A perfect week of yoga, sunshine and relaxation in beautiful scenic Göcek. Göcek area is made up of 12 islands, with short cruising times between many beautiful bays. Ready for your next yoga session and the next unique view.
A daily routine of rising early sipping lemon or sage tea before stepping onto the mat to breath in the beginning of a new day. Wake yourself up after savasana, grab a snorkel and take a jump into the beautiful blue ocean there is no better way to start the day!
After morning practice a traditional Turkish breakfast will be served then spend some time relaxing on deck after breakfast as we prepare to cruise to the next bay, arriving around lunchtime. The afternoon will be spent as free-time for sunbathing, snorkeling, relaxing and private meditation practice in the shade before late afternoon asana practice begins as the sun starts to drop.
After evening asana practice there will be time for a shower before dinner is served under the stars. Food onboard is locally sourced seasonal organic fruits and vegetables, wıth bbq meats or fish for dinner*. The food is very fresh, delicious Turkish style cuisine, many Turkish dishes are vegan by default, made up of many different styles of vegetables. *vegetarian or vegan on request
During the week there will be 1 afternoon trip to Göcek marina to sample the local fresh juices there are also ancient ruins to explore throughout the trip and opportunities for short trail walks. We have two kayaks onboard and two SUPs if you want to try a few few balance Asanas.
For yoga teachers looking for yoga space to host a retreat, this is a typical onboard retreat program. The organisation of yoga time and style is then up to yourself. You can choose to practise early morning before breakfast and in the evening before sundown, or once a day.
Meeting at Fethiye Yacht harbour at 4pm to welcome you onboard Cheers. After completing our port operations and shopping, we are ready to cruise to Red Island for an overnight stay. Sit back and relax as we leave the bustle of Fethiye behind, enjoy the beautiful scenery as we cruise towards Göcek and the start of your perfect holiday.
Rise to a deliciously prepared breakfast, served with fresh fruits, breads, eggs, olives and much more. After coffee or teas there is time for a swim, before heading off to our next bay. Take in the beautiful scenery of Göcek while we cruise to Ağlimani Bay for lunch. After lunch take some time to snorkel these crystal clear waters, with plenty of marine life to explore. Relax on deck and take in the picturesque landscapes around you, surrounded by mountains and pine tree forests. We leave around 4pm and cruise to Kocabük bay for our overnight stay. Here you can choose to relax ondeck as the sun drops or for the more energetic, you can take a small hike to see the magnificent view at Kocabük bay, a great opportunity for holiday photographs.
Merdivenli Bay-Binlik Bay
Slowly wake up from a deep relaxing sleep to another delicious breakfast onboard. Enjoy time with friends chatting over breakfast all served for you, before enjoying another dip in the sea at Kocabük Bay. From there we cruise to Merdivenli Bay, passing through the beautiful forests and mountains of Göcek. Watch the sun shimmer on the suface of the water creating picture perfect views for you to enjoy from the deck. At Merivenli Bay you can choose to continue relaxing onboard Cheers or you can walk along the small beach of Merivenli Bay to the village which has a few houses and friendly locals selling organic honey, jams and olive oil. Returning to the boat for a delicious lunch of freshly cooked vegetables Turkish style served with rice, bulgar wheat, pastas and breads. After lunch, we move to Binlik bay for our next overnight stay.
Cleopatra Bay-Sirali Bük Bay
Enjoy another delicious breakfast together, everything is done for you onboard, making it so easy to enjoy quality time together with friends. Once breakfast is finished, wake up with a morning dip in the ocean, relax with a book on deck, or simply enjoy the time drinking coffee and soaking up the scenery around you. After Binlik Bay, we have a short cruise to anchor at Sunken Bath (Cleopatra) bay. Cleopatra Bay is surrounded by pine trees and the sea goes from dark blue to light blue as you approach the shore. Be ready to swim here in this beautiful bay, you can swim in the ancient ruins of Hamam bay, which is famous for its historical ruins dating back to 4th Century B.C. legend has it Cleopatra bathed here on her honeymoon with Marc Anthony. After lunch we cruise to Siralibuk Bay for an afternoon/evening and overnight stay.
Bedri Rahmi Bay- Twelve islands
In the morning we cruise to Bedri Rahmi Bay for breakfast. The story of this bay; Bedri Rahmi Eyüboğlu’nun a famous Turkish painter and poet, in 1974, during a blue cruise to Gocek, painted a fish mural on a rock slope, since then the name of the bay has been called Bedri Rahmi. After another fresh breakfast, you can go to take photos of the fish mural drawn by Bedri Rahmi Eyüboğlu. After Bedri Rahmi Bay we move to Yassıcalar for our afternoon and overnight stay. Enjoy time sipping cocktails at the front of the boat, whilst the crew prepare a delicious bbq dinner for you.
Waking up in Yassıcalar Bay enjoying a lazy breakfast and swim before, sailing to Göcek harbor for two hours sightseeing and shopping in Göcek marina. Another option is to take a day trip to Dalyan via an organised transfer. Dalyan beach is home to the protected loggerhead sea turtles. You wıll aslo see the dramatic Lycian tombs carved into the rock face, and have time to explore the village there. We will anchor at Bay of Boynuz to stay overnight after Göcek harbour. Relax on deck after your day sightseeing while the crew prepare dinner for you as the sun starts to drop.
In the morning we have breakfast in Tersane Bay which is the location of an ancient shipyard with archaeological ruins remaining. Spend some time exploring the beautiful area, taking photos and swimming here. For lunch, we are moving to the bay of Samanlık Bay, enjoy your delicious lunch together with friends and family, before moving to anchor back into Fethiye Harbor for dinner and the evening, or there is an option to stay in one last bay for the night before returning to Fethiye harbour for breakfast in the morning.
We will enjoy our last breakfast together in Fethiye harbour. Feeling rested and relaxed after a week onboard Cheers, a very picturesque area of south-west Turkey.
After breakfast on the boat, we say goodbye and farewell.
We will help get you off to your transfers and will be waiting for your return next year!
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We work diligently to make sure your experience is unique and catered to your preferences. We appreciate you choosing Cheers for your holiday!
Our nearest airport =Muğla/Dalaman Airport
Our nearest airport =Antalya Airport
Dalaman Airport to Fethiye Harbour =45 Minute
Antalya Airport to Fethiye Harbour =3:30 Minute
Check in Time 16:00
Check out time 09:00