Adults Only

Yacht Getaways Turkey Marmaris Explorer 2023

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

Sail from Marmaris to Gocek as you explore the best of Turkey’s spectacular Turquoise Coast. Sail to historical places, immerse yourself in local culture and discover secluded bays. 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 Gocek Explorer - Gocek to Marmaris 2023

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

8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS

From $2,580 per person

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Day by day Itinerary

Day 1
Marmaris - Turunc

We begin in the resort town of Marmaris where you'll have plenty of time to explore the long seafront promenade and landmarks like Marmaris Castle 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 Marmaris Marina before we set sail for the secluded bay of Turunc Plaji. Get to know your travel mates as you swim and snorkel the clear blue water or explore this cute seaside town. In the evening, you’ll settle in for an evening under the stars with your crew.

Day 2
Kapi Creek

After breakfast, we journey into Skopea Limani, one of the most stunning sailing areas in Turkey. We've handpicked the very best spots for swimming and to go exploring so you can make the most of the turquoise waters. You’ll then wind down the day with a rustic Turkish feast and a glass of wine at the superb waterfront restaurant. (B, L)

Day 3
Fethiye

This morning we set sail to the town of Fethiye known for its natural harbour, blue waters and numerous rock tombs including the 4th century BC Tomb of Amyntas. By night, stroll the taverna lined promenade or explore the bazaar for a great bargain or two before a sunset dinner. (B, L)

Day 4
Coldwater Bay

Enroute to Coldwater Bay, 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. In the evening you’ll get to enjoy a traditional dinner while watching the sunset. (B, L)

Day 5
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 6
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 7
Gocek

Enjoy breakfast and a final morning swim before we journey to Gocek. Your skipper will stop at some stunning bays for swimming along the way so you can take in the last of Turkey's beauty. Arriving at Gocek in the early afternoon, cheers a drink to the incredible week you've shared together before enjoying a final night on the catamaran. (B, L)

Day 8
Gocek

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.

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