Blue cruise Turkey Top Picks & Recommendations
A short definition of the Turkey blue cruise concept
Gulet cruising has a long history that originated from Turkey from where Blue cruise developed into a unique type of holidays. Cevat Şakir Kabaağaçlı known as the ‘Fisherman of Halicarnassus’ was the Founder of “Blue cruise” concept. This concept became very popular concept since it offers you an opportunity to explore stunning naturally beautiful islands and uncrowned beaches and bays in a way that regular trip never could. Whether you prefer luxury or more economy gulets. Blue cruise Turkey offers something for everyone.
1. Top gulet yachts recommendations to charter in Turkey sorted by budget ranges
a) Gulets with an affordable budget range
These gulets provide quality, comfort and excellent service on board that will make your holidays enjoyable and unforgettable. Budget ranges for these vessels start from € 700 up to € 1.500 per person.
One of the nicest 3 cabins gulets in Turkey in this category. 3 cabins for 8 guest. Price starts from € 4.550 per week.
Gulet Kugu 1
If you are looking for a gulet that can sail in every possible chance, then you’ve found it! 6 cabins for 12 people. Price starts from € 5.075 per week.
Personal service and hospitality are one of the core values of crew members on board. 3 cabins for 6 people. Price starts from € 5.250 per week.
Gulet Yuce Bey
Gulet has a modern design with spacious cabins is ideal for watersport lovers. 5 cabins for 10 people. Price starts from € 7.000 per week.
b) Deluxe gulets with a higher budget range
Deluxe gulets provide many high-end features, diverse watersports, superb quality, comfort and amazing service on board made to please even the demanding groups. Budget ranges for these Turkish yachts start from € 1.500 up to € 3.500 per person.
Gulet Maske 2
Motor sailing yacht with steel hull built offers the joyful sailing experience to nice secluded bays. 6 cabins for 12 guest. Price starts from € 11.000 per week.
Spacious gulet, owned by Turkish boat-building family, provides features perfect mix of modern and traditional. 6 cabins for 12 guest. Price starts from € 20.000 per week.
Gulet Kayhan Kaptan
Owner provides 24/7 technical service on the sea and offers his 4* hotel in Marina available for guests with special price. 6 cabins for 12 people. Price starts from € 18.200 per week.
High-quality structure and luxurious decor are accompanied by high-end service of crew, fully focused on your satisfaction. 4 cabins for 8 people. Price starts from € 21.000 per week.
Sun deck is enormous with sun mattresses for the entire group, while the salon is ideal for quality family time. 4 cabins for 8 people. Price starts from € 21.000 per week.
c) Ultra-luxury gulets budget range
With ultra luxury gulets, you are absolutely guaranteed to have amazing high-quality standards. All of the luxury boats provide 5-star service, have all the latest modern amenities and safety equipment. Vessels like these ensure a relaxed luxury yacht experience in timeless design and comfortable atmosphere. Budget ranges for these vessels start from € 3.500 up to € 12.000 per person.
Gulet Nevra Queen
An ideal choice for bigger groups with all luxurious amenities and jacuzzi on the sundeck. 10 cabins for 20 guest. Price starts from € 28.000 per week.
Gulet Double Eagle 39-meter ultra luxury gulet yacht that has a vast choice of watersports available. 5 cabins for 12 guest. Price starts from € 28.000 per week.
Perla Del Mare
This gulet is 42-meters of pure elegance with minimalistic design with black and white scheme. 6 cabins for 12 people. Price starts from € 45.000 per week.
2. Some of the most popular blue cruise itineraries in Turkey
a) Routes starting from Marmaris
Where Aegean meets Mediterranian: Marmaris – Hisarönü gulf – Marmaris
This route offers the perfect combination of traditional towns, nature and modern small town. Nature is so generous here the blue and green are combined together to create the perfect shade of turquoise sea.
Greek Islands & Turkish Bays. Perfect combination
It is an ideal choice for people that like to experience as much as possible in a single week. Try Turkish kebab and Greek Gyros and taste the difference between ouzo & raki. Explore the ancient sites and enjoy the best of both worlds.
Turkey Blue Cruise – Marmaris – Datca – Marmaris
If you are interested in a genuine Turkish experience, lots of amazing bays and like to relax and unwind this route might be something ideal for you. All active groups will find enjoyment in this 7-day Turkey Blue cruise.
b) Routes samples starting from Bodrum
Cruising Turkey & Greece: Bodrum – North Dodecanese – Bodrum
Discover amazing islands that Turkish and Greek coast has to offer! Have your days filled with joy, hours spend on the beach, with fun never-ending activities! With this route, you’ll get to experience the local life.
Cruising Turkey & Greece: Bodrum – South Dodecanese – Bodrum
Start and end your cruise in magical Bodrum – the ideal starting point for sailing the Turkish coast. On this route, you’ll get to enjoy in the endless beauty of many islands, untouched bays, and cities full of history!
A dream out of Azure Geography: Bodrum – Gokova – Bodrum
Explore the bays, famous destinations and become one with nature. This route truly offers almost everything you could wish from a gulet cruise, and if you are looking for nice holidays this might be something for you!
c) Itineraries starting from Gocek and Fethiye
Magical cruise towards the Sunken City
This route is a great choice for history lovers since the area between Gocek and Kekova has so many archeological sites. But of course, there is so much more to this route that makes her ideal for gulet cruise ultimate getaway.
How to escape from the routines of your life: Göcek- Fethiye – Göcek
If your idea of ideal holidays consists of enjoying in thrilling activities such as paragliding, snorkeling to the depts of the ocean, hiking… then you should consider this special and unique route.