Marmaris & Bodrum
Flying into one of the two airports close by, have a scenic drive to your port, where you will be welcomed on board your private luxury yacht. With its Mediterranean climate, deep green pine forests, and old towns with embedded Ottoman mosques, there are plenty of gems to explore in Marmaris. Mixed in with its heritage are the plenty of modern bars and restaurants for a pleasant late afternoon delight. Enjoy a dip in the pleasant warm waters of the Mediterranean.
Start with a romantic sail as the sunrise greets you. Breakfast on board as you glide to Turunc, which was first to win the blue flag award. For your overnight stay under the stars, anchor at shiny, silvery Ciftlik Bay. Enjoy a warm evening swim and make your way to the beach to bask in the pink and purple sunset.
A refreshing swim awaits you at Palamutbükü, after which you can indulge in a fresh seafood meal at one of the many restaurants. In these waters, you might bed lucky to spot some dolphins! Just 800 meters away, the Aktur area allows you to play with water with your water toys, between the two bays. Enjoy your night with pine forests surrounding you.
Your other amazing day will start at 7 Islands where the coral reefs are waiting to be explored. Snorkel around with the colorful fish and hunt for seashells. Today you will get to see 3 or 4 bays, which are nestled among 7 Islands. Find various anchorage spots and enjoy a day filled with turquoise warm waters.
The sunny morning starts with breakfast at Küfre, a natural harbor. Following this you can enjoy a walk through the Güllük Forests. Enjoy dinner and overnight stays in this serene area, after discovering the British harbor, where war ships were hidden here in WWII.
Seder Adasi greets you as you rise, a place where the romance of Cleopatra and Marc Anthony blossomed. The softest beach dedicated to Cleopatra resides here, just close to the antique city. Wander away in the small fisherman village of Karaca Sögüt, where you will anchor overnight. Many quaint restaurants sit in the small streets, awaiting your presence.
Accompanied by flying fish, glide your way to the other side of the bay, where you can enjoy the Cati natural harbor. Centennial trees and pine forests invite you in to explore the flora and fauna ashore. Enjoy the sapphire blue waters and laze around on the beach. The night starts offer a spectacularly special view in this area.
After breakfast, make your way to Orak Island, full of love trees and water adequate for diving and sailing. A swim break and luscious lunch should be enjoyed here. Following this, Cökertme’s cheerful and kind population will show you a good time in their village. The late afternoon takes you to Bodrum, famous for its ethereal views. One of the oldest cities of Kayra, it is popular amongst the elite of Turkey, but high society members and intellectuals of the world.
Today you’re going to Knidos Bay, where people from all over the world travel to feast their eyes on nude Aphrodite overlooking the bay. After a swim, sail to Datça which is a place that has
“0” degree humidity, the pure blue water here shows you the most beautiful spots of Turkey. Indulge in some shopping in the quaint streets of Datca, lined with 4th century architecture.
Your private yacht will arrive at Bencik Bay, which mimics a small lake. There is an island near the entrance called Dişlice, an impressive island with it’s precipitous rock walls. The Bay’s view is breath takingly beautiful. The day will be well spent exploring the both on and off shore areas.
Find fish in a pool surrounded by mountains in Orhaniye, engraved with its mythological history and geographical design. The structure and red tinge on the sand intrigues many visitors here. Selimiye invites you in to observe one of the most untouched place in Turkey. It is nicknamed “Red Village”, as the sunset reveals a crimson sky and mountain range.
Our next stop is ancient Bozburun, which has 4,000 years of history. You can easily see remains of castles and graves in the city, named “Poseidonion” by the local people. You will also see an astonishing large beach, formed by the alluvium that has been carried over by an inflowing river.
After your satisfying breakfast, your first stop is Serçe harbor, known as a place of famous archeological findings, which sit in the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archeology. For the evening, Kadırga Bay awaits you, where a light tower attracts people of all ages.
A decadent breakfast in Kumlubük, with it’s crystal clear water and soft sand, wakes you up. If you have time, enjoy a stroll through the deep green forest. After, you will be in Cennet Island (Heaven Island), which holds amazing views of Marmaris. As sunset descends, you will meander towards Marmaris. Pamper yourself in a Turkish bath tour ashore, and return for your last mouth watering dinner on board. Anchor just outside Marmaris harbor for a secluded last night under the stars.
Wake up to the serene Marmaris, enjoy a last refreshing dip, and your breakfast on board. Dock back into the harbor and bid a fond farewell to your private boat. Take your memories with you, with hopes of returning to the sapphire blue waters and emerald green forests soon.
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