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Gulets - Sailing The Mediterranean

Itinerary

This 8 day Gulet cruise starts and ends in Rhodes, Greece. Islands, Secluded bays, swimming, sunbaking and relaxing is what Gulet cruises are mainly about. This cruise makes its way to the Greek islands of Tilos and Symi then across to the Turkish coast before returning to Rhodes. All meals are included too !

2018 - 'Mediterranean Blue Tour'
8 - Day itinerary

Day 1
Sunday

Rhodes Harbour

Boarding starts at 15:30 from Rhodes Harbour. On the first day, our boat will remain anchored in Rhodes Port for dinner and an overnight stay.

Overnight Rhodes Harbour
Gulet Cabin
(D)
Day 2
Monday

Rhodes - Tilos

Today we will sail towards Tilos which is surrounded by high and rocky mountains, steep coasts, beaches with transparent waters and caves. It has Medieval castles built or rebuilt by the Knights of St John, a Byzantine monastery, many small graphical churches and an in 1970 deserted village Mikro Chorio that is now declared a cultural monument. You may visit the Charkadio Cave full of paleontological discoveries like the famous dwarf elephant fossil bones. This is the place where the last elephants of Europe lived: the dwarf elephants appeared in the island 45,000 years ago and disappeared 4,000 years ago.

Overnight Tilos Harbour
Gulet Cabin
(B, L, D)
Day 3
Tuesday

Symi - Agia Marina - Agia Nikolaos

Today, we cruise to Symi, one of the Dodecanese islands and a real gem, one of the most beautiful little islands in all of Greece. Please have your camera ready again for wonderful images of this small fairy - tale like island! We enjoy lots of swimming today in the many bays! Your dinner will be served on board, but if you wish to dine ashore by yourselves, please inform the captain in advance. All of the traverna's on Symi are very tempting and the captain will understand your choice.

Overnight Symi Harbour
Gulet Cabin
(B, L, D)
Day 4
Wednesday

Symi - Panormitis

We will cruise to Panormitis today, located in the southern part of Symi. On the way, we will stop for a swim and lunch in one of the beautiful bays around the island, at Nanou bay or one of the many other bays. You can visit the Monastery of the Archangel Michael Panormitis. This is a Greek Orthodox monastery built in the early 18th century, and still inhabited by monks. It is visited by people from all over the world, and many Greeks pay homage to St Michael of Panormitis each year.

Overnight Panormitis Harbour
Gulet Cabin
(B, L, D)
Day 5
Thursday

Symi - Bozburun

Today, we continue our cruising along the coast around Symi Island. Depending on the weather and sea conditions, we will continue to the bays around Bozburun.

Overnight Bozburun Harbour
Gulet Cabin
(B, L, D)
Day 6
Friday

Bozburun

Today, we cruise to Bozburun in Turkey for customs formalities. We will stop in one of the many beautiful inlets on the way for breakfast and swimming. This is the perfect place for those who are looking for peace and tranquillity. Bozburun is a small fishing village set among islands and inlets, quite the place for taking the nicest photo's! It was once the sponge - fishing capital of Turkey but it is now regarded as one of the country's boat - building centres. We have time to explore the port and village, buying the world famous Turkish delight and enjoy the local Turkish culture.

Overnight Bozburun Harbour
Gulet Cabin
(B, L, D)
Day 7
Saturday

Bozburun - Rhodes

Early departure today, as we will make our way back to the famous island of Rhodes. Free day to visit one of the best preserved medieval towns in the world and a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. Optional trips available today include rock climbing, jeep safari (self driving or with professional driver), hiking Filerimos, tour to Lindos with its cliffside acropolis, whitewashed houses and picturesque scenery.

Overnight Rhodes Harbour
Gulet Cabin
(B, L, D)
Day 8
Sunday

Rhodes

Enjoy an early delicious Mediterranean breakfast on board, disembarkation in Rhodes.

(B)
(B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner)
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Notes

Please Note:
1. Gulet itineraries are subject to change without notification. The captain of the craft will decide the program at the time.
2. All cabins have double beds. Most people choose to sleep under the beautiful Mediterranean sky on mattresses on the deck, and only use their cabins as a wardrobe.
3. Single travellers are obliged to pay Single Supplement and will have the cabin to themselves.
4. Gulet cruises have a minimum age of 12 years old.
5. Towels, soap, shampoo and any other personal items need to be provided by the customer.
6. Electric devices may be charged on-deck and in some cabins.
7. Drinks are available for purchase on board, tea and coffee are included with breakfast.
8. This cruise finishes at Rhodes Harbour after breakfast on the final day at approximately 8 am.
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Inclusions

Tour includes :-
  • Transportation by Gulet boat
  • Tips except Captain and Gulet crew
  • 7 nights - accommodation.
    1 night
    Gulet Cabin
    Rhodes Harbour
    1 night
    Gulet Cabin
    Tilos Harbour
    1 night
    Gulet Cabin
    Symi Harbour
    1 night
    Gulet Cabin
    Panormitis Harbour
    2 nights
    Gulet Cabin
    Bozburun Harbour
    1 night
    Gulet Cabin
    Rhodes Harbour
  • 7 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches, 7 Dinners
Tour does not include :-
  • Visas, border or port taxes
  • Tips - Captain and Gulet crew
  • Suggested optional activities
  • Compulsory Travel Insurance
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Highlights

  • Bozburun Harbour
  • Islands and Secluded bays
  • Rhodes Harbour
  • Rhodes Harbour
  • Rhodes Island - UNESCO Heritage site
  • Swimming, sunbaking, relaxing
  • Symi Island
  • Tilos
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Accommodation

This is intended to give an idea of the type of accommodation that may be expected. The actual hotels used for any given tour may change due to many reasons such as group size, availability, time of year, hotel standard has dropped or simply we found a better hotel. We update the website immediately if and when any changes take place. If and when we do change hotels it will be to a hotel of equal or higher standard and will be at no extra cost.

Where more than one hotel is shown for a given an overnight stop this means that one of those hotels will be used.
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Prices

Deposit Option available for Mediterranean Blue Tour :
 
Booked between
Departing
Deposit
01 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2020
01 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2020
$ 250.00