Gocek-Kekova-Gocek


SAT : Boarding starts at 15:30 from Gocek Belediye Marina. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the island of Gocek.

Set at the deepest point of the gulf of Fethiye, Gocek nestles at the foot of the pine clad mountains looking out over the '12 islands' of the bay. Gocek which has recently started developing in tourism, is becoming a famous yachting harbor both in Turkey and in the world. One of the pleasures of a visit here is a stroll around the Marina to admire the array of boats of all shapes and sizes moored here. The waterfront is lined with bars and restaurants with Dalaman Airport is only 30 minutes away, Gocek makes an ideal base while waiting for guests or visitors. 

SUN : Early in the morning we will depart for Butterfly Valley. Breakfast will be served here. 250 meters to 1 km canyon itself is following the steps of the Lagoon. Its name comes from a large swarm of endemic butterflies, the habitat of which is near the waterfalls on the canyon wall furthest from the sea. The view of the canyon from the village above is just as—if not more—beautiful as the view it has when you are in.We will start our cruise to Oludeniz. Our yacht will be anchored in Oludeniz for lunch and a swimming break. The next stop will be Gemiler Island. It is recommended to have an early evening walk on Gemiler Island and pay a visit to the Church of St. Nicholas, located at the top of the island, which remains from Byzantine times. Dinner and an overnight stay will be in the Gemiler Strait.

 

MON : We will cruise early in the morning to cross Yedi Burunlar (Seven Capes) smoothly. We will anchor at Limanagzi Bay, which is close to Kalkan, for breakfast and a swimming break. Here the guests may visit Kalkan if they wish.Then we will cruise and anchor at Kas Harbor. Before we enter the harbor there will be another swimming break for a short time. In this ancient Greek Town, you will have the chance to walk around and to experience the night life. Being one of the most important towns of Lycia, Kas gained importance in Roman Times and eventually became the centre of Episcopacy in Byzantine times. Kas is a rich land with the surrounding cities that belong to the Antique period and with other historical values.

 

TUE : We will cruise to the sunken city of Kekova. Here we will stop for a swimming break and for lunch at Tersane Bay where you will see an old shipyard from the Roman Period and a church from the Byzantine times. For dinner and an overnight stay the gulet will anchor in Ucagiz Bay.

 

WED : After breakfast, we will anchor at Kaleköy (Simena), where you will have the chance to take one of the most beautiful photographs of Antique Lycia. For lunch and swimming break, we will cruise to Demre. Here you can join an optional tour from Çayağzı Bay to the ruins of Myra, a Lycia city which was also the city of the Bishop St. Nicholas who was known as 'the protector' of the children, the poor, and the sailors in Byzantine time. We will anchor at Gökkaya Bay for dinner and an overnight stay.

 

THUR : We will cruise early in the morning. Breakfast will be served on the way. We will take a swimming break at Kaputas Beach. For dinner and an overnight stay, we will anchor in Yesilkoy.

 

FRI : We will start cruising early in the morning. Breakfast will be served at Cleopatra Bay. This place is also known as Monastery Bay or Sunken Bath Bay due to the beautiful underwater ruins of an old bath. Then we will set sail for 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. After a swimming break at Bedri Rahmi Bay we will cruise to Tersane Island for a swimming break and lunch. Then we will cruise to Yassica Islands to spend the night and enjoy the wonderful scenery.

SAT : The guests will leave the boat with precious memories by 10:30 after breakfast.