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Blue Voyage Sailing Cruise in Turkey

Blue Voyage Sailing Cruise in Turkey

A Blue Voyage, also known as a Blue Cruise (Turkish: Mavi Yolculuk) or Blue Tour (Turkish: Mavi Tur), refers to a delightful recreational voyage along the Turkish Riviera—the stunning southwestern coast of Turkey that borders both the Aegean Sea and the Mediterranean Sea. Let’s explore this enchanting experience:


Traditional Wooden Gulets:

  • During a Blue Voyage, you’ll sail on a wooden gulet, a traditional Turkish sailing vessel.
  • These gulets are not only comfortable but also elegant, making them perfect for exploring the picturesque bays, hidden coves, and crystal-clear waters of the Turkish coast.

Exploring the Coastline:

  • The voyage takes you through turquoise waters, where the sea meets the sky in a mesmerizing blend.
  • You’ll discover charming fishing villages, ancient ruins, and lush hillsides along the coast.

Itineraries and Destinations:

  • Blue Voyages offer various itineraries, each with its own unique charm.
  • Here are a couple of popular routes:
  • Begin your cruise in Bodrum, a city steeped in history. Explore its castle, now a Museum of Underwater Archaeology.
  • Sail to the ancient city of Knidos, dating back 5000 years BC, with rich architectural sights.
  • Visit serene fishing villages like Dacta, known for its waterside restaurants.
  • Explore the Gulf of Hisaronu, ideal for swimming and watersports.
  • Experience the authentic Turkish vibe in Orhaniye & Selimiye.
  • End your journey in the small town of Bozburun & Turnc, known for its fishing boats and local cuisine.
  • Start in Marmaris, known for its restaurants and lively bar street.
  • Explore the beautiful Gulf of Ekinick & Dalyan Trip, with its exotic coastline.
    • Admire the Tersane Island, relax at Manastir, and swim near Kizilada.
    • Discover Fethiye, home to rock tombs, a water fountain, and a museum.
    • Explore the cluster of small islands called Yassica Island.

Relaxation and Exploration:

  • Whether you’re a couple, a group of friends, or a solo traveler, a Blue Voyage promises relaxation, exploration, and unforgettable memories.

So set sail on a gulet, let the sea breeze guide you, and immerse yourself in the magic of Turkey’s Blue Voyage!

Book a cabin as we have weekly departures.

Charter an entire yacht.

Contact us for details.


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