July 26, 2006

Fethiye – Muğla – Turkey

Coordinates : 36° 37′ 55″ N / 29° 06′ 10″ E

Although Fethiye is one of the most popular sailing spots in the Mediterranean Sea, with a history dating back as far as the 4th Century BC, until now one thing was missing: a good marina. A place of such spectacular natural beauty, Fethiye and the yachting community surely deserved this.

And now, just such a marina has been completed. A marina that is first class with respect to the technology and materials used, the services, facilities, location, professional management and hospitality. Located on the eastern side of Fethiye Harbour, with a stunning panorama in front of it and a wealth of facilities behind, Ece Saray Marina provides not only a safe berth but also a real home for you and your boat.

The combination of a five-star marina, separate boat yard, a beautiful boutique hotel with a spa and wellness center, giant swimming pool, bars and restaurants serving both international and Turkish cuisine in a unique environment all contribute to making Ece Saray Marina such a perfect place to visit or to stay. On these pages you can find basic information about Ece Saray Marina and Resort and its related services and facilities, but it is impossible to mention everything we have to offer, rather, we would like to simply invite you to come to Ece Saray Marina and Resort and enjoy both our beautiful surroundings and our excellent services

In this paradise of bays bejeweled with yachts, the spectacular beauty, natural wonders and azure-colored water fill our lives with joy. If you sail East, the first stopover would be Karacaцren Bay or Gemiler Island where you can drop your anchor safely and enjoy the beautiful surroundings.

Gemiler Island (Santa Claus Island) with its glittering sea is a spot much favored by local and foreign yachtsmen. There, you can walk along old cobbled market streets in the ancient Byzantine city and wonder at the frescos and mosaics in the three churches. It is an excellent setting to watch the sunset with a drink or two!

The Church is dedicated to St Nicholas who was born at Patara and is forever immortalized as Noel Baba (Santa Claus). Within easy sailing from Fethiye you can reach the famous Blue Lagoon.

There are innumerable other islands and bays around the Gulf of Fethiye. We have only mentioned a few of them. The Fethiye region is a unique blend of natural beauty and archeological treasures : the place every lover of the sea dreams of exploring. All you have to do is to steer your boat into our marina, relax and enjoy the first class luxury and hospitality of Ece Saray Marina and Resort.

The most beautiful, tranquil and natural sailing areas along the Turquoise Coast are situated in the Fethiye Region. With it’s many sailing and yachting opportunities close by, Fethiye region is one of the most popular destinations in the world.

At the western end of the Gulf of Fethiye, within easy sailing or motoring distance, lie The Twelve Islands. The crystal clear sea is a pleasure for swimmers, the mild winds ideal for sailing and the sea-food is abundant. Hamam Bay is a natural beauty and a must for travelers on the turquoise voyage.

On the eastern face of the isthmus separating the Kurtoglu Point from the mainland there are underwater ruins of an ancient building. It is unclear whether this is a monastery or a public bath from the Byzantian period. The antique city Lydae is reached in a half-hour walk from Yavansu Bay. Fresh water can be procured from Taskaya where you can also visit Lycian rock-tombs on the slopes.

The Island of Tersane is very suitable for anchorage. It is sheltered from all winds and visitors can wander among old, tumbledown houses. At the bay of Gobun, roasted fresh fish and bread await you. At Boynuzbuku, swimming in the chain of inlets is a thrilling experience. These are just a few of the many pleasures you can enjoy in this unique region where the green and the blue of the sea blend into a shimmer of turquoise. To sail in these waters, enjoy the natural beauty and explore the many ancient sites is the dream of yachtsmen from all over the world.

Location & Capacity
The marina is located at the eastern side the Gulf of Fethiye in Turkey, just in front of the town. The berthing capacity is 400, and yachts up to 60 meters can moor safely.

Bonding & Custom Formalities
Fethiye is a port of entry and all bonding and custom works can be arranged on your behalf. There is a charge for this service.

Hours of Operation
The marina operates 24 hours a day and 365 days a year.

Marina Reception
The marina reception serves you 24 hours a day. You can call our staff on channel 73 or visit the marina office for any assistance. you may need.

Berthing Service
Our berthing team is at your disposal all day. When you enter the marina, a berthing boat will welcome you and help you moor.

Electricity and Water
Continuous electricity supply up to 125 Amp and water are available at each pier.

Two first class air-conditioned sanitary restrooms and showers plus specially designed facilities for handicapped people are at your service 24 hours a day.

A sufficient number of trolleys is located at the entrance to each pier. You are requested to return them after use.

TV and Telephone
The majority of berths are equipped with TV and telephone sockets. All telephone billing is done automatically in accordance with the tariff.

First Aid – Medical Emergencies
A first aid unit is available within the marina premises for small accidents or injuries. In case of a major emergency an ambulance service from one of the private or state hospitals will be at the marina in 10 minutes.

– Fethiye State Hospital Phone : +090 252 614 40 17
– Esnaf Hospital (private) Phone : +090 252 612 64 00
– Letoon Hospital (private) Phone : +090 252 612 54 84

Fethiye Veterinarian Clinic Phone : +090 252 612 11 66

Laundry-Dry Cleaning
Laundry-Dry Cleaning is open every day and will be returned to you by our staff.

A computer dedicated for Internet use is situated in the marina office where you can send and receive your emails.

Shopping and Provisioning
Within the marina premises shops and a market from which you can obtain most of your daily needs are located. Another three Supermarkets are located in the center of Fethiye and delivery to your boat is available upon request.

Post Office and Courier Services
The Post Office is situated in the center of Fethiye Town, just a 10 minute walk from the marina. You can also use Ece Saray Marina Office address for incoming mail. International Courier Services such as Fedex and UPS are also available in Fethiye.

Branches of all major Turkish banks with exchange facilities are available in the town of Fethiye, and an ATM is located at the marina for your convenience.

Credit Cards
All major credit cards such as Visa, Master Card, American Express and Eurocard are accepted.

Business Office
For those who still wish to continue their business activities and stay in contact with their company while enjoying the marina and its relaxing environment, a fully equipped business office with all the communication and office tools is at your disposal.

Tours, Transfers and Rent a Car
Tours, airport transfers and rent-a-car services are available upon request. These should be made 24 hours in advance at the marina office.

Yacht Charter
Several charter companies will be operating from the marina. Please contact the marina office for further information.

Bar & Restaurants
Besides a cafe and gourmet restaurant located at the water front, you can also enjoy a variety of bars and restaurants within the hotel premises where international and traditional Turkish cuisine are served

Boat Yards – Services and Facilities
The boat yard is separate from the marina and is located across the bay less than 1 mile from the marina. It will be operating shortly. The boat yard has its own office and sanitation facilities. The following services and facilities are available within the boat yards premises:

Lifting & Launching using 100 ton travel lift
Dry Storage
Electricity and water supply
Chemical waste water treatment unit
24 Hours Security and full insurance
Yachtsman’s Store
Technical Services for Engine, Machinery and Welding, Carpentry, Painting, Rigging, Sail Repair, Upholstery and Guardianage and more…
Security system

Pontoons are accessible by boat owners only, and all pontoons are monitored 24 hours a day by security cameras and our well trained security team using state-of-the-art technologies. While your boat is berthed in the marina, you can also check on it via the internet no matter wherever you are in the world.

Central Fire Fighting System
Hydrants connected to a well designed fire fighting system and carbon dioxide tubes are located at the entrance to each pier. A rescue boat equipped with a fire fighting system is always ready.

Entry by Car
No cars or buses are permitted to enter the marina premises except when loading or unloading passengers and/or equipment.

Water Sports Center, Social Events, Races and Regattas
The water sports center, where sailing and other water contact sport lessons are given, is located very close to the marina. Throughout the year, local and international races, competitions and regattas will be organized by the marina.

Fethiye is located in South West Turkey on the Mediterranean Coast .It is within easy reach of all other cities by state highways. Dalaman International Airport is just 55 km. from Ece Saray Marina & Resort. During the summer season, there are many charter flights from major European cities to Dalaman as well as the year round domestic flights of Turkish Airlines. Additionally Antalya Airport, only a three-hour drive to Fethiye, is another departure and arrival point.


These scripts and photographs are registered under © Copyright 2006, Ece Saray Marina / Fethiye – Muğla – Turkey. All Rights Reserved.



July 26, 2006

Göçek – Muğla – TurkeyLocation : Latitude 36° 44′ 9″ N / Longitude 28° 56′ 6″ E
VHF Channel : 73
Call Sign : ” Port Göçek ” 

Dalaman Airport : Port Göçek is just 22 km from Dalaman International Airport which has daily flights to and from most major European cities throughout the whole summer. In winter, connections can be made via Istanbul, or you can have a direct flight to Antalya and then enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Taurus Mountains during your transfer to Göçek. Dalaman`s runway can be used by private planes, and there are facilities at Port Göçek for seaplanes.

Port Göçek is on the southwest of Turkey`s coastline, and is located in Fethiye Gulf. The sheltered harbour provides a secure place for yachtsmen. Port Göçek is 5 minutes away from Göçek village centre.

Approaching the Marina from a southerly direction…
Take a north easterly course from Peksimet Island of approximately 030°T leaving Kapıdağı Peninsula and Tersane Island on your port hand. Once clear of Tersane Island come round to north north east on a course of approximately 010°T. This will take you clear of Yassıca Island (The Low Islands). Ahead you will see Gцзek Island with its lighthouse on the eastern tip. Once this light is abeam to port come round onto a north westerly course of approximately 325°T. This course will take you through the narrows into the head of the bay.

Port Göçek is the first marina in the bay on your starboard hand. You will pass our wave attenuator pontoon to starboard, which is marked by isolated danger buoys providing a clear line of approach to our fairway buoy. At the fairway buoy you will alter course to starboard to enter the marina channel. This is marked by port and starboard channel marks. Once in the marina our staff will be on hand to assist you and guide you to your designated berth.

Approaching the Marina from the 12 Islands…
Assuming you are passing between the mainland and the offshore islands, you will be heading in a north north easterly direction and Port Göçek will be fine on your standard bow. You will see our wave attenuator pontoon, which is marked by isolated danger buoys. Here you should turn to port and come onto a north westerly course for our fairway buoy. At the fairway buoy you will alter course to starboard to enter the marina channel. This is marked by port and starboard channel marks. Once in the marina, our staff will be on hand to assist you and guide you to your designated berth

To ensure prompt assistance upon your arrival please call the marina on VHF channel 73 some 15 minutes before your expected arrival time.

The services of Port Göçek which offers the comfort of a five-star holiday village are as follows:
– 380 berths capacity for yachts up to 45 metres
– Water, electricity, telephone, cable TV*
– 24 hours security
– Two luxurious sanitary blocks and laundry
– Wireless internet
– Restaurants, cafйs and bars
– Private beach operated by Swissotel, art gallery, supermarket and shopping facilities
– Buggies for around-the-marina transfers
– Breakfast delivered to yachts on request
– Bonding formalities
– Various activities organised for the yacht owners throughout the year
– Private lockers
– 180 yacht capacity boatyard with 70 ton travellift
– All kind of technical services
– Containers to discharge waste oil, bilge and dirty water
– Full-equipped fire extinguishing system
– Yacht brokerage and real estate services
– Medical services, sea ambulance available
– Sailing course in association with Göçek Yacht Club
* Telephone and cable TV are available only in D, E, F, G and H pontoons.

– 70 ton Travel lift
– Slipway for catamarans up to7.90 meter beam
– Hydraulic Roodberg boatmover
– 380 V three or 220 V single phase electricity connections and water outlets
– Special manufactured steel keel blocks and/or galvanised cradles
– Clean and well-maintained toilet and showers with 24 hours hot water
– Central fire-fighting system
– 24 hours security and full insurance

– Engine
– Machinery & Welding
– Electric
– Carpentery
– Upholstery, Awning & Sails
– Painting
– Cooling & Plumbing
– Rigging
– Electronics
– Guardianage

There are various activities that are organized throughout the year for the yacht owners at Port Gцзek.

Port Göçek Regatta – 6th International Turkon Port Göçek Regatta
Every year around the 19th of May an important Regatta Week is organised at Port Göçek, with the cooperation of the Göçek Yacht Club, and the Turkish Offshore Racing Club. The quality of the organisation, the magnificiency of the parties and the natural beauty of the area made this unique event very popular among seamen and racers. This regatta became a prestigious event that keeps on attracting every year more and more competitors from all over the world.

End-Season Party
Every year, towards the end of the season, Port Göçek hosts an “end-season party” for the yacht owners and friends. All the participants take the utmost delight among natural beauties, delicious meals and nice music in the most beautiful marina of the Mediterranean…

It is not only in Mьnchen that one celebrates the famous “Oktoberfest” with sausages, potato salads and lots of beer… Since 2002, Cafй Port does organize a “Mini-Oktoberfest” at Port Göçek during the 2nd week of October, thus enabling the yacht owners to enjoy the pleasures of both Bavaria and Anatolia at the same time…

Göçek Yacht Club parties
Göçek Yacht Club, established in Port Göçek, is regulary participating at the organization of International Port Göçek Regattas. Göçek Yacht Club gives series of sailing courses especially for children. Membership applications are also wellcome . Click for detailed information about the Club, linked to their web site. Göçek Yacht Club 

Cafe Port : A sophisticated Cafe, Bar & Lounge serving delicious food & drinks on a magical waterfront setting, plus a unique gift store featuring Stelton products and Helly Hansen outwear. Open from morning to sundown.

Verandah : Verandah Restaurant & Bar, located at the waterfront of Port Gцзek. It’s truly one of the most sophisticated restaurant on the Aegean coast offering mediterranean cuisine… During summer time it’s open daily 18:30pm-23:00pm except wednesday.

Sundowner’s : Sun Downer Restaurant & Bar, Located at the waterfront next to the Swissфtel private beach , has the most amazing location in Gocek. It’s overlooking the Marina, Göçek Bay and islands… Offers light lunches, typical Turkish cuisine and grill specialities a la carte. On weekends you may enjoy the open buffet alternatives: friday nights – fish buffet, saturday nights – Tukish Buffet – sunday nights barbeque buffet.

Argolis :Tsiropoulos Yacht Enterprises Ltd, is Yachtcharter agency with own boats between 31-56 foot, Argolis is also dealer of Elan Marine and representative of Yacht-Pool Insurance GmbH in Turkey.

North Shield Pub : A place where you can taste traditional pub dishes while you sip your drink in an intimate pub atmosphere. Open from morning to late at night &

Wine Port : Shop specialized in fine wines specially bottled for the connoisseurs & Their motto is: “Life is too short to drink bad wine”…

Dim Market : A small supermarket where one can find an extensive range of groceries, fresh fruits, vegetables and many household goods, etc & All what you need for your cruise !!!

Top Yacht : A British yacht charter company offering bareboat or crewed sailing holidays on their well maintained fleet.

Sunbird International Yacht Sales: Europe’s largest boat brokerage network, providing professional yacht sales and support throughout Europe and the Mediterranean.

The Moorings : The famous American company that is recognized everywhere as THE standard for bareboat or crewed charter. Their logo says “The best sailing vacations in the world”…

Ecker Yachting : An Austrian bareboat company with high quality standards as well as excellent customer service.

MTM Yachting: Cosmos Yachting, Turkey representative. “Steer through the route you wish by the yacht you want, anchor in the bay you like, be as free as you desire…”

Lykia Medical : Emergency First Aid point, backed-up by a sea ambulance, nearby hospitals and doctors.

Orion Tours & Car Rental : Orion Car provides the best vehicle solutions with its new, comfortable and fully insured cars in the area, responding quest needs and desires. With English speaking professional drivers it is the most secure and comfortable way of your airport transfers.

Technical Service : The contact point at the marina for our Technical Service team. From there you can discuss and plan all maintenance and repairs jobs for your yacht.

The villas, reaching the sea by canals are designed for those in love with sea and nature. The architectural designs are performed by the celebrated American architectural firm, reputed for tourism projects, Wat&G and by Optimus Architectural Co.

The villas are to be constructed on a 46,000 mІ. Site and having a 150 m. shoreline. They will be connected by streets and canals, so as to be accessible both by sea and land. Types of villas 130 Villas, 5 main types of villas, ranging in size from 120 to 360 mІ. 22 km to Dalaman International Airport, 32 km to Fethiye.

Swissotel Göçek is located on the Turkish coast where the Aegean meets the Mediterranean . The harbor town of Göçek can be reached by an hour’s flight from istanbul and a twenty minute drive from Dalaman. The area boasts a wealth of fascinating historical sites and ancient ruins while the natural beautiy of its island-studded bay provides te ideal setting for yatching. 57 elegant appointed rooms offer every aspect of comfort. Each room features a private balcony or terrace with sea or mountain views. For your convenience Swissotel also provide a 16 station multilingual satallite TV, two telephone lines, voice mail, message service, data port, private bar, tea & coffee making facilities and in room safe.

Service at a glance:
* 280 mt private beach
* Fresh water pool
* Excursion boat
* Bicycles
* Sauna & fitness suite
* Conference rooms
* Verandah Restaurant & Bar
* Olive Tree Restaurant & Bar
* Sundowner Restaurant & Bar
* Shuttle throught Swissotel Resort

The project is being realised by Anadolu Tourism investments Inc., a subsidiary of Enternasyonal Tourism Investment Co. Inc. Göçek Marina Resort will be situated on Turkey’s Southern Aegean coast in the lovely Göçek Rural District. On a site of 225.463 m2. of wood coastline, partly covered with wood owned by the investor and partly allocated to the company by the ministry of State Forests. The architectual projects of the resort have been designed by the resort expert architectual company Wat&G from USA.

22 km to Dalaman International Airport, 32 km to Fethiye.
220 rooms including suites and apartments, 500 beds
Outdoor and indoor restaurants seating 660 people, a terrace cafe, bars
Entertainment center and social facilities, shopping center, wellness center and spa, congress and conference facilities, swimming pool, amphitheatre, Turkish bath, sauna, kids club, shops.


These scripts and photographs are registered under © Copyright 2006, Port Göçek / Fethiye – Muğla – Turkey. All Rights Reserved.


July 26, 2006

Yalıkavak – Bodrum – Muğla

Position : 37° 06′ 20” N / 27° 17′ 02” E
VHF Channel : 72 -16
Call Sign : Port Bodrum Yalıkavak

Port Bodrum Yalikavak will change your idea of what a marina really can be and should be. Port Bodrum Yalıkavak is more than a mere mooring place. Whether you seek ground-breaking design and architecture from award-winning artists and architects, state of the art equipment and technology, or the air of an exclusive luxury resort unrivalled in the region, you will find it here at Port Bodrum Yalıkavak. And set in this jewel of the Turkish Riviera, where the sun rises and sets over breathtaking views where the Mediterranean meets the Aegean.

All this makes Port Bodrum Yalıkavak much more than just a marina… a new life style for today’s most discerning yacht-goer. And just anyone who appreciates the best that life has to offer. It’s a Life Style! With our philosophy of total quality and a global life style encompassing every aspect of our discerning customers’ requirements, Port Bodrum Yalıkavak is the first choice for major cultural, artistic and regatta events on the Turkish Riviera.

For those who love the thrill of boating events and races, the 2005 season has seen Port Bodrum Yalikavak host the 4th Gant Cup, the fifth leg of the Turkish off-shore races, the World of Wonders Cup, the 8th Optimist Trophy, the 16th Bodrum Cup and other events. And every year we hold our Second Hand Yacht Fair, the first and only one of its kind in Turkey.

Are you interested by nautical archeology? A few miles away from our marina, the oldest ship wreck found in the Aegean Sea lays in 55 meters of water. Soon it will be brought back to the surface and exhibited in a small museum &

The Port Bodrum Yalikavak Yacht Club has been founded for you, keen yachtsman who enjoys socializing in the sophisticated atmosphere of a real Yacht Club & But practical seamanship has not been forgotten, and sailing lessons are also available for the sailors of all ages &
That’s why the cognoscenti mark Port Bodrum Yalıkavak in their social diaries & an essential part of every season.

In Our Marina
” Open to the refreshing “meltem” breeze in summer
” Protected from South storms in winter
” Located in a natural and beautiful bay
” Great place for sailing and water sports
” Wide maneuvering areas between the pontoons
” All kinds of technical services available
” Safe and modern mooring facilities for yachts up to 65 m.
” Well equipped boatyard
” 100 Tons travel lift
” 40 Tons boat mover
” Electricity supplies 16-260 Amps
” Water, telephone and 25 channels TV connections
” Wireless phone system
” Wireless LAN internet service available
” Biopac system for sewage water
” Pumping station for sewage waters (holding tanks) and oil
” Customs and immigration facilities
” Port of Entry
” Customs zone
” Duty Free Shop
” Heliport
” Fuel Station
” Shopping Mall
” Amphitheater
” Clinic
” Boutique Pension
” Ship Chandlery
” Fitness Center, Wellness Center & Spa
” Yacht Club
” Beach Club
” Mini Golf
” Mat/Net/Frame golf driving range
” Beach Volley
” Diving School
” Sailing School

5 To 65m. berths : 450, Dry dock area : 100

Approach Beacon :
Buyuk Kiremit Island, Fl.(2) 10s. 89m. 10M

Marina Waterbreak Beacons
Fl. W. 5 s. 8m. 5M, Fl. G. 5 s. 5m. 3M, Fl. R. 5 s. 5m. 3M

Bodrum Town Center : 17 km, Bodrum International Airport : 50 km, Izmir International Airport : 240 km, Dalaman International Airport : 230 km

To Harbours
Çeşme : 100 nm, Kuşadası : 56 nm, Kos ( Greek Island ) : 12 nm, Samos ( Greek Island ) : 46 nm, Patmos ( Greek Island ) : 36 nm, Bodrum : 17 nm, Symi ( Greek Island ) : 52 nm, Rodos ( Greek Island ) : 74 nm, Marmaris : 82 nm, Göçek : 110 nm, Fethiye : 113 nm

Telecommunication Services
We are pleased to offer the use of our facsimile machine and facilities for photocopying. Ther is a nominal charge for these services. You can obtain a current price list from the reception desk. Although a telephone outlet is avaible on your service box, connection may be arranged only on application to the reception . International calls can also be made from the booths situated in the shopping mall.

Lifting and Launching
In addition to a 20 ton slip hoist, a 120 ton travel lift is already working in the docking area.

Fire Precaution
For your safety, Netsel Marina is equipped with 50 Kg and 6 Kg. halogen gas dry powder fire extinguishers located near the piers . The road along the quay is so designed that the piers can be easily reached by local fire fighting lorries . In case of fire , please inform the Marina office immediately so that further assitance can be obtained.

Speed Boat
If you are not a sailor , but a speed boat fan , you may launch your craft on our slipway . At other times you are requested to park it on your trailer in our car park , the price for which will be calculated as per the mooring price list at the price web page.

” Travel Lift with a 100 tons capacity capable of dry docking yachts with a beam up to 7.8 meters.
” Water and electricity (380 and 220 Volts) available at the yard.
” Metal cradles and keel blocks
” Central fire fighting system (500 lt. of water per minute) and hydrants
” 24 hours security

” Complete hull paintings on steel, aluminium, wood or fibreglass
” Varnishing of interiors and exteriors
” Hull or topside polish
” Antifouling
” Osmosis repair and protective treatment

” Stainless steel, aluminium, brass welding with argon or conventional systems.
” Lathe work, shafts, and propeller repairs.
” Stainless steel parts manufacturing and polish.

” Teak deck repair and built
” Structural repairs and planking on wooden hulls
” Deck and hull caulking
” All kind of maintenance, repair and manufacturing work.

” Maintenance and repair on all kind of diesel engines
” Maintenance and repair on all kind of petrol engines

” Electrical repairs, wiring
” Battery maintenance
” Installation or repair of all kind of electric or electronic equipment

” Sail repair
” Upholstery
” Rigging

The boatyard Proteksan that produces high quality and beautiful mega yachts in Tuzla (Istanbul) is a member of our group. We work together in close co-operation.

Your health is important for us… We take your health as seriously as you do. And to prove it, we opened a state of the art clinic at Port Bodrum Yalıkavak Marina, fully equipped, open and with a highly trained doctor on call seven days a week, every day of the year. Besides the treatment facilities you would expect from your own GP, the Clinic offers emergency service, and capacities in the following areas:

Internal diseases, Psychiatry, Infantile diseases, General surgery, Urine tests, Blood tests for diabetes, Pregnancy tests, Electrocardiogram, Medical massage, Home health care

And now, you do not need to be a yacht owner or marina user to be able to take advantage of the Clinic’s services and facilities. If you are staying in the Yalıkavak vicinity, please do not hesitate to call or pay a visit to the Clinic for all your medical needs. From that nasty insect bite to sunburn, from diagnostic tests to heart complaints, you no longer have to worry about being away from home.

Since June 2003 sailing course started to take place at Port Bodrum Yalıkavak Marina and, in July 2004, the Port Bodrum Yalıkavak Yacht Club has been officially created. Its aim is to promote yachting in the area, encourage friendly relationship between all yachtmen, and help in educating people of all ages regarding yachting activities.

Until now, some 75 pupils have gained their training diploma, the first step for becoming one day a fully qualified sailor ! Now the Yacht Club’s new targets are to held more social activities for its members and organize regattas. In that respect, our new club house, the Yacht Club Delmar, is becoming a new socializing place for our members.

Step into paradise, and allow us to look after the rest. an Invitation to Paradise & A stone building, hidden amongst verdant palm trees and discreet lawns, awaits your pleasure as your personal piece of paradise. Sunflower, Poppy, Geranium, Jasmine & each room is a poetic tribute to the flower of its name.

17 rooms designed with meticulous attention to every detail. Each of them decorated in theme with its flower. Furnished with the best quality linens and silks, and wooden furniture hand-painted in accordance with the theme of the room. Everything has been thought of just for your comfort, from silent air conditioning, big cushy seats in front of the TV just to make you feel at home, hair dryer, well stocked mini bar. Even a kettle for your early morning coffee. Your laundry will be taken care of at your request. Naturally, every one of our staff is committed to the highest level of service.

Bamboo chairs, hammocks, and huge cushions on our secret garden lawn simply invite you to browse through that book, chat with your friends or simply take a nap away from the cares of the world.

Our private Beach Club awaits your pleasure just a step away, and all the shopping, sailing and leisure facilities of the celebrated Port Bodrum Marina are just down the lane.


These scripts and photographs are registered under © Copyright 2006, Port Bodrum / Bodrum – Muğla – Turkey. All Rights Reserved.


July 26, 2006

Marmaris – Muğla – Turkey

Position: Latitude 36°45’30” North, Longitude 28°08’30” East
VHF Channel : 73 / 16 DW
Call sign: “Martı Marina”
Welcome ashore,

This is Hisarönü Bay, home of the Goddess Hemithea, and one of the most stunning bays along the Turkish cost. This is where Martı Marina offers complete and exclusive yachting and sailing facilities with the latest technology in pontoon systems, resources and security for mooring yachts and boats of any size. In this web site, you will find usefull information about our marina’s facilities and services, marina rules and harbour by laws. For futher assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us any time through out the year, 24 hours a day. Steer your course to Martı Marina, discover the traditional Martı Hospitality and experience the ultimate in comfort both on land and sea. SAIL TO PARADISE : No part of the world can be more beautiful than the southern coast of turkey, with the bluest of seas and the brightest of all skies. The sea is the color of turquoise, the morning sun rises in a clear azur sky. A light cool breeze plays with the sails while ahead, are the magnificient archeologic al ruins of the Goddess Hemithea. This is Hisarцnь Bay, one of the most stunning bays along the Turkish coast where Martı Marina offers safe mooring.


MARTI MARINA : Martı Marina lies within easy access by land and sea. It is 25 km. from the town of Marmaris and 115 km. from Dalaman International Airport. Built according to international nautical design it offers complete yachting and sailing facilities with the latest technology in sea systems, resources and security for the safe mooring of international yachts and boats. The Martı Hotel Group with 30 years of experience is proud to present its latest venue at Hisarönü “The Martı Marina”, an oasis of comfort on land, a second home for cruisers and a stunning site of ancient civilizations.

A HOME ASHORE : An atmosphere of calm and tranquillity surrounds you at Martı Marina where you may lounge under the cool shades of a canopy, or swing effortlesly in a hammock under the trees or sit near the shore knowing that, should it be necessary, modern communication with full office facilities are available 24 hours a day. A well stocked market, laundry service, tour and travel arrangements, and a shuttle service to the town of Marmaris are within call.

PAMPER YOUR SELF AT THE MARTI MARINA : Lulled in the lap of the Gods, enjoy the excellent Turkish, International and Thai cuisines cooked from fresh local foods at this five star Hotel. Breakfast is a picture of colorfull fruits cheeses; drinks and candle lit dinners are served under the stars at the Mistral Bar and Restaurant.

STEER TO MARTI MARINA : Our aim is to provide modern sea-falring technology safety and security, with full office and business facilities, and the pleasure and comfort of a five star hotel . In the near future we will also be delighted to offer our exclusive full service resort in one of the most beatiuful bays of the Turkish Riveria-Hisarönü Bay.

– Martı Marina is a Blue Flag awarded establishment for its cleanliness that meets the international standards; that is to say, it’s the one and only Marina in Turkey where people can go swimming as well.
– As the Martı Marina is built on stakes, the water circulation is not blocked and therefore the sea water always stay clean.
– The cradless specially designed by Martı Marina protect the boats on shore, regardless of the weather conditions.
– In Martı Marina, a special kind of pump is used to drain and refine the sewage tanks and the bilge of the yachts.
– There exists a system, where the oil wastes are collected.
– Martı Marina acts on the professional principless under the regulation of the National Yacht Harbour Association in London.
– The garbage from the yachts is classified for recycling.

Situated next to the Marina, the Mistral Restaurant & Bar welcomes you with delicious tastes from Mediterranean and Far Eastern cuisine, as well as a homely ambiance crowned with a pool, amidst pine trees and turquoise sea. You may enjoy either your breakfast or lunch in this cosy atmosphere, or you may dine and wine romantically under the stars, surrounded by the marvellous landscape of Hisarцnь, Marmaris. Mistral Restaurant

Safe Mooring, Fuel (Diesel and Petrol), Air Compressor, 24 hour security, Electricty, water, and waste oil disposal, Bilge Pump out, Restaurant and Bar, Ice, Launderette, Super Market, Full boat repair facilities (including engine hull repairs, workshops), Diver, Winter storage, Communication facilities (telephone, fax, e-mail), Weather Service, Free shuttle service to and from Marmaris, Travel and tour arrangement, Medical aid, Car parking

CUSTOMS – CHECK IN – OUT : Bonding of foreign yachts is carried out at Marmaris Customs Office. The Marina is a customsbonded area and foreign flagged yachts can be left in bond.

ELECTRICITY AND WATER : Water and electricity up to 32 amps are free of charge. Usage of electricity over 32 amps and bulk water supplies wil be charged for by the marina

ENTRY BY CAR : You can enter the marina by car only if you are loading/unloading passengers and/or equipment. Boat owners, marina visitors and guests should park their vehicle in the marina’s car parking lot. The responsibility of the car belongs to the car owner. If your car is to be left unattented for more than 24 hours. The keys should be deposited in the marina office so that the staff can move the vehicle should it be necessary.

HOURS OF OPERATION : The Marina is open 24 hours a day. All year round.

LAUNDRY : A self service laundry is open all day; token are avalaible at the marina reception.

MARINA RECEPTION : Reception is open throughout the working day and our ground staff continiue to serve you after normal working hours. You can call us on VHF Channel 73 or 16 for any assistance you may require or alternatively visit the office.

MEDICAL EMERGENCIES : First Aid is avaliable at the marina office for minor accidents. In case of a major emergency, an ambulance will be supplied by the marina that will take you to the Private Hospital in Marmaris, a journey of 25 minutes.

MISCELLANIOUS SERVICES : We offer a range of other services such as guardianage, boat valeting etc. Please contact the marina office fur further details and prices.

PTT (Post Office) : The local post office is situated in the main square in Marmaris. An express courier service is also available in Marmaris.

REFUSE AND CONTAMINENTS : Special refuse containers are available on the piers. If you require pump out services for waste oil bilge and dirty water, the Marina can provide this.

SHOPPING : You can obtain most of your needs from our Martı Marina shopping center.

YACHT MOVEMENT : For Safety reasons, yachts should notify the Marina of their movements and passage itinerary, whenever possible. The owners of captains should inform the company of their departure and expected return before leaving the Marina.

SPEED : Please observe the Marina speed 3 knots. This applies to tenders also.

TECHNICAL SERVICES : An extensive range of technical service are available upon request. Dry-docking and hauling is served by a 60 ton travel lift.

TOURS AND TRANSFERS : Airport transfers are available upon request. Please book 24 hours in advance at the Marina office. With our luxurious minibus we offer services from the Martı Marina to Içmeler, Marmaris and back. You can get on the bus in front of the office.

TROLLEYS : Trolleys are provided for your convenience and are be found at the entrance of pier. Please return them after use.

VHF : The VHF Channel is 73 and 16. Call sign “Martı Marina”. Please use only these channels for calling.

WASHROOMS : First Class toilet and shower facilities are at your service 24 hours a day.

WEATHER FORECASTS : A weather forecast, supplied daily from the internet is shown on notice boards at the Marina office and at various locations around the Marina.

RESTAURANT : The Wheelhouse cafe is a wonderful gathering place. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are avaliable in a casual, friendly atmosphere. At Club Mistral Bar & Restaurant and the swimming pol are open thoughout the season with a 10% discount to Marina Guests.

Mast Stepping/Unstepping, Diving / underwater insp.,Battery charging, General working, High pressure wash-down, Water wet washing, Topsides wash off, Interior cleaning, Bilge washing, Polishing wax, Antifouling paint, Putting into bond, Coming out of bond, Transit log,
Tow charge, Dirty oil disposal, Bilge pump out

Bozburun 15 miles, Simi 17 miles, Rodos 38 miles, Marmaris 48 miles, Gцcek 80 miles, Fethiye 82 miles, Цlьdeniz 82 miles, Kalkan 92 miles, Kaş 105 miles, Kekova 120 miles, Finike 140 miles, Kemer 175 miles, Antalya 195 miles.

Datça 22 miles, Knidos 39 miles, Kos 55 miles, Karacasöğüt 85 miles, Bodrum 60 miles, Kuşadası 115 miles, Çeşme 170 miles.


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July 5, 2006

Marmaris – Muğla – Turkey

Coordinates : 36′ 50″ N – 28′ 17″ E
Vhf : Channel 06
Call Sign : ” Albatros Marina ”

We are pleased to welcome you to our web site. We invite you to discover our top quality marina where details make the difference. Navigating our pages will introduce you one of the finest marinas in the Mediterranean and in the South Aegean. We are confident that you will be impressed by our services and facilities, and we know that the natural beauty of Marmaris will enhance you. We will make sure that your stay in Albatros Marina, your natural secure bay, is worth every moment of your precious time. Reasons to make Albatros your home port.

Convenient Location: Ideally located in Marmaris; next to the heart of the town but world away from the city bustle. Situated in a spot of stunning natural beauty and surrounded by pine trees, Albatros Marina is a pretty and peaceful refuge only 1.5 km from Marmaris town centre. Albatros Marina provides close proximity to all major facilities including shopping, dining, entertainment, accommodation, banking & postal services, transportation and other services.

Very affordable prices: Our competitive prices offer you the economic choice for your long and short term stays in our marina. Low year around rates also available for combination long term dry-docking and mooring.

Long and Well-established & experienced management: Albatros marina was established in 1991 and has been operating successfully ever since. This splendid, village like and peaceful marina can store 260 medium size boats on the hard and another 150 yachts in the sea.

Top quality services and facilities: Within this 30,000 square meter of land and water, Albatros Marina has all of the services you and your yacht require from 20 ton travel-lift to yacht brokerage. With 24 hour security, a well-stocked market store, waterfront bar-restaurant, as well as high quality technical service from experienced staff, Albatros Marina prides itself on standard of service.

Peaceful setting with privacy feeling: Beautifully landscaped surroundings lets you enjoy park like settings with a quay and waterfront promenade for a stroll with the family.

Friendly atmosphere and warm people Our friendly staff is glad to assist you every day of the week,so feel free to give us a call for any questions you may have,or any information you need. Your neighbours and local sefarers, “other boat owners at the marina”, always wear a smile here reflecting the Turkish hospitality.

Environmental friendly: Awarded the European Blue Flag in 2000 by F.E.E.E., Albatros Marina is internationally recognised in its continuing efforts to keep the marina clean and safeguard the local environment and wildlife.

Join us, meet our friendly staff, enjoy spending your time here at Albatros Marina, and experience peace of mind even when you are away.

Marmaris – Old town charm with all the amenities you need!

A premier location for boaters – Many marine related businesses
Beautiful natural surrounding lively downtown – Many music clubs and great dining establishments
Waterfront living- Movie Theater – Shopping Malls and much more

Albatros Marina’s privileged location in southwestern Turkey, in the heart of Marmaris, makes the perfect choice for cruising and sailing. Marmaris, named “Physcos” by ancient Carians in 3000 BC, is a world renowned destination, located where the Mediterranean meets Aegean Sea. Marmaris offers long sandy beaches bordering the clear sparkling blue sea and boasts the best possible sunny weather year-round where you may find many opportunities for day cruising. This fertile coastal region is ideal for sailing and all water sports, and attracts many foreign yachts to the harbour that once sheltered mainly fishing boats.

Marmaris, built around a sweeping natural bay at the foot of pine forest covered mountains, offers a true taste of Mediterranean; whitewashed buildings bordered by narrow streets, friendly and open people, delicate cuisine, a warm and welcoming climate and exciting night life. Marmaris, once a fishing village, has now grown into a vibrant and cosmopolitan town; the perfect blend between tradition and modernity. Impressive Turkish hospitality, unspoiled bays, world-renowned hotels, an unbeatable natural surrounding, restaurants, shopping centers and colorful night life make Marmaris the ideal setting for your holiday.

Marmaris is close to major metropolitan areas and cities embedded in rich history and tradition such as: Ephesus, Pamukkale, Antalya and Izmir; or the enticing Greek Island Rhodes, just an hour’s catamaran ride away from Marmaris. Take your time, to sail from the Albatros Marina to Göçek and Fethiye, to discover its historical, and picturesque islands. To sail to the small deserted bays which are hidden in the coasts of the Gökova and Datca. Take your time to sail to the ports of the Aegean and Greek coast, to enjoy the most beautiful moments of your voyage, in the bluest waters in the world.

Your principal gateaway to Marmaris is Dalaman Airport. Throughout the year, scheduled flights to Dalaman airport are available regularly. Albatros Marina is a brief one hour and half ride from the airport. Albatros Marina provides transfer service from Dalaman Airport. The rates are indicated below. Arriving guests are welcomed from their flights and driven to the marina. Additionally, coach service from Istanbul, Izmir, Antalya and Ankara is another alternative for getting to Marmaris.

If you are not sailing in but have booked a charter boat in Marmaris, then please follow the instructions of your chartering company. If you are arriving with your yacht, our boat yard’s global positioning coordinates are 36 50 N, 28 17 E which is the actual spot where Aegean and Mediterranean seas meet. Upon your arrival in Marmaris bay, please call us with call sign “Albatros Marina” on VHF radio channel 06 in order to enable our office staff to divert you into a convenient berth.

Convenient Location: Our village-like little boat yard is built just outside the Marmaris town that could easily be reached by 10 minutes walk from the town center or 5 minutes cycling. You could also use your dinghy in order to go to town and get back to the marina as it takes a couple of minutes via tenders. Daily shopping could alternatively be made with reasonable rates at the the market which is located next to the little bar-restaurant within the marina premises.

Mooring And Dry-docking
“Looking for a great home port for your boat?” Stay for a day, the season, or the rest of your life…Albatros Marina offers overnight, weekly, monthly and full season dockage for its guests.

Mooring at Albatros
Discerning yacht owners appreciate the secure harbor location, full berth features and impeccably maintained facilities. All berths have access to electricty and water. There is mooring facility for various type sailing yachts and motor yachts in our boatyard. Although our winter mooring capacity is limited with 60 berths, the unique geographical location functions as well as a natural breakwater for those moored at our boat yard and therefore this number increases up to 150 yachts between May and October. The little river side quay that is also fitted with fresh water and shore power outlets, husbands some 60 yachts safely during the winter period.

Dry-docking at Albatros
Our yard is capable to host 240 yachts on the hard at the same time. We have got a travel lift of 20 tons for smaller yachts and a cradle for bigger ones. The cradle may pull out yachts that are up to 200 tons of weight and 30 meters of length. The travel lift and automatic crane offers to facilitate the manaouvre of boats in and out of water efficiently. Since some draught depths of specially designed yachts may require a technical modification on the cradle, it is recommended to get a technically haulage confirmation prior to heading your yacht to the marina.

With electricity and water available throughout the dry-docking area, the boat owners can carry out their own shore repairs. There are also facilities for the laying-up of boats in a covered shelter.

Boatyard and Berth Facilities
Within this 30,000 square meter of land and water Albatros Marina offers a number of amenities for boaters, such as friendly staff, lots of open space, well maintained facilities, concrete docks, electricity, water, fully serviced berths, and experienced technical staff.

The boatyards facilities include: Haulage & Launch with travel-lift: Caters for boats up to 4.50 meters wide and up to 20 tonnes in weight. Albatros Marina has hard-stand area which can accomodate up to 250 boats, from smallest craft up to 40 metres in length. Haulage & Launch with Cradle (Sledge) caters for boats up to 40 meters in lengthand up to 150-200 tons weight. Jetties withshore power, light and fresh water

Fully serviced berths connected to electricity in lock-down posts: Fresh water and 220V electricity is provided free of charge at each berth. The supply of electricity is metered and charged accordingly. Albatros Marina can cover a wide range of maintenance and repairs, including mechanical, electrical, electronic, wood-working, sail-repair, refrigeration, upholstery etc. Additionally, a diver is available undertaking underwater repairs, hull inspection and other tasks. For further information on any kind of repairs do not hesitate to contact the marina office.

The marina offers a full range of technical boat services:
– Chandlery
– Upholstery: Customized design and quality finishes for all your needs in timber, fibreglass or metal.
– Marine engine and outboard motor repair and service: Highly experienced technical staff specialized in shafts, struts, and engine alignments, etc
– Welding of aluminium and stainless steel
– Sail repair service
– Marine electronic services
– Fiberglass repair: From the most basic to a complete bottom replacement, etc.
– Carpentry: All type of woodwork for your interior and outdoor needs
– Rigging, rope and wire splicing
– Painting: 1st Class yacht painting, Awlgrip, Stirling, Imron, etc. – Full staff of yacht craftsman on premises
– Pressure wash
– Boat building
– Storage
– Sandblasting

On site services
At Albatros Marina, number of different on-site services are available.

Reception Office
The marina is open all year round on a 24-hour basis. The Reception Office is located in the Administration building, where our friendly staff will assist you with all arrival formalities, deal with any problems that might arise and provide you with any kind of information you might need. The opening hours of the Reception Office vary according to the season. You may call the Office or the Duty Officer on VHF channel 06.

Waterfront Restaurant-Bar
Fine dining in an contemporary relaxed environment. For a quick pick-me-up, enjoy your favorite ice cream, grab a hamburger, fish sandwich or some picnic fixings. Sample some apple pie to satisfy your sweet tooth. Relax over a rich cup of coffee, a refreshing cool drink or a tasty snack. It’s all here…..and don’t forget some candy for that “special gift”.

Well-stocked market store: Located next to the restaurant is the market store covering most of your essential requirements
Marina office: Secreterial & computer services, internet, fax, telephone facilities. Operates everyday from 8am- 5pm in winter season and 8am- 7pm in summer season. All bookings and payment of accounts are to be made through the office.
Laundry Room: Washer and dryer machines are found nera the shower units. Dry cleaning service can be organised via our concierge.
Toilets and showers: Modern and clean facilities with 24 hr hot water for marina customers.
Private Storage
Telephones: Public telephone booths are sited in several parts of the marina as well as at the Reception Office, where there is also a fax service
Weather Reports: Daily weather reports are displayed on the notice board at reception. You may also request weather information from the marina office via VHF.
Postal Services : Mailbox is located at the marina office Letters or parcels should be collected from the Reception Office.
Transportation: Car rental and motorbike rental services can be arranged by marina office staff. There is a taxi station by the gate of the marina. Local bus schedule can be obtained from the marina office.
Car Parking: Facilities for the parking of cars and boat trailers are available free of charge to our guests. Please park only at the designated areas. The marina is not responsible for the loss or theft of items from parked vehicles
Security: The entrances to the marina are manned by private security guards on a 24-hour basis. Both on and off shore there is constant surveillance by marina personnel.

Albatros Marina / Marmaris – Muğla – Turkey

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July 5, 2006

Kemer – Antalya – Turkey

Diving is nothing else than seeing and breathing under water. It’s the fulfilment of a mankind’s dream. The weightless floating; the discovery of a world we only know from movies or books .The only aim of this partner:Activity is to experience, explore and discover as much as posible. Together in order to enjoy all that afterwards, e.g. during the diver’s get together youthinking same way, then we are certainly among ourselves and we are very much looking forward to your visit.

All level of CMAS-PADI-NAUI courses with experiencer intstructors. We always make every efort-friendly and reliable to offer safe and eventful diving for beginners.

Boat trip to the “Three Islands” with a view up to 40 meters at 10 different diving locations, good fish population and magnificent stalactite caverns the islands belong to the most beatiful diving areas of the Mediterranean Sea. Another highlight is the boat trip to the wreck near to Kemer. It’s used as a warship in the First World War.

Pirate’s Beach CLub has 250 meters long beach with blue flag on the Mediterranean coast. It is 18 km to Kemer, 57 km to Antalya, 68 km to Antalya International Airport…

With its award winning international cuisine there is a main restaurant and also there is a seafood a’la carte restaurant. There are five bars, (import and local drinks are served) located at various areas. All the four pools are heated. Two of the pools are with the water slides. All day long animation programs, shopping center, sauna, steambath, Turkish bath, massage, fitness center, TV / meeting room (capacity 100 person), discotheque…

For the children; Mini Club, play ground, kids restaurant, kids pool, “Ali Baba”s zoo…All standart rooms and suites come with TV, radio, direct dial telephone, minibar and balcony…Water sports, diving school, land sports, tennis, table tennis, beach volley, basketball, billiards, archery…

Come and enjoy your vacation with the pirates and our lovely parrot Laura !… 

Wrack Video-1
Wrack Video-2
Cave Video-1
Cave Video-2
Cave Video-3
Cave Video-4

Derin Diving Center / Kemer – Antalya – Turkey

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July 5, 2006

Life on Board
We wish a happy,sunny and calm sea cruising to you. There are some very simple things for visitors to pay attention during their cruising in order not to face difficulties;
– As a yacht can have limited places, there is no need to bring big luggage’s, some T-Shirts and shorts are in most cases enough to have a nice and comfortable cruise.
– During staying in harbor or cruising, Captain is the person who is responsible for your safety. Please pay attention to his comments.
– If you want to plan your routes by yourself you have to get approval from Captain. Captain has right to change your routes and cruise plans if needed.
– If you are provisioning yourself, make the menu as early as possible to give it to your cook.
– Don’t start swimming before engine stops.

Blue Cruise
Blue Cruise, is cruising in South Aegean and almost all Mediterranean Sea where known from antic times as Pamlilia, Likia and Karia. One of the few traditional traveling and resting way in Turkey, may be the best. You can enjoy private and incentive Mediterranean and Aegean bays with your choice of itinerary, time and food along Turkey’s long and spectacular coastline. This is the Blue Voyage, a yacht holiday on Gulets which is very much like a floating hotel where navigation, cooking and serving is handled by a crew of 2-4 and all you are required to do is rest and relax.

For lovers of the active life, sailing, surfing, swimming and diving are available.

First off all, a camera, to take photos and films of the Aegean and Mediterranean coasts where able to see thousands of harmony of blue and green colors. Some shorts and T-Shirts and sport shoes to climb the beautiful hills of bays. You will have time to read during your sun bathing, so please also bring your books. Although it is available on our yachts, you can bring your own, snorkeling, diving, swimming equipments, if you are specialists.

Private Charter is hiring a complete yacht with your family or with your friends up to 8 people and make your traveling plans and routes by yourself with the agreement of your Captain. You can make your own provisioning and menu for meals or if you like we will arrange everything for you by asking 25 E /day/person for your meals excluding all drinks from bar. If you choose provisioning by yourself, you must also provision for crew.

On Private Chartering,you can make your cruising plans and routes according to days you will cruise by taking care of the weather and sea conditions. We have all necessary equipment onboard to plan your routes .The only condition is to get approval for your routes from Captain. Don’t forget Captain is responsible for your safety.

The sample routes below were prepared according to long experience of cruising.
– Bodrum – Çökertme – Akbük – Söğüt – Cleopatra Island – Göçek- Sarsala – Bedri Rahmi – Manastır
– British Harbor – Longöz – Ballısu – Balıkaşıran – Fethiye – Ölüdeniz- Gemiler – Tersane
– Orak Island – Kara Island – Bodrum – Göçek

The menu of Private Charter, who is not provisioning by themselves.
Common Breakfast : Tea, Coffee, Fruit juice, Bread, Honey, Jam, Butter, White Cheese, Egg, Sheep cheese, Olive.
Lunch – Dinner : Fish, calamari, special salad made of vegetable, aubergine salad, desert. : Grilled meat balls, potato chips, spaghetti, special kebab, rice, fresh been with olive oil, grilled vegetables, salad, fruits. : Dish of aubergine, aubergine salad, fish, shrimps, pastry, salad, wheat rice, pudding. : Chicken with mushrooms, purslane with yogurt, steak, chops, alinazik, freshbeen, potato mash, salad, fruit. : Dolma cooked in olive oil, spaghetti, beet leaves in yogurt, meat balls, redmullet, pastry, rice with vegetables, salad, fruit, desert. : Artichoke with olive oil, mucver, saksuka, salad, зцkertme kebap, calamari, been salad, pumpkin grilled in olive oil, mixed salad.

The yachts are normally with 4,5,6 cabins,with special wc and Shower in all cabins. The beds are double and there are enough place for a child also. The cabin charter is selling the cabins to a group of people who wants to make the blue cruise together. To hire a cabin charter,the group members should be min.8, max.10 adults.

The menu of Cabin Charter is listed below.

Common Breakfast : Tea, Coffee, Fruit juice, Bread, Honey, Jam, White Cheese, Egg, Sheep Cheese, Olive,
Lunch – Dinner : Fish, vegetable from sea, mushrooms, desert. : Fresh been, rice, aubergine with yogurt, chicken in oven, rice, pastry, salad, fruit. : Aubergine with meat, pastry, salad, fish, saksuka, starters. : Purslane with meats, spaghetti, alinazik, grilled meats, rice, potato chips, salad, fruit. : Dolma with meat, red mullet, chicken, potato chips, aubergine salad, fruit. : Aubergine in oven, spaghetti, vegetable plate, chicken, mucver, salad.

Cabin Charter
The Cabin Charter plan and routes are shown below..You can change routes if all group agrees by the approval of Captain.

Gökova Route
Bodrum – Çökertme – Cleopatra Island – Karacasöğüt – English Harbor – Tuzla – Seven Island – Çatı – Orak Island – Bodrum
Saturday : Welcome on board at 15:00, to meet with crew and yacht. Serving welcome drinks. Shopping in Bodrum. Dinner on board.
Sunday : Start sailing at 7:00, breakfast. After four hours cruising anchoring at Çökertme. Lunch, dinner, swimming, shopping and spend the night.
Monday : Start sailing at 8:00 for Cleopatra Island. Breakfast on the way, Lunch and dinner at Cleopatra Island.
Tuesday : Start sailing at 8:00 for Karacasöğüt and English Harbor. Breakfast at Karacasöğüt, lunch, dinner and spending night at English Harbor.
Wednesday : Start sailing at 8:00 to Tuzla and Seven Islands. Spending the night.
Thursday : Start sailing at 8:00 to Çatı, breakfast, lunch and dinner at Çatı.
Friday : Start sailing to Orak Island at 8:00. Spending night at Orak Island.
Saturday : Start to Bodrum. Leaving yacht after breakfast at 10:00

Marmaris Route
Marmaris – Ekincik – Kaunos – Fethiye Bay – Turunç – Marmaris

Göçek Route
Göçek – Sarsala – Bedri Rahmi – Manastır – Fethiye – Ölüdeniz – Gemiler – Tersane – Göçek

Ataç Yachting / Bodrum – Muğla – Turkey

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