Fethiye to Olympos

Fethiye to Olympos Itinerary

Day 1

Fethiye to St Nicholas Island

When booking you can organise for your group to be collected from centrally located Fethiye hotels in the morning and taken to the boat for check-in around 10.00 am. On arrival to the gulet, you will be given a briefing about your cruise and the boat itself. Once you are all settled in, it will be time to depart Fethiye Harbour and head onto Butterfly Valley for your first swim, lunch and you will be given time to take an optional hike into the valley. You will then cruise past the most photographed beach in the world - Oludeniz where you normally get to anchor behind the blue lagoon.

Optional Activity: Paragliding Blue Lagoon
An amazing chance to see Oludeniz from a different angle. We recommend pre-booking this activity either online for special rates or with our friendly office crew. However, if you decide whilst here that this is the activity for you, please let your captain know.

You will finish your day at St Nicholas Island, where you will anchor down for the afternoon and evening and have plenty of time to walk up through the island's ruins and sit and enjoy the sunset.

Day 2

St Nicholas Island to Kas

This morning your crew will have woken early to get cruising onto Aquarium Bay, which is just outside of Kalkan. Here you will get to have breakfast and a swim before cruising onto Kas, which is a small fishing village with some of the best shopping in the area. Here you will be given time to go shopping and exploring the town. Kas is well known for its unique handmade jewellery pieces, so keep an eye out for those. There is also an ancient amphitheatre a short walk from the town centre.

Optional Activity: Diving
Diving in the Mediterranean is a unique experience. We recommend pre-booking this optional activity online before your cruise to receive special discounted rates and also to guarantee your dive.

Once back on board you will cruise off to spend the afternoon and evening in one of the secluded bays between Kas and Kekova.

Day 3

Kas to Gokkaya Bay

After a luxuriously lazy start to the day and breakfast being served, you will then be taken to the Sunken City, which is an ancient town that dates back 2000 years and was destroyed by an earthquake. The Captain will take you by nice and slowly for you to enjoy this protected World Heritage Site. After you will anchor down at Kekova and Simena CastleThis is a famous spot for Turkey sailing holidays. This is where you will all have time to wander through the ancient Lycian tombs or even pay to go into the castle grounds to witness a magical view over the bay. This evening will be spent in Gokkaya Bay. A wonderful place to enjoy your last night on board relaxing and chilling out.

Day 4

Gokkaya Bay to Olympos

This morning you can enjoy a swim before breakfast we will then sail past Pirates Cave on your way into Demre Harbour where it will be time to bid farewell to your friendly crew. Check out time will be 10:00 am Here you will be met in Demre Harbour and transferred onto Olympos by bus. Please note - lunch is not included on the last day. Please visit our private gulet charter page for more information and different destinations.