Marmaris - Fethiye - Marmaris
Today you will all head down to your gulet for check in from 15:30pm in Marmaris harbour. This is where you will be staying the first night, so you have time to go and explore Marmaris, its beautiful harbour and old town! You will have dinner onboard and then you have the night to go and check out the famous Marmaris nightlife!
Marmaris to Ekincik
After breakfast you will leave harbour and get your first chance to absorb yourself in cruising way of life. You can sit back and enjoy the spectacular views from the gulet, relax, swim and sunbathe. You will arrive to Ekincik Bay where you will have the option to go on an excursion that we can help organise to Kaunas, where you can take a river boat trip to see the ancient Lycian tombs built high in the rock face, go take a mud bath and/or relax on the Turtle Beach. If you would prefer to just stay on the boat, swim and relax there are plenty of water sports available in this area to keep you occupied if you are looking for something a little more active.
Ekincik to Cleopatra's Bath
Early this morning you will head to Tersane Bay where on arrival you will be served breakfast. Tersane Bay is where you will find ruins of a once very important shipyard of ancient times. There will be time for a swim break before you will cruise ahead to Manastir Bay to enjoy more swimming, snorkelling and time in the sun. After lunch it's time to then head onto Cleopatra's Bay or Hamam Bay. These baths are said to be where Cleopatra bathed herself and where given to her as a wedding gift from Marc Antony. This is where you will spend the evening, so you have the afternoon to go and explore.
Cleopatra's Bath to Fethiye
Today you will cruise into the 12 Islands area that surrounds Fethiye. We will pass some islands along the way before arriving into Fethiye Harbour. As we will spend the best part of the day here, you will have time to go and explore this seaside village. You may like to visit the Lycian tombs high in the cliff faces or enjoy the shopping in the old town. If you would like to go further afield to Saklikent Gorge or Kayakoy, we can certainly help you organise these activities, so please do discuss with us at time of booking or with your crew should you decide last minute. Later in the afternoon you will Cruise off to one of the small bays close to Fethiye Harbour for dinner onboard and to anchor down for the night.
Fethiye to Yassica Islands
After breakfast you will get to enjoy the 12 Islands area a little more. You will cruise onto the lovely Gocek Island. Where there will be time to enjoy the crystal clear waters and enough time for a swim, snorkel and catching some sun. You will have lunch here before heading to Yassica Islands. The Yassica Islands are a group of five beautiful islands within the Fethiye Gulf. The islands and the sea in between are scattered in ruins. You will stay here for the evening so there is plenty of time to enjoy the local area.
Yassica Islands to Domuz Island
After breakfast it's time to cruise onto the beautiful Bedri Rahmi Bay. This bay has been named after Bedri Rahmi himself who was one of the first 'Blue Cruisers' to discover this beautiful coastline and share it with us all. Here he has painted a fish on the rocks back in 1973. You will have time to jump into the clear waters for a swim or go and explore the island. Later in the day you will cruise onto Domuz Island, which is a beautiful protected bay for a swim and is where you will spend the evening on board.
Domuz Island to Marmaris
Today after breakfast you will cruise onto Kadirga Bay, where you will have lunch and a swimming break. Later on it will be time to cruise onto Turunc Buku also known as the beautiful Cennet (Paradise) Island. Here you can enjoy the pristine waters where there will be plenty of time for enjoying your last swim before you head into Marmaris Harbour. You will arrive into Harbour later in the afternoon. Marmaris is one of the busiest little coastal towns and has the largest marina in southern Turkey. You will have time before dinner is served on board to explore the old town or check out the bazaars for a spot of shopping. After dinner you may like to check out the nightlife of Marmaris or enjoy a drink in one of the many cafes and bars that line the marina.
This morning after breakfast it's time to check out around 10:30am and bid farewell to your friendly crew. If you need assistance with your ongoing journey or transfer please do not hesitate to discuss this at the time of making your private charter reservation.