Sailing holidays near Gocek

Best places and sailing routes for your sailing trip near Gocek. Sailing season details, trade winds and everything you need for perfect sailing holidays.

Marinas in Gocek

Göcek is a small Turkish village, located in a very picturesque place — near the Fethiye Bay, in its northern part. The southern part of Göcek is the Mediterranean coast, the rest are forests and mountains.

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Telephone code:
+90 252
Turkish lira (TRY)

Sailing trip in Göcek

There are many comfortable marinas where you can moor, as well as beaches with cafes and souvenir stalls.


Göcek was once a small fishing village, but now it’s an elite sailing resort that attracts yachtsmen from all around the world. Dalaman International Airport is just 10 km away. Also, shuttle buses run here every half an hour from Fethiye which is 30 km away. So, you can get here by air from Dalaman or by car from anywhere in Turkey.


High season for yacht cruises lasts almost all year round, while low season is from December to March. Rocky cliffs and ancient pine forests protect the village from the winds, so even beginners will be able to control the yacht easily.

Must-know about yachting in Göcek

The remains of the ancient city are the only architectural monument in Göcek. However, the village itself is very picturesque, especially from a yacht. Luxurious nature is in harmony with a developed and tourist-oriented infrastructure.


Because of its convenient location, marinas open yacht routes to any point in the Mediterranean. The only thing that limits the route is the documents and visas you need to have in order to get to the waters not controlled by Turkey and the islands that belong to Greece.


In the summer and spring months, sailing regattas take place here, where you can participate. In case you like calm and relaxing pastime, you can visit a tennis club, as well as cafes and restaurants with national and European dishes.

Gocek - Yacht Charter Sailica
Gocek - Yacht Charter Sailica

Yacht routes in Göcek

Göcek is a very picturesque village, although it has nothing except the ruins of an ancient city. Luxurious nature is in harmony with a developed and tourist-oriented infrastructure.


The marinas offer the best Göcek Sailing routes anywhere in the Mediterranean. Limits in your travel are the availability of documents and visas if your trip is planned not only on the waters controlled by Turkey but also on the islands belonging to Göcek.


In summer, exciting Göcek travel itinerary here, but you can enjoy the more familiar tennis club, cafe, and restaurant with national and European dishes.

Marina Gocek
13 yachts
7 yachts

Airports in Gocek

Dalaman DLM

Yachting season and weather in Göcek


The climate in Göcek is the typical Mediterranean. The best time to travel to Göcek is summer — it is hot, up to the heat. In winter, it is windy, but not unusually cold. The thermometer seldom descends below zero. The most frequent rains are in December.


It is hot already in March, but the best time to start the Göcek season is late spring. The Göcek water temperature already has time to heat up during this time, but there is still no sweltering heat. For those who like to splash in warm water or travel with children, summer or early autumn are more suitable.


Relief mountains and ancient pine forests protect the village from the Göcek`s tradewinds. Even beginners can sail here smoothly. That`s why Göcek, you must include in your travel guide. 

Water temperature in sailing season +22...+25 °
Air temperature in sailing season +25...+33 °
Wind speed in sailing season 5 - 9 knots

Weather forecast for yachting in Göcek 

To find out the weather forecast in Göcek, use the following services:

  • MGM — Turkish State Meteorological Service

  • Windfinder — service for tracking winds, viewing the water, and air temperatures.

  • Сlimatestotravel — service with detailed information on average temperatures of air, the water, precipitation.

  • Аccuweather — site with accurate synoptic data.