8 DAYS MARMARIS-FETHIYE BLUE CRUISES TURKEY TOUR
DAY 1 MARMARIS You can head to your gulet for check in from 15:30pm in Marmaris harbour. This is where you will be staying the first night, so you have time to go and explore Marmaris, its beautiful harbour and old town! You will have dinner onboard so you get time to know your fellow passengers, then you have the night to go and check out the famous Marmaris nightlife!
DAY 2 MARMARIS TO EKINCIK BAY After breakfast you will leave harbour and get your first chance to absorb yourself in cruising way of life. You can sit back and enjoy the spectacular views from the gulet, relax, swim and sunbathe. You will arrive to Ekincik Bay where you will have the option to go on an excursion to Kaunas where you can take a river boat trip to see the ancient Lycian tombs built high in the rock face, go take a mud bath and/or relax on the Turtle Beach. If you would prefer to just stay on the boat, swim and relax there are plenty of water sports available in this area to keep you occupied if you are looking for something a little more active.
DAY 3 EKINCIK BAY TO TERSANA ISLAND After breakfast you cruise onto Aga Limani where you can take a swim to the small beach along the shores of this bay. Once we finish off lunch we head to the bay of Manastir for another dip in the pristine waters. This afternoon we will make our way to Cleopatra and Hamam Bays. It is said that Cleopatra herself ordered to have shiploads of white sand to be brought here from Egypt to create her own secret paradise. There are also remains of old Roman Baths that you can swim through. Tonight we will anchor down at Tersane Island, which is the largest island of the Fethiye Gulf.
DAY 4 TERSANA ISLAND TO FETHIYE Today we head onto Fethiye via the Twelve Islands area. Our first stop is Kizil Ada (Red Island) where you can enjoy a swim around the island that is covered with small red pebbles. By the late afternoon, you will be in Fethiye Harbour where there will be plenty of time to go and explore all Fethiye has to offer. From the ancient Lycian Tombs, which are a short walk away from the harbour, to the old town for a spot of shopping or you may like to go further afield and visit Kayakoy, the abandoned Greek town.
DAY 5 FETHIYE TO GULF OF FETHIYE This morning you will Departing Fethiye harbour and cruise on through the Twelve Islands area, stopping for lunch and swimming breaks in one of the many bays found in this area. Tonight is sunset in a secluded bay along the way.
DAY 6 GULF OF FETHIYE TO AGA LIMANI BAY After breakfast we will cruise onto Bedri Rahmi Bay, one of the most popular bays in the area. You can either spend your time swimming in the crystal clear water or take the time to swim to the small beach and explore the ancient Lycian ruins hidden in the trees. Later in the day we head onto Domuz (Pork) Island before anchoring down at Aga Limani Bay where we will have dinner and stay overnight.
DAY 7 AGA LIMANI BAY TO MARMARIS An early start for the crew as they will have the gulet cruising for you to wake up in Kumlubuk Bay for breakfast. The morning will be spent here as it is one of the largest stretches of beach along the peninsula. We then motor onto Cennet Island, where you will have lunch and your last chance for a swim.
Arriving in Marmaris Harbour around 16:00pm this is where we will stay overnight. Being in the harbour you will have the chance to get to explore Marmaris - the City Centre, the shops & night life.
DAY 8 MARMARIS Your cruising experience will end after breakfast, around 10:30am. It''s time to farewell your new friends and crew.
8 DAYS MARMARIS-FETHIYE BLUE CRUISES TURKEY TOUR Photos
Port and marina fees, taxes and fuel are all included in your cabin charter package price.Passengers have the use of all standard yachting equipment on board. This includes snorkels and masks and board games.All meals are included for the duration of your cruise. This includes breakfast, lunch,dinner, afternoon tea and snacks.Drinks are not provided in your cabin charter package.
Tour Not Includes
Linen is provided on this cabin charter. Please note that you must bring along your own bathbeach towel.No towels are providedEntrance fees and optional activities are not included in the cabin charter package price. On this cabin charter, you may not bring along your own drinks. All drinks excluding water are sold on board at reasonable prices, drinking water is included on this cruise. A bar tab is set up for the duration of the week. All bar tabs are paid on the conclusion of your cruise.Your cabin charter is a non-guided tour.There is no local guide on board providing information on the sites and locations.
If discovering Turkey’s Turquoise Coast on a gulet cruise is high on your agenda, then why not stay on for a week of cruising this amazing coastline. Departing Marmaris you blue cruise for 8 days and 7 nights is sure to be the highlight of your time in Turkey. Once you are on board there is a nice balance between life at sea and having time in ports, where you can go stretch your legs to discover the delightful shops and markets, or visit cultural sights.
In this week you will get to visit the towns of Fethiye, Gocek and Marmaris where historical sights will inspire and captivate and the shopping may hurt your credit cards. You will have the optional excursion of a day to go to the mud baths of Dalyan and Turtle Beach or partake in some water sports if they interest you. There are many hidden bays that you will get to swim and relax in as well as getting to visit the historical and famous Cleopatra Baths named after the famous Cleopatra herself. It is said that she visited the bath on her honeymoon with Marc Antony and is still one of the highlight attractions in the area. You will walk away at the end of the week relaxed, tanned and wanting more.
This weeklong gulet cruise is on a standard gulet. All cabins are double cabins and all solo travellers are given their own cabin (with single supplement fee). The cabins all have their own bathrooms and there is plenty of space on deck, on the sunbeds or back lounges to always find the perfect place to unwind. Your gulet cruise onto Fethiye is a very popular cruise option as it affords time in many seaside villages along the southern coastline of the Med. Marmaris is heart of gullet cruises In Turkey