Spending time sailing in the Mediterranean is hard to beat. This Greek Islands sailing holiday in the Saronic Gulf is a relaxing small group adventure at its best.
Spending time on the water, sailing in the Greek Islands is hard to beat. This sailing holiday in the Sarionic Gulf is a relaxing small group adventure at its best. Under the guidance of your skipper, you’ll get to explore some stunning and historic parts of the Saronic Gulf.
Blue warm water, al fresco dining either on board the yacht or in the many local restaurants, this is a fabulous adventure. You’ll be one in a maximum of eight fun loving people plus your skipper who get to crew on the boat and turn your hand to sailing too. Pull into stunning anchorages, take a swim off the boat and explore the nearby islands.
Explore The Acropolis and the Parthenon amongst other sites in Athens and more besides once we are sailing. If you are a group of 6-8 we can easily arrange alternate dates by arrangement. A perfect holiday for 2 families as well. If you have ever wanted to go on a Greek Islands sailing holiday in the Saronic Gulf, this could be your next trip.
Day to day plan for this Greek Islands sailing holiday in the Saronic Gulf
Day 1 - Arrive into Athens International Airport and be greeted by your skipper, who will escort you to your hotel.
Day 2 - Explore the fascinating city of Athens for the day. With so many sights to see, we can highly recommend a sunset trip to the Acropolis.
Day 3 - We are up early to take the 45 minute drive to Piraeus where we step on board our 45 foot yacht. You’ll get a safety briefing from your skipper and be issued with your cabins before we set sail (wind permitting) to Poros, a wonderful sheltered island.
Day 4 -After a swim and breakfast onboard the yacht, we depart for the gorgeous trip to Hydra. The afternoon is yours to explore this wonderful town and we’ll get to sample one of the many amazing restaurants here.
Day 5 - Today we’ll make our way from Hydra to Porto Cheli, a stunning sheltered bay where we can hike, explore the town and take a swim to cool off.
Day 6 - Today, we’ll sail from Porto Cheli towards Methana and onto Epidavros where we explore the ancient theatre dating back to the 4th century. Enjoy the amazing moorings here and the many wonderful restaurants.
Day 7 - Another day to explore this wonderful area during your Greek Islands sailing holiday in the Saronic Gulf.
Day 8 - Our final day on the water. We’ll sail from Epidavros to Aegina for lunch before heading back to Piraeus for dinner and onto our hotel.
Day 9 - After breakfast, you depart for your flight home.