A great place for gulets with the well protected marinas, this is the ideal start point of gulet journeys that should include the bay, the neighboring inlets and also the Greek islands, that are easily accessible with your private vessel.
Marmaris, being the town at the center of the national park area that is under preservation and the spectacular coves to be explored, offers all features of a pristine nature. Moreover, there are historical sites, mostly from the Ottoman era, to be experienced, around the region. The great castle at the center also serves as a museum, keep many discoveries of archeology, of Hellenistic and Roman periods.
There is also the caravanserai dedicated to Hafsa Sultan, built in 16th century Ottoman, to be visited on a day of sightseeing. For relaxation there are lots of beaches, perfect for swimming and spending hours, both in central town and the surrounding islands and coasts. If you also would like a Turkish bath experience including an intimate care, there is also an ancient hamam, built in the name of the famous Suleyman the Magnificent.
Both being a vibrant holiday destination and suiting also the needs of the quiet loving holidaymakers, this place is appealing to all visitors with the opportunities at hand. There are also great places to explore underwater. Tens of diving sites makes it easy to enjoy and participate in the breath taking scenery hidden only for enthusiasts. Although accessible through the land, the coves around Marmaris are best to be savored by your private gulets in Turkey. The ones not to be missed out include; Icmeler, Turunc, Selimiye and Kizkumu.