BODRUM – NORTHERN DODECANESE GREEK ISLANDS – BODRUM
DAY 1: BODRUM
Boarding starts at 15:00. On the first day, gulet will remain anchored at the Bodrum Harbour for dinner and stay here overnight.
DAY 2: KOS (ISTANKOY)
After your breakfast, will be informed about the cruise itinerary and the gulet. We will cruise to Kos Island just after completing customs procedures. You will have the opportunity to swim in The Beach of Lambi which is very closed to the harbour. Kos is one of the islands famous for its vibrant night-life. We highly recommend that you to enjoy a great night at ‘’Nafklirou’’, the street of Bodrum bars. You will feel at home with other guests and native Turkish citizens.
DAY 3: PSERIMOS – LEROS
We will cruise to Pserimos Island for breakfast and swimming break in the early morning. After that, we will cruise to Leros Island which is a green , mountainous island with high cliffs and many small bays and villages. After lunch and a swimming break at Xerokampos, mooring at Lakki Port or Agia Marina Port located in the east. The centre of the island is Platonos with steep stairs, narrow streets and flower gardens. You will cheer up here. You can visit the Castle of Leros by climbing 300 steps! You can rent a bike and explore the island!
DAY 4 : PATMOS
We will cruise to Patmos Island which is one of the best known. We will have a swimming break in the bay around the island. It was here that St. John completed the last part of 'The Apocalypse of John' and this is why Patmos is sometimes called "The Jerusalem of the Aegean". The Monastery of St. John’s towers above the capital – a village called Chora – and actually the whole island breathes of faith and devotion. According to mythology, Patmos was a present from Zeus to his daughter Artemis, goddess of hunting and young women. She was worshipped here in antiquity and the monastery of St. John was built on her temple. You can visit monastery.We will stay at Patmos Port for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 5 : LIPSI
Cruising to Lipsi Island. We will have a swimming break in a small bay in front of Lipsi. Lipsi Island is famous for its several beautiful crystal green water beaches like Platis Giolis. The centre with its white houses, several cafés, taverns and restaurants is located in the small natural port. Catopanaghia (7.century) and Panopanaghia ( 15.century ) are worth-seeing places.
DAY 6 : KALIMNOS (KILIMLI)
We will have a swimming break in one of the nice bays around the island. We will come into at Pothia Port which is the centre of the island. There are nice beaches like Massouri, Mirties and Vlyhadia on this island whose townspeople make a living by doing sponge- fishing for centuries.
DAY 7 : AQUARIUM – BODRUM
After a short sailing, we will arrive Turkey. Then, we will have a swimming break in Aquarium Bay while you swim in this amazing crystal green water, the fish will accompany you. Last overnight is at Bodrum Harbour.
DAY 8 : BODRUM
After the breakfast, we will say goodbye . We hope to see you on a blue voyage again.