The Wetterhornaufzug CableCar, built in Grindelwald / Switzerland in 1908, was only the first of many milestones installed by the doppelmayr.com group in modern rope cable technology. The Group is the undisputed leader and guide of the market in terms of innovation and quality in roped cable-car technology with its 60% share in world markets. Roped cablecars are excellent vehicles that provide access to nature in a wide range of steep valleys, rivers, glaciers, or many other hard-to-reach areas. The Olympos Roped Cable Car facility is operated by Doppelmayr / Garaventa company, which is designed and built in accordance with European CEN norms and harsh environmental conditions, equipped with the most modern technological roped Cable car. See more.
If you come with your own car, you can use our free car park. The first impressions you made in substation will always awaken you a wonder about the services waiting for you at our summit station Our sub station is located in the peaceful skirts of the imposing Olympos mountain summit and in the green of the National Park If you wish, you can relax here with coffee, infused tea and many other drinks and snacks also at this time you can watch the mountain ranges extending from east to west on the horizon and you will experience the excitement of accessing the unique panoramic view waiting for you at the highest mountain peak of Beydağları National Park. See more.
Our service starts with getting on a panoramic cabin equipped with large windows that can accommodate up to 80 people. After the place where the tree cover is finished and the pure limestone surface starts to be seen is 1900 meters high from the sea level. At this time, the structure of the mass of the mountain, which is well visible, allows us to read geological history. The vascular structure of the mountain rocks is steep in many places, giving us important clues about the formation of this magnificent view. See more.
Red colored and tiny Saharan dust carried by the southeast winds in the spring reach to the high hills of the mountain and so this tells us that the summer months will begin. Snow-bearing slopes begin to shine in red and white with the effect of light rays reaching from low of Early morning and evening sun of this period. The summit of the mountain, usually with the first snow falling in November, often has a white cover lasts until the end of May. Tourists who visit our mountain in the winter time get a chance to see rare snow cover in these regions and at the same time they can catch a glimpse of a snow storm in the presence of a hot drink. See more.
Olympos cable car facility is the most popular tourist attraction in the region and is an unforgettable activity holiday in Turkey both for the sun-loving tourists who come during the summer season and for the culture and nature tourists who come to the Antalya region in the other months of the year. We are aware that we are responsible for the environment and economy of our region. For this reason, it is an important element of our activities to fulfill the strict obligations of the National Park Administration and to cooperate closely with tourist service providers, private or public institutions, local and regional municipalities, public units and educational institutions. See more.
Our Cable car journey continues at a height that refreshes our guests over the red and black pines rooted in untouched lands , and sometimes goes over the lower regions, on stunted shrubs and leafy trees. Rare cedars, distinguished from the leaves of the emerald green colored needles and the flat typical hill branches , are located intensively in the medium height land in this National Park The region where the tree cover is over and where only the lichen and algae plants can survive, starts at about 1,900 m above sea level. Among the local wild animals there are a number of tufted and predatory bird species; mammals such as wild boars, wolves, lynxes, yews,black turtles, lizards and small reptiles such as chameleons. In this habitat there are also numerous interesting insect species. See more.
Turkey is a perfect holiday paradise with the turqoıse coloured shining sea of the southern Mediterranean, with exquisite beaches, virgin nature and a multi cultural rooted heritage that human beings have left us in this basin. Olympos cable-car is 50 km. far from the city center of Antalya. Our cable-car establishment which is built with the most up-to-date CEN norms and at the height of 2.365 m. from sea level, is suitable with the slogan ''Sea to Sky'', and combined the classical sea and mountain vacation activities. Because of being sunny on average 300 days of the year, it is a center of attraction for the tourists from all over the world to spend their holiday in Antalya region. See more.
The executives of Olympos cable-car, are aware of their responsibility for the visitors who spends time there. Apart from our staff who are responsible for the technical facility operated in the cable-car, peak station manager trained in Alpine resque techniques, is responsible from the security of visitors and for the functionality of the safety equipment at summit station. An independent control authority appointed by us inspects the safety of human and technical infrastructure in accordance with the legal regulations. For the safety of the facility, we appointed the esteemed ORSA company in Antalya for coordination and security affairs with the local gendarmerie and about the security services.
Our firm is in close cooperation with National Park Forest Adminisrations on forest protection . Unique location of our summit station , is also helpful for early determination of possible dangers that may happen and watching the forest. Our establishments are equipped with automatic emergency and fire extinguishing devices, whose maintenances are done periodically, we also have a large number of biodegradable fire extinguishing devices. Its water storage fire extinguishing pond in sub-station creates a small habitat for fish which are released into it. Automatic fire protection equipment installed at the park station, is fed from a fire water reservoir with a large capacity.
At the bottom and peak stations there are first-aid staff, rescue and first-aid equipment just in case, as well as a ful and ly automated cardiac defibrillator in both stations.
In addition to the ambulance services of local government hospitals, we have a contract for health services with Yaşam Hospital in Kemer, which has been conducting extensive medical activities since 1996. Apart from the private patients, Private Yaşam Hospital provides health services to the members of SGK, many governmental organs and the members of private establishments.