Turkey Luxury Yacht Charters

These are the land and waters where East meets West or, instead, where continents collide: Europe, Asia, and Africa. They call it the “Turquoise Coastline,” which isn’t just a play on words; the water is an indescribable shade of green. Coastal Turkey, located in the Eastern Mediterranean, is where you will find pine-covered islands, sunken temples, and crusader castles. Explore the Turkish Riviera aboard one of our Turkey luxury yacht charters.

Places to see | Turkey Luxury Yacht Charters:

  • Waterfalls. Turkey’s natural landscape is undoubtedly beautiful. However, one of Turkey’s most famous waterfalls, the Düden Waterfalls, is exceptional and well worth seeing.
  • Bodrum Castle (Castle of St Peter)
  • Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology
  • Hellenistic Theatre in Kas. This atmospheric site is perfect for watching the sunset.
  • Carian rock tombs in Marmaris.
  • Tomb of Amyntas in the south of Fethiye.

Things to do along the Turkish Riviera:

  • Scuba dive. Kas is one of the top 100 dive sites in the world, as well as the diving capital of Turkey. Here there is an abundance of underwater treasures waiting for you to discover. In addition to extraordinary marine life, there are ancient relics and shipwrecks to explore.
  • Windsurf. The bays around Cesme, Foca, Bodrum, Datca peninsula, Fethiye, Gokceada, Antalya, and Istanbul have ideal wind conditions for windsurfing.
  • Go to the beach. Turkey’s coastline has many beautiful beaches. However, the Blue Lagoon of Ölüdeniz is possibly the most famous beach in Turkey, and you will be amazed at its surreal-blue water and mountainous backdrop.
  • Horseback ride.
  • Hike. Turkey’s gorgeous scenery and historical sites make the country fantastic for hiking.

Bodrum Yacht Charters

Bodrum Yacht Charters
Breathtaking scenery awaits you in the lesser-known Eastern Mediterranean. Bodrum is located on Turkey's southwest coast, which offers stunning views of Greece and an ever-changing color palette all year round. Visitors have found Bodrum yacht charters are one of the best ways to explore this slice of the Turkish Riviera. Luxurious motor yachts, wood, and traditional motor-sailors are typically found in Turkey. The city of Bodrum features many exciting sites like ancient ruins and dozens of lovely beaches with white sand. It also has many shops and food establishments where you can pick up authentic gifts and keepsakes—experience Bodrum's local culture, which is rich with history and welcoming locals. Bodrum, unlike many other yacht charter destinations, it's truly a unique place to be seen. Moreover, from Bodrum, you can also visit Marmaris, and Gocek, two beautiful locations for yacht chartering. These are all part of a Turkish Riviera Yacht Vacation....

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Gocek Yacht Charter

Gocek Yacht Charter
The Turkish Riviera, more popularly known as the Turquoise Coast, has become one of the world's most sought-after holiday destinations in recent years, and Gocek is one of its most beautiful towns. Gocek is known for its stunning natural scenery, clear turquoise waters, and luxury yacht charters. A Gocek yacht charter is the perfect way to relax and enjoy the incredible views of Turkey's coastline. You'll be able to swim in crystal-clear waters, sunbathe on deck, and explore secluded coves and hidden beaches. Plus, there's plenty of delicious Turkish food to enjoy in the city and aboard your motor yacht charter in Gocek. Luxury motor yacht charters are popular ways to discover the area in total comfort. Alternatively, you can embark on your adventure aboard a traditional Gulet, as they're known in Turkey. Please see below to browse some of the available boats. What to Do on a Gocek yacht...

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Marmaris Yacht Charter

Marmaris Yacht Charter
Marmaris, on the southwestern coast of Turkey, is an idyllic location where travelers can enjoy all the comforts of the modern world while still being able to access some of the world’s most beautiful natural wonders. From massive bays and coves to remote, secluded beaches and historic ruins, a Marmaris yacht charter has something for every type of traveler. This former fishing village has blossomed into one of Turkey's most prominent tourist destinations thanks to its miles of beautiful, white-sand beaches and fantastic scenery along its coastline. Combine that with its year-round mild weather, and you have the perfect destination if you’re looking to book a Turkish gulet or motor yacht charter for your next Marmaris yacht charter vacation! Please see below for some available yachts to charter in Marmaris. Marmaris Yacht Charters in Turkey What to Do on a Marmaris Yacht Charter Hike or take a nature walk in...

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Turkey Yacht Charter Itinerary

Turkey Yacht Charter Itinerary
Marmaris on the Turkish Riviera A Sample Turkey Yacht Charter Itinerary Starting at Marmaris Bay and ending in ancient Tomb Bay, you will enjoy historical sites in the dramatic scenery on your 7-night Turkey yacht charter itinerary. Day 1     Marmaris Arrive at your yacht in Marmaris, Turkey's yachting capital and home to two mega yacht marinas. Dive into Turkey's Ottoman history with a look at Suleyman the Magnificent's 1522 castle overlooking the harbor. Day 2     Kumlubuk Take a short cruise to Kumlubuk Bay. Climb the bluffs to visit Amos's Hellenistic ruins, including an altar to Dionysus. Back in Marmaris, explore modern Netsel Marina and stop for a drink in its waterfront shopping and dining district. Marmaris is a bazaar town, so we leave room in our luggage and plan to barter. Day 3     Ekincik Bay Beautiful bays are the order of the day as you pay a visit to Service...

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Marmaris, Turkey

Turkish Climate:

Turkey's western Mediterranean region enjoys a characteristically Mediterranean climate. The summers are hot and dry, while the winters are moderately warm and rainy. Summer lasts nine months. Apart from midsummer, the coast is quite bearable. The mild weather continues into the Fall, making Turkey an excellent choice for September and October charters.

fethiye, turkey yacht charter
Fethiye, Turkey.

Cuisine | Turkey Luxury Yacht Charters

Here you'll savor authentic Turkish cuisines such as charcoal-grilled fish and lamb, often skewered and served with fresh vegetables. Traditional dishes include piyaz (salad with beans and a soft-boiled egg), ezogelin corba (zesty lentil soup), saksuka (eggplant dish), and kisir (salad of wheat and herbs). Your private yacht chef will cater your meals to your tastes, always incorporating the freshest and most local ingredients.

The Chef of M/Y SIROCCO won the Best Cuisine Award at the 2022 Turkey Yacht Show.

Four Turkey Luxury Yacht Charter Destinations

While these four cities are found on the Turkish coastline, their similarities end there. Each has its unique culture and vibes, and attractions to check out while you're there. If you're planning your first yacht charter trip to Turkey, you may be wondering which of these cities to visit first – or whether you should visit them all the first time. Because there is so much to do and see along the Turkish Riviera, we recommend planning multiple yacht charters in Turkey.

Marmaris

Marmaris is one of the most beautiful places in Turkey, and it is known for its clear blue waters, lovely beaches, and relaxed atmosphere. The city is situated on the coast of the Aegean Sea and is a popular destination for tourists worldwide. In addition, it's a short ferry ride from Rhodes, Greece.

Gocek

Gocek is another beautiful city in Turkey that is situated on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. It is known for its clear turquoise waters, lovely beaches, and relaxed atmosphere. In addition, its old town is charming, with many stores, restaurants, and a vibrant waterfront area.

Bodrum

If you're looking for a bustling city with plenty to see and do, Bodrum is the place for you. The city is home to several historical sites, including the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Plus, there's no shortage of restaurants, cafes, and bars to keep you entertained. And if you're looking to escape the hustle and bustle, Gocek is just a short boat ride away.

Fethiye

Located south of Gocek offers historical sites, a beautiful coastline with many bays, and Turkey's blue waters. Fethiye can be one of your ports when chartering from Marmaris or Gocek. Or if sailing for 14 nights, you can start in Bodrum and end in Fethiye.

Greece-based yachts like Motor Yacht LIGHT HOLIC will visit Turkey if guests wish to combine a Turkey and Greece charter itinerary.

Please contact us at 1 (321) 777-1707 or complete our contact form to start planning your yacht charter vacation! It's never too early, or too late to inquire about your bespoke private yacht charter.

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