TURKEY - CARIAN COAST MEDITERRANEAN OCEAN

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8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS - YOGA, HIKING AND SAILING TRIP IN TURKEY - CARIAN WEST LYCIAN COAST

Yoga, hiking and cultural sailing trip West Lycia Turkey

This varied tour leaves nothing to be desired, because it offers highlights in the sporting, cultural and scenic areas alike!

On board your “Gulet”, a motor sailer of the typical Bodrum design, you will discover one of the most beautiful paradises on the Turkish coast.

Passing the mighty Taurus Mountains, you drive through deserted bays with crystal clear water and miles of sandy beaches.

You visit numerous ancient sites and picturesque harbor towns with a Mediterranean flair and have the opportunity to experience sporting adventures with yoga or hikes.

Closed groups of 8 people or more can be booked with or without a yoga teacher. If you want to form a group and be among friends. Please contact us for the conditions and prices.

Location: Turkey around Fethiye

Group Retreat: As a yoga teacher, in or group organizer. Charter a yoga cruising yacht for your own group retreat.

Group size: Minimum 8 People

Tour guide: German-English Language excursions and guided tours by İbo Oztop or equivalent tour guides

Accommodation: Bodrum construction 23-45 meter gulet wooden yacht with 6-12 cabins, each with you, toilet

Daily yoga time: 2 x yoga classes per day, 70-90 min each morning and evening in the secluded bays on board or on land.

Embarkation: on Saturday until 7 p.m.

Disembarkation: on Saturday at 9 a.m. / Entry to the port: Friday at 12 a.m.

Destination airport: Bodrum (BJV) Antalya (AYT) or Dalaman (DLM)

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Highlights of your YogaCruising

  • 8 Day's / 7 night’s accommodation on our Yacht
  • 2 Yoga Classes per day - (no need to bring your own yoga mat), mornings and evenings 60-90 min. The yoga sessions start on Sunday evening and the last session is given on Friday morning.
  • An organic smoothie or Fruit Juice (very famous Pomegranade Juice) in the morning to start the day off right
  • Tea as well as ginger tea are served free of charge on the boat, throughout the day
  • Visit many Ancient Cities. Gemiler, Xanthos, Letoon, Kaunos, Dalyan
  • Dreamlike bays, crystal clear sea water, hidden islands.
  • Delicious and healthy traditional Turkish and Mediterranean cuisine
  • Yoga – meditation – massages under the clear, blue sky.
  • Sleeping on deck under the stars. (Please bring sleeping bag with you)
  • Mud Bath and Hotspring
  • Turkisch Bath with Massage
  • Many fun activities: snorkeling, etc…

Day 1 Saturday: Arrival day (Airport Transfer included Saturdays from to Dalaman)
You book a flight to Dalaman, Bodrum Or Antalya. Bodrum, Antalya and Dalaman can easily be reached by regular airlines and charter companies from all major european cities. Our transfer service is awaiting you at the airport (twice daily) and brings you to the yacht in the harbor. Enjoy the trip! You will be traveling along a beautiful stretch of nature, giving you the tune for the unwinding holiday you just started! Dinner will be served onboard and our first overnight stay will be in the harbor or in a creek close by.

Day 2 Sunday: Fethiye - Tersane Island - Göbin Island
We enter the world of the 12 islands in the Bay of Gocek. Here you have the opportunity to unwind in countless beautifully situated bays. Relax with swimming, snorkeling and paddling and enjoy the time far away from the stress at home. First we visit the Tersane Island and then you can marvel at the magical backdrop of the Cleopatra Bath (Batikhammam). We also spend the night here.

Day 3 Monday: Göbin Island - Ekincik - Dalyan - Kaunos - Mud Bath and Hotspring
Today we drive near Ekincik, from where you can alternatively take a day trip to Dalyan. You have the opportunity to visit the ancient city of Kaunos, the Lycian rock tombs and the famous mud bath, which is said to have rejuvenating powers, on small excursion boats. Upstream, along the reed-lined river banks, you can soon see the rock tombs that go back to the ancient Carians (optional).

Day 4 Tuesday: Ekincik - Incekoy
Cozy sailing day. Relax, sunbathe, snorkel and more …

Day 5 Wednesday: Incekoy - St. Nicholas,​ Gemiler Island
Cast off after breakfast! We cruise and anchor off St. Nicholas Island. On the island there are various remains of a medieval city that you can explore on your own. The outstanding ruins are four large churches and a gallery corridor that connects the summit church of St. Nicholas with the Eastern Church. In addition to the housing estates you will find other interesting buildings such as grave monuments, cisterns and storage tanks, most of which are dated to the 5th to 6th centuries AD. Overnight in Gemiler

Day 6 Thursday: Gemiler - Oludeniz - Letoon - Xanthos
We cruise and visit the dream beach of Ölüdeniz, which you can marvel at on almost every Turkey postcard. You will see that in reality the beach is in no way inferior to the photos. From here you can take a trip to the Saklikent Gorge, Letoon and Xanthos (optional). Back in Oludeniz in a nearby bay.

Day 7 Friday: Kayaköy - Fethiye
After breakfast hike to the abandoned Greek village of Kayaköy, visit the village, churches and bus ride to Fethiye, visit Royal Rocks Graeber and meet our boat in the harbor. Depending on your interests, there is a possibility of a Turkish bath.
Overnight in Fethiye port.

Day 8 Saturday: Departure day
Breakfast and transfer to the airport of Dalaman or Antalya / Disembarkation at the latest 9 a.m.

  • You live on our yachts that have a length of 23 to 45 meters (2 or 3 Mast). 
  • On board your ship you have an experienced, always friendly and always courteous German-English speaking team, consisting of a captain, cook & boatswain. 
  • The crew guarantees you an excellent service.
  • The ship’s cook will prepare a varied breakfast, lunch and dinner for you, always using fresh local produce.
  • Each cabin with small wardrobe, shower & toilet. In the cabin you will find towels only for use in the cabin.
  • Sun Deck with Sunbeth, Rear Deck with large dining table

Included services:

  • 8 Days / 7 night stays / from – until harbor on the Yacht with Crew (captain, chef, sailor)
  • Vegetarian half board: seven times Brunch – breakfast and dinner on board (one dinner will be in a local Taverna or restaurant not included)
  • 2 x Airport Collective Transfer only Saturdays from/to Dalaman Airport
  • At lunchtime we will serve you small Snack fresh fruits
  • Yoga sessions each morning and in the evening for 90 Min. on five days during the week. The Yogas essions will start on sunday evening and ends on Friday in the morning..
  • High quality yoga equipment is provided: mats, blocks, belts, pillows, blankets
  • Yacht insurance (we advise you to take out your own individual travel insurance)

Not included services:

  • Tickets and taxes
  • Other beverages: Smoothies, Fruit Juice, Soft drinks & alcoholic beverages
  • Tip and gratuity for the crew (commonly around € 50-100,- per pers.)
  • Wi-Fi use €15,- Per Person one Week
  • 1 x dinner at a local Taverna or restaurant on the Beach
  • Hiking Lycian Way
  • Mud Bath, Hotspring, Dalyan and Caunos Excursion
  • Excursions to the Xanthos - Letoon - Patara, Myra-St Claus
  • Cooking Classes
  • SUP Yoga
  • SUP Board
  • Turkish Bath & Massage
  • Snorkeling & Free Diving

Arrival:

You book a flight to Dalaman (DLM) Antalya (AYT) or Bodrum (BJV) can easily be reached by regular airlines and charter companies from all major european cities.

Our transfer Staff is awaiting you at the airport and brings you to the yacht in the harbor (Collective Transfer is included form/to Dalaman Airport, but not from/to Antalya Or Bodrum Airport.).

Enjoy the trip! You will be traveling along a beautiful stretch of nature, giving you the tune for the unwinding holiday you just started!

Dinner will be served onboard and our first overnight stay will be in the harbor or in a creek close by.