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From Trabzon: 2 Days Maçahel, Camili, Maral Waterfall and Borçka Karagöl - Private Tour

From $ 71.25  $ 53.44  per person for the group up to 14

Visit the Maçahel which was declared as the first and only biosphere reserve area of our country in 2005 by UNESCO with a private tour from Trabzon. Spend 2 days full of fun with your family or friends in untouched nature.

From $ 71.25  $ 53.44  per person for the group up to 14

About this activity
Duration 2 days
Pick-up service Free pick up and drop-off from hotel or address is valid for Trabzon Merkez, Akçaabat, Yomra, Pelitli, Kaşüstü and Trabzon Airport.
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Ticket confirmation within 48 hours Once purchased, you’ll receive booking confirmation from the Zenofon Tours.
Professional licenced guiding service in English and Turkish Local guidance service with the best local knowledge about the region and culture in English and Turkish.
Easy cancellation Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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  • Explore the untouched natural beauties of the Eastern Black Sea with a tour from Trabzon.
  • Enjoy new vehicle and professional guidance, tailor-made breaks and times.
  • Stay in a Mountain House for a night in Maçahel and enjoy organic food.
  • Look closer at the Maral Waterfall, which is poured from a height of 65 m, and enjoy your tea against the waterfall.
Full description

Day 1  -Borçka Karagöl, Muratlı Dam and Maçahel
In the afternoon, we start our tour at Trabzon Airport or your preferred location. We continue our journey to Borçka Karagöl with our professional air-conditioned vehicle and our professional guide who knows best about its culture. Then we leave the coastal road to Hopa and continue on Artvin / Borçka road. After passing the Cankurtaran Pass by the tunnel, we arrive at Borcka. We take a short break at Muratlı Dam and then move and reach to Karagöl, an oxygen reservoir surrounded by emerald green forests at an altitude of 1500m above sea level. During your time in Karagöl, you can make a boat trip on the lake, take pictures of the most beautiful nature, walk around the lake and in nature. After sightseeing and lunch, we leave Karagöl and we are heading to Maçahel, which was declared the first and only biosphere reserve area of ​​our country in 2005 by UNESCO. We're settling in our mountain house. After dinner, sipping our coffee on the one hand while listening to detailed information about our guide, Maçahel. Then we are resting by giving free time. 

Day 2 - Maçahel, Camili Village and Maral Waterfall
After breakfast, place our luggage in our vehicles and go down to the center of Camili Village. Here you will find the opportunity to see our border very closely with Georgia. Then we continue to Maral Village with our vehicle and reach Maral Waterfall after 20 minutes walk. The waterfall is pouring from a height of about 63m in a single crime. In order to see the waterfall closely, we go down a 20-30m steep path. This is definitely not difficult, but it is not very easy to say. We will meet a pavilion and if we have the chance, we will have the opportunity to sip tea or coffee against the waterfall. After our visit to the waterfall, we return to the village of Maral. We will see a historical wooden mosque decorated with colorful patterns inspired by ancient traditions. After our visit to the mosque, we will have the opportunity to taste local home cooking in a village house overlooking the magnificent landscape of İremit neighborhood. After lunch we leave Maçahel, arrive at Hopa by crossing the Cankurtaran pass, then we move to Trabzon. We arrive in Trabzon after the break in Rize Botanical (Ziraat) tea garden, we transfer according to your transportation preference and we hope to meet you on another trip.

  • Accommodation in a Mountain House in Maçahel.
  • One breakfast and dinner at the hotel.
  • Licenced professional local guidance service in English and Turkish.
  • All the transportation and excursions specified in the program with the new model comfortable vehicle.
  • Free pickup and transfer from Trabzon Airport and intercity bus terminal.
  • National Park enterance fees.
  • Travel insurance
  • Lunch and drinks.

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Meeting point

Intercity Bus Terminal: Public bus station next by Intercity bus terminal at Değirmendere distric.

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Important informations
  • In the morning 9am, we will have free pick-up service from Trabzon Airport, intercity terminal and city center hotels. If you wish, you can join our tour from our office in Trabzon city center. Please contact our office if you have any other requests.
  • Before departure we will contact you for the list of participants.
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