TURKISH RIVIERA

From Fethiye to Kaş | Turkey

From 1290€ per person
Includes taxes and fees

Duration : 8 days / 7 nights

Available season : from June to October

Boat or cabin charter (please contact us)

Cruise type : Freediving, sailing or yoga

About your cruise

The Turkish Riviera, dotted with islands, clear blue waters and sandy beaches offers the chance to explore some of the lesser-known gems of Europe. Between historic sites and extraordinary coves, the turquoise coast, one of the most popular routes in Turkey, will not leave you indifferent. This cruise will take you to visit ancient ruins, stunning crystal-clear waters in quiet bays with time for relaxation and swimming. You will additionally discover a few of our own secret sailing spots and anchorages along this breath-taking coastline.

You will be embarking on either a luxury sailboat or catamaran, with all the comfort you’ll need to relax and enjoy your holidays.

About the sailing yacht

Our modern sailing yachts have every luxury you need to enjoy wonderful times on the water and are suitable for both coastal and offshore sailing. They are also perfect for a week-long cruise as well as for learning freediving, helping in sailing, practicing yoga and other workshops or just enjoy the trip and go for a swim. The boat we operate can accommodate up to ten guests, yet this cruise welcomes up to 6 participants for more comfort onboard.

You will be accommodated for 7 days and 6 nights on a luxury 51-foot-long sailing yacht, in spacious 2-person cabins with private or shared bathrooms. Your crew will be composed of Nicolas, experienced skipper and freediving instructor, and Sasha, freediver and professional yoga instructor. Both will help you discover the treasures Egypt and the Red Sea have to offer.

What's included

  • 7-day / 6-night cruise with accommodation onboard
  • Professional skipper, chef and guide onboard
  • Professional freediving and yoga instructors
  • 3 meals a day, coffee, tea, juices, soft drinks, fruits and snacks
  • Freediving and yoga related workshops and sessions
  • Specific freediving equipment
  • Bed linens & towels
  • Check-out cleaning

What's to be planned

  • Flight tickets & transfers to/from harbour (available upon request)
  • Marine park entrance fees (50€)
  • Insurance and visa related fees
  • Other freediving equipment rental (available upon request)
  • Certifying freediving courses and training (available upon request)
  • Staff / crew gratuities

Turkish Riviera route overview

Departure / Return : Fethiye, Turkey

Detailed route

  • Meeting point : Fethiye, Turkey

This route is given for information purposes. During boat charter cruises, you are free to set the route you wish. Ask your skipper for suggestions.

Fethiye

Gemiler island

Kalkan

Kaş

Kekova

Fırnaz bay

Karacaören island

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Day 1 : Fethiye – Gemiler island

Boarding, briefing with the crew and visit of the centre of Fethiye. We’ll then sail out towards for Soğuk Su Bay for a little swim that tastes like holidays have started.. We will then anchor next to Gemiler island. You can hike there and climb to the top of the island to watch the sun go down. Stress-free day with some freediving lectures and dry training in the evening.

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Day 2 : Gemiler island – Kalkan

Morning relaxation: stretching, breathing, yoga in the middle of the sea and breakfast facing the majestic bay of Öludeniz, one of the most famous spots for paragliding. We will sail eastwards towards Butterfly and Kabak valleys, only accessible by boat. In the afternoon we will have a lecture while slowly making our way to the pretty town of Kalkan.

Day 3 : Kalkan – Kaş

After our morning freediving session, we will continue our way towards Kaş, stopping by the beautiful beach of Kaputaş and the blue cave on the way. The safe harbour of Kaş is beautifully backed by high cliffs and is famous for its calm waters and its dive sites – wrecks and underwater museum among others. Lectures and workshops in the late afternoon and free time in the evening, either chilling on the boat or enjoying some great local food.

Day 4 : Kaş – Kekova

Morning relaxation, training dive and brunch. Lunch followed by a workshop. In the afternoon, we will sail towards Kekova, a spectacular place to explore the remains of the sunken city and Lycian tombs. We can also climb the ruins of the Kekova castle for a breathtaking view over the bay. The maze of islands and bays around this area is unforgettable. We will finish the day with light training, relaxation, video analyses or just chill and enjoy.

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Day 5 : Kekova – Fırnaz bay

On our possible only rest day of the cruise, we will slowly make our way back westwards, with some sailing practice on the way. Some fun dives or swims can be organized on the way. We will be reaching Fırnaz, a quiet bay only accessible by boat and will anchor there for the night. Enjoy the evening and get some good rest for the rest of the cruise.

Day 6 : Fırnaz bay – Karacaören island

Morning relaxation and training dives or meeting your confined water requirements. In the afternoon, we’ll sail back around Öludeniz and Karacaören island, where numerous Byzantine ruins are seen on the island. Tremendous view on top, overlooking the bay, Dry training, relaxation, lectures, video analyses or just chilling in the evening.

Day 7 : Karacaören island – Fethiye

Morning relaxation and training dives. Possibility to visit the abandoned greek village of Kayaköy in the morning after a little hike. We’ll then stop here and there for swimming and snorkelling as we return back to our base, Optional lectures or enjoy our last night back in Fethiye.

Useful information

How to get to the marina in Fethiye ?

  • Closest airport : Dalaman airport, Turkey
  • From Dalaman airport to the marina in Fethiye : 50 km (60-70 minutes)
  • From Dalaman airport to the marina in Göcek : 19 km (25-35 minutes)

Depending on the boats available, we will offer you to either board in Göcek or Fethiye.

Departure and return times

  • Departure on Saturday at 3pm
  • Return on Friday at 6pm

Provisioning

We can arrange for provisions for you before departure. A hostess can also be hired and join us on board to make your trip a real holiday. Please let us know in your quote request.

Can the route be modified ?

Please be aware that your itinerary needs to remain flexible for safety matters, as it is influenced by external factors such as weather, wind and sea conditions, technical issues and how busy it is. We have found that predetermined itineraries simply don’t work, and that you should trust your skipper for local and up to date advice based on your preferences.

Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for more information.

Visas requirements

  • European citizens can enter Turkey with a valid passport.

 

Please refer to our Frequently Asked Questions section for more general information.

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