Luxury yacht charter in Turkey

19 January 2016By Sophia Heath

A luxury yacht charter in Turkey allows you to sample the country’s rich and varied history, where East and West collide by land and sea. If you decide to charter a luxury yacht in Turkey, you will be able to discover unspoilt gems, sweeping beaches and ancient ruins. Whether you are looking for a family orientated vacation, a romantic getaway or a party atmosphere you can tailor a superyacht charter in Turkey to your exact requirements.

Turkey’s clear clean waters and incredible summer climate, with temperatures averaging at 28 °C, make it a perfect destination for a luxury yacht charter. And while Turkey does not have the same reputation for glitz and glamour as the Côte d'Azur it is fast developing into one of the Mediterranean’s leading high-end destinations, while still offering secluded anchorages and hidden bays to be discovered. Chartering a luxury yacht in Turkey can also be a culinary delight with plenty of fresh ingredients on offer, some of the best rustic restaurants in the Mediterranean and a sprinkling of fine-dining establishments across the country.

Due to Turkey's reputation as a leading superyacht destination there is also no shortage of charter yachts in the area so you can pick the perfect vessel for a wonderful holiday.

Depending on what you are looking for in your vacation there are plenty of destinations to choose from for a luxury yacht charter in Turkey. No place demonstrates Turkey’s melting pot of cultures more than Istanbul, which spans across the Bosphorus and is home to a host of historical sites. Istanbul is also a great starting point if you want to go on and explore the Aegean coastline.

Turkey’s Turquoise Coast, or Riviera, has a reputation for being some of best cruising ground in the Mediterranean. It is a popular tourist destination but by chartering a luxury yacht in Turkey you will be able to escape the crowds and enjoy good marinas and a great choices of anchorages. Göcek, Marmaris and Bodrum have all developed reputations as yachting hotspots with an increasing number of celebrities spotted on superyachts in the area every summer.

With many superyachts based in the Eastern Mediterranean during the summer there are plenty ofluxury charter yachts to choose from in Turkey. If you are looking to take advantage of Turkey’s fantastic sea water temperature then make sure you chose a superyacht for charter with lots of exciting water toys. Alternatively, if you are looking to host guests during your luxury yacht charter in Turkey don’t miss our selection of the best party charter yachts available. No matter which yacht you chose a luxury yacht charter in Turkey is guaranteed to be an unforgettable experience.