The Lycian Coast

The Lycian Coast

The Lycian Coast

After breakfast on board at Paradise island you will begin cruising to the unspoiled bay of Ekincik. Before lunch at Ekincik, a fisherman`s motor boat will take you to explore the Dalyan river - visiting Lycian tombs, hot springs, mud baths and the ancient port of Caunos. Travel on after to the local ruin bay (sunken Roman baths). Overnight in Ruin Bay.

After breakfast at Ruin Bay, cruise to the resort of Fethiye, a very popular resort set in an attractive bay. Fathiye boasts a long sea front and lively bazaar to keep you entertained. Visit if you wish the ancient Lycian tombs and the castle of the Knights of St. John. Overnight in Fethiye

After breakfast in Fethiye, cruise to Oludeniz "The Jewel" of the Turquoise Coast. This beautiful blue lagoon lies beneath the pine-forested Baba mountain and boasts a long curving sand-pit beach for your enjoyment. Moor to swim leisurely in the idyllic lagoon, protected from boat traffic.

After breakfast, head for the port of Kalkan. Kalkan is a small fishing village with a traditional Turkish feel it is a great place from which to visit the ruins and beach at Xanthos and Patara by minibus. Overnight in Kalkan.

Breakfast in Kalkan before heading towards Kekova. Kekova bay houses the remains of sunken city from an ancient civilisation, which you can snorkel and swim around to explore. Overnight in Kekova.

After breakfast take a chance to further explore the bays of Kekova and Kas. There is an ancient castle to visit as well as an optional land excursion to the church of St. Nicholas at Myra. Travel on in the afternoon to visit the bays of Tersane, Ucagizlar and Yesilyurt. Overnight in Yesilyurt.

From Yesilyurt cruise to Gemiler island. The isolation of Gemiler makes it exotic and attractive with small coves which are great for swimming and relaxing. Sights of the Byzantine ruins with mosaic floors make a ramble ashore well worthwhile. Overnight at Gemiler island.

Head to the bay of Turunc to enjoy swimming in its crystal clear waters. In the afternoon cruise on Kadirga bay. Take time in the evening for fun farewells. Overnight at Kadirga bay.

After having breakfast at Kadirga bay, head back to Marmaris port where you will leave the gullet with our hopes to see you again and best wishes for a pleasant journey homeward. Gule gule….