Cruising on a Gozdem yacht is the most convenient way of exploring the coast line of south western Turkey which is renowned amongst the sea lovers as the most beautiful region of the Mediterranean. Plentiful secure anchorage locations at the heart of untouched natural beauty, crystal clear turquoise waters, continuous sunshine, many historical sites and picturesque villages and towns contribute to the reputation of our cruises.
To be able to help you to choose the most suitable yacht and itinerary, we need to know the composition of your group and your special interests and priorities such as visiting historical sites, natural beauty spots, towns and villages, water-sports, swimming, diving, snorkeling, relaxing in secluded bays and in fact, any other special requirements you may have.
May we remind you that each alternative route you wish to take along the Turkish Riviera will give you a chance to experience a different combination of your interests. Once on board, one of our staff and later during the voyage the captain will daily present the range of possibilities to you and if you wish, he will make suggestions or leave you to decide your own program during the cruise.
From the time you arrive at the airport until the last moment of your holiday, our staff on land and our crew on board will be working to make sure your holiday experience is just the way you desire it to be. The capable, cordial and hospitable crew will make you feel you are on your own private boat and will take special care to never disturb your privacy. Your cook will prepare excellent food in his fully equipped galley, chosen from the world renowned Turkish Cuisine in accordance with your wishes.
We will make sure that you recognize cruising on one of our Gulets is the only way to experience the undiluted local tastes of the Mediterranean.
The coast line between Bodrum and Antalya is the most popular cruising area of Turkey.
To the south-east of Bodrum is the GOKOVA BAY with its numerous and spectacularly beautiful inlets, renown as a wonder of nature.
The remains of the once great city KNIDOS is situated at the tip of the DATCA PENINSULA.
HISARONU BAY, south of the Datca Peninsula, is a delightful place with many inlets and islands to explore and enjoy.
Beyond Hisaronu is the popular resort of MARMARIS, a bustling town with a large and modern marina, numerous shops, restaurants and bars.
The last nesting ground of the endangered Mediterranean Loggerhead Turtles, the famous IZTUZU BEACH lies to the east of Marmaris. The guests may leave the yacht temporarily behind at EKINCIK for an excursion in a small boat to the DALYAN RIVER, for visiting ancientCAUNOS and the town of DALYAN.
The GOCEK BAY is an exclusive yachting center and one of the best sailing spots with many small coves and islands. The FETHIYE BAY features the bustling port of Fethiye and the famous lagoon and the white sand beach of OLUDENIZ. Further to the east is the charming small town KALKAN with old Greek houses and narrow streets and the beautiful town of KAS with its Lycian tombs and amphitheater.
Magnificent KEKOVA, the center of Lycian Civilisation, is situated further east with its sunken city and the fishing village of KALEKOY featuring a beautiful ancient fortress. The small village of Ucagiz, ancient MYRA and the Saint Nicholas Church are some of the other attractions of the area.
The ADRASAN BAY, PORT GENOVESE, OLYMPUS and PHASELIS are the spectacular ancient sites between Kekova and Antalya.
ANTALYA is one of Turkey`s outstanding holiday resorts with many hotels, restaurants and a well preserved old harbor.