Kaya Village


Levissi ( Kayaköy ) was built on the site of the ancient city of Carmylessus in the Lycian time. After the Greek-Turkish War, population exchange agreement was signed by the Turkish and Greek governments and Kaya Village became a ghost town. Now it is preserved as a museum village, consists of thousands of rundown but still mostly intact houses and churches which cover a small mountainside and serve as a stopping place for tourists visiting Fethiye and nearby Ölüdeniz. Nearby Kaya village Ghost Town Turkey there is an historical monastry called Afkule which was caved in with a spoon by priest Hagios Elefterios. Accomodation opportinities are hotels, apartments, bungalows and tents in camping areas. Making a barbeque, tasting hand made wines made of special Kayakoy grapes and eating the delicious Turkish pancake made by  countrywomen, are the thing you should taste. There is a art workshop that you can try painting, photography and etc. You can also attempt excursions like horse riding, camel riding and ATV safari.