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 Rafting in Turkey

 Turkey  hosts many  rivers which are  suitable for rafting . Especially Coruh River, the Manavgat River, Melen  river , the Dim Brook ,  Alara Stream and the Dalaman River are the most known  and popular ones among many more others.

Last few years these rivers were prepared and made suitable for rafting,  now rafting activities are possible to be done  all around the year  in these rivers.  Many foreigners and professionals are only coming Turkey only because of the great river conditions for rafting.


A "Canoeing and Rafting Federation" was founded in Turkey after this  activity has become a widespread , popular sport in Turkey.   

 Travel agencies which are only have profession in rafting organizes various types of tours( daily , weekly etc.). If you are interested in extreme sports or get bored from the boring daily life activities you can consult one of these travel agencies and enjoy the unique experiences of rafting in Turkey.


Rafting tours are made with  professional guides and any equipment needed provided by the organizators.

 Here is a sample for a daily rafting tour  in Alanya ;

 Pick up from the hotel

Getting to the office of travel agency in koprulu kanyon

Information  and  instructions for rafting

Transfer to the start point

Paddling untill passing the first Rapid

Break time  in Bugrum kopru after the first  rapid ( Free time for swimming in crystal water and green nature )

Lunch at 1.00 p.m

After the lunch  starting the second lap

Getting to finish point around 16:30

Transfer back to hotels


Guiding services, equipments,  lunch, drinks and insurace are included in tour prices.

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26 Temmuz Cuma, 2013
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Kim Haymaker
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untouched nature, babling sound of the flowing water and screams of the rafters. get ready for the best day ever in Turkey with a rafting trip.