Sailing by Gulet yacht is quite simply a perfect way to visit the Aegean Coast of Bodrum and the nearby islands depending on which itinerary you choose.
No carrying luggage and no need to keep track of time, means that there is so much MORE to experience of this beautiful and historical region’s authenticity, stunning natural landscapes and unique charm.
While exploring the coast, you can anchor in some of the most secluded spots, which let you really get the feel for the places that most visitors leave at sunset.
We give you a boutique version of the classic gulet yacht cruise, discovering historical sites, tiny harbour villages, untouched beaches and bays, and a choice of great activities; all while making yourself at home in the spacious comfort of your luxurious private cabin. On board you enjoy the relaxed company of your fellow guests, large lounge areas and deck, immaculate crew service, and magical feast after feast on board each day for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Departing and ending in Bodrum. This itinerary takes in the breathtaking beauty of the Turkish Gulf of Gokova, a scattering of unspoiled islands and dramatic coastline fringed by many isolated coves and bays. Set sail from Bodrum visiting idyllic destinations and anchorages famous for their sea life and incredible waters, laid back fishing villages- many great for hiking, remarkable and atmospheric ancient sites, and yet more beautiful bays in the Gulf of Gokova. This relaxing, rich and ambient cruise experience takes you to the cove of Kisebuku before ending in the lively historical marina town of Bodrum.
Ships are named on departures ONE month prior to departure dates.
• Breakfast, lunch and dinner
• Afternoon snacks, all non alcoholic drinks & local alcoholic beer & wines)
• Sport activities on board
• Towels and beach towels
• Visit the lovely natural lagoon and ruins of Cati, where you will most likely begin a life-long love affair with this region of truly remarkable beauty.
• Sail on to the unique golden beach on Cleopatra’s Island, Sedir Adasi, and explore the amphitheatre and temple here soaking up the atmosphere of ancient mythology.
• Stop at the relaxed village of Cokertme for great hikes, a sandy beach and delicious local seafront dining hosted by the famously warm locals.
• Stop at the stunning bay of Kisebuku en route to Bodrum.
These cruises will be run on one of four very similar gulets (see links below). They vary slightly in size from just 4 cabins up to 8 cabins, and 70 feet long up to 110 feet. They have all been built to similar luxury standards are are crewed by highly professional and trained staff. The vessel for your cruise will be allocated approximately 1 month before departure.
Luxury sailing gulet Myra’s antique design is integrated with spacious fore, side and aft decks, up-to-date nautical equipment, outdoor dining facilities, cushioned lounging areas, sun mattresses, tenting to protect from the sun, plus other contemporary comforts. The interior features elegant living quarters with high ceilings and wide corridors. The salon includes a stocked bar, cushioned seating, and a table for indoor dining. Accommodations consist of 4 airy cabins with queen-sized beds and 1 master cabin with a king-sized bed. Each cabin has generous storage space, and a roomy “en suite” bathroom with toilet, shower, marble sink, and vanity.
Swimming from the yacht is certainly one of the most enjoyable experiences of your voyage. Additionally, you can sail, water ski, snorkel, kayak, fish, play board games, cards, or even go on moderate to strenuous hikes with the captain. Other activities can also be arranged, such as parasailing, jet skiing, scuba diving, paragliding, plus numerous additional water sports (at extra cost).
Naturally, relaxation is a key part of the voyage, and we offer a library of magazines and books to peruse. A DVD library and DVD player is also on board stocked with film classics, children’s, and foreign films. The stereo system has indoor and outdoor speakers and iPod connections for even more personalized listening pleasure.
Shore excursions along the Aegean and Mediterranean coasts are fantastic opportunities to experience sights and sites otherwise not so easily accessed. We will make the most of some lively resorts, traditional sleepy villages, authentic local cuisine, sightseeing, shopping, nightlife, and ancient site explorations.
Cuisine A skilled chef, whose expertise ranges from haute cuisine to regional specialties, guarantees satisfaction for even the most discriminating palate. Seafood is served Mediterranean style, and organically grown fresh herbs, vegetables, and fruits of the season ensure the finest flavour.
›› 5 star luxury standards
›› Uniformed, English-speaking crew including chef
›› Optimized for sailing as guests wish
›› Adjustable a/c throughout
›› 2 generators & inverters
›› En suite bathrooms with flush w/c & enclosed shower
›› Spacious cabins
›› Flat screen TV, DVD hook up & movie library
›› Free WiFi
›› Stereo system/ iPOD dock
›› Orthopedic beds & pillows
›› 100% fine cotton linen and fluffy towels
›› Zodiac dinghy with H/P motor water ski, wakeboard and ringo
›› Paddle board
›› Snorkel & fishing equipment for adults & kids
Nikola: 8 passengers
Myra: 10 passengers
Fortuna: 14 passengers
Flas VII: 17 passengers