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Turkey Cruise Like a Pasha

  • Off the beaten track
The first stop on this fully cutsomisable, all-inclusive cruise, is the famous Butterfly Valley, where you'll get the chance to visit this stunning natural reserve that hosts 136 kinds of different butterflies and moths. Next stop will be at Oludeniz (The Blue Lagoon) where optional paragliding is available. Stopover in the charming port of Kalkan, Kas and the sunken city ...

The first stop on this fully cutsomisable, all-inclusive cruise, is the famous Butterfly Valley, where you'll get the chance to visit this stunning natural reserve that hosts 136 kinds of different butterflies and moths. Next stop will be at Oludeniz (The Blue Lagoon) where optional paragliding is available. Stopover in the charming port of Kalkan, Kas and the sunken city of Kekova, and many other bays such as St. Nicholas Island and Simena, where you can see numerous archaeological reliefs: Byzantine ruins, Lycian rock tombs and sarcophagi, and the Roman theatre. In short: it's a luxurious journey back in time.

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This tour idea is fully customisable

The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Embark on board at Fethiye marina

Check in 03:00 pm. Welcome on board with a welcome drink.

Questions and explanations regarding the Blue Cruise will be answered. Visit the beautiful Old Town of Fethiye. Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere with a drink on board. Spend the night in Fethiye harbor.

Visited:
Fethiye

Day 2: Fethiye – Gemiler: touch a dream

After breakfast, the captain starts the engine. Enjoy the wind and the first impressions of the coast. We anchor in a beautiful cove for lunch. The tour continues to the Blue Lagoon of “Ölüdeniz”. This is considered the most beautiful stretch of beach in Turkey with crystal clear turquoise water and a gently sloping pebble beach. The water in the lagoon surface is so smooth and quiet that the natives of the bay the named "Ölüdeniz” ("Dead Sea"). We anchor in “Gemiler”, extend directly from the Byzantine ruins in the hills of the island. A walk through the ancient site is worthwhile not only because of its beautiful view (entry fee appr. 8 TL). Sturdy footwear is essential. We have dinner and overnight in the bay. 

Visited:
Fethiye

Day 3: Fethiye – Simena: swimming break and sightseeing

Enjoy once again the incredible beauty and relaxing ride to the “Aga Limani bay” which lies in the Lycian city with its monumental tombs Lydea. Swimming, Snorkeling, Relaxing – enjoy the blue, fresh water. We stay the night in this beautiful bay. 

Visited:
Simena

Day 4: Fethiye - Kekova – Bay of Gökkaya: Explore the underwater city

Your day begins with a two-hour drive to Ekincik, a bay near the mouth of the Dalyan River. Dalyan is a natural beauty – enjoy the view of the ancient rock tombs and the peaceful area. Take a mud bath and you skin looks like 10 years younger! 

Visited:
Finike Kekova Adası

Day 5: Göcek Marina

Have you already discover the jewel of that area? Göcek has helped with its natural harbor a justified reputation and thus to a privileged status. The port and old town exude a pleasantly peaceful atmosphere. Göcek is one of the most beautifully situated ports of Turkey. It is nestled in a wild-romantic landscape with a crystal-clear sea, beautiful anchorages, many small islands and secluded bays. In the background, you can see the 2000 meters high foothills of the Taurus Mountains, with its ancient pine and spruce forests and wild gorges. 

Visited:
Kas

Day 6: Göcek Marina to Tersane Bay

At daybreak we continue to “Tersane Island” in the Gulf of Fethiye. “ Tersane” translates as "shipyard". The Greeks, who formerly lived on the island, were shipbuilders. The tradition of shipbuilding on Tersane goes back to the Byzantine period. At the southern tip of the bay lie the ruins of the ancient city of “Arymaxa”, the source of the ancient river Xanthos was founded. Have dinner and overnight in the bay of Manastir. 

Visited:
Xanthos

Day 7: Gulf of Fethiye

Enjoy one last time, the passing beautiful scenery during a sun bath, or make yourself comfortable with a cool drink on the yacht. We anchor at the "Red Island", it´s called “Kizilada”. This island is uninhabited; only one lighthouse adorns the backdrop.  There are lots of rabbits, lizards, turtles. Sometimes you can even see one of the oldest wild “Bezoar goat” species. In the evening you will arrive in your output port of Fethiye. Named after the son of Apollo, Telmessos, that city was considered important oracle in ancient times. We stay overnight in Fethiye harbor.

Visited:
Göcek Fethiye

Day 8: Back to Fethiye marina

End of the boat trip. Check – out after breakfast at 9:00 am.

Visited:
Fethiye

Fethiye Simena Finike Kekova Adası Kas Xanthos Göcek

Price details

This tour idea is fully customisable

The price reflects this specific tour itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. £840 / 8 days
Excluding international flights
Double Cabin Single Cabin
Off-Peak (16-Apr to 1-July and 6-Sept to 31-Oct), Price per Person from £460 £780
Off-Peak (16-Apr to 1-July and 6-Sept to 31-Oct), Price per Person up to £730 £1,240
Peak Season (2-July to 5-Sept), Price per Person £850 £1,450

Included in price:

  • Full board accommodation from day 1 in the evening to day 8 in the morning
  • Cabin with shower, WC,  with sheets and bath towels provided
  • Local drinks (soft drinks and local alcohol).
  • Breakfast, lunch, “Five – o´clock tea”, dinner
  • Nonalcoholic drinks: Coffee, Tea, Coke, Lemonade,  Juice, sparkling water and water (24 hrs)
  • Variety of alcoholic drinks: Wine and Beer are served between 01:00 pm and 12:00 am
  • Fishing- and snorkeling equipment, board games and canoe
  • Fuel, service, personnel, insurance, port fees and taxes (for Turkish waters)

Not included in price:

  • Entrance fees
  • Airport transfers
  • International flights

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