We invite you to take a cruise on the program "Fethiye - Demre (Olympos)" on the traditional Turkish gulet. The tour is available from mid-April to late October.
Fethiye is one of the most popular resorts in Turkey. Located in a wide bay with many islands. Fethiye is located 135 km south-west of Marmaris and has a large marina. The ancient name of the city is Telmesos. Here you will see a fortress on a hill overlooking the city, which was built by the knights of the island of Rhodes. Fethiye is also known for its rocky tombs, carved with faces on high rocks. Among these tombs, the tomb of Amnit, dated back to the 4th century BC, is particularly noteworthy. It is worth a visit!
Arrival in Fethiye: There are regular bus services to Fethiye from most major cities in Turkey. Dalaman (40 km) is the nearest airport to Fethiye, and flights from Istanbul-Ataturk Airport are also frequent.
Some of the activities on board:
- Breakfast, lunch & dinner will be served by your cook
Fethiye - Oludeniz
Departure from Fethiye harbor around 11:00. Stop at Samanlik Bay for swimming and lunch. Butterfly Valley is the next stop (if weather conditions allow). Here you can swim and visit the nature reserve, which is inhabited by 136 species of different butterflies. Then the boat sails to Oludeniz. This is the world famous blue lagoon, which is also the best place for paragliding around the world. Here you can fly in tandem. The day ends with a visit to the island of St. Nicholas. In this place you can learn about history, go swimming, dine and spend the night.
Oludeniz - Kas
Breakfast and swimming will be held in Firnaz Bay near Kalkan. The yacht will then return to Kas, where it will moor in the harbor for lunch. You can visit this charming town, which was previously a fishing village. Once Kas, which in those days was called Antifellos, was a major trading port of Lycia. Then the ship sails to the bay near Kekova. Here you will swim and stay for dinner, night.
Kas - Kekova
Breakfast. The yacht sails to the sunken city of Kekova. This Lycian-Roman archaeological site is protected, we look only from the yacht. Then we stop at Simeni (Kalekoy), a traditional Turkish fishing village. No cars drive here. In the village there is a fortress (Kale), which gave the current name of the village - Kalekoy. Further, water sports, swimming, are waiting for you in Gyokkaya Bay. Dinner will be served on board. You can spend the night on a yacht or go to the hotel Smaglers Inn.
Kekova - Demre (Olympos)
After breakfast, you can take a look at the Pirates Cave. Then the gulet will go to Kayagi (Andreak) harbor near Demre (arrives at about 10:30). On this cruise ends. From the harbor you can take a bus to Olympos by yourself. By time of arrival from about 16 to 18 hours. Also, you can take a bus to Antalya from the bus station of Demre or stay here for one more night to visit the ruins of ancient Mira and the Church of St. Nicholas.
Included in the price:
- Full board accommodation (Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea/cookies, dinner)
- All charter and berth taxes, harbour and port fees, transit log, VAT
- Crew service, ship water, diesel and gasoline
- Bed linen and towels (small and bath towel)
- Yacht insurance (we expect to bring your own individual travel insurance)
Not included in the price:
- Alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages on the bord bar (this should be purchased from the bar on board)
- Beach towels are not provided
- Optional land tours and entrance fees to places of interest
- Flights and airport transfers