Sailing the Lycian Skies: A Week-long Yacht Adventure from Kaş, Turkey

Experience the wonders of the Lycian coast with a week-long yacht charter from Kaş, Turkey. Dive deep into history, relish local flavors, and bask in coastal beauty with our detailed guide.

Sailing the Lycian Skies: A Week-long Yacht Adventure from Kaş, Turkey

Kaş, perched on Turkey's southwestern coast, is a gem of the ancient Lycian civilization. With its stone-paved streets, Lycian tombs, and a backdrop of the Taurus Mountains, Kaş is a mosaic of history and natural beauty. Turkey, celebrated for its diverse landscapes, rich history, and culinary wonders, provides a myriad of maritime adventures. Kaş, with its vibrant diving spots, ancient ruins, and strategic location, emerges as an enchanting starting point for a yacht charter expedition.

Setting sail from Kaş, the Mediterranean unfolds with tales of ancient Lycian cities, untouched islands, and gastronomic wonders. The nearby Kekova region, with its sunken city ruins and azure waters, beckons with its allure. Each day on this journey is a new chapter, filled with discoveries that resonate with the spirit of the Lycian coast.

Day 1: Kaş to Kekova (20 miles)

Begin your voyage by sailing to Kekova, an area famous for its sunken city ruins. Drop anchor and explore the underwater ruins by snorkeling or diving. For dinner, indulge in "Meze," a selection of small dishes, at a local tavern.

Day 2: Kekova to Üçağız (5 miles)

Sail to Üçağız, a traditional fishing village. Moor and explore the village's Lycian tombs and ancient ruins. Relish "Köfte," Turkish meatballs, at a seafront eatery.

Day 3: Üçağız to Aperlai (10 miles)

Set course for Aperlai, another ancient Lycian city. Anchor and explore the city's ruins, including its walls and necropolis. For dinner, try "Manti," Turkish dumplings, at a local eatery.

Day 4: Aperlai to Simena (8 miles)

Continue to Simena, a village known for its castle and underwater ruins. Drop anchor and climb up to Simena Castle for panoramic views. Savor "İskender Kebap," thinly sliced lamb served with yogurt and tomato sauce.

Day 5: Simena to Kaputaş Beach (15 miles)

Sail to Kaputaş Beach, a picturesque beach nestled between cliffs. Moor and enjoy the beach's turquoise waters and soft sands. Relish "Adana Kebap," a spicy minced meat kebab, at a local tavern.

Day 6: Kaputaş Beach to Limanağzı Bay (10 miles)

Head to Limanağzı Bay, a secluded bay near Kaş. Drop anchor and explore the bay's clear waters and rocky landscapes. For dinner, savor "Lahmacun," a thin Turkish pizza topped with minced meat and vegetables.

Day 7: Limanağzı Bay back to Kaş (10 miles)

Conclude your journey by returning to Kaş. Before you moor, take a moment to admire the town's Lycian tombs, stone-paved streets, and bustling marina from the sea. Once ashore, explore Kaş's bazaars and for your final meal, savor "Baklava," a sweet pastry made of layers of filo filled with chopped nuts, as a delightful end to your journey.

Embarking on a yacht charter from Kaş is an invitation to immerse oneself in the Mediterranean's diverse tapestry. With, you're not just booking a yacht; you're unlocking a world of experiences. From the sunken ruins of Kekova to the vibrant streets of Kaş, let us guide you through the heart of the Lycian coast—all within the borders of Turkey. Set your compass with us and let the spirit of the Mediterranean guide your journey.