Dean started his travels in Turkey back in 1988 and has since explored much of the country on foot, sea kayak and mountain bike. After giving up his naval career as a marine engineer he now resides in Kayakoy with his wife Ayşe and daughter Nilsu. Along with managing an outdoor company he is author of several regional guide books including A Guide to Kayaköy.
Yunus graduated in Classical Archaeology from Akdeniz university, Antalya in 2005 and has been a professional guide since 2003. His knowledge and passion for guiding have been appreciated by visitors from all over the globe. After leading walking tours along the Lycian way it was Yunus who came up with the idea to discover a long distance walking path exploring the ancient region of Caria. Yunus is married to fellow archaeologist Birsen, residing in Antalya with their young son Uluç Ege.
Altay graduated from Hacıtepe University, Ankara in 2006 and became a professional licensed tourist guide in 2009. He worked as an activity leader specializing in canyoning , sea kayaking, trekking and mountain biking before maturing into a cultural guide. He now guides an international clientele exploring the diversity of all the regions of Turkey. Altay is co founder of the Carian Trail project and his love of the outdoors is expressed through his photography which has been published in several books and many magazines. (For more photographs www.turkishlandscape.com)
Official Page of Carian Trail
Our tour are run under TURSAB (Association of Turkish Travel Agencies) No: 5017