DAY 1 - MARMARIS
Boarding starts at 15.30 in the Marmaris Marina. You will have to visit the old town and bazaar of Marmaris with its small streets and hundreds of shops, bars, and restaurants. The castle of Marmaris, dating from 1577 is situated on the old town hill and offers a beautiful view of the harbour. Marmaris was built upon one of the antique Carian cities called Phyckos and has been under the rule of many different civilizations. Dinner and overnight on the gulet. D
DAY 2 - ARAP ISLAND – BOZUKKALE
After breakfast, you will be informed about the cruise itinerary and the gulet. We cruise to Arap Island where we will all enjoy a nice lunch. We make our way to Bozukkale, known as Loryma in ancient times but now called 'crooked castle' because one side of the structure has crumbled away. Dinner and overnight stay will be at Bozukkale. B.L.D.
DAY 3 - DATCA
After breakfast, we pass through an enchanting area of small islands and tall mountains before anchoring in the Datca Harbor. Datca is a small town that dates back to the Dorian times and it is the nearest place to the ancient city of Knidos, which is located near the end of a long and narrow peninsula which separates the Aegean from the Mediterranean Seas. You may join an optional excursion to the ancient city of Knidos. You may join an optional excursion to the ancient city of Knidos. For those not joining the excursion, we may anchor in a near and nice bay called Kargı for those who wish to remain on the gulet and enjoy a swimming stop. In the evening you will also have free time to visit Datca with its lovely little streets and harbor. B.L.D.
DAY 4 - AKTUR – BENCIK
We will cruise to Aktur after breakfast, which lies between two little tiny beaches. In the afternoon we visit Bencik, which has a very narrow entrance but a unique view once you get inside. Bencik is located at the narrowest part of the peninsula that divides Hisaronu Gulf from the Gokova Gulf. You should take a short walk up to the top of the hill in Bencik to see fantastic views of these two gulfs. Around 500 B.C. the inhabitants of Knidos (Cnidus) wanted to dig a tunnel in Bencik, the narrowest land piece of the peninsula, as a defense line against the Persians; however, they could not manage and the city was conquered by the invaders. Dinner and overnight stay will be in Bencik. B.L.D.
DAY 5 - ORHANIYE – SELIMIYE – KOCA ISLAND
After breakfast, we cruise into the beautiful Gulf of Hisaronu and anchor in Orhaniye Bay for lunch. You may take part in our optional Jeep safari which brings you to the colorful little villages in the mountains and to the waterfall of Turgut village. In Orhaniye, you will see the unique scenery of a natural tidal formation called 'Kız Kumu' (Maiden's Beach). There are so many myths about this reddish sand-path going from the shore to the inner parts of the sea which is suitable for walking along. On a tiny island located in the bay, you can see the wrecks of an antique castle and signs of an ancient city. We will cruise towards Selimiye Village and anchor around Koca Island for the overnight stay. B.L.D.
DAY 6 - DIRSEKBUKU – BOZBURUN
We anchor in Dirsekbuku bay for a swimming stop where blue and green meet in perfect harmony. Then we will go to Bozburun which is a small fishing town. Overnight will take place in a nice bay around Bozburun. B.L.D.
DAY 7 - KADIRGA or KUMLUBUK – CENNET ISLAND – MARMARIS
After breakfast departure for Kadirga or Kumlubuk bay near Marmaris but cut off from it by an impressive set of Limestone Mountains. We will have afternoon tea in a nice bay of Cennet (Heaven) Island. Overnight stay will be at Marmaris Harbor. B.L.D.
DAY 8 - MARMARIS
Disembark 10:30 after breakfast. B.
A week-long gulet cruise in A/C Gulet from Marmaris to the Datca returning by different bays with Bozburun and Cnidus ancient city near Datca.
Type of Boat: Traditional Wooden Gulet (M/S) Air-Conditioned
Duration: 7 Nights – 8 Days
Departure dates: Every Saturday First Departure 19 June – Final Departure 18 September (Standard A/C Gulet)
Embarkation: Marmaris Harbor
Embarkation Time: By 15:30
Disembarkation: Marmaris Harbor
Disembarkation Time: 10:30 after breakfast Saturday
Optional Excursions: Knidos tour, Jeep safari, Turkish bath
2021 Departure dates: Every Saturday
First Departure 19 June – Final Departure 18 September
PRICE PER PERSON (DEPENDING UPON DEPARTURE DATE)
| PERIOD 1
|| June 19th – 25th / Sept 4th – 18th
|| 490 EUROS
| PERIOD 2
|| June 26th – July 16th / August 28th – Sept 3rd
|| 590 EUROS
| PERIOD 3
|| July 17th – August 27th
|| 680 EUROS
*IMPORTANT: AN EXTRA PORT CHARGE OF 50 € IS DUE IN CASH UPON BOARDING
▪ Weekly prices above are in EURO and are for one person in a double cabin on a Full Board basis
▪ Single Supplement is 60%. No Triple Cabins
▪ No child discount available in any itinerary. No children under the age of 10 are allowed
Full Board accommodation: Breakfast, lunch - afternoon tea - coffee & cookies – dinner
Water is included during meals only
All charter & berth taxes, Harbour & Port procedures.
Transit log & related formalities for the shipping agents.
Diesel & Gasoline expenses.
Clean bed linen and bath towels on arrival (Beach towels are not provided).
Use of equipment on board. (Flippers, snorkel and fishing tackle etc.)
Yacht insurance (We advise you to take out your own individual travel insurance).
On Greek Island Itineraries - Harbour, mooring, port and customs taxes and fees
Alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages including bottled water – To be purchased from the bar on board.
Optional land tours and entrance fees to historical places and museums
Individual port taxes upon arrival/departure between Turkey and Greece
International or domestic flights
*Port Taxes are 30€ for mini tours - 50€ for weekly tours of the Turkish coasts - 90€ for cruises including Greek Islands
*IMPORTANT NOTES: The A/C can be in use up to 8 hours daily and there are restrictions as to where it may be used. Depending on sea and weather conditions, we reserve the right to make necessary changes to the tour itinerary to ensure the safety and comfort of our guests.