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  • From Side: Whitewater Rafting in Koprulu Canyon

    1. From Side: Whitewater Rafting in Koprulu Canyon

    Get picked up from your hotel in Side and enjoy a transfer to the activity starting point in an air-conditioned bus. Upon arrival, get kitted out with the necessary equipment and listen to a quick safety briefing before your adventure begins. Now its time to enjoy a wonderful river rafting activity along Turkey's stunning Köprüçay River. Admire panoramic views of the Taurus Mountains as you pass through the natural beauty of the Koprulu Canyon. Challenge yourself as you battle against white water waves, holes and drops. Enjoy getting wet as you splash through the rapids and stop for lunch at the riverside before continuing down the river.

    Firstly, COVID.. no precautions by staff or travellers were taken which was a shame.. now the good part Everything else was brilliant, staff were great, river trip great, recommend to anyone.. unless you are worried about COVID

  • From Side: Koprulu Canyon National Park Safari with Lunch

    2. From Side: Koprulu Canyon National Park Safari with Lunch

    Get picked up from your hotel in an air-conditioned bus. At your first stop, you'll have a briefing about the rafting experience. Then take the rafting equipment including a paddle, helmet, and lifevest. Drive to the rafting starting point by bus. Before the ride starts, take a photo near the amazing Ancient Roman Bridge and Canyon.  Next, bring your boat into the Koprucay River. Each boat will have a maximum of 10 people.  When you paddle down in the river, you will be filled with adrenalin and have the paparazzi team take your photos. Sail along for 14 km before taking a break to swim in the cool water and enjoy a drink. Afterward, watch the film of you sailing along the river. Have a look through the photos and purchase some to take your memories home with you.  Then, drive to the  Safari area by bus. There will be a piece of small information about driving and you'll conduct a t...

  • Koprulu Canyon Full-Day Rafting and Canyoning Tour

    3. Koprulu Canyon Full-Day Rafting and Canyoning Tour

    Enjoy an adventure away from the beaches of Antalya Province with a full-day canyoning and rafting tour in Koprulu Canyon National Park. Transfer from your hotel in Antalya, Alanya, Belek, Kemer, Manavgat or Side to a meeting point approximately 2 kilometers from the start point of your adventure. On arrival, get a safety briefing and instructions before your set off. During the day you will experience 2 very different canyons: a narrow warm water canyon surrounded by sheer rock cliffs for canyoning; and a wide cold water canyon of forested cliffs and natural waterfalls. Pause to swim and dive into crystal clear water, enjoy natural water slides and Jacuzzis, along with other fun activities. Halfway through, enjoy a break to take in the beauty of the Koprulu Canyon and Kopru River. The 1st course (Canyon Course) will take about 1.5 hours to complete. Then, walk through the canyon to a...

    The guides were really nice and always offered help when needed. Best pet was the swimming in canyon. The water was so clear but really really cold. Would definitely do it again!

  • Köprülü Canyon Antalya: Whitewater Rafting Trip

    4. Köprülü Canyon Antalya: Whitewater Rafting Trip

    Enjoy a wonderful river rafting adventure along Turkey's stunning Köprüçay River. Arising from the Taurus mountains and passing through the natural beauty of the canyons, Köprüçay River falls into the Mediterranean Sea to the south. Feeding on the subterranean waters of the high-walled canyons standing on both sides, rafting through this pristine river is one of the most beautiful natural recreation activities in Turkey. Join this exciting rafting adventure and challenge the white water waves, holes and drops in a great raft. Enjoy getting wet splashing through the rapids, and take a break from the raft to swim and surf the big waves. The tour takes place between the historical Oluk and Karabük bridges and has a difficulty level of about 2-3.

    Super nice day, the instructors were great, the food was very good, the descent lasts only 2 hours, a little short. But really great activity with friends or family.

  • Turkish Riviera: Full-Day Off Road and Rafting Tour

    5. Turkish Riviera: Full-Day Off Road and Rafting Tour

    Enjoy 2 great outdoor adventures on one full-day tour, with round-trip transfers from the Turkish Riviera resorts of Alanya, Belek, Side, Manavgat and Antalya. Suitable for all ages, the off-road adventure by 4WD vehicle will take you into the forested hills and rugged canyons of Köprülü Canyon National Park. Each Land Rover has seating for 10 passengers. Your driver will take you along the dirt roads of the park, with a back-up technical team on hand in case of any problems. Experience the rich flora and fauna of the park as you drive through rivers and over hills. Pass through the typical villages of Kilimli, Sağırin and Kepez on the rocky plateaus of the region. Upon arrival at the raft facilities at Köprülü Canyon National Park, enjoy a delicious lunch, before swapping land for water and rafting across the cool waters of Köprüçay river.

    This was definitely one of our favorite excursions! The off road drive was a lot of fun and rafting in the Köprülü Canyon was absolutely amazing! Highly recommend!

  • Full-Day White Water Rafting at Köprülü Canyon

    6. Full-Day White Water Rafting at Köprülü Canyon

    Add adrenaline and extreme emotions to your Turkish vacation with a full-day white water rafting adventure on the Köprüçay River of the Köprülü Canyon. Sit back and relax on the 57 mile (95 kilometer) scenic drive from Antalya to Köprülü Canyon National Park where up to 7,000 people can raft on the river at the same time during the summer months. Upon arrival, you will be fully equipped by your rafting guide and given a safety briefing to help you through the day. No previous experience is needed and no swimming ability is required. Even children (6-12 years old), accompanied by their parents, can join this family ride. Then head out onto the waters of the Köprüçay River to raft the rapids of the 8.5-mile (14-kilometer) canyon, where the 2nd-century Oluk Bridge towers 88 feet (27 meters) high, lending even more drama to the backdrop of your rafting adventure.

    The trip is great, lots of fun and water and sun even pick up was delay 40 minutes but everything is perfect

  • River Rafting & Jeep Safari at Koprulu Canyon

    7. River Rafting & Jeep Safari at Koprulu Canyon

    Start your day with a pick up from your hotel in an air-conditioned bus. Once you hop aboard this comfortable vehicle, you will take a 70 km scenic drive to Koprulu Canyon. Once you arrive at the park, you will be provided with all the equipment you need for the day, such as a life vest, helmet and paddle. Team leaders will be on site to provide you with any information you need, available in a wide array of languages.  Kick start the adventure with a drive around Koprulu Canyon National Park in a Jeep. This Jeep safari is a fantastic way to discover the terrain and grab some memorable photo opportunities. After your 1.5-hour off-road experience, paddle through stunning scenery during a 7 km journey. Midway through your rafting experience, you'll get to stop for lunch at a delicious restaurant before heading back out onto the raft. The crew will be kind enough to grab photos and video ...

    Amazing experience. Guide was friendly and helpful. Did jeep safari first which was bit scary but we really enjoyed it. Rafting experience was best accompanied by lunch. I feel lunch could be little better but in this price it was not bad at all . Overall it was good value for money.

  • Side: Whitewater Rafting in Koprulu Canyon

    8. Side: Whitewater Rafting in Koprulu Canyon

    You will be transported in an airconditioned bus from your hotel to the activity start point. When you arrive at Koprulu Canyon, you will be given your equipment (life vest, helmet, and paddle). If you need extra equipment, such as suitable shoes, you can purchase them here. After you have received the necessary information, you will find yourself on the cold waters of the Koprucay River. Paddle down the river for around 14 kilometers and have lunch midway down. At the end of the program, you will watch a movie and see photos of your adventure (optional to purchase). After changing your clothes, you will return to your hotel.

    Amazing raft experience, would definitely recommend! It goes little slow waiting for everyone but just have entertaining comedy people on the same boat, no diva’s and none who don’t paddle, it weighs you down lol

  • River Rafting & Buggy Cross Safari at Koprulu Canyon

    9. River Rafting & Buggy Cross Safari at Koprulu Canyon

    Start your day with a pick up from your hotel in an air-conditioned bus. Once you hop aboard this comfortable vehicle, you will take a 70 km scenic drive to Koprulu Canyon. Once you arrive at the park, you will be provided with all the equipment you need for the day, such as a life vest, helmet and paddle. Team leaders will be on site to provide you with any information you need, available in a wide array of languages.  Kick start the adventure by driving your Buggy Bikes around Koprulu Canyon National Park. Take unique photos of this landscape for unforgettable holiday memories. After 45-minutes of buggying, you can start to paddle in your rafting boat, an experience that lasts for about 7 km with an included stop half of the way at a restaurant for lunch. After lunch, continue your paddle through pristine nature before arriving at the finish point. During your paddle, the team will ca...

    Very nicely organised, a lot of activities offered on the way. Not too much extreme, still quite a nice nature around. Take a swimming mask with you to protect your face from dust and mud when riding a buggy bike:)

  • Rafting & Quad Safari Combi Tour

    10. Rafting & Quad Safari Combi Tour

    Experience a day filled with adrenaline on this rafting tour, perfect for fans of outdoor sports. Visit Koprulu Canyon National Park, Turkey’s most popular watersports area. Be picked up from a local hotel and meet with an expert guide at the Koprukay River, perfect for rafting tours and embedded in the wonderful Mediterranean scenery. Listen to a guide's rafting instructions upon arrival at the Koprucay River, then board a raft. Feel the adrenaline while paddling down the Koprucay River and enjoy the outstanding beauty of the Koprulu Canyon National Park. Go for a swim and be served a delicious lunch to recharge while on the trip. After lunch, be transferred to Quad Safari Circuit. Arrive at the facility and watch a short instructional movie about driving before going for two test drives around the facility. After the test drives, the tour can begin. Follow a tour leader and enjoy ...

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What people are saying about Side

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 481 reviews

It was very nice and a very great result. Both the rafting and buggy rides were so much fun and very fun too. The whole thing was well organized and everything went as expected. One can only recommend this trip.

Great value for money. Normally about 100 euros per person for a trip. costs only 26 euros paid! Mega ... trsiner etc was great too! Gladly again...

Very nice activity overall. Sinan is a wonderful guide, full of energy and funny, I can reccommend him any day

The trip is great, lots of fun and water and sun even pick up was delay 40 minutes but everything is perfect

Even if the water was very cold, it was a lot of fun.