CHAT TOURS: Saronic Gulf Islands Cruise Tour
Depart 7:45am/Return 7:15pm
1 day cruise (Lunch Included)
Departures: Daily, All Year Round
7:45am-Transfer by motorcoach from Athens to Flisvos Port and embark on the cruise ship.
8:15am-Sail for the island of hydra,a favorite of the international Jet-set.Hydra is the beloved by painters,craftsmen and photographers.Its unique architecture,crystal clear waters,splendid craft and jewel shops,folk art and islands traditional means of transport-the donkey,make it one of the last examples of traditional Mediterranean life.In Hydra,time at leisure for strolling, shopping or swimming.
In the early afternoon sail for the island of Aegina,passing through the narrow strait separating the peloponnesian coast from the island of Poros. Aegina is known for its rich history,inspiring pistachio grove landscapes,lively fish market,colorful floating fruit and vegetable markets as well as picturesque seaside villages such as St.Marina with its taverns,traditional shops and beautiful golden beaches.During the stay at this port of call,take an optional tour to the majestic 5th century B.C.temple of the Goddess Aphaia, which is regarded as the best preserved ancient temple of Greece, offering a magnificent view of the whole Saronic Gulf Lunch served on board.
Sail to Poros, the smallest of the three islands. Poros town rests in a narrow strait between Poros Island and the Peloponnese,quietly nestled among the deep green pine forests and scented lemon groves.Climb up to the town magnificent bell tower to enjoy the unforgettable views.
On board,enjoy a “Traditional Greek Folk Show” with singers and dancers in their typical costumes form all of Greece who,together with our crew will entertain you until the ship docks in port.
7:15pm -Arrive at Flisvos Port. Transfer to Athens.
Cruise to the picturesque islands of Aegina, Hydra, and Poros. A buffet lunch and transportation from/to Athens hotels are included.