AVAILABLE 1ST MAY TO OCTOBER FOR MONDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ARRIVALS ONLY (cruise departs on following day - this will allow for any late flight arrivals) - This 7 night cruise departs from Bodrum to Gokova and back. The gulets (yachts) have between 6 and 9 cabins and are 19 to 26 metres long and 5 to 8 metres wide. There are 3 to 4 fully qualified and experienced crew members working on board dependant on the size of each yacht. Each yacht has the required safety equipment including life jackets, fire extinguishers, smoke alarms and an engine. Their decks are equipped with many comforts: several bedrooms with en-suite toilets and showers, a saloon with fine wines and branded drinks, a dining area at the rear deck, and sun tanning area on the front deck. The captain will ensure that your cruise moves along at a good pace. He decides on departure times and meal times according to the group, the day of the week and weather conditions. The captain is responsible for the safety of the vessel and its passengers and has the right to alter the itinerary when necessary. Since the skipper is responsible for everything during the sail, all requests should be directed to him. The skipper can accept your invitation for supper or for a cup of coffee or a glass of wine; and you, in your part, may ask him to tell you how to steer the yacht, and even help with some of the work on board.
Distance from Airport:
20 miles - Bodrum
All cabins have * shower * WC * small wardrobe * window * double bed * face towel * bath towel * (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Location and Resort:
7 night Turkey Cruise from Bodrum to Gokova and back. Please note: the captain may change the route at any time dependant on weather conditions.
Clients are taking into their cabins after 3.30pm and given brief information about the route and the boat by staff. Service starts with the dinner and an overnight stay in the harbour of Bodrum.
Whilst enjoying a leisurely breakfast the captain gets permission to leave the harbour from the harbour master. After breakfast guests are introduced to the crew and captain and the route to be taken is shown on the map. Then it is time to sail to Alakisla bay with an opportunity to visit the ruins of Bizantine village. Dinner and overnight stop is in Cokertme.
Sailing to Tuzla bay before breakfast, with lunch and a swimming break at Tuzla bay before dinner and overnight stop in English harbour.
Sailing to Sedir Island after breakfast where you can find an ancient city called Kedrai.
Theatre, church, ruins of necrapol houses can be seen on the island. The inscriptions which were found on the island shows us that Kleopatra had lived on the island and the beach is named after her. Kleopatra's beach has very special sand brought by Antonius on ships over from north Africa. This sand can only be found in Tunisia nowadays. Dinner and overnight stay is in Karacasogut where the village is surrounded by pine trees. A trip to Marmaris (20 minutes away) can also be arranged.
Travel to Ballisu bay after breakfast. Dinner and overnight stop is in Longoz. Guests may wish to go for a walk through the forest at night.
Sailing to Kargili bay before breakfast then onto Orak Island after lunch. Dinner and overnight stop there.
Sailing to Pabuc after breakfast then Haremten bay after lunch with a swimming break.
After having tea and coffee it is time to sail into the harbour of Bodrum with an overnight stay in the harbour.
Disembark the boat after breakfast and before 10.30am.
Eating and Drinking:
Meals on board are especially good and freshly prepared, including a variety of fresh salads, fruits, grilled meats, seafood, local fish and Turkish specialties. Afternoon tea is served with biscuits or cakes. There is a bar on every yacht where soft and alcoholic drinks can be purchased. Passengers are not allowed to bring drinks from outside on to the gulet.
The yachts do not have pools but most carry masks, snorkels, flippers and fishing equipment, so you can explore the local waters.
This cruise will appeal to singles, couples, friends and families looking for a yachting holiday where they can sit back in comfort and relax.
Singles, Couples, Friends and Families