Bodrum - Selimiye - Bencik
On this one way cruise from Marmaris to Bodrum or vice versa, you swim in glorious, turquoise bays and discover ancient cities.
One way trip Marmaris - Bodrum or Bodrum - Marmaris
Upon boarding the yacht you will be greeted by the crew. We will inform you about your Blue voyage. Welcoming and dinner on board. After dinner you will be free to discover the lovely port of Marmaris or visit a local night club on one of the wide harbor in Marmaris. Overnight in Marmaris.
After breakfast at Marmaris cruise to Kadirga Burnu, where a lighthouse is situated. This is a wide bay and closed off from all winds, where you can enjoy swimming and snorkeling. After lunch cruising towards Bozukkale a natural and historical harbour, which was called Loryma in antiquity. If you are interested in history, you can wander around this ancient city. Overnight in Bozukkale-Loryma.
After having a hearty breakfast cruise to the village of Bozburun, which we'll travel through the Gulf of Yesilova with it's fabulous islands. Bozburun is where the traditional gulets, that you are traveling on, are made. After lunch your captain will take you to experience the most beautiful fishing village Selimiye, where you'll be able to see some remnants of a castle on the islet in the middle of the bay. And when we reach Orhaniye don't miss to walk on the 600 m long Kiz Kumu, which splits the bay in two. If you see people walking, you might think that they are miraculously walking on the surface of the sea instead. Overnight in Orhaniye.
After breakfast you'll head on for Bencik Limani, which is an important bay in the Gulf of Hisarönü. It will be a great pleasure to explore these bays and inlets in all their lovely blues and greens. And it's a great place for swimming and snorkeling and fishings lessons by your captain. Overnight in Bencik Koyu.
After having breakfast in Bencik Koyu we'll travel along the coastline towards Aktur, which is a famous residence with it's flower gardens. After lunch we'll travel to the peninsula Datca, where you will have the chance to explore the pleasant little village of Datca itself. Although enjoy the scenic views. Overnight in Datca.
After having breakfast in Datca we'll travel towards Palamut Bükü, where you can buy delicious almonds and honey from the local people. Late afternoon we'll travel to harbour of Knidos, which is the final bay along the Aegean seaboard. You can enjoy the sea and explore the ancient city of Knidos.
After breakfast cruise to Orak adasi, which is one of the larger islands in the Gulf of Gökova. It looks like a sickle. Enjoy your free time by swimming in the crystal clear water that change hues from blue to green. One of those bays is Papuc burnu, which is marvelous beautiful. You will leave this fabulous area with pleasant memories that you will never forget. After lunch cruise to Bodrum port, which was the harbor of the ancient city of Halicarnassos. Take your time to discover the lovely port of Bodrum and visit the Bodrum Castle, which will take you back hundred of years into the past. Bodrum offers countless opportunities of night live until the crack of dawn. Bodrum is although world famous for the construction of turkish wooden gulets. Overnight in Bodrum.
After having a hearty breakfast at Bodrum, you'll leave the gulet with our hopes to see you again and best wishes for a pleasant journey homeward. See you soon.
Blue voyage reserves the right to change the programs due to unfavorable weather and navigational conditions. Excursions are optional.
Please note: Our home port is Marmaris. A one way fee is to be charged if the embarkation or disembarkation port is different than the home port.