Sailing Cruise North Dodecannese Islands
Sailing Cruise North Dodecannese Islands
Day 1: BODRUM
Boarding starts at 15:30 from Bodrum Harbour. On the first day, our boat will be anchored in Bodrum Port for dinner and overnight stay. Bodrum has a history that goes back to the 12th century B.C. The city which was called ‘Halicarnassus’ was the birthplace of Herodotus; the ‘Father of History’ who lived in the 5th century B.C. The ‘Mausoleum’ of King Mausolus (350 B.C.) one of the Seven Wonders of the World is in this city.
Day 2: COS (KOS)
After breakfast, you will be informed about the cruise itinerary and the boat. After the customs formalities are completed, we will cruise to Kos Island.The island houses a 560-year-old tree, a 211-year-old fountain and a 290 km long beach. You may take a quick swim in Lambi Beach which is very close to Kos Harbour. Kos is one of the islands with the best night life. Nafklirou, a street full of bars, is always crowded, colourful, and full of life.
Day 3: LEROS
We will start to cruise early in the morning to Leros Island .We will stop in one of bay for breakfast and a swimming break on the way Leros. Then we will cruise to the beautiful island of Leros. Leros is a mountainous, green island with high cliffs and many small bays and villages. After lunch and a swimming break in Xerakampos, we will anchor at Lakki Harbour or Agia Marina Port located in the east. You should visit Platanos the main city of Leros with steep stairs, narrow streets, and flower gardens. From Platanos you can take the steps
leading up the Castle of Leros climbing 300 steps! Rent a bike or explore this island by foot.
Day 4: PATMOS
We will cruise to Patmos Island early in the morning. We will have a swimming break in a bay around the island. Patmos is not a big island, but it is one of the best known. 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. Johns 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. After breakfast, you may have a walk through the monasteries. Our yacht will stay in Patmos Port for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: LIPSI
We will set sail to Lipsi Island. We will have a swimming break in one of the many small islands in front of Lipsi. On Lipsi Island there are beautiful sandy beaches, like Platis and Giolos with their crystal green waters. The capital with its white houses, numerous taverns, cafeterias and restaurants is located in the small natural port. On the island, the Church of the Catopanaghia constructed in the 7th century deserves a visit, along with the Church of Panopanaghia from the 15th century.
Day 6: KALIMNOS
We will take a swimming break in a beautiful bay around Kalimnos Island. We are going to enter Pothia Harbour which is the capital of the island. The islanders ensured their livelyhood with sponge diving for centuries. There are nice beaches such as Massouri, Mirties and Vlyhadia around the island.
Day 7: KARAINCIR – BODRUM
We will have a swimming break at Karaincir on the way back to Bodrum. The return to Turkey will be through Bodrum Port. We will be staying at Bodrum Harbour for dinner and our final overnight stay.
Day 8: BODRUM
The guests will leave the boat with precious memories by 09:30 after breakfast.
- Full board meals on board (Breakfast, lunch, dinner and at 5:00 P.M tea and coffe break)
- Max 4 hours cruising fuel per day
- Service of Crew + Skipper
- Harbor formalities, Transit log, local harbor fees, electricity, using water.
- Towels in cabins
- Accommodation is per person in Dbl cabin.
- Bed lines changing on request
- Use sport equipement on board (one Canoe, Snorkelling and Fishing Equipement )
- Greek waters harbor fees, formalities and Fuel Supplement
Prices DOES NOT include:
- Private Harbor fees
- International flight to Bodrum
- Optional daily trips or land excursions
- Child reduction and/or Triple cabin accommodation
- Airport transfers
- Drinks on board (it sell on board with official price list by the crew. It’s forbitten to bring drinks on board from outside )
Note: Departure days on Saturday and max.10 pax Autorities permitted check-out from Turkishes waters to foreign waters max.with 10 pax. Please require always availability
We’d like to thank METS YACHTING for the gallery exposed on this tour