RHODES TO BODRUM BLUE CRUISE 5 DAYS
This shorter style blue cruise is the perfect option for those of you who simply don’t have a full week up your sleeve. If you would like a little taste of Greece and neighbouring Turkey then be sure to check out this Turkish blue cruising holiday out of Rhodes. This blue cruise is a wonderful little introduction to the one of the Greek Dodecanese Islands and beautiful Turkey. It has a perfect mix with beautiful scenery, historical sights, nightlife and plenty of time for relaxing. Along the way you will get to explore the stunning turquoise coast of Turkey, the itinerary journeys to small villages and hidden coves in Turkey to the popular tourist island of Rhodes.
Rhodes is a very popular Greek Island as it is only a skip, hop and jump away from Turkey. You can wander through the cobblestone streets and explore the ancient sights that this medieval City has to offer. If you feel like a night out then be sure to go and enjoy the vibrant nightlife in Lindos. Whilst on Rhodes there are many optional excursions giving passengers the chance to see many of the old towns and sights far from the marina. On this cruse you will also get the chance to explore some hidden gems along the Turkish coastline. Swim in some pristine bays and enjoy when your Captain anchors down in your own private bays for swimming, snorkelling or even overnight.
Your Turkish gulet cruise will end in the Harbour town of Bodrum. Bodrum is one of the most popular Turkish coastline cities and you will be sure to have plenty to do to possibly book in a few days stay. Your beautiful Turkish gulet will have A/C in the cabins making it all that more comfortable for your stay. This shorter cruise of just 5 days is one of the highlights encompassing Turkey and Greece into one.
HIGHLIGHTS : Bodrum, Kos, Symi, Bozburun, Nisyros, Rhodes
Duration : 5 Days 4 Nights
Gulet Class : Standard With A/C
Meals : Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner + Tea Time + Fruit & Snacks
Drinks : Excluded
Shared Cabins : NO
You will start your cruise this afternoon when your yacht pulls in and anchors down in Rhodes Harbour. You will go meet your crew and fellow passenegers before you will have the rest of the afternoon and evening to enjoy Rhodes. Guests are encouraged to join our optional old city tour. The main port of Rhodes is Rhodes City which bears the same name as the island. The medieval Old Town of the City of Rhodes has been declared a World Heritage Site and today is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe.
Guests can also join another optional excursion, the Lindos Tour. This city, which is still surrounded by a 12 meter thick city-wall which gives you the feeling of travelling back to Medieval times especially when you walk around its narrow, stone-paved roads. After dinner, we highly recommend you to head out into town and enjoy the colourful nightlife. From ice bars and open air clubs in Lindos to Santana Music bars in the old town, there is something for everyone. (B, L, D)
DATCA - KARGI
Today we return back into Turkey waters via Datca. Datca sates back to the 7th Century B.C and the historian Strabon commented on its wonderful climate as there is no humidity and clean crisp air. You will have time to look around Datca Harbour before we will cruise on to anchor down and spend the evening at Kargi Bay. This bay has beautiful slopes coming down to meet the ocean that are densely covered by pine trees and a nice little beach protruding from the greenery. (B, L, D)
INCEBURUN - PALAMUTBUKU - KNIDOS
This morning we cruise onto Inceburun to see the charming lighthouse that sits atop the cliff. The water surrounding this area is a crystal blue and perfect to get the bathing suit on for a swim. There will then be a swimming stop at Palamutbuku before we cruise onto Cnidus. Here you will find the ruins of the ancient Greek city in South West Turkey that was very famous for its science, art and architecture. You will spend the rest of the day and evening here, so you there is plenty of time to go on shore to explore some of the ruins on land or just take a swim in the beautiful clear waters. (B, L, D)
BLACK ISLAND - POYRAZ HARBOUR - BODRUM
This morning you will get to have a swim in the beautiful bays of Karaada - Black Island. A bay known for its turquoise-blue waters, it’s a must to dip the toes in the water here. Afterwards we will take a swimming break at Poyraz Bay before we cruise back into Bodrum Harbour. Dinner will be served on board and afterwards you have the chance to go into town to enjoy the nightlife that the town offers. (B, L, D)
The guests will leave the boat with precious memories of their week long holiday at sea just after breakfast.(B)
Please find extra details and information about your cabin charter below.
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. Gulets 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
-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 and bath towels are provided on this cabin charter. Please note that you must bring along your own beach towel. The towels on board cannot be used for swimming and sunbaking.
-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.
Allocation of cabins is done on site. All cabins on these cruises are for two people in usually a double cabin layout. Single travellers cannot share cabins with other individuals on the cruise. They must reserve a single supplement cabin. For single supplement prices please email us.All cabins have private bathrooms with toilet and shower
-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 highly recommended for 1-3 year olds. All children charged at full price.
-For cruises visiting the Greek Islands, all participants must be in possession of a valid passport (expiring not earlier than one month after the cruise ends) and should obtain a Schengen visa if required. It is the passenger’s responsibility to obtain any visas, passports, health certificates or other travel documentation required.
-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.