Guest Favourites: The Best Blue Cruise Destinations in Turkey and Greece

Plus a Few of our Favourite Non-Cruise Destinations in Turkey

We enjoy taking our guests to unusual places around the Mediterranean, spots that aren't always accessible by car, hidden jewels along the Turquoise Coast, secret bays in the Greek islands. Take a look through our ever-expanding library of articles and photo galleries highlight guest favourites - the best places to cruise in Turkey and Greece. (It's impossible to pick a favourite, so they're listed alphabetically by country.)

This page changes freuently as we add to our collection of "best cruise destinations" articles and photo galleries. Please check back frequently!

The Best Blue Cruise Destinations in Turkey

Bodrum, Turkey

Visitors of all walks of life invariably fall in love with Bodrum, with its beautiful views, glorious sunshine, seascapes & abundance of ancient history.

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Butterfly Valley, Turkey

A visit to Butterfly Valley is featured on the following sample ıtineraries: Classic Kekova Cruise

Butterfly Valley is popular with those who want to reconnect with life. The valley's unofficial slogan is "Living in harmony with nature". Discover why so many find it appealing.

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Cleopatra's Hamam in the Göcek Islands region of Turkey

A visit to Cleopatra's Hamam is featured on the following sample ıtineraries: Göcek Getaways, Rhodes and Relaxation, Discover the Dodecanese

Cleopatra's Hamam Koyu is just one of the beautiful bays in the Göcek Islands region of Turkey, and is reputed to be one of the private spots along the Turquoise Coast where Cleopatra spent time with Marc Antony.

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Gemiler Island, Turkey

A visit to Gemiler Island is featured on the following sample ıtineraries: Classic Kekova Cruise

Mysterious Gemiler Island has ties to St. Nicholas of Myra. The charming island located near Fethiye, Turkey is home to the ruins of 4 churches built in his honour, and is a popular spot for watching spectacular Mediterranean sunsets.

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Kaş, Turkey

A visit to Kaş is featured on the following sample ıtineraries: Classic Kekova Cruise

The peaceful town of Kaş contains a wealth of historic ruins but the excellent scuba diving conditions set it apart from other destinations in Turkey.

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Simena (Kaleköy), Turkey

A visit to Simena is featured on the following sample ıtineraries: Classic Kekova Cruise

With it's very own castle, the tiny village of Simena (Kaleköy) in Kekova has links to pirates and knights - just like the fairy tales.

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St. Nicholas Church in Demre (Antalya, Turkey), Turkey

A visit to St. Nicholas Church is featured on the following sample routes: Classic Kekova Cruise

A Byzantine-era ruin most notable for being the church where St. Nicholas of Myra (aka Santa Claus) was a consecrated bishop.

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The Best Blue Cruise Destinations in Greece

Alimnia (Alimia), Greece

A visit to Alimnia is featured on the following sample ıtineraries: Discover the Dodecanese

A tiny uninhabited Greek island in the Dodecanese region nestled between Rhodes and Halki.

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Rhodes, Greece

A visit to Rhodes is featured on the following sample ıtineraries: Rhodes and Relaxation, Discover the Dodecanese

The city of Rhodes has a long and colourful history. With so many historic influences, you expect Rhodes to have a disjointed look and feel, but the city is a delightful mosaic of the best from each culture.

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Best Non-Cruise Destinations in Turkey

Like our guests, we enjoy exploring the sights and sounds of Turkey in other parts of the country. Here are a few highlights of our travels during the off-season.

Ephesus, Turkey

An open air museum of the ancient town of Ephesus near modern-day Selçuk, Turkey.

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House of the Virgin Mary, Turkey

The small home where the Virgin Mary is described to have lived in her old age has been converted into a museum and church.

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