Shore Excursions – Kalkan – Turkey Charter Destination

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Bodrum

Bodrum – one of the most popular Turkish resort on the Aegean coast elite. White two-storey houses Bodrum constitute a unique architectural style, strictly persist to this day. Bodrum – a favorite vacation spot of the Turkish elite and bohemian meeting place for artists and patrons, making the city amosferu indescribably exquisite. Often the Tarkan had a vacation here, recently the resort visited Dustin Hoffman and Sting. The ancient city of Bodrum has a rich history. In the past name of Bodrum was Halicarnassus and Bodrum was founded as the second capital of Caria – Greek state.

Rhodes

This is the one of that beautiful places in the world where ancient is adjacent to the civilization , the sea to the mountains , with the slow pace of temperament. Rhodes – island where together with beach vacation there are extensive excursion program.During the walk you will visit the main sights of the city of Rhodes Palace of the Grand Masters , an ancient hospital , numerous residences , street knights. Also it`s nessesary to visit the hill of Monte Smith, with a breathtaking view of the old and the new cityes , the ruins of the temple of Apollo.The island is really rich about magnifisent beaches located on the east coast of Rhodes. The long sandy beach Tsambika is 26 km south- east of the island’s capital.

Pserimos Island, Leros Island

On a cozy island Pserimos there are only one small village ( the area of island is about 15 square kilometers, and the number of permanent residents no more than 100 people. ) Main work of local population is fishing and work in a tourism . The island is interesting for tourists presence unusually beautiful beach with fine sand and crystal-clear waters of the Aegean Sea . Like most of the sandy islands, entry into the water is very shallow and it makes the beach extremely convenient for travelers with children . Travelers will meet hospitable taverns and cafes with traditional Greek cuisine.

Lipsi Island. Patmos Island

Early in the morning we will cruise to the magical Lipsi island, where according to legend, the nymph Calypso held the Odysseus captive for seven years. Truly , paradise . This island will charm you! The main settlement of the island – Lipsi city is located on the shore of the bay. The most interesting attraction , perhaps, the church of Agios Ionis it has marvelous deep blue dome. You can also visit the small museum at the town hall , where gathers many Archaeological finds from different centuries , as well as , in the museum, you can see the exhibition of Greek national costumes.Another interesting sight can be called mineral springs in which you will be able to swim and have a drink a mineral water.

Ikaria Island

Ikaria island has rich past, which can be seen in the Byzantine and Roman archeological remains.The Castle of Koskina built in the 11th century A.D, during the Byzantine rule, is found on top of a mountain peak. Inside the castle is the church of Saint George. Drakano Fortress is another fine example of the island’s military past. It was built by the Athenians, during the time of Alexander the Great. This 44 foot high limestone military fortification served as observation point for traffic in the Aegean Sea. The tourists can also find the remains of a Byzantine Odeon (small theatre) in Kampos village, used by noblemen in ancient times for musical and theatrical events.

Mykonos Island

Mykonos Island – the most cosmopolitan of all the islands in the Greek archipelago . This feature is explained by the nature of the island geography Mykonos : the island is located at the intersection of all the major shipping lanes of the Aegean Sea . Mykonos is one of the most expensive for the rest of the Greek islands . It is the best place of nightlife, picturesque Greek houses , high-end hotels and magnificient sandy beaches.Mykonos – the most popular resort on the island , it is rich for taverns , restaurants, bars and shops. In countless nightclubs guests spend the night away .

Kos Island

Be ready to be surprised and prepare your camera!You`ll get great pleasure from walking in its wide streets, green parks and blossoming gardens.The huge ancient (XV Century) castle of knights will meet the sea-travelers on the entrance of harbor. Near the port is an extensive archaeological area with ruins of buildings of the Hellenistic and Roman eras – Gimnasia, the Odeon, the Temple of Aphrodite, the Temple of Hercules, Roman baths and Roman villas with mosaic fragments. Aqueduct joins castle with a small area on which stands the ancient sycamore, according to legend, planted by Hippocrates. In the central square Elevterias (Liberty) is the Archaeological Museum, which gathered interesting exposition artifacts that illustrate the rich history of the island.

Knidos (Cnidus),Palamut buku, Aktur Bay

The Palamut Buku it is known for the most beautiful beaches surrounded with mountains and beautiful gardens, the purest water, with abundance of fish. This place really deserved to be called as paradise.Then , we will sail to antique city Knidos. This city has built on the most beautiful place of the peninsula for honor of the goddess Aphrodite. In the IV century it was known as the culture and art center. In Knidos the medical academy second in the history under the leadership of the doctor Eurikhon together with the pupils was created.

Hayitbuku

One of the most beautiful beaches of the Datca, Hayitbuku, truly deserves your attention! Sandy beach at 500 meters, a wonderful green bay, surrounded by pine forests, clean water (at a depth you can see every stone) offers all today. You can spend the day at Plage engage in water sports. It offers a variety of restaurants and cafes on the beach. Hayitbuku paradise in the Aegean!

Bozukkale (Loryma), Serce Bay

Bozburun are famous like a ship workshops. Very popular wooden yachts had been made here. During walk on hills it is possible to meet the remains of the ancient city of Larumna. Bozburun has become a central attraction, visited by tourists from all across the world. We will cruise to Selimiye Bay for lunch.

Ekincik Bay

Heading to Ekincik . This bay is famous about big blue crab. Later we will visit one of the most beautiful beaches of the world Istuzu beach.Here you can sunbathe and swim in the river delta of Dalyan on the long sandy beach ( natural reserve area of Turkey) . After lunch on the boat , you can sail with the wind through the reeds to the ancient city with its ancient Lycia exotic settlement .

Gemiler Island, Cold Water Bay

Gemiler island , also called the St. Nicholas Island , famous for its many ruins that have survived since the time of the Byzantines. Easiest to get here from the Gulf Gemiler or Blue Lagoon.Island preserved traces of a large Byzantine settlement , which at one time was the center of Christianity . Between V-XI centuries there were construction. Despite the fact that most of the buildings almost completely destroyed , there is still a lot of interesting things you will see . In the northern part of the island is located the sunken ruins of the wharf and warehouse.

Kalkan

Because of the city is still not covered by mass tourism , Kalkan remains a quiet and unspoiled lush nature with crystal clear sea , ancient history and warm traditional Turkish hospitality .In past it was a Greek fishing village , but still retained its historic charm. White houses of the old quarter , built in the style of Greek architecture , characterized by traditional wooden shutters and balconies overhead .Today it is a picturesque town where the main attraction – its lovely beaches . Here are three main beaches – pebble Komyurlyuk in the eastern part of the city, a small sandy and pebble beach at the mouth of the canyon Kaputash 6 km . From the town and the beach between Gelemishem Akbel and 2 km to the north- west of Kalkan . the longest beach in Turkey – is Patara which is 25 minures away from Gelemishem Akbel.

Gocek

Upon agreement, the guests will leave the gullet with precious memories by 10:30.

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