Bodrum - North Greek Islands (A/C) 8 Days 7 Nights

Bodrum - North Greek Islands (A/C) 8 Days 7 Nights Blue Cruises Turkey

Departure Port

Bodrum

Length

8 Days 7 Nights

Meals

Standard

Shared Cabins

NO

Departing Days

Saturday

Drinks

Excluded

Bodrum - North Greek Islands (A/C)

The southern seaside town of Bodrum has a very close proximity to the neighbouring Greek Islands, therefore making it a very popular blue cruising starting point. Bodrum really is the perfect spot to embark on a Turkish gulet cruise experience. On this particular weeklong blue cruise its time for you to take time out for complete relaxation whilst getting to enjoy fascinating destinations and beautiful landscapes. You will get to visit the beautiful blue and white houses that sit upon a backdrop of vivid blue seas, purple bougainvillaea and sights rich in history and character.

This blue cruise visits the islands of Kos, Leros, Patmos, Lipsi, Kalymnos. You will have time to enjoy these islands along with time to swim and snorkel in the many secluded bays and beaches in between. This cruising holiday experience lets you really enjoy the best of Turkey to Greece whilst getting to enjoy what both countries really have to offer. Sample some of the fresh beautiful seafood in each port you pull into or compare coffee styles between the Greeks and Turks. Enjoy a spot of shopping and bargaining with the locals. This cruise will be a gulet holiday you cannot forget! This cruise departs every week between May and October.

The best of the North Greek Islands are going to be the highlight of this blue cruise holiday. Although you will be cruising out on a standard Turkish yacht, you will have the option to sleep under the stars but also you will have the option to sleep in the comfort of your own cabin as all cabins come with A/C. You will be very spoilt once you are onboard your Turkish gulet with the beautiful Turkish hospitality and gorgeous food served up to you each day will really top off your cruising holiday. Bodrum to North Greek islands blue cruise is one of the only few gulet cruises departing from Turkey. You can rent a yacht with your group and experience this amazing destination.

Please note for this cruise:
Every cruise operates with different rules, pros, and cons because of the route and usual clientele. This is some quick helpful information to help you understand what to expect from this particular cruise:
- A/C usage is limited: 6-8 hr/day and not after midnight. Using the A/C in the harbours is strictly forbidden and there are 7 nights docked in a harbour on this cruise. Please refer to the itinerary for full details.
- Sometimes harbours can be quiet noisy. Please be prepared for this.
- Dietary requirements cannot be catered for on these routes.
- Children aged 12 and under are not permitted.
- Share cabins and triples are not available. Single travellers or the third/fifth person will have to pay a single supplement fee and book a cabin for themselves. A single supplement can be 70-100% more on the price. If you are travelling solo or in odd numbers, you may want to look at alternate cruises where shared and triple cabins are available with no extra cost: Fethiye
, Kekova, Olympos Routes.

Before proceeding with booking please scroll down and read the 'Important Information' section to ensure you have all the information you need to book the cruise.

Bodrum - North Greek Islands (A/C) Gulet Cruise Itinerary

Today you can board your gulet in Bodrum Harbour from 15:30 pm onwards, where you will meet your fellow travellers and crew. Tonight we will have dinner and anchor in the harbour. (D)

After breakfast we will cruise to Kos Island where you can take a dip at Lambi Beach.

After that we will cruise to Kos, where you can soak up the nightlight - Nafklirou St is full of bars, people and life. (B, L, D)

We will have an early start tonight to get to Pserimos Island for breakfast and a swim. After you've been refreshed with a dip in the sea we will cruise to the beautiful island of Leros, a green island with high cliffs and small bays and villages.

For lunch, we will stop at Xerokampos before cruising to Lakki Harbour or Agia Marina Port in the east, where we will drop anchor for the night.

From here you can reach Leros and the main city Platanos, with its steep and narrow streets and beautiful flowers. If you're feeling active you can take the 300 steps to the Castle of Leros. (B, L, D)

In the morning we will cruise to Patmos Island where we will stop for a swim. It was at that St. John completed the last part of 'The Apocalypse of John'. According to Greek mythology, Patmos was a present from Zeus to his daughter Artemis, the goddess of hunting and young women.

There is an optional tour to key places relating to these figures. Or have a walk through the monasteries after breakfast.

We will have dinner and stay in Patmos Port overnight. (B, L, D)

After cruising to Lipsi Island we will have a swimming break at one of the small islands in front of Lipsi. Platis and Giolos beaches, with their crystal green waters, are just some of the beautiful beaches found at Lipsi.

The capital, in the natural port, has white houses, taverns, cafeterias and restaurants. You can visit the 7th century Church of the Catopanaghia or the 15th century Church of Panopanaghia before heading back to the boat to sleep. (B, L, D)

Before entering Pothia Harbour, the capital of Kalymnos, we will stop for a swim in a gorgeous bay on the way.

Enjoy a day at the island's beaches, such as Massouri, Mirties and Vlyhadia. We will anchor at Kalymnos for the night. (B, L, D)

This morning we'll cruise to the Turkish port of Turgutreis before a picturesque swim at Aspat Bay where the partially-ruined Castle of Aspat looms above.

The cove was a shelter for pirates for many years and the castle was as a way of keeping an eye on them. We will stop for another swim in the beautiful waters of Akvaryum (Aquarium) where you can snorkel and watch fish swimming below. For our final dinner and overnight stay, we will return to Bodrum Harbour. (B, L, )

This morning we say goodbye after breakfast. Disembarkation before 10:30 am. (B)

Rates

23 May - 26 Jun EUR 755 27 Jun - 24 Jul EUR 900 25 Jul - 28 Aug EUR 1060 29 Aug - 11 Sep EUR 900 12 Sep - 25 Sep EUR 755 26 Sep - 9 Oct EUR 610 10 Oct - 16 Oct EUR 495
EUR 755 EUR 900 EUR 1060 EUR 900 EUR 755 EUR 610 EUR 495

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Important Information

Please find more details and information on your cabin charter below.

YACHT INFORMATION
This cruise operated with Standard/Classic Gulets. All our yachts have yacht insurance. We advise all travellers to take out their own individual travel insurance. For this ro...

Please find more details and information on your cabin charter below.

YACHT INFORMATION
This cruise operated with Standard/Classic Gulets. All our yachts have yacht insurance. We advise all travellers to take out their own individual travel insurance. For this route, we (Alaturka) may use different operator/gulets than our own.

WARNING ABOUT A/C USAGE & OVERNIGHT HARBOUR STAYS
The A/C can be used up to 8 hours maximum. Using A/C in the harbours are strictly forbidden, and there are 4 - 6 nights harbour docking on Greek Island cruises. Please be aware that all the harbours can be quiet noisy.

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.
- Bath / Beach towels may not be provided on this cabin charter. You must bring along. The towels onboard cannot be used for swimming and sunbaking.
- Entrance fees and optional activities are not included in the cabin charter package price.

MEALS & DRINKS
Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and snacks are included in the cabin charter. Drinks are not provided in your cabin charter package. On this cabin charter, please do not bring any drinks on board. All drinks including water are sold onboard prices. A bar tab is set up for the duration of the week. All bar tabs are paid on the conclusion of your cruise.

Dietary requirements are not accepted/prepared on this route, guests who have dietary needs must bring own additional food onboard.

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 under 12 years old are not allowed on this cabin charter. 12+ years old are at full cabin charter price.

- For cruises visiting the Greek Islands, all participants must be in possession of a valid passport and should obtain a Schengen visa if required. Some visas can be acquired on arrival into the country. It is the passenger’s responsibility to obtain any visas, passports, health certificates or other travel documentation required.

ITINERARY
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.