Guests will be collected from any centrally located hotel in Fethiye around 10:00am to meet in the Alaturka office for check in. You will then all be taken to your gulet for a briefing about your cruise. You then depart Fethiye harbor around 11:00 am to 11:45 am 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, they can be difficult to spot.
Today you will wake up just outside of Kalkan in the beautiful Aquarium Bay for breakfast and a swim. You will then cruise onto Kas, which is a small fishing village with some of the best shopping in the area, especially unique jewelry pieces. You will be given time to explore the local shops, including much handmade jewelries, clothes stores and some local cafes for great coffee. For those interested in the optional extra of diving, you will be transferred out to the diving boat to go scuba diving in what is said to be the best place to dive in Southern Turkey. Get the chance to dive in the beautiful clear waters of the Southern Mediterranean with some sights offering a cave dive or even a wreck dive. Be sure to look at booking this optional extra online before your cruise to receive an online discount. The night is spent in one of the secluded bays between Kas and Kekova. (B, L, D).
Today after breakfast you will cruise onto the Sunken City, an ancient town that dates back 2000 years to the Lycian period and was destroyed by an earthquake. You will cruise over this protected World Heritage site nice and slowly enjoy the view, however, no swimming, diving or snorkeling is allowed in this area as it is now a protected site. Afterward you will anchor down to visit Kekova and Simena Castle, where you can walk to the top and witness a magical view over the bay.You will then be transferred to Deere Harbour where your cruise ends. Our ground crew member will then take you to Demre Bus Station where you can make your way to your next destination. (B, L)
Use of standard yachting equipment including snorkels & fins and board games
All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
Tea, coffee and biscuits every afternoon
Fruit after dinner
Port fees and charges
Drinks (all drinks are to be purchased on board. Do not bring your own drinks on board)
Entrance fees to the sites
– Paragliding over Oludeniz Beach
– Diving in Kas
– Various water sports including water skiing, wakeboarding, banana rides and jet skiing