Göcek has developed during the last years from a fishing village to a lively town and is the starting point for many sailors. For a yacht charter in Turkey, Göcek our long-time proven Pitter Charter partner Gena Yacht Charter offers an upscale standard and services on a high-quality level.
Sailing Holidays from Göcek, Village Port Gena: General Information
Göcek and Fethiye Bay have become one of the most beautiful and varied sailing estuaries in the Mediterranean. Fethiye Bay is nestled in an enchanting, green landscape. Due to the special location, you can choose whether the sailing trip from Göcek, Village Port should be more leisurely and relaxing or sporty and demanding. The sailing season starts in April and lasts until October. Temperatures range from a pleasant 25 degrees to 35 degrees. The prevailing wind in the summer months "Meltemi" blows as a dry northwest, north and northeast wind.
Yachtcharter Turkey: Marintürk Göcek Village Port
A yacht charter from Göcek is an ideal starting point for all sailors who are looking for peace and relaxation when starting a cruise. Especially in the low season, in spring and autumn, a sailing holiday from Göcek is recommended. Within the protected bay there are several large islands with beautiful anchorages. Sailors can count on regular, relatively constant wind almost every noon.
With a yacht charter from Göcek Village Port, you can explore the Turkish Riviera in a westerly direction. During the sailing trip in the Aegean Sea, you will find the popular cities of Marmaris, Bodrum or the Datca Peninsula. Towards the east you sail to the Lycian coast: to Kalkan and Kas or towards Greece to the island of Kastelorizo. The crystal-clear, turquoise-blue water and the fine sandy beaches give sailors an almost South Pacific feeling.
The whole region is of great historical interest. In the town of Fethiye, traces of Roman and Byzantine times can be seen at archaeological sites and monuments. A highlight for many sailors is the Butterfly Valley (Kelebekler Vadisi), located in a secluded bay that can only be reached by boat.
Infrastructure Marintürk Göcek Village Port
Marintürk Göcek is in Bungus Bay in Göcek and is one of the most modern marinas in the Mediterranean. There, sailors will find all the necessary facilities and amenities. These include:
- Swimming area
- Sanitary facilities
- Travel lift
- Petrol Station
- Repair and maintenance
Shopping in Göcek
In Göcek there are 4 large grocery shops and countless small shops for daily needs. There are also shops selling gifts and art, carpets and jewellery, and clothing boutiques. A scenic promenade with many good restaurants and bars stretches along the sea from the village of Göcek.
Getting to Marintürk Göcek Village Port
Dalaman International Airport is only 20 minutes away from the marina. Bodrum-Milas airport is 180 km away (approx. 2 hours transfer) and Izmir airport 300 km away. (approx. 3 hours transfer). If you arrive by plane, we are happy to recommend our external reliable taxi service, which will take you directly to the marina. If desired, please let us know at least one week before the charter.