Blue Cruise Tours
Day 1: Depart From Fethiye – Butterfly Valley – St.Nicholas – Aquarium
Meal: Lunch, Dinner
Pick up from your hotel and meet with participants at the harbour of Fethiye then start from Fethiye Harbour between 11 and 12 a.m. to Samanlik Bay for swimming & lunch or, depending on the sea conditions, to Butterfly Valley for lunch, a swim & optional visit of this natural reserve, hosting 136 kinds of different butterflies and moths. Afterwards we cruise to Oludeniz (The Blue Lagoon) again sea conditions permitting. Option for paragliding available.
Last stop of the day is St.Nicholas Island. Byzantine ruins, swim, dinner & 1st night. Aquarium
I. Night on the bay.
Day 2: Kalkan – Kas – Kekova
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Depart from the Aquarium by to Firnaz bay early in the morning by sunrise which is near Kalkan for breakfast & swimming. Cruising to Kas where we stop in the harbour for lunch & visit of this charming fishing village. Of ancient Antiphellos, as Kas was once known, only Lycian rock tombs, sarcophagi and the Roman theatre are left. But the charm of the town remains! In a bay near Kekova we stop for swimming, dinner & the 2nd night.
Lycian-Roman archaeological site
II. Night on the bay.
Day 3: Sunken City – Simena – Gokkaya Bay
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Today, blue cruise will start by departure to Sunken City of Kekova (this Lycian-Roman archaeological site is protected, so only looking!). Lunch. Simena, a traditional Turkish fishing village with no car access and Byzantine / Ottoman castle. In Gokkaya Bay optional water sports are available. Dinner, relax in this pirates haven or party the night away at the Smugglers Inn. Andriace harbour.
III. Night on the bay.
Day 4: Myra – Demre – St.Nicholas – Olympos
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
Breakfast at the deck and after breakfast we have a look at the Pirates Cave (sea conditions permitting) before cruising to Andriace harbour (lunch). Bus transfer to the archaeological site of Myra, and to Demre for the St.Nicholas Church, shopping and banking when requested by your group. Bus transfer to the Tree houses in Olympos where we arrive between 4 and 6 p.m.
- Transfer from your hotel in Fethiye to the boat.
- All meals (Breakfast/Lunch/Afternoon Tea, Coffee, Biscuits/Dinner), fuel, harbour fees, service.
- Standard yacht equipment, board games, snorkels & masks, fishing lines.
- Passengers may bring snacks, such as fruit, nuts, muesli, yoghurt, chocolate…
- (Not sold on board)
- All drinks, also water, are sold on board at reasonable prices.
- Please do not bring your own drinks on board.
- Please bring your own towels.
- Archaeological sites and national parks entrance fees.
- Crew tip of 3-5% is also not included in price.
In case of poor weather and/or sea conditions, this program is subject to change without notice.
Cabins on Turkish Gulets are for 2 or 3 persons. Single supplement is not available, single passengers will share or need to pay double to get a private cabin.
Most people choose to sleep on the deck, on comfortable sun beds, under the stars.