BODRUM - GOKOVA - BODRUM A/C Itinerary Blue Cruises Turkey
8 Days 7 Nights
BODRUM - GOKOVA - BODRUM A/C Itinerary
This 8 day return blue cruise in and of from Bodrum is the perfect gulet cruise to sit back, relax and soak up one of the most amazing Turkish gulet cruising experiences you are likely find along this coastline. You will cruise past and get to visit some of Turkey’s most vibrant and lively cities and secluded bays. Bodrum is the start and end point of this journey. Here you will find many cultural and historical sights for you to lose yourself in before boarding or at the end of your cruise.
Once you depart Bodrum harbour you then get to travel along the coastline out to Orak Island, which offers you a chance to view the ruins of a Byzantine village. You will get to snorkel at English Harbour to seek out the English warships that lie beneath the sea and cruise along to the serene Cleopatra beach. Along the way your crew will also point out other astonishing gems not commonly known by travellers. These are just a taste of some of the wonders that await you along this cruise route. Whilst being able to immerse yourself in all this culture and sights along the way, there is also plenty of time for you to relax. Whether you want to get involved in every water sport activity ever invented or you would prefer to lie in the sun with a book, you will be able to do both on this magnificent voyage.
Although you are cruising on a standard Turkish gulet you will afford the luxury of A/C in your cabins on this blue cruise holiday. Your Turkish gulet will take you out into the Gokova region that is one of the highlights in this coastline of Turkey. Bodrum is capital for Blue cruises in Turkey and very popular port to start your gulet cruise holiday.
BODRUM - GOKOVA - BODRUM A/C Itinerary Gulet Cruise Itinerary
Day 1: Bodrum
You will board your yacht in Bodrum harbour late in the afternoon. Here you will enjoy a welcome drink and a short briefing from the captain before settling in to have dinner on your gulet and getting to know the other guests. The night and afternoon is then yours. So you will have time to visit the highlights of Bodrum including the Bodrum Castle and Bodrum Mausoleum. Later on in the evening, after dinner, you may like to go and enjoy some of Turkey's best night bars and clubs that are found in Bodrum. (D)
Day 2: Bodrum to Cokertme
After breakfast it's time to cruise out of Bodrum Harbour and onto Orak Island. On arrival it's time to swim, relax and have the opportunity to visit the ruins of Byzantine village. We will have lunch here and then cruise onto Cokertme Bay. This is the perfect location to spend the evening as the waters of Cokertme Bay are undisturbed waters, which makes it a beautiful location to take a dip or try a spot of snorkelling. (B, L, D)
Day 3: Cokertme to English Port
After breakfast, it's time to depart for the Seven Islands area in the Gulf of Gokova. Later on in the afternoon, we cruise to our overnight stop on the eastern side of English Port. This spot is also commonly known as English Harbor. It gets its name from back in World War II when the British torpedo boats hid here throughout the war. You will have the afternoon and early evening to spend your time swimming, snorkelling and windsurfing. It's a great place to snorkel as there are English War ships that lay below the sapphire blue waters. (B, L, D)
Day 4: English Port to Karacasogut
In the morning it's time to cruise onto Sedir Island (Cleopatra island), the site of ancient Cedrae. If you are feeling active you can head off to explore the ruins ashore and take a swim at Cleopatra beach. This beach has the legend that the golden sands here were bought all the way from Africa, especially for Cleopatra. After sometime here you will then cruise onto Karacasogut Village, which is a small village only 25 minutes from Marmaris. This is where we will stay overnight so for those who wish to spend a night out in Marmaris, a minibus service departs from the town centre and can be arranged for you. Marmaris is famous for its bars and nightclubs. (B, L, D)
Day 5: English Port to Karacasogut
There will be time for a morning swim to wake yourselves up before we cruise mid-morning to Longoz Bay. Here you will find a pine-forested bay which is a beautiful spot to stop for lunch. The next stop will be Tuzla Bay, a charming fisherman’s village known for its restaurants and speciality fresh sea dishes. This is where we will spend the evening, so you have time to go wander through the village or take a walk through the shore by the pine forest, which attracts lots of wading birds and other wildlife.(B, L, D)
Day 6: Tuzla Bay to Kisekbuku
This morning we will cruise onto the northern side of the gulf where we will stop for lunch and a swim at Kargili, a small bay set at the foot of a huge mountain. We will then continue on our journey to anchor down in the afternoon at our last stop Kisekbuku. (B, L, D)
Day 7: Kisekbuku to Bodrum
Day seven is a lazy start to the day. Guests can relax, enjoy their breakfast and take a swim before we sail through to Pabuc and Yaliciftlik. There will be plenty of swimming stops in small hidden bays with crystal clear waters. This afternoon we will cruise back into Bodrum Harbour where we will enjoy a farewell dinner in harbour. You again have the chance to hit the town and enjoy the vibrant nightlife in Bodrum, after dinner is finished. (B, L, D)
Day 8: Bodrum
After having breakfast in Bodrum Harbour, it's time to leave the gulet, and farewell your new friends and gulet crew. (B)
DETAILS Please find extra details and information about your cabin charter below.
YACHT INFORMATION A standard gulet is provided for this cabin charter. Some may be equipped with air conditioning and will only be used if specified on your cabin charter information and itinerary.
Yachts are determined on your arrival. Gulets cannot be predetermined or guaranteed at time of booking.
All our yachts have yacht insurance. We advise all travellers to take out their own individual travel insurance.
INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS -Port and marina fees, taxes and fuel are all included in your cabin charter package price. -Passengers have the use of all standard yachting equipment on board. This includes snorkels and masks and board games. -Linen and bath towels are provided on this cabin charter. Please note that you must bring along your own beach towel. The towels on board cannot be used for swimming and sunbaking. -Entrance fees and optional activities are not included in the cabin charter package price.
MEALS & DRINKS All meals are included for the duration of your cruise. This includes breakfast, lunch, dinner, afternoon tea and snacks.
Drinks are not provided in your cabin charter package. On this cabin charter you may not bring along your own drinks. All drinks including water are sold on board at reasonable prices. A bar tab is setup for the duration of the week. All bar tabs are paid on the conclusion of your cruise.
ACCOMMODATION Allocation of cabins is done on site. All cabins on these cruises are for two people in usually a double cabin layout. Single travellers cannot share cabins with other individuals on the cruise. They must reserve a single supplement cabin. For single supplement prices please email us.
All cabins have private bathrooms with toilet and shower
RESTRICTIONS -Your cabin charter is a non-guided tour. There is no local guide on board providing information on the sites and locations. -Children of all ages are allowed on this cabin cruise. However it is not highly recommended for 1-3 year olds. All children charged at full price. -For cruises visiting the Greek Islands, all participants must be in possession of a valid passport (expiring not earlier than one month after the cruise ends) and should obtain a Schengen visa if required. It is the passenger’s responsibility to obtain any visas, passports, health certificates or other travel documentation required. -All efforts will be made to follow this itinerary, however in cases of poor weather and/or sea conditions, this schedule may change. This could include altered daily plans and overnight stops. In these situations all efforts will be made to consult customers on alternative options, no money will be refunded.
DESTINATION RELATED YACHTS
|4 May - 31 May EUR 420||1 Jun - 30 Jun EUR 510||1 Jul - 31 Jul EUR 600||1 Aug - 31 Aug EUR 600||1 Sep - 30 Sep EUR 480||1 Oct - 12 Oct EUR 360|
|€||EUR 420||EUR 510||EUR 600||EUR 600||EUR 480||EUR 360|
|Dates Available||Pax 1 - 5||Pax 6 -10||Pax 11 - 16||Pax 17 +||Expires|
|4 May - 12 Oct||8%||12%||12%||12%||22 Jan|