Share A Sail - Cyclades
CYCLADES ROUTE - ATHENS TO SANTORINI 24 April (departing Alimos marina, Athens); 8th, 15th, 22th, 29th May; 05th, 12th, 19th June; 3rd July; 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th September; 2nd, 9th October.
Sunday - Athens (Lavrion)
Fly UK to Athens and transfer to the port of Lavrion for embarkation. Enjoy a welcome drink and meet your crew and fellow passengers.
Monday - Kithnos (28 nm) We usually make for Loutra, a spa resort since ancient times where you can bath in the therapeutic waters which run from the hot spring down to a natural "Jacuzzi" on the beach.
Tuesday - Ermoupolis (32 nm)
Syros is the capital of the Cyclades and a lively cosmopolitan town of some size that retains much of its former splendour combined with present day charm.
Wednesday - Mykonos (18 nm)
This unique island oozes chic and traditional charm in equal measure. Mykonos is one of the most popular islands in the Aegean and this island paradise has great beaches, great shopping, fabulous food and endless nightlife.
Thursday - Naxos (23 nm)
Sailing from Mykonos we stop for a swim before continuing our sailing to Naxos, largest and most fertile island in the Cyclades. It’s fascinating town is dominated by an imposing Venetian castle.
Friday - Ios (27 nm)
Well known as a party island, Ios has something for everyone - great beaches and bars in the evening after a late afternoon trip to the reputed site of Homer's tomb.
Saturday - Santorini (27 nm)
Probably the most famous island in the Mediterranean and the ideal place to finish our week. Optional hotel stay available.
Sunday - Santorini
Arrivals and Departures. For those staying on for an extra week, this is an ideal opportunity to explore this beautiful, dramatic island.
CYCLADES ROUTE - SANTORINI TO ATHENS 01st, 15th, 22nd, 29th May; 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th June; 10th July; 4th,11th, 18th, 25th September; 02, 09, 16 October
Sunday - Santorini
Arrivals and Departures. Probably the most famous island in the Mediterranean. Fira, the iconic town perched on the top of the 300 metre cliffs is perhaps the best known image of the Greek islands.
Monday - Folegandros (29 nm)
We start our cruise sailing through the breathtaking caldera, formed over 3600 years ago.After the hustle and bustle of Santorini, Folegandros is a wonderfully relaxing island. Take an evening trip to the Chora, with more spectacular views of the Aegean.
Tuesday - Milos (35 nm)
Today we sail past Poliagos and Kimolos and the southern coast of Milos, with its beautiful sandy beaches before heading to Adamas in the gulf formed by this ancient volcanic island.
Wednesday - Sifnos (25 nm)
Set sail early, heading north east towards the Island of Sifnos, stopping in Vathi, an idyllic natural harbour for lunch and a swim before heading up the coast to Kamares. Enjoy a sundowner at the Captain's bar with your feet in the sand.
Thursday - Kithnos (32 nm)
We stop on the western side of Kithnos in Merihas after a swim in the beautiful bay close to the sandy beach of Kolona.
Friday - Kea (21 nm)
We stop for the night in Korissia, a tranquil port in a large bay. Take a bus or cab trip to the pretty hill-top village or take a sunset stroll along the long beach before dinner.
Saturday - Lavrion (17 nm)
Take the opportunity to visit the famous temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion or head into Athens for a day of sightseeing.
Sunday - Lavrion(Athens) Arrivals and departures
Those staying for 2 weeks who joined at Santorini can take the opportunity to visit the famous temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion or head into Athens for a day of sightseeing
Note: On the 25th October, we will be running a Saronic gulf itinerary from Lavrion to Kalamaki, including stops in Epidauros, Hydra, Plaka, Spetses, Tselevina Bay, Poros (regatta), Kalamaki with optional free extra night on board.
Note: The above itineraries are indicative and subject to weather conditions. Whilst guests will typically see all the islands listed, the skipper may change the order of ports of call or make other changes as may be necessary
Each new day brings another island to explore
Set sail from Athens and explore the wonderful islands of Mykonos, Kithnos and Syros amongst others before sailing into Santorini at the end of your first week. Explore the vibrant cosmopolitan island of Santorini before leaving the yacht or, better still, continue for a second week of sailing. From Santorini we will visit the islands of Folegandros, Milos and Sifnos to name but a few, before sailing back towards Athens.
The only way to travel
Our yachts, Christiana VII and Malama, are the perfect vessels for your Greek sailing adventure, with 4 spacious cabins, all with en-suite facilities. A maximum of eight guests are on board, together with an experienced, professional crew of a skipper and hostess to look after you. Breakfast and a light lunch is included, to be enjoyed on deck whilst anchored in an idyllic bay. Enjoy a refreshing swim before or after lunch, the choice is yours.
A voyage of discovery
After a day on the water with the wind in your hair, enjoy a sun-downer on deck before exploring the local area. We like to reach harbour in the afternoon so there’s plenty of time to relax, go sightseeing or swimming before choosing a waterside taverna for dinner. Sample the local specialities, which vary from island to island and make this a voyage of culinary discovery as well as exploring the historical and cultural delights of these beautiful islands.
Daily sunshine is virtually guaranteed. The season runs from April to late October with temperatures ranging from the low to mid 20s in early and late season up to the high 30s in late June through August.
Saturday morning scheduled flights from Gatwick or Heathrow to Athens, with afternoon or evening return. Flight time 3 hrs 20 mins. Regional flights available from Luton, Manchester and Glasgow on request. For cruise & stay, flexible durations are available due to daily flight service. Friday morning flights to Skiathos from Gatwick. Regional flights available subject to availability
40-50 minute road transfer to Lavrion from Athens airport. 20-30 minute transfer to Livadhi marina in Santorini. 30 minute transfer to Mykonos harbour from Mykonos airport.
Accommodation Sharing A Double Cabin For 7 Or 14 Nights With Ensuite Facilities
Full Tank Of Diesel, Water & Gas
Breakfast And Light Lunch On Board Daily
Regular (Filter) Coffee And Tea
Services Of Our Professional English Speaking Skipper And Hostess
Bed Linen And Towels
Prices start from £649pp for one week in a standard twin/double cabin with a shared ensuite sh/wc, upgrade to a superior cabin with private ensuite from £699pp
Stay two weeks from £1295pp in a standard twin/double cabin or £1395 for a superior cabin
Add your flight and transfer from £249pp (April, May & October), £299pp (June to 16th July & September) and £349 (17th July to August)
Port charges and taxes are £40pp per week
Single supplement (sole use of cabin) £350 per week
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