Marmaris - Fethiye - Marmaris
Marmaris is embarkation and disembarkation harbour for this itinerary.
City Highlights: The lively cruise port town of Marmaris, with shopping, a 7 km long harbour and beach promanade with restaurants and cafees, and a very entertaining night life. Mid week a visit to Fethiye while the boat is taking on fresh provisions. In Fethiye we recommend The Old Turkish Bath for a superb wellness treatment, and great shopping in the old paspatour.
Cruising Highlights: Snorkling in the deep blue bays of Aga Limani and Kuyruk Buku, visit to the half submerged roman bath in Batik Hamam, views to the caves in Bedri Rahmi Bay, exploring and swimming in the secluded bays of The 12 Island Archipelago near Gocek.
Excursions available: From Ekincik bay 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. 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.
On arrival day we welcome you on board, and embarkation will be completet. The captain presents the crew and provides a welcome on board information. Depending on the time of arrival of all guests the boat will leave harboar either same day, or after breakfast the following morning.
1st day: After leaving Marmaris Harbour the boat is moving to the bay of Ekincik. Excursion to the Dalyan Delta will take place from here. The boat will stay at anchor over night in Ekincik bay.
2nd day: Shortly before dawn the captain and crew are getting the boat ready for a sunrise sailing towards the Gulf of Fethiye. Depending on weather conditions breakfast will be served while moving, alternatively on arrival at Aga Limani bay. Later the boat will move to Batik Hamam bay. Lunch will be served here. Overnight stay anchoring at either Tersane Island or Domus Island.
3rd day: After breakfast we set the course for Fethiye. The boat will take on fresh provisions, and our guests have the possibility of joyning an excursion to Saklikent Gorge and ancient Tlos. The boat will leave harbour again either late afternoon or the next morning after breakfast.
4th day: Exploring the beauty of The 12 Islands Archipelago, the boat will move to Bedri Rahmi bay, and later again for an overnight stay anchoring at Sarisala bay.
5th day: After breakfast we intend to visit the Yazzica Islands. Late afternoon the boat will find a small bay on the outer side of the archipelago, anchoring for the night.
6th day: Engine start before dawn and sailing to Kadirga Bay. Breakfast will be served while moving, alternatively when anchored in Kadirga Bay. After lunch and a last refreshing swim we shall approache Marmaris harbour. Dinner on board.
7th day: Disembarkation after breakfast, not later than 10 am.
Considering the welfare of our guests and safety of the vessel, the captain can change the route and program due to weather conditions and local logistic situations.