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Yacht Getaways Turkey Gocek Explorer 2023

Gocek - Tomb Bay - Cold Water Bay - Kalkan - Karacaoren - Fethiye - Ekincik - Marmaris

Turkey Gocek Explorer sails from Gocek to Marmaris as you take in the best of the Turquoise Coast. Discover hidden bays, taste incredible local food and wander around ancient monuments. Sharing a yacht with other guests, this trip is perfect for those looking for a relaxed and social sailing holiday on a modern and luxurious catamaran.

Highlights
▪ Kayakoy - Explore the “ghost town”, deserted in 1927, now a preserved museum village
▪ Oludeniz Beach - Check out one of the most popular Turkish beaches & famous blue lagoon
▪ Saklikent Gorge - See the most incredible 20km-long gorge, the second largest in all of Europe
▪ Blue Caves - Snorkel and swim in the blue hue water, a famous Turkish natural wonder

Note: The itinerary and sailing route is subject to change dependent on weather and prevailing conditions. Guests under the age of 18 are only permitted on whole yacht bookings or private yacht charters.

Catamarans
Luxurious catamarans accommodate 8 guests in a collection of comfortable cabin sizes. With a fleet ranging in size from 40-45 feet, catamarans provide plenty of space for you to sit back and relax on your sailing holiday.

Cabins
Yachts consist of four double Queen cabins, each with their own ensuite. This will become your home away from home as you enjoy a week of relaxation, sunbathing and exploring local spots.

Skipper & Host
First-class Skipper and Host teams are committed to the excellence of your trip, taking care of every detail of your holiday and ensuring you have access to all the best sights, restaurants and stunning hidden bays. Skippers are all fully qualified RYA Yacht Masters with extensive local knowledge. Hosts have excellent culinary and hospitality skills and bring their own bespoke menu ensuring fresh and appetizing half board meal plans.

Who Travels on Yacht Getaways
Explorer routes are enjoyed by like-minded individuals looking for a shared sailing experience. Every week a mix of guests from around the globe - couples keen for a getaway, families young and old and small groups of friends enjoying a sailing holiday.

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Trip Variations

Yacht Getaways Turkey Marmaris Explorer - Marmaris to Gocek 2023

Marmaris - Turunc - Skopea Limani Bays - Fethiye - Cold Water Bay - Kalkan - Karacaoren - Gocek

8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS

From $2,765 per person

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Day by day Itinerary

Day 1
Gocek - Tomb Bay

We begin in the small town of Gocek where you'll have plenty of time to explore before we set sail in the afternoon. Take a dip in the sea or dig into some fresh seafood at one of the local restaurants or cheers a drink to the start of your holiday. Meet your crew at the marina in Gocek before we set sail for the hidden cove of Tomb Bay. Get to know your travel mates as you swim and snorkel the clear blue water or explore the ancient rock tombs scattered above the bay. In the evening, you’ll settle in for an evening under the stars with your crew.

Day 2
Cold Water Bay

As we make our way to Cold Water Bay, we'll pass by the popular Patara Beach. Get your cameras ready as there’s a chance, we'll see dolphins here. As we reach our destination, take a quick dip in the most refreshing bay before taking in a walk to the “ghost town” of Kayakoy. In the evening you’ll get to enjoy a traditional dinner while watching the sunset. (B, L)

Day 3
Kalkan

Today we're headed to the thriving Turkish fishing town of Kalkan. Stroll the pristine, 12km sandy Patara Beach looking for turtles or take a wander down the spectacular Saklikent Gorge. While you're here, check out the world-famous UNESCO sites of Letoon and Xanthos before enjoying sunset cocktails at any of the fantastic local bars. (B, L)

Day 4
Karacaoren

Today you'll have time to practice your sailing as we head for Karacaoren stopping for a swim stop on the way. Well-known because of the area's natural beauty you'll find yourself in a lush hidden bay filled with untouched beauty. Snorkel in the bay before settling into the waterfront local taverna in the evening to feast on authentic casseroles cooked on a glorious open fire. (B, L)

Day 5
Fethiye

Enroute to Fethiye, we'll stop to explore the historic Island of Gemiler. Here you can paraglide over the famous Oludeniz Beach, with its glistening turquoise waters making for an astonishing view over the Mediterranean. By night, stroll the taverna lined promenade or explore the bazaar for a great bargain or two before a sunset cocktail. (B, L)

Day 6
Ekincik

This morning we set sail to the quiet village of Ekincik known as one of the most picturesque bays in the region. It is surrounded by wild, steep wooded slopes which only add to the stunning atmosphere. Take a visit to the Dalyan Tombs and the remnants of the Kaunos Necropolis, that once had over 170 rock-cut graves. Then sit back in the evening and enjoy the tremendous views of the bay at sunset. (B, L)

Day 7
Marmaris

Enjoy your final morning swim and breakfast with a view before we soak up the last of the sun on our journey to Marmaris. Arriving early afternoon, you'll have plenty of time to explore the long seafront promenade and spectacular landmarks like Marmaris Castle. Share stories and raise a glass to an amazing holiday at your restaurant of choice before enjoying a final night on your catamaran. (B, L)

Day 8
Marmaris

Check out by 0900HRS. (B)

Inclusions

  • 7 Nights onboard catamaran (max 8 guests)
  • Freshly prepared breakfast & lunch onboard (B, L)
  • Welcome cocktail & local aperitifs
  • Wine & soft drinks served with all meals
  • Tea, coffee & drinking water
  • Yacht Master Qualified Skipper
  • Superb hospitality with Professional Host
  • Linen, towels & final cleaning
  • Stand up paddleboards & snorkelling gear

Exclusions

Supplements Payable Upon Embarkation

  • Fuel & Marina Fees approx €230 per person

Optional Extras (booked & paid direct, price approx)

  • Oludeniz Paragliding From €65 per person​
  • Gemiler Island Ruins From €2 per person
  • Fethiye Turkish Bath From €12 per person
  • Saklikent Gorge From €15 per person

Yacht Types

Superior Catamaran (max 8 guests)
Superior Catamarans are exclusively presented for Explorer routes. Modern and comfortable, they are perfectly suited for 8 guests.

Key Features
▪ Accommodates up to 8 guests
▪ 4 x Queen Enuite Cabins
▪ 40-45 foot catamarans
▪ Launched after 2016
▪ Swimming platform
▪ Features communal A/C
▪ Crew accommodation

Pricing and Accommodation

Pricing and Accommodation information is not available.

Important Notes

The above itinerary and sailing route is subject to change dependent on weather and prevailing conditions. Guests under the age of 18 are only permitted on whole yacht bookings or private yacht charters.

Port taxes, entrance fees, sightseeing and excursions (if not included in the package) must be paid in local currency upon arrival.

Please note that additional costs apply to certain cabin types.

Extras and Add Ons

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