Saronic Islands One Day Cruise
Saronic Islands One Day Cruise
Pick up from Athens hotel starting from 07:00 a.m.
An incomparable day cruise that travels you to Hydra, Poros and Aegina, the beautiful islands of the Saronic Gulf.
Three islands overflown with history, cosmopolitan aura, religious experience along with sounds, colors and images that you want to keep with you forever. The ultimate travel experience in the whole world. Enjoy our exquisite services and the unique educational tours of archaeological, historical or religious character, indulging in the fun and distinctive sensations that only this One Day Cruise can offer you.
This one day cruise tour on the Saronic Islands from Athens offers you the beauty of a Greek island hopping cruise to three magnificent islands of the historical Saronic Gulf: Hydra, Poros and Aegina. You will discover the rich history, nature, traditions, authentic local cuisine and cosmopolitan lifestyle of these sparkling gems of the Saronic Gulf. With an exceptional choice of special interest tours at all island destinations, our knowledgeable, multilingual guides bring to life each island through compelling stories, legends, customs and the rich history of three, famed islands close to Athens. Relaxation, fun, authentic Greek cuisine, Tax free shopping and entertainment offer all possibilities for enjoyment. You’ll have fun learning the steps of Greek dance from our professional instructors on deck during your Greek island cruise from Athens. For the food aficionado, the complimentary lunch buffet is an exceptional experience with an array of tempting authentic Greek and International specialties. There are many optional menu choices, on request, such as vegan and vegetarian. And, of course, each glorious island destination opens your appetite for a taste of local cuisine and delicacies. A live orchestra sets the stage for celebration with mood and dance music highlighted by a Greek Folk Dance Show as the sunsets over the sea and your cruise ship enters the harbour.
Welcome on board then, where our live orchestra sets the stage for celebration.
You will depart Athens under the morning sun and enjoy a delicious, optional breakfast, if you choose, from our menu. As you cruise the legendary waters of the historic Saronic Gulf, our first island destination, is Hydra.
On arrival you will marvel at the amazing architecture of the harbour town and have plenty of time to discover the many charms of the island on one of our optional tours. A leisurely stroll through the narrow streets is a must. The vessel remains in port for about 1 hour & 55 minutes with time to leisurely explore the island. You can enjoy our Walking Tour (optional) of the island to discover its castles and forts, historic landmarks, quaint narrow streets and artistic shops.
Leave Hydra and cruise to Poros, a quiet and beautifully green island, noted for its pleasant beaches and the fragrant aroma of lemon carried by a gentle wind from its many groves. The boat will be at Poros for about 1 hour leaving you enough time to admire the graphic setting of the island’s Chora.
Cruise to Aegina and discover the island’s brilliant cultural heritage, including an optional short boat ride to swim. You’ll have about 2 hours to discover the island’s beauties either on your own or through one of our optional guided tours.
Return to Athens in the early evening and enjoy an amazing view of the Attica sky at sunset from our Sun Deck and Live Greek Folk Dance Show that will accompany you for about 1.5hour to 2hours until you reach Attica’s port.
This Cruise runs daily and provides the following languages: English – Français – Espanol – Deutsch – Japanese from April 1th to September 30th
Optional Sightseeings during the Cruise:
From 01/04/19 to 30/09/2019:
Aegina panoramic tour: €23 per person
Aegina Cultural tour: €28 per person
Hydra Walking tour: €31 per person
Aegina Swimming Tour: €32 per person
Those local tours are available on board and payable on the spot directly
The shipping company provides also breakfast in the morning, as optional.
The selling price is €18 per person (payable on the spot).
Terms & Conditions
– A 100% refund is valid for cancellations up to 35 days prior to departure
– 25% of the total reservation price is charged for cancellations between 21-34 days prior to departure
– 50% of the total reservation price is charged for cancellations between 13-20 days prior to departure
– 75% of the total reservation price is charged for cancellations between 11-12 days prior to departure
– There are no refunds for cancellations up to 10 days till the departure day