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The small fishing, yachting and tourist village of Kas are located in the Antalya Province of Turkey. West of Antalya and southwest of Fethiye on the Mediterranean Sea, this town is surrounded by the turquoise blue sea and is full of Jasmine flowers. Kas has become a popular holiday destination for worldwide enthusiasts, who rent a yacht and explore its magnificent natural beauty.
Annually, Kas is full of events like music and art festivals. Moreover, it is ranked as one of the top destinations for scuba diving in Turkey. The area is suitable for both diving and sailing holidays for advanced and for even novice sailors.
Once you dive into the underwater cultural heritage of Kas, you will explore the beautiful sea life. Many inhabitants like octopuses, fish, and sea turtles can be seen closely in their sea world. Besides, there are a couple of wreck sites in the town that are just perfect for a sailing holiday. The artificial underwater wrecks are grabbing the attention of many sailing tourists. Two of the most important underwater "gems" are the airplane from World War II and the cargo ship from the 1950s.
Apart from sailing and diving, Kas offers plenty of other activities. Some of them are sea kayaking, canyoning, and even mountain biking.
This small coastal town has so much to offer! No surprise, it is one of the top sailing holiday destinations in Europe! Let's then rent a yacht and dive into the spectacular water world of Kas!
The climate of Kas is warm and temperate, with an average temperature of 18 degrees Celsius.
In terms of seasonal weather, winter is stormy, with an average temperature of 11 degrees Celsius. It is not a touristy season due to the considerable amount of rain and the chilly weather in December and January.
Summertime is a less rainy and very sunny period of the year. The driest month in the summer is August and the warmest one - July, with daily temperature 26,5 degrees Celsius. For those people who love the hot and dry summer weather, this is the time to rent a yacht and go on a sailing holiday in Kas. The daily light also lasts longer in the summer, and the day is full of sunshine.
Due to the significant amount of humidity in January, it is best to sail to Kas from middle February till June. If you want to go a bit after summer, it is best to do that from October till December.
If you want to avoid the crowds, you should know that the busiest months are July, August, and June. You will notice that the prices for flights and accommodation are also higher. In contrast, November is the cheapest month for traveling in Kas and is still suitable for sailing.
The best time to visit Kas and to avoid the crowds is between March and the middle of May. Right before summer, the climate is nice and warm, and you can rent a yacht and explore it on your own.
If you are looking for a sailing vacation after summertime, then late September is your month! It is significantly quiet, with beautiful weather, and the boats are available for sailing. One thing that you need to keep in mind is the slight chance of raining some days.
The small Greek island of Kastellorizo is a popular isolated place. With its aristocratic mansions and hidden caves, it is on the list with sailing destinations around Kas. Besides, the colorful neoclassical houses at the promenade give a charming look of Kastellorizo.
What you must see is also the nearby isle Ro. It is a tiny island full of rocks and an interesting view of sailing around.
For the diving enthusiasts, the Blue Cave - Azure Grotto, is a beautiful experience. It is one of the biggest underwater caves in Turkey and hides incredible beauty that you can discover.
As you rent a yacht and sail around, make sure you visit Kalkan. It is a town on the Turkish Mediterranean coast with many lovely shores. Moreover, it has many historical sites that make it a romantic sailing destination. The 300 days of sunshine annually give you no excuse to rent a yacht and discover Kalkan.
Fethiye is one of the most beautiful regions in Turkey. Yacht charter here means sailing amid spectacular scenery in an area steeped in history. Modern Fethiye lies atop the ruins of the ancient Greek city of Telmessos. Among its many historical treasures are the 2,300-year-old tombs that were carved into the sheer cliff face. The location with its spectacular ocean view was deemed fit for a king and included the final resting place of Amyntas III: the ancient ruler of Macedon and the paternal grandfather of Alexander the Great. Sail the magnificent turquoise waters to do some exploring of the ruins of the sunken city near Kokova, or visit the Byzantine settlement on the island of Gemile.
According to the Turkish authorities, every skipper must have an approved skipper license. To freely charter in Turkey, a copy and original certificates must be with you at all times.
Tubber yacht charter company enables you to sail in and around Kas with either boat or yacht. You can also opt for a skippered boat with crew on board, or you can go for the option of a bareboat. Tubber customer service is available throughout the sailing holiday 24 hours every day.
Sailing holiday in Kas is a wonderful experience, especially when you have everything you need.
For sure, T-shirts, shorts, and swimsuits should be included in your luggage. A pair of pants and a long-sleeved light jacket is also a good idea.
Having sunglasses and sun cream is going to let you enjoy the sun with no worries. A mosquito repellent is also a useful tool against the insects.
Do not forget the comfortable sandals, flip-flops, and boating shoes. As you will be sailing, a stable and comfortable pair of shoes is suitable for onboard.
At Tubber, we offer a wide range of yachts from Kas. You can get more information about the sailing holidays in Kas, Turkey, by requesting information through the search box on the page, situated on the top of the page. You can also send us an email or call our service team for more information.