Hisaronu Gulf & South Dodecanese
The islands of Dodecanese archipelago are scattered in front of the Turkish coast and they are the most southern and cosmopolitan Greek islands. These islands are very close to each other, with very few hours of navigation, thus giving the opportunity to spend the whole day in different areas, making the Gulet cruise the ideal way to visit them. Each island challenges its beauty and historical importance with the neighbouring island, as Symi with its typical picturesque houses.
The detailed route will be explained by the Captain upon embarkation. This can be changed at anytime due to safety reasons, weather conditions and logistics. The route may not follow the sequence of stops as described
Embarking from 3 p.m. in Marmaris, then you will familiarize with the crew and to be accommodated in your cabins. Possibility to visit the nice town with its bazaar full of shops, bars and marine restaurants, also famous for the ancient castle that existed as early as 3000 BC. Dinner and overnight on board in harbour.
After breakfast on board, you will be informed about the cruise program, optional excursions and the boat. Navigation towards Serçe bay and stop for swimming and relax. In the afternoon arrival to Bozukkale the ancient Loryma, where is a castle which stretches out in a rectangle with its city walls and 9 temples. Dinner and overnight on board.
Early morning departure to reach Bozburun, the village famous for sponge diving many years ago and breakfast on board. Stop for lunch, swimming and relax in Dirsek Buku. In the afternoon arrival to Bencik Bay, a very narrow entrance with steep sides or cliffs offering unique views. Looking rather like a miniature fjord that divides Hisaronu Gulf from Gokova. Dinner and overnight on board.
After breakfast, navigation to the beautiful Aktur Bay and lunch on board, swimming and relax. In the afternoon arrival to the nice city of Datça which was founded by the Dorians in the 7th century B.C. Possibility to visit it or to have optional excursion to the ancient Caria city of Knidos. Fascinating city not only for its ruins also for its beautiful view of Mediterranean that can be enjoyed from the amphitheater. You can relish your time by swimming and relaxing. Dinner and overnight on board.
After customs formalities, breakfast on board and navigation to Symi island. A fascinating island, that is rocky, with rich Mediterranean vegetation, creating unforgettable scenery from the harbour. Also a small square located in the harbour adding uniqueness to it. You can visit to the church of St. John, interesting monasteries and the house of Chatziagapitos, an ancient villa of the XVIII century, close to the historic center. The most beautiful beaches are in Pedi Bay and in Bay of Agios Giorgios accessible only by the sea. Lunch, dinner and overnight stay on board.
Early morning departure toward Rhodes island and breakfast on board. The medieval city is considered a World Heritage Site. On the island there are white and blue houses, impressive public buildings and parks, but also the old town, with buildings and ruins of the ancient splendor of the island during the rule of the Hellenic, Roman and Byzantine. It’s important to visit the medieval city of the Knights Hospitallers of St. John of Jerusalem, surrounded by high walls and in good condition, with its castles and palaces, buildings from the Byzantine period, and architectures of Turkish origin. Lunch, dinner and overnight on board.
After breakfast on board, navigation back to Turkey. During the cruise stop in Cennet island - better knew as paradise islands, for lunch, swimming and relax. In the afternoon arrival in Marmaris harbour, dinner and overnight on board.
After breakfast disembarking in Marmaris within 9.30 am
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