Fethiye to Olympos Blue Cruise Tour Turkey. Sail off to the Mediterranean Sea’s best coasts of Turkey on the Turkish Gulet, Motor Yacht, and Sailing Yacht for Blue Tour Turkey. Choose your luxurious and special gulet, motor yacht, and sailing yacht, then start a stunning Blue Cruise Turkey at the Mediterranean Sea. During this voyage, you will see those bays and coasts; Fethiye, Samanlik Bay, Gemiler Island, Oludeniz, Kaputas Beach, Kas, Gokkaya, Demre, Kekova, Kalkan, Butterfly Valley, Cold Water Bay, Turunc Pinari, Kizil Ada.
After you arrive in Fethiye, the boarding starts in the afternoon, and you can spend time in port and enjoy yourself in the city before you set sail. We sail off the next day morning. It is a great time to look around the small city and enjoy pre-sailing shopping. It is also a great chance to let your chef know what specialties you want on the voyage that does not include in the itinerary. Finally, you have dinner on the yacht, berthed in the Marina, and enjoy a fantastic first night in Fethiye at the Mediterranean sea.
In the Fethiye district of Muğla province, the small Samanlik part of the bays is divided into large Samanlik Bay and small Samanlik Bay, which remain in the Fethiye Peninsula. Although this is compared many times, the location, beach, and sand differ. Local and foreign tourists can see every shade of green and blue in this Bay, especially in summer. The Samanlik Bay has a clear, clean sea-like dark glass. You know, they say it has a sea like an aquarium, and that’s how you can meet fish when you swim. There are 2 Piers for jumping into the sea at the beach of Samanlik. Especially for young people, this pier is complete entertainment. The sea of Samanlik Bay is relatively stagnant and beautiful. Being shallow is of great importance, especially for families with children. Children can quickly enter the sea. If you want to say that the beach is a mixture of sand and gravel, families with children should bring Sea shoes.
Gemiler Island is an island where nature and history are intertwined, located 9 km from Fethiye. Gemiler Island only can be reached by boats departing from Belcekiz beach or by road. After setting foot on the island, you can reach the island’s top by following unique walking paths. You can see Oludeniz, the Butterflies Valley, and the Gulf of Gocek. If you are a history enthusiast, you should see the Byzantine church ruins on the island. Rumors that the region is the center of the spread of Christianity also make the island important for Christian tourists. Gemiler Bay, located opposite Gemiler island, offers visitors a unique view along with its magnificent nature. The presence of an open-air church of historical importance in the bay is 1st. a degree site that has led to a fee for entry to the area. After entering the bay for a small fee, you can enjoy the sea, sun, nature. In addition, you can admire the mosaics found at the base of the historic church.
Fethiye’s world-famous beach Oludeniz has always maintained its place in the list of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Oludeniz, a natural wonder where green and blue meet, got its name because its water is flat like a sheet. Due to its location, Oludeniz is still and warm, just like a lake. Oludeniz, where there are many beautiful beaches, is also a constant point of blue cruise routes. In the turquoise waters of Oludeniz beaches, you can do many activities such as jet-skiing, sailing, surfing, and add entertainment to your holiday.
Kaputas Beach is located in the Kaş district of Antalya. It is about 20 kilometers from the district center. The color of the sea is turquoise as a result of the water flowing underground from the beach. Apart from this, Kaputas has a beach with a mixture of sand and gravel with cool water. About a meter of the sea is white sand, but there are small stones after a meter. To descend to Kaputas Beach, a canyon mouth beach, you can reach the beach by descending the famous 187 step stairs.
Kaş is a seaside town on the Mediterranean coast in southwestern Turkey. The modern town occupies the site of ancient Antiphellos, with still-visible ruins, including a theater. The 4th-century-B.C. Lion Tomb, with 2 carved lion heads, is one of many Lycian rock tombs in the area. The town center has whitewashed houses and buildings covered in bougainvillea. The Lycian Way, a marked trail, passes by the town. It is also a restocking location for the Blue Cruises, so while your crew is stocking up, you can either relax in town or take a scuba diving moment. You also can see the Greek island of Meis, just offshore. The town is linked by modern roads and is also an excellent base for exploring the local archeological sites and regional history.
Gokkaya & Demre
Gökkaya Bay, which stands out for its large and small cliffs, is one of the most beautiful bays of Demre on Kekova Island, located in the district of Demre. No bay beach area is stuck between cliffs, admires those who see it with its clear and clean sea, but it is very suitable for swimming. The fact that mountains surrounded it ensured that the coves were sheltered. The bay doesn’t get wind in any way. Therefore, it is pretty safe to stay at night on Sea Blue cruise boats like sheets. At night, the environment is relatively calm and quiet. During the day, Gokkaya Bay traffic is quite heavy. Day boats anchor here for lunch and a swimming break. Having cold water sources on the ground has caused it to be cold, but it is delightful to swim and canoe here. The rocky structure and clarity of the water are also very suitable for diving. During the day you can see diving boats in the bay. While resting on the deck, you can watch the ruins of the Lycian civilization on the cliffs and witness the history.
Kekova is famous for its city dating from the flooded Lycian civilization. The area, called the sunken city, was submerged due to earthquakes that occurred in ancient times, and ye turned the bottom of the water into a hidden paradise. As a result of the shooting, they discovered a whole ancient city under the water. The ruins of the sunken city on the water fascinate the beholders. Diving is prohibited as the area is under a protected area. But tour boats pass nearby every day, and the water is so clear that you can see the city at the bottom even from above. The remaining parts of the ancient city rise from the cliffs in all their glory. It welcomes thousands of tourists every year due to its historical features and the cleanest sea of the Mediterranean Sea. Dinner and overnight in Kekova.
Kalkan, a charming holiday resort in the Kas – District of Antalya, is the region that Herodotus refers to as “the closest place to the stars in the world.” Kalkan, one of the places in great demand, especially for British tourists, is a highly developed region and small and cute. It is a resort town with many natural and historical beauties around it. Every year, it welcomes thousands of tourists as a section of paradise where the Taurus Mountains howl with the Mediterranean Sea.
Butterfly Valley, one of the most famous bays of Turkey, is an untouched natural wonder, surrounded by mountains at an altitude of 350 meters, located 9 km from Oludeniz, without land transportation. It got its name from dozens of butterflies found in the valley. It was declared a first-degree site because of the endemic butterflies. Although it takes a little climbing to see the rare butterflies in the valley, the view is worth seeing. In the middle of the valley is a 50 m high waterfall that empties into the Mediterranean Sea. You can sunbathe as you wish on the 300 m Long Beach in the Butterfly Valley, where boat tours do not pass without stopping. You can go on a butterfly tour and find peace with the sound of a small waterfall that flows all year round.
Cold Water Bay
Bestas Limani (Beshtash Limani), Cold Water Bay (Cold Water Bay) bay. The bay with a restaurant on the shore is located 0.7 miles northeast of Gemiler Adasi (Gemiler). The bay got its second name from the sailors for a reason: numerous springs with cold water flow into it, making swimming in the bay’s waters invigorating. In the bay, the clear, transparent blue water can not but please the eye. Anchorage, depth of 6-10 meters. Bottom: sand, silt; anchor holds well. There is a small cove in the north-western part of Beştaş Limani, where you can stay opposite the beach. For quiet parking of the yacht, it is better to bring the mooring to the shore. There is a restaurant on the mountain near the beach. To get to it, you need to climb the path up the mountain. From here, you can enjoy beautiful views of the surrounding waters of the bay and its shores. This bay was popular with pirates in the old days and served as a haven for them. You can visit the abandoned Greek village of Kayakoy, abandoned by the inhabitants by mutual agreement between Turkey and Greece in 1923.
It is one of the bays of Fethiye known as Oyuktepe Bay. The bay gets its name from the citrus trees found around it. Transportation is limited to the bay, which is about 8 kilometers from the center. Transportation is usually provided by boats departing from the port. Trees surround the cove. As if nature had tried to hide this beauty by embracing it. Surrounded by pine, olive, sandalwood, Laurel, and Pinar trees, the cove hills are covered with citrus trees. It is believed that the bay got its name from these citrus trees. Besides all these greens, the turquoise color of the sea is added to the middle of an entire holiday air. It is a place that can be preferred by those who want to make a secluded getaway in a quiet and quiet environment alone with nature. Another of the most prominent features of bay is that spring water comes out of them. It is a common source of drinking water. Maybe that’s where the spring in the name comes derives. A tracking path that follows this water source also offers a beautiful experience for hiking lovers. Suppose you want to introduce the bay in a single sentence. In that case, we can say that it is a paradise hidden in a valley with charming beauty between high hills that descend decidedly towards the sea.
It was given this name due to the reddish color of the sand and gravel on its shores at sunset. There are no structures on the island other than a lighthouse. Because the East Coast is closed to the waves, it is suitable for anchoring and swimming. Kizilada Lighthouse has been guiding sailors sailing to Fethiye Bay for more than 100 years. Brightening the dark horizons with its white lighthouse, Kizilada Lighthouse now serves as a lighthouse and a boutique hotel and restaurant. Built by the French at the end of the 1800s with bricks brought from Marseille, Kizıilada Lighthouse is one of the most important guides for sailors traveling along the coast of Fethiye. And it gets its name from its floor, which rings red. Red Lantern, which used to show itself only with its white light, now has a unique feast in the bay.
After completing your amazing 8 Days Turkey Blue Cruise, we are arriving in Fethiye to return; take a moment to enjoy the city one more time. If possible, don’t go back immediately; walk around the market site, soak in the last days of Turkey. Enjoy the final shopping and sense the beautiful smells and taste of local cuisine. If you have the time, stay overnight and enjoy one last romantic evening or exciting bar nightlife. Once you leave, the memories remain for a lifetime.