The charming town of Marmaris was a small fishing village squeezed in a bay between two mountain ranges on the southern coast of Turkey. In the last few decades, it has evolved into a popular touristic resort of the Mediterranean, with numerous hotels, restaurants, bars and shops, as well as a bustling marina that attracts large numbers of yachts and sailing boats throughout the year.
Attractions of Marmaris
The main attractions of Marmaris that you should not miss out on, especially if you are visiting for only a day are the medieval Castle on the hilltop, the Old Town surrounding it with the only traditional houses and buildings left in Marmaris, the Museum with significant archaeological finds from Knidos, Datça and various shipwrecks and the Bazaar, a typical eastern marketplace.
Things to do in Marmaris
When in Marmaris, you should definitely try the local cuisine. Here, typical eastern flavors meet international cuisine in an interesting blend that leaves no one unsatisfied. Also, the Bazaar is a great place for shopping, where you will find anything from fiery spices to traditional artwork or delightful sweets and treats for a bargain! Strolling around the Old Town and the Marmaris promenade is an experience that will only leave you wonderful memories of Marmaris.
The Full Day Cruise to Marmaris schedule: • Bus transfer from your hotel to the Tourist Port • Greeting by an escort and boarding • Departure time is at 09:00am • On arrival, meet with escort who aides at customs and introduces local Turkish guide. Board bus for a scenic bus tour of the Harbour for a unique panoramic view of Marmaris. • On return to Marmaris, visit to a local jewellery business for a jewellery making demonstration; enjoy free refreshments and use of the WC facilities. • Return by coach to a central drop-off location at the Marmaris promenade just outside the bazaar. • Free time for shopping (approx 3 hours), before meeting the escort at 15:30 for the return bus transfer to Marmaris port. • Boat departure is scheduled for 17:00 • Upon arrival to Rhodes, return transfer by coach to hotels
Tips for clients: A valid passport is required Wear comfortable walking shoes Carry with you small denominations of €, $, £ as they are widely accepted in Marmaris. Also, a calculator to work out the exchange rate for shopping might come handy. Sharpen up your bargaining skills
Two countries, one holiday!!!
Please NOTE that TAX price is: 15 EUROS for Adults and Children and 5 EUROS for infants
Please note that PASSPORT and VISA are required. (Day trip do not need visa most of the time. In any case is your responsibility)
For VISA more information at www.mfa.gov.tr
Departure times are from Rhodes tourist port and from Marmaris cruise port are nominated at local times
Clients with transfer service, must be waiting 5 min before and 5 min after the original time of each pickup point.
(e.g. if the time of your pickup point is 08:00 you must be there from 07:55 - 08:05).
The bus will have a sign that writes SEADREAMS
Yesil Marmaris Trace (check more info at your return Voucher).
After purchasing your ticket you will recieve a voucher email.
Please ask the boat crew for the the exact departure time from Marmaris. (for November travelers)
Once you have your voucher email from our website you dont need anything more to do
just be to the port to our Check in Kiosk one hour before the departure
so you can take your boarding card and pass from Passport control
Please notice is very important that transfer from southern Rhodes only exists on Mondays and Thursdays.
Please notice the transfer service only applies to the daily trips and also keep in mind that the transfer service is not avaliable at Sundays.
Please note: Children are considered from the age 6-12 (born year 2006-2011) and infants from 0-5 (born year 2012-2018). For someone traveling alone they must be 18+ years old, otherwise they must be accompanied by an adult.
Passengers over 18 years with Greek citizenship must have identity with Latin characters or passport.
Passengers under 18 not in possession of identity necessarily have to have a passport and accompanied.
Passengers with Turkish nationality need a passport and visa.
Passengers of other nationalities must have a passport and depending of what nationality is, then considered the necessity or not of having visas.
If a minor child is traveling with one parent then need affirmation of the second parent by police explicitly states that consent to the journey of the minor.
For European citizens traveling to Turkey:
Only PASSPORT are required:
AUSTRIA, BULGARIA, CYPRUS, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK ESTONIA, FINLAND, GREAT BRITAIN, HUNGARY, IRELAND, LITHUANIA, POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SWEDEN
ID CARD or PASSPORT are required:
BELGIUM, FRANCE, GERMANY, GREECE, ITALY, LIECHTENSTEIN, LUXEMBOURG, MALTA, NETHERLANDS, PORTUGAL, SPAIN, SWITZERLAND
The above can be modified without notice. Those who are interested should be informed by the Turkish consulate. T: +30 22410 23362 from 10:00 -12:00
Reservations to be made at least one day before. The vehicle license have to be sent by e-mail or fax. Should have International security –Green Card and indicating Turkey. When the vehicle driver not owner need authorization translated from the Consulate Turkey (t: +30 22410 23362). The passenger have to state the vehicle to custom one hour before the departure.