Fethiye 12 Islands
Fethiye is one of the most popular spots when you are thinking of a blue cruise holiday Departing Fethiye every day in summer there is going to be a gulet cruising holiday that will suit your needs. Surrounding Fethiye are many beautiful bays, swimming spots and a scattering of islands that make up the waterways. These highlights are a reason Fethiye is on the major tourist map in Turkey.
This 4-day, 3 nights blue cruise option takes you around the highlights of the Fethiye island region. You depart Fethiye to head onto some of the more quiet bays to catch your first swim and snorkel in the Med. Over the next few days you will get to visit the highlights of the region including Aga Limani Bay, Tersane Island and the infamous Cleopatras Bay. Spend your time either enjoying the beautiful waters or pack your walking shoes and head onto the land to go for a trek. There is also an opportunity to climb a little higher and get some magnificent views of this unspoilt area of Turkey. This gulet cruise gives you the chance to soak up the best of the Gulf of Fethiye and all you need to do is sit back and let our crew look after you, while they show you the beautiful bays and islands that are just perfect for swimming or just lazing on deck.
The 12 Islands Blue Cruise is usually a route that we run at the start or end of the season. You will get the chance to see this area whilst on board one of our beautiful Turkish gulets. With all the creature comforts that a standard gulet offer you will be spoilt as the yachts have all had recent renovations to finish them off to a very high standard.
Fethiye to 12 Islands Gulet Cruise Itinerary
Day 1: Fethiye to Tersane Island
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 harbour around 11:00am to 11:45am and cruise to the near by Tarzan Bay for the first of our swimming stops. Here you can dive into the waters and swim over to the rope to swing off, that gives this bay its name. After lunch we will then cruise onto the beautiful 12 Islands region. You can catch sunset tonight from Tersane Island and enjoy a welcome drink with the crew and fellow passengers.
Day 2: Tersane Island to Aquarium Bay
This morning you will get to stop and swim at Aquarium Bay before we move onto the famous Cleopatra's Bath. Here you can swim among the ancient ruins, which it is said to believe that Mark Antony gave these baths to Cleopatra as a wedding gift. You have plenty of time to explore the ruins as we will spend the night here.
Day 3: Aquarium Bay to Yassica Island
This morning we head for Bedri Rahmi Bay, which is one of the more popular spots along this cruising route. Look out for the fish painted on a rock done by Bedri Rahmi himself back in 1973. Our last stop of the day will be Yassica Island, which is a great place for a swim in the crystal clear waters. That night we will anchor near Yassica Island.
Day 4: Yassica Island to Fethiye
Today we will enjoy our last day on the cruise with a journey to the lovely and quiet Gocek Bay where you can soak up the tranquility and swim or snorkel in the turquoise waters. You will get to also visit Kizil Island on the way back to the port of Fethiye, where the cruise will end.
Please note: transfer services onto Fethiye Hotels is not included.
IMPORTANT NOTICE All efforts are made to follow this itinerary, however in cases of poor weather and/or sea conditions, this schedule may change at Captain's discretion. Our passenger's safety is number one priority. This could include daily destinations as well as overnight stops. If these situations arise, all efforts will be made to consult customers on alternative options. No money will be refunded.