SAILING HOLIDAY: From Bodrum, set sail through the beautiful waters and stunning scenery of the Gulf of Gokova on this 8 day cruise. Discover incredible swimming spots, forest shrouded bays and picturesque fishing towns.
Getting to Bodrum is easy, with numerous low-cost airlines flying direct to Bodrum from across Europe. There are also a number of airlines that fly from Istanbul to Bodrum, including 10-15 flights per day operated by the flag carrier, Turkish Airlines.
Saturday. Welcome aboard your gulet, where you'll be residing for the next seven nights. Please be aware that embarkation commences at 3:30 pm. Our crew will provide a briefing about the voyage's itinerary and details about the vessel. The journey begins with dinner on board. Tonight, we'll be anchored in Bodrum Harbour, giving you the evening to freely explore at your leisure.
Overnight: Gulet (Bodrum) | Dinner
Bodrum - Cokertme. Following breakfast on board, we will set sail for Orak Island. Here, you'll have the chance to enjoy a refreshing swim in the crystal-clear waters of Orak Island. After a lunch, we'll continue our cruise to the picturesque bay of Cokertme, a charming fishing village surrounded by palm trees and olive groves. If you're feeling adventurous, you can take a leisurely stroll along the beach to breathe in some fresh sea air and explore the surroundings.
Overnight: Gulet (Cokertme) | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Cokertme - Ayinda Bay. In the early morning, before breakfast, we'll set sail for the stunning Seven Islands. Our first destination within the Seven Islands will be Kufre Bay, a serene and scenic spot. Afterward, we will drop anchor at the picturesque Uzun Liman, also known as Long Harbour. As the day progresses, we'll continue our voyage to Ayinda Bay, where we'll enjoy dinner and spend a peaceful night surrounded by the beauty of the Seven Islands.
Overnight: Gulet (Ayinda Bay) | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Cleopatra Island & Karacasogut
Ayinda Bay - Cleopatra Island - Karacasogut. Today's journey begins with a cruise to Sedir Island, also known as Cleopatra Island. This remarkable island is like an open-air museum, boasting a charming tiny beach and ancient ruins that are truly unique and unlike anything you'll find elsewhere. You'll have the opportunity to explore this historical treasure.
In the afternoon, our gulet will anchor in the beautiful Karacasogut, where you can continue to relax and enjoy the scenic surroundings.
Overnight: Gulet (Karacasogut) | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Longoz and Tuzla Bay
Karacasogut - Longoz - Tuzla Bay. Today kicks off with a refreshing morning swim in pristine waters. After working up an appetite, we will anchor at Longoz Bay for lunch. Longoz Bay is a true paradise and is enveloped by lush pine forests, offering a serene atmosphere.
Following lunch, we'll set sail for the enchanting Tuzla Bay, known for its breathtaking turquoise waters. Here, you can swim and soak in the natural beauty of the area. Your evening meal and overnight accommodations will be nestled in this wonderful bay.
Overnight: Gulet (Tuzla Bay) | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Kargili & Kisebuku
Tuzla Bay - Kargili - Kisebuku. We'll commence the day by reaching Kargili Bay, also known as Molla Ibrahim Bay, during the early hours. After lunch on board, we'll set our course for Kisebuku, also referred to as Alakisla Buku. Here, you'll have the opportunity to explore Byzantine ruins along the coastline, offering a glimpse into the area's rich history.
As the day winds down, we'll anchor in this beautiful bay for dinner and an overnight stay.
Overnight: Gulet (Kisebuku) | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Pabuc & Haremten Bay
Kisebuku - Pabucburnu - Yaliciftlik - Bodrum. Today begins with breakfast, followed by a sail to Pabucburnu. For those interested, we offer an optional village tour departing from Yaliciftlik, allowing you to immerse yourself in the local culture and scenery.
In the afternoon, our gulet will set sail for our final destination, Bodrum Harbour. Here, you can savour your last dinner on board and enjoy your overnight stay in the charming Bodrum Harbour, concluding our memorable voyage.
Overnight: Gulet (Bodrum) | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Bodrum. After breakfast tour arrangements draw to a close and you'll disembark the boat between 9am - 10am. If you need an onward transfer to the airport this can be arranged at the time of booking.
Prices & Dates
Prices shown are per person when there are 2 persons sharing a room, based on a travelling party of at least 2 adults. The 'Single Room' price is applicable when a single room is required.Read More
The hotels listed below are ones which we frequently use on this tour. We reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard.
Gulet, Gulet cruise
Gulets are traditional, all wooden Turkish sailing boats, with a spacious deck that includes a dining area. They vary in size, anywhere from 2 up to 12 cabins, but our Gulet's are usually 6-8 cabins in size. On-board you'll find comfortable cabins all of which offer an en-suite shower and toilet. All meals during your trip are prepared on the boat and enjoyed in stunning surroundings. All boats are equipped with basic fishing lines as well as flippers and snorkels to use in the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean. The boats will have ample space to relax in or out of the sun as you sail.