Walk Overview / Highlights - Cliff-top trails and isolated beaches from start to finishThis is a walk in three parts. The first part is a loggers trail that runs from headland to headland passing lots of isolated sandy beaches. these are all home to nesting turtles which sometimes been seen swimming near the cliffs. The headland here are a series of climbs and descents, 150m, 200m &270m. Each time the track descends to one of the beaches below where short tracks kead onto the sand.The second part is a classic coastal path that winds in and out around headland with crystal clear waters below. here there more opportunities to enjoy a swim. The headlands vary in height form 50m to 70m to 90m.From the final headland you will see ahead of you the long that joins the holiday villages of Çirali & Olympos. Crossing the beach you will find numerous watering holes before heading into the ruins of the ancient city of Olympos.At the half-way point (in distance but not in time!) is Maden Beach. Maden means mining in Turkish and this beach was the base fro Chromium mining in the hills inland. As you approach maden beach you will a stone built warehouse to the right of the track. this houses the engine from the machine used to crush the ore. You can be grateful to these miners as it was them who carved out the tracks between here and Çirali.This is a a classic coastal walk with some great beaches. A recent guest said that when going over the last few headlands “The water was so clear I could have gone fishing with a rifle.”From Tekirova Back To Olympos Transfer Times (Out / In) 45mins / 20minsDistance 21km Duration 6-6.5hrs Max Height 235m TotalAscent 780m Total Descent 800mTerrain Easy underfoot with a few steady climbs to Maden Beach. From Maden a series of rocky (low max 90m) headlands lie ahead. Beaches past each headland and a long beach at Çirali & Olympos. Lots of swimming opportunities and lots of tempting beach side bars towards the end.