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Canoeing in Turkey

Discover Turkey, home of canoeing


Canoeing Experience in Turkey

Turkey is one of the best locations in Europe for canoeing experience with its crystal clear seas and whitewater rivers. Let the river waters take you on a memorable journey towards the sea.

Canoeing Turkey

Turkey provides great opportunities for water sports like canoeing, with its rich natural resources and hundreds of beautiful rivers. Today, canoeing has become particularly popular in Turkey and it needs good physical exercise to succeed in it.

Turkey offers fantastic canoeing sections, river and lake systems and more adventurous routes. The best season for canoeing is the all year round, some rivers are suitable for canoeing throughout the year.

Great Outdoor Activity

Canoeing is an outdoor activity that involves a special kind of canoe. Some canoes are called kayaks. When exactly a canoe can be called a kayak is difficult to determine though, and often arbitrary.

Canoeing Spots and Clubs

If you do not have your own canoe or kayak, there are plenty of places to hire one, for example campsites, hotels and tour operators. Also, there are organised paddling tours as well as courses for beginners.

In Turkey, there are many organized areas to practise canoeing. The most common canoe boats in Turkey are the two paddled canoes. In Turkey, canoeing can be practised in Fethiye, Kas, Kalkan, Gocek, Dalaman, Didim and Kusadasi.

Canoeing in Turkey

Canoeing, Kusadasi, Aydin