The alluring town of Gocek occupies a small area of land mass, however Gocek is home to six European standard marinas, making it one of the best choices in yacht charter holidays in Turkey. In addition to its charming overall appeal, Gocek is located a mere 20 minutes from the Dalaman International Airport – an ideal position for International travelers and all the more reason to embark from Gocek, on a luxury yacht charter Turkey vacation.
With such an ideal position, blue cruise travelers have a few very good choices in itineraries to a variety of spectacular destinations along the Southern coast of Turkey, and further south to the amazing Greek Islands in the Dodecanese. A delightful yet historical route to take from Gocek town is Gocek – Dalyan – Gocek. If you are not the major party type of holidaymaker, a peaceful Turkish yacht charter, along with a bit of history and culture is what you can expect on this particular itinerary.
For travelers interested in a mixture of the above as well as a good night or two out on the town, the Gocek – Fethiye – Gocek is an ideal route to embark on. Along the way, guests on board their yacht hire can visit breathtaking places such as Manastir Bay, Cleopatra Bay and Sunken Bath on the second day; then further onward to Tersane Island, Bedri Rahmi Bay, on the third day of the blue cruise.
On the fourth day there will be an overnight visit in the Fethiye harbor where you can stroll around the immediate city centre – located by the waterfront and enjoy a good night out at some of the nearby bars and clubs. However it has been said that the best of the nightlife is experienced in the town of Hisaronu where the streets are lined with night clubs and various other bars to dance the night away. From the fifth day and afterwards, its all magnificent scenery and a trip to the famous Oludeniz (Dead Sea) – known to be the most photographed beach in all of Turkey. Then a few more anchorages in and around some islands.
The Greek Islands in the Dodecanese such as Rhodes, Symi and Kos are fantastic yacht charter destinations and offers travelers an opportunity to experience two cultures in a weeks’ holiday at sea. The routes beginning in Gocek is a one way itinerary. There are anchorages in the lively city of Marmaris and the lovely town of Bozburun – where they also manufacture Turkish gulets. The routes comes to an end in the bustling city of Bodrum. Should you have time after your cruise, it may be a great idea to see a few places in Bodrum such as the landmark St. Peter’s Castle.
Alternatively further to the Eastern Mediterranean, within the boundaries of Antalya province, is the Gocek – Kekova – Gocek route. It is a very pleasant cruise and one of the most favored by many holidaymakers. Here guests can take up a small hike to see the Kalekoy castle remains and maybe even go for a swim in the sunken underwater city of Simena.
It’s all possible visit these magnificent destinations on a luxury yacht charter Turkey holiday! Have questions? Why not inquire and find out the route and charter yacht that may be right for your holidays in this season.