This formThe former sleepy fishing village was reborn in just a couple of years as one of the most appreciated yachting locations in the Mediterranean. Today, yacht charter Marmaris offers top quality services to large numbers of demanding tourists who come here looking for Turkey opportunities.
Why come here
Yacht charter Marmaris is one of those fishing villages that turned overnight into a beautiful resort, like so many other beautiful locations around the Mediterranean thanks mainly to its position and shoreline. The only difference is that whereas some of these other resorts took centuries to develop, Marmaris witnessed a touristic boom in the 80s and changed forever in just a couple of years so that today its main income is from entertaining tourist groups by the Mediterranean shores.
The city is located in the southwestern part of Turkey, in a part where the Turkish coast is full of small peninsulas and promontories stretching out to sea, making it one of the loveliest parts of the country to sail in for sailing regulars.
What to See
Because the town of yacht charter Marmaris is rather old, as it was founded sometime around the 6th century BC, it has a long history, but sadly not much of that survives to this day. The one sightseeing attraction is the castle, a reason for pride for all the locals which has recently undergone extensive renovation and has been turned into a museum.
Be prepared for a shopping experience that is unique to this part of the world. Everyone knows to haggle while shopping in Turkey and you can really get some good deals on clothing but be aware that most clothes here and knock-offs. The bazaar is the main shopping area for visitors and locals alike.
Where to hang out
The eating out experience is dived into several categories according to your budget, time and willingness to experiment. From food stalls in the street to fancy hotel restaurants and everything in between, Marmaris offers something of the Eastern cuisine for every hungry sailor. Of course, for those that can