Fethiye - Göcek - Fethiye

General Information

The Lycian coast welcomes you with ancient history and unspoiled nature. Experience and enjoy the lush greens and crystal clear blues of the Gulf of Fethiye and magnificient 12 Islands of the Gocek Archipelago. Sailing in the colours of nature on very calm sea, is the prefered itinerary by many family groups with young children. On no other itinerary will you have so much time on your hands for relaxation and swimming.

City Highlights: The ancient city of Fethiye, former Telmesos – a Lycian town for trade and travel, and a visit to beautiful and spendid harbour town of Gocek. In Fethiye you will have very good and enjoyable shopping possibities, as well as a old fashioned wellness treatment in the old Hamam. Gocek is a more quiet town wichs offers high quality on shopping and very good restaurants.

Cruising highlights: On a one week cruise you will experience anchoring in the most beautiful bays and lagunes, filled with historical remains from old Lycia and the Roman period. We will visit the bays of Batik Hamam, with a half sunken roman bath, the Bedri Rahmi bay with caves older than Lycia (1.600 B.C.), Tersane Island – the shipbuilder’s island, and the Yazzica Island group among others.

Excursions available: From Gocek harbour you have the opportunity to participate in a one day excursion to the Dalyan Delta with ancient city Kaunos, The Lycian King Tombs, experiencing natural hot springs and mudbath and the sandy beach of Iztusu, habitate of the big sea turtle Caretta Caretta.

From Fethiye an excursion to Saklikent Gorge and ancient site of Tlos is avaiable. Here you will drive through the fertile valley of Xanthus in the heart of the old Lycian Kingdom, with views to the monumental mountains of the western part of the Toros Range foothills.

 

 

ITINERARY PROGRAM

Embarkation and disembarkation in the vivid harbour town of Fethiye.

1st cruising day: Red Islands, Yazzica Islands and At Bükü

2nd cruising day: Yavan Su bay and Tersane Island

3rd cruising day: Aga Limani or Kuyruk Bükü and Anahtar Koyu

4th cruising day: Approach to Göcek harbour. Fresh provisions on board. Possibility of joyning daily excursion to Dalyan and Lycian King Tombs.

5th cruising day: Batik Hamam and Sarisala Bay or Olive Bay

6th cruising day: Bedri Rahmi Bay and Domus Island.

7th day: cruising back to Fethiye harbour for disembarkation or if our guest prefer the last night in Fethiye, the boat will return to harbour on the 6th day’s afternoon.