4 days of luxury on the waters of the Saronic Islands
Explore the best of the Saronic on a 4-day luxury tour aboard a traditional handmade gulet. Your dedicated crew will cater to your every need while you’re on board and the Greek sun and sea will relax and excite you while you immerse yourself in the beauty of 6 unique destinations, including Hydra, Spetses, Poros and Dokos.
- Visit some of the best known islands
- Fuel included in the price
- Private tour is operated with just your party and the captain
- Transfer from Athens hotel or airport
- Perfect for all types of groups
What you need to know
Capacity: Up to 19 people
Yacht Type: Motor sailer
Departs from: Athens
Duration: 4 days, accommodation for 3 nights
Nearest Airport: ATH – Athens, El Venizelos – Greece
Start your day on Thursday morning at 9am on Alimos Marina, from where you will depart towards your first destination, Dokos. As soon as you reach Dokos you can either take a relaxing swim or take to diving to marvel at the world’s oldest shipwreck, estimated to be over 4,200 years old. Rugged and mountainous, Dokos is also a popular destination among nature lovers and hikers thanks to its many walking paths. Once you have built an appetite your crew will prepare a before enjoying a BBQ ashore the quiet island.
Around 5pm you start for romantic and traditional Hydra, just 30 minutes away. On its picturesque waterfront, the heart of the town, you will encounter monuments, churches, statues, museums, old mansions, shops, cafes and restaurants. Hydra is car free, so exploring the island’s sights on foot is especially pleasant and easy. Overnight there.
The next day, you’ll visit the famous and local-favourite Zogeria beach for a morning swimming and tanning session. After breakfast on board, you’ll continue on your way to Spetses and the old port, where all the fashionable cafes are located. Get your coffee and Greek sweets on the pier or go on a sightseeing walk before enjoying a night drink. Overnight in Spetses.
Saturday morning will find you leaving for Poros, around 9am. On your way there, you’ll stop on the Tselevinia islets channel, at the Russian dockyard located there. At this popular water sports center, you can take your pick among snorkelling, water skiing etc. By 3:30 you’ll be at Poros where you’ll be able to sample some great Greek cuisine and of course ouzo! Overnight there.
On your last morning you’ll visit Moni, an unspoilt little island that serves both as a swimming spot for travellers as well as a sanctuary for animals, such as deer and peacocks. Then it’s off to Aegina, while enjoying a rich meal onboard. You’ll reach the main port with perfect timing for an afternoon coffee and stroll along the promenade, where you’ll be able to buy souvenirs and the product that the island is most famous for – pistaccios! Finally, you’ll leave Aegina by 5pm and be back where the tour started before the sun sets, leaving you free to explore the Athenian nightlife.