Fethiye to Olympos Cabin Charters Blue Cruise

Fethiye to Olympos

Departs From

Fethiye

Length

4 Days 3 Nights

Yacht Class

Standard

Meals

Standard

Drinks

Exluded

Shared Cabins

Yes

Departing Dates :

Tuesday Saturday

Set sail from Fethiye harbour on magical four day cruise to Olympos. Your voyage will begin by sailing out of the beautiful Gulf of Fethiye, over the dazzling turquoise sea to isolated bays, silent coves and historical ruins. Spend your vacation swimming in crystal clear waters, sunbathing on the deck and looking out for rare Loggerhead Turtles. Your Blue Fethiye to Olympos Blue Cruise will call as quirky towns, where you can shop for souvenirs and you will have the opportunity to Paraglide over the famous Blue Lagoon or Scuba Dive in the stunning Kekova Region. You will have the chance to journey into a hidden Blue Cave and visit the Sunken City of Kekova. Wake up to a rich Turkish Style breakfast each morning and be served a filling buffet lunch and dinner, with freshly barbequed chicken or fish. In the evening you can play games and chat with your fellow crew mates and watch the sunset before drifting off to sleep in your comfortable cabin or under the starry sky. Fethiye to Olympos Blue Cruises depart regularly from mid April to the end of October. 

Fethiye to Olympos tour map

Itinerary

Day 1: Fethiye to St Nicholas Island

On day one of your Blue Cruise we will meet at the Alaturka office in Fethiye at 10:00am and you will be taken to your gulet boat to meet with your captain and fellow crew for introductions and a quick briefing. By midday you will be sailing out of Fethiye harbour and across the turquoise sea to Butterfly Valley, where you can swim in the transparent waters or hike to a waterfall hidden in the trees. Keep out for the rare Jersey Tiger Butterfly as you walk!  

After lunch at Butterfly Valley you will cruise back to the long sandy beach at Oludeniz where you will have the option to visit the famous Blue Lagoon and Paraglide from the peak of Baba Mountain, one of the top spots in the world for this extreme sport. 

In the early evening you will journey to St. Nicolas Island, where legends say the real Father Christmas was born and buried. Here you can take a walk to the top of the island to visit Byzantine ruins and watch the sunset while your the crew prepare your buffet dinner. (L.D)


Day 2: St Nicholas Island to Kas

As the sun rises on day two you will gently cruise to Aquarium Bay, in the region of Kalkan, where the water is of such transparency that you can see a wide variety of sea life and maybe even stingrays resting on the seabed. You will have some time here for snorkeling and swimming and enjoy your first breakfast aboard your gulet boat before sailing to the charming town of Kas. 

You will have lunch on the boat in Kas marina and free time to stroll about the quirky old town, pick up some souvenirs and take a look at the Ancient Greek Amphitheatre and open sachophogi. 

Waving farewell to Kas and its picturesque harbour you will journey into the environmentally protected Kekova region and anchor in one of the secluded bays for dinner, sunset and sleeping. Before you sleep we recommend that you spend a little time looking out for shooting stars in unpolluted night sky and watching for fluorescent fish in the clear waters. (B.L.D)


Day 3: Kas to Gokkaya Bay

You will day three exploring the wonderful Gokkaya Bay, where the famous Sunken City and Castle Village are located. Your day will begin with a delicious breakfast before cruising to Gokkaya Bay to the Sunken City. The 2,000 year old city dates back to Lycian times when it was a prosperous trading port, however repeated raids and earthquakes have ruined the great city and a large portion of the stone buildings now lay beneath the sea. Swimming and diving over the ruins in prohibited however you will be able to take pictures from the boat. 

Once you’ve got your photos you will cross the bay and dock at Kalekoy (Castle Village) where you can walk up to Simena Castle for unparallelled views over Gokkaya Bay. 

Tonight will be a little different as after dinner you will have the option to relax on the boat or jump on a free shuttle boat to a nearby beach to party till sunrise at the Smugglers Inn. This beach bar is famous among local sailors and you’ll have to opportunity to meet travellers from other boats and share cocktails on the boat. (B.L.D)


Day 4: Gokkaya Bay to Olympos

For your last day you will be served breakfast before heading to the Pirates Cave or another or the stunning bays for the final chance to swim before cruising to Andriake Harbour, Demre where you will disembark around 10:30/11:00am. 

You will be provided with a transfer to Demre centre where you can go shopping or visit St. Nicholas Church before taking a free bus transfer to Olympos. (B)


DETAILS

Please find more details and information on your cabin charter below.

YACHT INFORMATION
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
- Free pickups are provided for the Fethiye to Olympos and Olympos to Fethiye cruise. Pickup is provided from central Fethiye and central Demre and Olympos. No pickups from surrounding areas including Calis, Oludeniz, Cirali Beach, Antalya and Hisaronu. No pickup is provided for Kas cruises.
- 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 including water are sold on board at reasonable prices. A bar tab is setup for the duration of the week. All bar tabs are paid on the conclusion of your cruise.

ACCOMMODATION
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

RESTRICTIONS
-Your cabin charter is a non-guided tour. There is no local guide on board providing information on the sites and locations. 
-Children of all ages are allowed on this cabin cruise. However it is not recommended for 1-3 year olds. Ages 4 to 10 years old are charged at 50% of the full cruise rate if staying in their parent/guardian’s cabin. If there are 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...

Highlights

Fethiye, Kas, Oludeniz, Demre, Kekova, Butterfly Valley, Simena Castle, St Nicholas Island, Olympos, Aquarium Bay, Gokkaya Bay, Blue Cave, Sunken City

Rates
1 Apr - 30 Jun EUR 220
1 Jul - 31 Jul EUR 260
1 Aug - 31 Aug EUR 280
1 Sep - 30 Sep EUR 260
1 Oct - 19 Oct EUR 220
Hot deal period Pax 1 - 5 Pax 6 -10 Pax 11 - 16 Pax 17 + Expires