|ANTALYA – KAS / KEKOVA – ANTALYA & 8 DAYS
Embarking the yacht in the afternoon in Antalya. Welcome drink and information about the yacht and the tour program. Dinner and overnight here.
Departure after breakfast and harbour formalities. Cruising about 2 hours, first stop by Sazak Bay. In the late afternoon a short cruise to Çavuş Limanı (Adrasan), dinner and overnight here.
After a long cruise of 5 hours we arrive the harbor of Demre. Breakfast on the way. Demre (Kale) is the modern settlement on the place of the ancient city of Myra. In Demre you can visit the church of St. Nicholas, who was the Bishop of the city in the 4th century. This saint who has gathered to himself a large body of mythology is no other than Santa Claus of the western world. Other highlights of the village, worth to be visited, are the ancient theater and the neighboring Lydian rock tombs. Late afternoon cruising to Gökkaya bay for dinner and overnight.
Cruising along the northern (land) side of the Kekova island to see the ruins of the "sunken city". The water is especially clear here and you can see the ruins almost the whole length of Kekova island. In the afternoon, we arrive Kaş or at one of the lovely bays in Kekova island.
Today begins the turn back to Kemer. On the way back of Kekova, we will visit other interesting places in the region of Kale - Üçağız, which we passed over and on the way to Kaş. Overnight in Karaloz bay, on the southern (sea) side of the Kekova island.
Arriving in Olympus before noon. The ancient city of Olympus (2nd century BC) was built on the two banks of a river, today covered by dense vegetation. After lunch, you can walk around the ruins if you do not hesitate to have a longer walk (about 1,5 hours), you can go till Yanartaş (Chimera). On a hill of the Tahtalı (Olympus) mountain (2375) m), there are holes from which methane gas leaks and it burns day and night. Dinner and overnight in Ceneviz Limanı.
After a short cruise arriving in Phaselis. The city is believed to have founded in the 7th century BC and had three harbors during the Roman period. We will drop anchor in one of this harbors and from here, you may take a visit to the in the shadow of pine threes, or just relax on board. Dinner and overnight here or in the Ayışğı Bay (according to transfer time of the guests).
Disembarking after breakfast in Antalya.