Please find more details and information on your cabin charter below.
A standard gulet is provided for this cabin charter. Some may be equipped with air conditioning and will only be used if specified on your cabin charter information and itinerary. Yachts are determined on your arrival. Gulet cannot be predetermined or guaranteed at time of booking. All our yachts have yacht insurance. We advise all travellers to take out their own individual travel insurance.
INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS
- Port and marina fees, taxes and fuel are all included in your cabin charter package price.
- Passengers have the use of all standard yachting equipment on board. This includes snorkels and masks and board games.
- Linen is provided on this cabin charter. Please note that you must bring along your own bath/beach towel. No towels are provided
- Entrance fees and optional activities are not included in the cabin charter package price.
MEALS & DRINKS
All meals are included for the duration of your cruise. This includes breakfast, lunch, dinner, afternoon tea and snacks. Drinks are not provided in your cabin charter package. On this cabin charter, you may not bring along your own drinks. All drinks excluding water are sold on board at reasonable prices, drinking water is included on this cruise. A bar tab is set up for the duration of the week. All bar tabs are paid on the conclusion of your cruise.
Allocation of cabins is done on site. All gulets and cabin layouts are different, cabins are not predetermined. On these cruises, you may be roomed in a twin, double, triple or quad cabin depending on your group breakdown. Where possible, Alaturka will do their best to room couples in a double cabin, and individuals in a twin room of a person of the same sex. For individual travellers who do not want to be assigned with another passenger, single supplement cabins are available. All cabins have private bathrooms with toilet and shower
-Your cabin charter is a non-guided tour. There is no local guide on board providing information on the sites and locations.
-Children of 6 and under are not allowed on this cabin cruise. Ages 7 to 10 years old are charged at 50% of the full cruise rate if staying in their parent/guardian’s cabin. If there is more than one child, the first child is charged 50% and every child after at full price. Ages 11+ charged at full cruise price.
-All efforts will be made to follow this itinerary, however, in cases of poor weather and/or sea conditions, this schedule may change. This could include altered daily plans and overnight stops. In these situations all efforts will be made to consult customers on alternative options, no money will be refunded...
Pickups and Meeting Point
Departing from Fethiye: There are no Hotel pick-ups in; the Fethiye area, this includes; Calis, Oludeniz, Hisaronu, Kaya Village, and Fethiye.
Departing from Kas: There is no Hotel pick up available
Departing from Olympos: Pick up is available from Olympos Hotels. Pick up is not provided from Cirali or Antalya.
Departing from Demre: Meeting time is at 12:00 at Demre Bus station.
Transfers are available for an additional cost, please contact us if you want to book transfers.
Fethiye to St Nicholas Island
Arriving at the Alaturka office Fethiye for check-in at 09:00 am, we can help with directions on how to find us, you will be given information before heading to the gulet. Once on board, you will settle into your cabins and be given a brief, departing Fethiye harbour and cruise to Butterfly Valley for swimming, lunch and an optional hike up to the waterfall. Butterfly Valley is known to be the home to over 136 different types of butterflies and moths, however in the summer months difficult to spot.
Afterwards, we will visit Oludinez beach, Europe’s most photographed beach and one of the best sites in the world to paraglide. If you fancy gliding off the cliff tops and taking in the spectacular views of the Blue Lagoon and Oludeniz, please let your captain know on departing Fethiye. Tonight we will anchor at St. Nicholas Island, we arrive in time to walk up through the island's ruins and witness the amazing sunset. (L, D)
St Nicholas Island to Kas
Today we cruise to Kalkan (Aquarium Bay) for breakfast and swimming. This is a fantastic spot to put on the goggles, do some snorkelling and make the most of the crystal clear waters.
We will then cruise onto Kas, a small fishing village with a charming little harbour, to enjoy lunch on the boat. You will then have time to explore the local shops, including many handmade jewellery and clothes stores. We will spend the night in one of the secluded bays between Kas and Kekova. (B, L, D)
Kas to Gokkaya Bay
Today after breakfast we will cruise to the area of Kekova. First on the list, we will discover the Sunken City, an ancient town dating back 2000 years to the Lycian period and destroyed by an earthquake. We will cruise over this protected World Heritage site, however no swimming, diving or snorkelling is allowed in this area.
We will then cross to Simena Castle where you can walk to the top and witness a magical view over the bay, taking in the underwater Lycian Tombs and the Sunken City.
Our overnight stop is in Gokkaya Bay and tonight you can party at the nearby bar, Smuggler’s Inn. Meet up with other travellers for a night of dancing under the stars. A free boat service will pick you up and runs regularly all night. If you don't want to party, simply relax and chill out on the yacht. (Please note Smuggler's Inn may not always be open, please check with your captain if you wish to go).(B, L, D)
Gokkaya Bay to Demre
On your fourth day you can enjoy a lazy start, resting off any sore heads from partying until the wee hours. After breakfast you will head to Pirates Cave (or another nearby bay) for snorkelling and swimming. We will dock at Cayagzi (Andriake) Harbour, Demre before lunch at 10:30/11:00am. You will then have time to explore Demre, a free shuttle will take you to the center of town. The choice is yours whether you would like to do a spot of shopping or go visit ancient sites like St Nicholas Church or the Ancient City of Myra. The bus back to the boat will leave at 12:00pm.
Tonight you can party at Smuggler's Inn again or relax. You will spend the night north of Gokkaya Bay.(B, L, D)
Gokkaya Bay to Liman Agzi or Firnaz Bay
Breakfast will be served at Yaglica Bay (or nearby) where you can enjoy some swimming. You will cruise to Kas Harbour for lunch and have time to explore and enjoy the great shopping. You will cruise onto Liman Agzi or Firnaz Bay for dinner and stay for the night. (B, L, D)
Firnaz Bay or Liman Agzi to St Nicholas Island
Early in the morning we will cruise north, waking up to the beautiful views of Butterfly Valley. After breakfast there is time for sunbaking, swimming and an optional hike up to the waterfall. We will then visit Oludinez, Europe’s most stunning beach. Swim, paraglide or for the very daring try some cliff jumping near the Blue Lagoon. We will anchor at St. Nicholas Island for the night. Grab a bottle of wine and walk up to the ruins to witness the beautiful sunset. (B, L, D)
St Nicholas Island to Fethiye
In the morning we will cruise to Tarzan's Bay for breakfast, giving you the chance to have a go at the rope jump. We then head to Samanlik Bay for swimming and lunch. We will arrive at Fethiye Harbour after lunch to farewell your new friends and gulet crew.(B, L)