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THE LYCIAN COAST : Departure from Marmaris
|Day 1: Marmaris The
boarding starts at 15:30 from Marmaris Harbour. On the first day,
the service starts on the boat with dinner and overnight stay in
Marmaris Port. Marmaris, which
was built upon the antique Karian city; Phyckos has been under the
governorship of many different civilizations. The most valuable
work-piece that you will see today is Marmaris Castle dating from
1577. There is also a mosque and an 8-room caravansary covered with
arches from the Ottoman Period. The ruins of the Antique times lie
on Asar Hill; a small hill located on the northern side of the city.
Being one of the best-known touristic places of Turkey Marmaris also
has a large marina.
Day 2: Ekincik Gulf – Dalyan | Whilst you have breakfast, you
will be informed about the cruise itinerary and the boat. The cruise
will start at Ekincik Gulf. You may join our optional Dalyan Tour
from here. You will be taken from your yacht by a small boat called
“piyade”. Firstly arrive at Caretta-Caretta (turtle) beach and a
take a swim stop here. You will enjoy the natural beauty of the
delta as you sail along in the river boat. You will see the ancient
Rock Tombs and finally arrive at mud baths to relax and be
rejuvenated. A fishing village called Dalyan will be our final
destinations after we return to our yacht by piyade boat. Dinner and
overnight stay will be in the Gulf of Ekincik.
Day 3: Adalı Bay – Manastir
– Tersane Island | Because of wavy seas of Dişibilmez and
Kurtoglu, that we have to cross, we will cruise earlier than the
other days and reach the famous Fethiye Gulf. We will anchor at
Adalı Bay for breakfast. For lunch and a swimming break, we will go
to Manastır Bay. This place is also known as Cleopatra Bay or Sunken
Bath Bay due to the beautiful underwater ruins of a bath. We will
anchor near Tersane Island for dinner. This naturally protected
bay, which is used as a harbour at present, was used as shipyards in
Byzantine and Ottoman times.
Day 4: Kizil Island –
Fethiye | After breakfast, we cruise to Kızıl Island for lunch
and a swimming break. On the fourth day of our cruise we will arrive
in Fethiye Harbour at about 16:00 p.m. The guests who joined for
‘Mini Cruise’ may leave the boat here. Fethiye, which was known as
Telmessos in the ancient times, was the most important city situated
on Lycia’s western border with Caria. It is believed that the city’s
name came from Apollon’s son Telmessos. As the name suggests the
city was the city of light and was famous for its prophets. Fethiye
stretches out in a half circle along the bay protected by 12
Islands. You can visit the city centre. Dinner and overnight stay
will be in Fethiye harbour.
Day 5: Göcek Island –
Yassıca Islands | The Mini Cruise guests joined from Marmaris
should leave the boat by 9:30 a.m. The new guests for Mini Cruise
must join the boat by 10:30 a.m from Fethiye Harbour. After the
breakfast, we will be visiting uniquely beautiful islands and
finally hoist near
Göcek island. Following lunch and a swimming break we will cruise to
Yassıca islands to spend the night and cherish the wonderful
Day 6: Bedri Rahmi Bay –
Domuz Island – Aga Limanı | After the breakfast we will cruise
to Bedri Rahmi Bay. Bedri Rahmi is a famous Turkish artist who made
one of the first ‘Blue Cruises’ in Turkey. Following his visit the
bay was named after him. We will go to Domuz Island for a swim and
anchor in Aga Limanı for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 7: Kumlubük – Cennet
Island – Marmaris | Today, we will cruise to Kumlubük Bay early
in the morning. Breakfast will be served in Kumlubük Bay. We anchor
at Cennet Island for our last swimming break and lunch. We will
enter to Marmaris Harbour by 16:00 p.m. Overnight stay will be
in Marmaris. Guests wishing to see more of Marmaris are recommended
to go to the city centre and experience the lively night life.
Day 8: Marmaris | We
will leave the boat with precious memories by 10:30 AM after breakfast.
PRICES PER PERSON in US$ for Marmaris
Every Saturday and Monday between 4May - 19Oct 2013
for 3nights cruises in US dollars
Season 2013 for
|Marmaris to Fethiye
||Sat. 3.30 pm
|Fethiye to Marmaris
||Wed. 10:30 am
7-day cruise passengers embark at 3:30 pm and disembark at 10:30 am the next Saturday.
Itineraries may be modified based on weather conditions.
- 7 night accommodations aboard the yacht in double cabin.
- 8 days of cruising/sailing.
- Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.
- Welcome cocktail.
- Fully qualified crew.
- Harbor expenses.
- Local VAT taxes.
Price Excludes :
- Shore Excursion
- Customary tips to Cruise Crew
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