Day 1: MARMARİS
The boarding starts at 15:30 from Marmaris Harbour. Guests who arrive early may leave their luggage at the Barbaros Yachting Office. On the first day, the service starts on the boat with dinner and an overnight stay in Marmaris Port. Marmaris which was built upon one of the antique Karian cities called Phyckos, has been under the rule of many different civilizations. The most valuable work of art that you can see today is Marmaris Castle dating from 1577. There is also a mosque and an 8-room caravansary covered with arches from the Ottoman Period. The ruins of the Antique times lie on Asar Hill; a small, low hill located on the northern side of the city. Being one of the best-known touristic places of Turkey, Marmaris has also a large marina.
Day 2: EKİNCİK GULF - DALYAN
After your breakfast, you will be informed about the cruise itinerary and the boat. The cruise will move towards Ekincik Gulf. You may join our optional Dalyan Tour from here. You will be taken from your yacht by a small boat called “piyade”. You will arrive at Caretta-Caretta (turtle) Beach and take a swimming break here. You will enjoy the natural beauty of the delta as you cruise along the river. You will see the ancient Rock Tombs and finally arrive at mud baths to relax and be rejuvenated. A fishing village called Dalyan will be our final destination after we return to our yacht by piyade boat. Dinner and an overnight stay will be in the Gulf of Ekincik.
Day 3: ADALI BAY - MANASTIR - TERSANE ISLAND
Because of the wavy seas of Dişibilmez and Kurtoğlu that we have to cross, we will cruise earlier than the other days and reach the world-famous Fethiye Gulf. We will anchor at Adalı Bay for breakfast. For lunch and a swimming break, we will go to Manastır Bay. This place is known as Cleopatra Bay or Sunken Bath Bay due to the beautiful underwater ruins of an old bath. We will anchor at Tersane Island for dinner and an overnight stay. This naturally protected harbour was used as the shipyard in Byzantine and Ottoman times.
Day 4: KIZIL ISLAND - FETHİYE
After breakfast, we will cruise to Kızıl Island for lunch and a swimming break. On the fourth day of our cruise, we will arrive in Fethiye Harbour around 16:00 p.m. The guests who joined for 'Mini Cruise' may leave the boat here. Fethiye, which was known as Telmessos in the ancient times, was the most important city situated on Lycia's western border with Caria. It is believed that the city's name comes from Apollon's son Telmessos. As the name suggests, the city was the city of light and was famous for its prophets. Fethiye stretches in a half circle along the bay protected by 12 Islands. You can visit the city centre if you wish. Dinner and an overnight stay will be in Fethiye Harbour.
Day 5: GÖCEK ISLAND - YASSICA ISLANDS
The Mini Cruise guests who joined in Marmaris should leave the boat by 9:30 a.m. The new guests for Mini Cruise must join the boat by 10:30 a.m. from Fethiye Harbour. After moving through uniquely beautiful islands, we finally anchor at Göcek Island. Following lunch and a swimming break, we will cruise to Yassica Islands to spend the night and enjoy the wonderful scenery.
Day 6: BEDRİ RAHMİ BAY - DOMUZ ISLAND - AĞA LİMANI
After breakfast, we will cruise to Bedri Rahmi Bay. Bedri Rahmi is a famous Turkish artist who made one of the first 'Blue Cruises' in Turkey. Following his visit the bay was named after him. We will go to Domuz Island for a swim and anchor at Ağa Limanı Bay for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 7: KUMLUBÜKÜ - CENNET ISLAND - MARMARİS
Today, we will cruise to Kumlubük Bay early in the morning. Breakfast will be served in Kumlubük Bay. We will anchor at Cennet Island for our last swimming break and lunch. We will enter Marmaris Harbour by 16:00 p.m. an overnight stay will be in Marmaris. Guests wishing to see more of Marmaris are recommended to go to the city centre and experience the lively night life.
Day 8: MARMARİS
The guests will leave the boat with precious memories by 10:30 after breakfast.
Depending on sea and weather conditions, Barbaros Yachting reserves the right to make necessary changes to the tour