Charter a yacht from Bodrum and you can spend your vacation sailing in the Gulf of Gokova with its secluded pinewood anchorages, or venture south to the Gulf of Datca, home to the remote cove of Knidos with its famous amphitheater and venture ashore to visit ancient ruins and sample the Turkish cuisine.
The Meltemi wind blows in the summer months reaching force 6-7 in July and August, dying down in September.
There are many direct flights that operate from most major US cities to Bodrum.
SUGGESTED 1 WEEK SAILING ITINERARY FROM BODRUM
Total distance: 121 nautical miles approximately
Day 1: Join your yacht at Bodrum
Day 2: Bodrum Turgutreis-Black Is-Orak Is-Kisebuk (23 nm)
Day 3: Kisebuk-Seven Islands (21 nm)
Day 4: Seven Islands-Langoz-English Harbour (14 nm)
Day 5: English Harbour-Cleopatra Is-Karacasogut (11 nm)
Day 6: Karacasogut-Cokertme (20 nm)
Day 7: Cokertme-Yaliciftlik-Bodrum Turgutreis (32 nm)
Day 8: Disembarkation