If time is not on your side but you still want the chance to experience the beautiful Turquoise coastline of Turkey, then this 3 day blue cruise departing Kas is the perfect voyage for you. For 3 days and 2 nights you will cruise on a standard gule and get to visit some popular ancient cities and sights and have plenty of time to swim in crystal clear waters. This shorter cruise still has something for everyone.
You will meet your boat in Kas Harbour to enjoy lunch with your fellow passengers. Cruising out of Kas you will get to enjoy your first night on the boat in a beautiful bay with plenty of time for swimming and enjoying the pristine coastline. You will get to explore the Kekova region the next day as your captain will take you past the famous Sunken City of Kekova and give you time to go visit the ruins of Simena Castle for some sweeping views over the ocean you have just travelled along. Throughout your cruise you will get the chance to relax and swim in some stunning bays, whilst the whole time enjoying a plentiful of Turkish dishes and hospitality.
The gulet you will board is classed as a standard Turkish gulet. You will find that you are allocated a cabin that is normally twin share or double and all cabins have private bathroom facilities. You will enjoy the chance to sleep up on deck under the stars, which is some passenger’s highlight of their time on board. Your cruising adventure ends in Olympos where it will drop you to the door of your allocated accommodation. Kas to Olympos gut cruise is one day shorter version of Fethiye Olympos 4 day gulet cruise.
Day 1 : Kas
Lunch and Dinner Included
Today you will meet your gulet in Kas Harbour. Meeting time is around 14.00 pm and will be confirmed prior to your cruise, your meeting point address and details can be found on your e-ticket. Lunch will be served on board with your fellow passengers before cruising out of Kas Harbour ready to go and enjoy the pristine Turquoise Coastline and your first night on the water.You will cruise onto the area near Kalkan and anchor down for the night in the Aquarium Bay.
Day 2 : Kas to Gokkaya Bay
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included
Today, following breakfast you will cruise onto the Sunken City, destroyed by an earthquake in the 2nd century. This ancient town dates back 2000 years to the Lycian period. The gulet will cruise side by side the Sunken City. It is a protected World Heritage site therefore no swimming, diving or snorkelling is allowed in this area. Afterwards the gulet will moor close to the island of Kekova to explore the township and Simena Castle. From the top of the castle is a spectacular view of the entire Kekova region. For the night we set down the anchor in Gokkaya Bay, a well-known turtle breeding area.
Day 3 : Gokkaya Bay to Olympos
We start the day with a morning swim and our last delicious breakfast on board. After breakfast we will cruise to Ucagiz Village Harbour, to arrive around 10:00 am to disembark the boat. It is time to farewell your friendly crew and your new found cruise friends. Please note lunch is not included on the last day.
Shuttle to Demre bus station Olympos: We will meet you in Ucagiz Village by bus to transfer you onto either Olympos (2 hours drive) where you can find nice tree house hotels, or Demre bus station (10 minutes drive). Please note: if there is not enought people travelling to Olympos, we will transfer you with a public bus instead of a shuttle bus.
Departing to Antalya, Kas, Fethiye or other destinations: If you're planning on traveling onto other destinations, you can get dropped off at Demre bus station. Buses to Antalya and Kas depart every 30 minutes, buses onto Fethiye depart every hour and no need to pre-book these tickets.
TRAVELSHOP TURKEY NEW TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
We would like to offer you our updated cancellation policies due to Corona Virus issue.
TravelShop Turkey and Murti’s Tour; cares for the well-being of its guests and its partners very much. As a company, we keep guests’ satisfaction, health & wealth as our priority.
In order to pre-book your tours and benefit from your bookings until the last day, we have made some alterations to ease the process. As a result of this process, you will save time and money and no risk taken when you book to travel with us.
BOOKING PAYMENT CONDITIONS:
TravelShop Turkey and Murti’s Tour; makes it easy to book the tours with an advanced payment of only 25% with the rest of 75% payable on arrival. You can cancel your new bookings anytime until 15 May 2020 up to 2 working days prior to your departure. If you will prefer to make bank transfer for the remaining balance of 75%, you need to make sure that it is received by our side by the tour start date. If through a credit card, you can always make the payment our online service only to be withdrawn by the tours start date.
TravelShop Turkey and Murti’s Tour; will not apply any penalties to you if you cancel before 2 working days of tour departure date until 15 May 2020, your deposit of 25% to be refunded. This way, our guests will be on the safe side and will not worry about penalties. In case that you have informed us of your arrival/departure flight details and received related confirmations for accommodation and tour programs, yet haven’t showed up for the tour, 25% deposit to be non-refundable. With the exception of ready-made packages, if you require different accommodation venues like any international brand name hotels, your tours would fall under “customized/tailor-made tours” category and hotels’ regulations to be applicable and to be announced within the itinerary. Our aim is not to charge guests’ for a penalty and care for the benefit of the guests that we will comply from here on end.
DOMESTIC FLIGHT PAYMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS:
As we strive to refund our guests fully, we haven’t included our domestic flights. Each domestic flight has its own set of regulations applicable. Therefore, to cover you and keep from a no-show penalties, we will provide our tours without the calculation of domestic flights. Domestic flight price for adult travelers is approximately Euros: 50,00 for one way and for under 2 years old, approximately Euros: 20,00 as an insurance policy. When your booking is ascertained, we will require flight ticket price in full. If cancelled, we will comply by Airline Company’s cancellation policy. This way, we would be able to ease the process and provide a comfortable and worry-free travel.
WE TRULY APPRECIATE YOUR COOPERATION
We would like to again underline that our purpose is to cover you from any harm due to this virus issue and help as best we can. You may direct this information to your guests with a comfort and the fact that no loss on their part that, this may help you to travel to Turkey as a popular destination that TravelShop Turkey caters for. TravelShop Turkey has over 1.000 tours in 30 different categories that you can book and purchase with a comfort and confidence as no cancellation fees will be deducted from you.
Please let us know in case of any further assistance required by yourselves that we are willing to help in every way that we can.
P.S. Besides from the Updated Terms & Conditions, Cancellation Procedures and Domestic Flights Regulations as listed above, all current terms and conditions on the itineraries still valid and applicable respectively.
Children of 6 and under are not allowed on this cabin cruise. Ages 7 to 10 years old are charged at 50% of the full cruise rate if staying in their parent/guardian’s cabin. If there is more than one child, the first child is charged 50% and every child after at full price. Ages 11+ charged at full cruise price.
Bringing your drinks is not allowed on this cruise.Your cabin charter is a non-guided tour. There is no local guide on board providing information on the sites and locations. All efforts will be made to follow this itinerary, however, in cases of poor weather and/or sea conditions, this schedule may change. This could include altered daily plans and overnight stops. In these situations, all efforts will be made to consult customers on alternative options, no money will be refunded.
Pickups and Meeting Point Departing from Fethiye: There are no Hotel pick-ups available. You will need to meet at Our Office at 09.00 AM. Please visit 'Location & Contact page' for our office location.
Departing from Kas: There is no Hotel pick up available. You will receive the meeting poing details on your e-ticket.
Departing from Olympos: Pick up is available from Olympos Hotels. Pick up is not provided from Cirali or Antalya.
Departing from Demre: Meeting time is at noon at Demre Bus station. Transfers are available for an additional cost, please contact us if you want to book transfers.