FETHIYE TO OLIMPOS (VV) CABIN CHARTER – 4 DAYS/3 NTS

ITINERARY

THE LYCIAN COAST BY GULET

FETHIYE TO OLIMPOS
AND
OLIMPOS TO FETHIYE
CABIN CHARTERS 2017

THIS GULET TOUR DEPARTS IN BOTH DIRECTIONS
ALSO WITH 3 DAYS/2 NTS OPTIONS. ASK FOR MORE INFO

4 DAYS/3 NIGHTS | FREQUENT DEPARTURES FROM MID APRIL TO MID OCTOBER

GROUP SIZE VARIES

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DAY 1 - FETHIYE – BUTTERFLY VALLEY – OLUDENIZ AND ST NICHOLAS
Pick up from your hotel in Fethiye between 09:30 and 10:00 (Centrally located hotels only). Departure from Fethiye Harbor between 10.00 – 11.00 to Butterfly Valley and stop for a swim and visit this natural reserve where there are over one hundred kinds of different butterflies and you may hike to the waterfall. We then cruise to Ölüdeniz with the Blue Lagoon and a long sand and pebble beach with shops and restaurants. Here you may do Paragliding (optional and extra) or just enjoy swimming and snorkeling. Finally we come to St-Nicholas Island where we swim near the Byzantine ruins of a church and wharf. Dinner and overnight on the gulet. L.D.          
DAY 2 - KAS – KEKOVA
Early around sunrise we continue our cruise east making a nice swim-stop in Aquarium which is a passage between islets having a light sandy bottom and clear clean water (or Firnaz Bay near Kalkan). Anyone interested in diving (optional and extra) please let your captain know in the morning. Afterwards we cruise toward Kas stopping in a small nearby harbor for lunch. In the early afternoon we may visit this charming town with its small harbor and fishing boats.  Kas was once known as Antiphellos testified by its Lycian rock tombs, sarcophagi, temple and Roman Theater. We stay in a bay near Kekova Island for swimming, dinner and overnight on the gulet. B.L.D.  
DAY 3 - KEKOVA – SIMENA – GOKKAYA
Departure after breakfast to the Sunken City of Kekova which was submerged during an earthquake occurring nearly 2000 years ago. Our Blue Cruise then brings us to Simena, a traditional Turkish village (once an outpost of the Knights of Rhodes) with old stone houses, Lycian tombs (One partially sunken in the bay) and a Byzantine-Ottoman castle. You can enjoy water sports (optional and extra) In Gökkaya Bay. Dinner and overnight on the gulet. Free boat service to Smuggler’s Inn if you want to party at the rustic island disco or swim or just chill out on the gulet. The night is yours. B.L.D.
DAY 4 - PIRATE’S CAVE – ANDRIAKE – MYRA – DEMRE – OLIMPOS
After breakfast we visit the Pirate’s Cave before cruising to Andriake (Cayagzi) Harbor which hosts . Bus transfer to Demre where you can do banking or continue on to your next destination by bus. Transfer is included to Olimpos where we arrive between16.00 – 18.00. B

 

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DAY 1: OLIMPOS – DEMRE – PIRATES CAVE – KEKOVA - GOKKAYA
Pick up from Olimpos around 10.00 or from the Demre bus station at around 12:00 and transfer to Cayagzi (Andriake) then board your gulet and start your cruise of the wild Lycian Coast. You will visit the Sunken City of Kekova plunged into the sea by an earthquake many centuries ago which is a Lycian-Roman archaeological underwater site with ruins of later Greek settlements. See Simena, a traditional Turkish fishing village with its Byzantine/Ottoman castle and ancient olive trees in the nearby Necropolis. Stop in Gokkaya Bay, where optional water sports may be available (optional and extra) and a free boat service is available for Smuggler’s Inn Bar. Overnight on Gulet. L.D.
 

DAY 2: GOKKAYA – KAS – AQUARIUM BAY
We will depart for Kas after breakfast and enjoy a swimming break in Yaglica or a nearby bay, then head for the charming town of Kas where you will have lunch in the harbor and time to explore the town. Kas was known as Antiphellos in ancient times and there are ruins of Lycian rock tombs, sarcophagi and the Roman amphitheater, shopping and seaside cafes. Those who are interested in the diving excursion (optional and extra) will be transferred to the diving boat. Later on re-board the gulet and we stop at the Aquarium Bay with its crystal clear waters or another bay near Kalkan. Dinner and overnight on the gulet. B.L.D.
 

DAY 3: BUTTERFLY VALLEY – OLUDENIZ BLUE LAGOON
Depart for Butterfly Valley around sunrise where we stop, if sea conditions permit, for breakfast, swimming and to visit this natural reserve, hosting over 136 kinds of different butterflies and moths. There is an optional hike to the waterfalls. Oludeniz (The Blue Lagoon) is our next stop. Option for paragliding from Babadag Mountain available (optional and extra). After lunch we will visit St-Nicholas Island with its Byzantine ruins and there will be opportunity for swimming. Dinner and overnight on the gulet. B.L.D.
 

DAY 4: ST NICHOLAS – SAMANLIK BAY - FETHIYE
After breakfast we depart for Samanlik or Tarzan’s Bay and enjoy lunch and a swim. Arrival in Fethiye Harbor in the early afternoon around 12:30 – 13:30. B.L. 

STANDARD GULETS – 6 – 9 CABINS (20 – 29 METERS)

  • Type of Boat: Traditional Wooden Gulet (M/S)
  • Duration: 3 Nights – 4 Days
  • Embarkation: Fethiye or Demre Harbour
  • Disembarkation: Demre or Fethiye Harbour

BLUE CRUISE ITINERARY FROM FETHIYE TO OLIMPOS - 2017
MID APRIL - MID OCTOBER DEPARTURES ON TUESDAY + SATURDAY 
WITH OPTIONAL DEPARTURES ON THURSDAY

BLUE CRUISE ITINERARY FROM OLIMPOS TO FETHIYE - 2017
MID APRIL - MID OCTOBER DEPARTURES ON TUESDAY + FRIDAY 
WITH OPTIONAL DEPARTURES ON SUNDAY

PRICE PER PERSON IN DOUBLE OR TRIPLE CABIN:
APRIL/MAY /JUNE/OCT: 220 EUROS
JULY/SEPT: 260 EUROS
AUGUST: 280 EUROS
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT 75% - EXCEPT IN AUGUST 100%


Also 3 days/2 nights mini cruises are available:
KAS TO OLIMPOS
KAS TO FETHIYE
FETHIYE TO DEMRE
OLIMPOS TO OLUDENIZ


3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS PRICE PER PERSON IN DOUBLE OR TRIPLE CABIN:
APRIL/MAY /JUNE/OCT: 205 EUROS
JULY/SEPT: 245 EUROS
AUGUST: 265 EUROS
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT 75% - EXCEPT IN AUGUST 100%


DISCOUNTS FOR CHILDREN
*Age 1-3 free but not recommended to join the gulet cruise. Age 4-10 charged 50% if in parents cabin (No extra bed is given with discounted price) 11+ charged at adult rate. If more than two children, the first child is charged 50% and every child after charged full price. (Per couple)

INCLUDES:
Accommodation in a cabin with private bath and shower, snorkels & masks, fishing lines, meals as mentioned (3 x breakfast, 4 x lunch, 3 x dinner and afternoon tea/coffee/biscuits) and tax.
 
NOT INCLUDED:
Drinks (sold on board at reasonable prices – please do not bring your own), tips to crew and entry fees to national parks or archaeological sites, water sports, paragliding, optional tours or anything not specifically mentioned. Towels (Bring your own!) *Passengers may bring snacks, such as fruit, nuts, muesli, yoghurt, chocolate.

NOTE: In case of poor weather and/or sea conditions, this program is subject to change without notice. No money will be refunded.