K.A.S is shortening of " Kurşunlu Waterfall, Aspendos , Side " words. K..A.S Tour is an unique day trip where you can visit historical remains and natural beauties together. This cultural and natural excursion visits the beautiful waterfall at Kurşunlu, the well preserved ampitheatre in Aspendos, the temple of Apollo and the historical town of Side.
The fascinating historical remains and natural sights will make your trip unforgettable...
Aspendos was an ancient city in Pamphylia,
Asia Minor, located about 40 km east of the modern
city of Antalya. Aspendos is situated on the hill of
an acropolis, at a height of 40 metres,and 6 km
inland from the Mediterranean Sea. The name of the
city in the Luwian language was “Asiawanda” meaning
“Country of Horses”.
The old Greeks spelled the name as Aspendous, According to tradition.
Aspendos is founded by Greek colonists from Argos of mapsos, who came to Pamphylia after the Trojan War, around 13 th century BC and started to grow.
The Aspendos Theatre today has been accepted as
the best preserved antique theatre with the best
acoustics in the world. The Annual Aspendos
İnternational Opera and Ballet Festival and Antalya
Music and Film Festival gala is performed here every
year since 1994.
The theater’s capacity is estimated to have been 15,000 sittin places.
Side : Side (Greek: Σίδη Side, Turkish: Side) was an ancient Greek city in Anatolia, in the region of Pamphylia, in what is now Antalya province, on the southern Mediterranean coast of Turkey. It is now a resort town and one of the best-known classical sites in Turkey, near Manavgat and the village of Selimiye, 75 km from Antalya) in the province of Antalya.
It is located on the eastern part of the Pamphylian coast, which lies about 20 km east of the mouth of the Eurymedon River. Today, as in antiquity, the ancient city is situated on a small north-south peninsula about 1 km long and 400 m across. Colossal ruins, theatre complex, apollon temple, mosaic floors are major remains in this city.
: The Kurşunlu Waterfall (Turkish:
Kurşunlu Şelalesi) is located 19 km from Antalya,
Turkey at the end of a 7 km road branching off to
the north of the Antalya-Serik-Alanya highway at a
point 12 km from Antalya. It is reduced to a mere
trickle in the summer months.
The waterfall is on one of the tributaries of the Aksu River and its situation in the midst of a pine forest is of quite exceptional beauty. The countryside around the water forms a lovely picnic and pleasure spot only twenty minutes from the centre of the city of Antalya.
Our company organizes daily guided tours, day trips, excursions for KAS ( Kurşunlu, Aspendos, Side ) from major cities as Antalya, Antalya Sea Cruise Port, Alanya, Kemer, Side, Manavgat, Belek, Boğazkent, Gazipaşa, Serik, Lara Beach, Konyaaltı, Kundu, Olympos, Adrasan, Olimpos, Finike, Kumluca, Demre, Kale, Kaş, Kalkan, Patara, Fethiye, Marmaris and other holiday villages. This scheduled trips takes 4 - 8 hours depending on cities. If you are planning to have travel those cities, we recommend you to book " K.A.S tour " and visit this world of wonder place. Book now your " antalya tour " ticket online !