We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Private Trekking Tour
More Info
and up
Kayakoy Ghost Town and Fethiye Bazaar
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Fethiye 48300, Turkey
Write a Review
Reviews (1,035)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,035 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely not suitable for wheelchair users and anyone who is the slightest bit unsteady on their feet. The pathway is uneven cobbles and up a fairly steep hill. The stones are very shiny and their are no handrails to cling on to

Thank Gismo2004
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed overnight for early visit to the ruins beautiful serene place to visit lots of restaurants camel ride lovely place in mountains muzzy sent driver to pick us up and dropped back at hotel the following day

Thank Lscottie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ghost town (worth a climb up to the chapel at the top of the hill), walk over the mountains to Olu Deniz (allow a few hours), visit Muzzys place (great welcome and food) and stay at Villa Rhapsody just outside the village.

Thank shaunworthington
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited this site many times, it never fails to impress. There are several routes to the very top of the site so its worth a couple of visits. If you make it to the top you can see over to Olu Deniz. Wear...More

Thank 49jmac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What more can you say about Kaya other than amazing. Beautiful setting, amazing history. Wonderful little shops and places to eat. What's not to love. Every time we go it's hot and just a great day out. No matter what time of day you go...More

Thank kelly b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great day out for only 5tl, 3.5tl for the dolmus which drops you off right at the bottom. The further you climb the more impressive the views, loose stone under foot so I would suggest wearing sensible footwear (saw a few people in flipflops?!). I...More

Thank shancochranexo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the ghost village through a excursion. Its certainly worth a visit. We had a walk around the village and got some great pics. Its very eary seeing just how large the village is and how deserted it is.. Also the history of Kayakoy is...More

Thank Glyn H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When the clouds came over recently we used that say to visit Gemeler Beach (another review) and then Kaya. The village that is there now is a lovely insight into current village life if you ignore the obvious tourist restaurants (don't actually ignore Muzzy's it...More

Thank Allan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited there very early in the morning, around 7 am. It was just after the sunrise, little foggy, silent, and peaceful. It feels even more like a ghost town at that time and a kind of interesting feeling. Try it!

Thank Handan A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must see when visiting the region. We explored the day of kaya village festival and the life in the area was vibrant. Took our 1 year old and folded up daughters buggy letting her toddle around the safe areas. Son always finds it intriguing...More

Thank tink10000
Nearby Restaurants
Izela Restaurant
299 reviews
.54 km away
Istanbul Restaurant
427 reviews
.13 km away
Restaurant Bay Efetto
134 reviews
.39 km away
Cin Bal Kebab Restaurant
179 reviews
.46 km away
Nearby Attractions
Blue Lagoon (Oludeniz Beach)
5,395 reviews
3.48 km away
Billy's Beach
368 reviews
2.96 km away
Harmony Bar
115 reviews
3.85 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi, How often does the Dolmus run to and from Fethiye to Kayakoy please?
27 May 2017|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from Handan A | Reviewed this property |
In every 30 min. You can read big KAYA on the dolmus.
Sue H
Can you advise if the two churches are now open in Kayakoy please, for the past two years they have been closed and we would love to see inside them when we come back in July? Regards Sue
15 May 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Bay Efetto R |
Sue, It is still closed that I've heard.Under construction
Google Translation