An early morning start will see you travelling towards the Ak Kopru river near to Dalyan for your fast flowing trip of a lifetime. If you have done this before you will understand that the river has Grade 3 rapids, this means that they are certainly accessible for beginners while giving the thrills of typical white water rafting. You will have a fabulous day paddling through canyons where the only sound is the flow of the river, to wider unspoiled wilderness that catch your breath in awe.
With around 3 hours rafting time, you will take time out, half way, to enjoy the surroundings, with swimming and cliff jumping for the energetic. This area of the Dalaman river is renowned for its magnificent unspoiled scenery and is ready and waiting for your adrenalin powered rafting experience to begin.
In 2023, price of Marmaris Rafting Tour is 50 € per person. People over 17 years old can attend this tour.
Early morning hotel transfer to the Dalaman river where you will have a buffet breakfast along the way, and then a short journey, with the rafts, to the Ak Kopru river base to begin. Professional guides will be with you all the way, usually one per raft. You will be given a safety briefing and handed your individual safety gear before you begin.
Travelling the river with its magnificent scenery you will rest after about 1.5 hours, where you can swim, jump in or relax.
Following on the next 1.5 hours to the base. With an average of 7 people per raft, you will learn the value of teamwork, as well as the adrenalin high of achievement.
As you approach the end of the rafting experience you may jump into the water and let the flow carry you back to the base itself. Lunch awaits your triumphant return.
Cost of Marmaris Rafting is 50 € per person in 2023.
This tour is organized every Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday. There is an early morning pickup time of around 07:30 and return to your hotel in Marmaris, at around 19:00.
Firstly this tour is not for anyone with existing heart conditions, nor for pregnant women. Children under the age of 17 are not normally allowed to take part. Please check that these rules still apply when purchasing your ticket.
Otherwise anyone can come along, even without previous experience, tuition will be given to ensure the maximum safety and enjoyment of your tour.
Yes, the safety equipment issued to you before you join the river will consist of a helmet and a life jacket. The buoyancy of the life jacket will mean there is no worry if you cannot swim. In fact, before the day is through you may well have learned to do so.
Do wear your swimsuit beneath t shirt and shorts. Appropriate water friendly footwear is also advised (not flipflops that will easily be lost in the water). Bring sun creams, glasses and a towel, for those swim breaks along the way.
Also bring some money with you for any extras you may wish to purchase at the end of the tour.
If you bring a camera you should keep it an a waterproof container. Though it should be noted that there will be little or no opportunity to take photographs when you are on the raft.
There will be a professional photographer in tow to take those action shots that you can never catch for yourself, and they would be available to see and or purchase at the end of your tour.
You may also leave your bags on board the bus and retrieve any items for use when you stop. The bus should be waiting at the half way stop and also at the end of your tour.
We do not recommend you bring valuables such as jewellery along.
The rafting tour is an enjoyable day out even for inexperienced to the extremely experienced, and a great way for family and friendship bonding.