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Mugla - Fethiye
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 3500 m2
Persons: 8
Category: Organic Farmstay
Host ID: 18865
Country: Turkey

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Last Updated: March 8, 2020

Tangala means Squrirrel in very local language. Farm is located at the west end of the Taurus mountains in the pine and cedar forests, located at 700 meters high from sea level with its cool breeze in hot summer days. It is only 20 minutes away with a nice walk path from ancient ruined Lycian village; Tlos. The village is surrounded by many spring waters which makes it a habitual area since ancient times. This makes the village very suitable for trekking, bicycling and camping. By vehicle, you can reach at famous 18km long Saklikent George and Fethiye town in 30 minutes, to beaches; Patara, Kalkan and Kas in 60 minutes.

The hosts, Cem (41), Buket(41) and Melis(0) were influenced by the cultural and natural beauty of this region when he was cycling from Istanbul to Antalya. Cem is musician and who played irish-scottish folk music in Europe and Istanbul long years and he is part of blues-rock band in Fethiye region. Some members of his family, friends and old woofer/helpers are often join back to Tangala & shares farm life there, so its a groving community.

They are living in big stone farm house which located on cheese dairy. There is also Cob house where they use as music room. In farm there are two cats and Golden Retriever dog called "BUBU". Tangala Farm producing goods first for needs of who shares farm life in there. They do their own cheese, wine, bread, yogurt, jams, honey, fruits, vegeables, etc..

Cheese and beekeeping workshops are main focus in farm. Cooking is cooperative both for volunteers and guests. Smoking is allowed outdoors. There are 4 bycles for common use. Tangala Farm wellcoming specially who is interested beekeeping, dairy works, eco-farming, permaculture, alternative building, outdoor sports, hiking, bike-enduro bike, camping-caravan, music, arts, yoga, academics and cooking to share.

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