Sensational sailing tours from Athens
The Spiridakos Sailing Cruises team, dedicated to sensational sailing experiences in Greece, now gives visitors of the Greek capital the chance to set sail from Athens city, in addition to our home island of Santorini. It is safe to say that during the post-covid summer period, choosing to spend your holiday one of our fantastic private, island tours from Athens, is your safest bet. Social distancing is part of our business as usual, and since Greece is blessed with so much glorious sea, sailing is one of the best ways to explore its stunning Mediterranean seascape visuals it generously offers. You don’t have to look further into researching the various locations worth visiting; we have come up with five wonderful sailing tours from Athens along the Athens Riviera and the Saronic islands that will absolutely impress you. Simply arrive in Athens with your favourite group of people and leave the rest to us.
Athens Riviera cruises
Being a coastal city, you don’t have to go far from Athens to enjoy some amazing sea visuals as you glide along the sea with the breeze in your hair and the sun caressing your skin. Our sailing tours from Athens, along the Athens Riviera will take you to all the seaside settlements of Glyfada, Voula and Varkiza, while you will also go by some of Athens’ most popular beaches, such as Kavouri and Astir beach in Vouliagmeni, and Vouliagmeni bay plus Fleves island. These locations are considered the poshest, seaside areas of Athens and are quite popular with both the locals and visitors of Athens. Visiting them with our private Athens Riviera half day cruise or our private Cape Sounio full day cruise will not only save you the hassle of getting to them via land and avoid the crowds, but it will also offer you a different perspective of Athenian beauty and expand your horizons in terms of the diversity of the Greek capital’s charm.
Saronic island cruises
If you have more than a day to spend in Athens and you would like to discover the islands closest to the capital city, then our 3 day greek island tour from Athens could be just the thing for you. This is a private cruise tour of up to 8 persons that will take you to the Saronic islands of Hydra, Poros and Aegina. The less-travelled-to islands of the Saronic will show you another side of the Greek island life. Hydra is brimming with gorgeous houses and buildings with intriguing architecture that showcases the affluent history of the island. Poros is a wonderfully verdant island with an iconic port with its Clock Tower, while Aegina, the home of the famous Greek pistachio, is a colorful, retro destination with archaeological interest particularly relating to the Aphaea monument. On our 3 day greek island tour from Athens, you will have your evenings to spend as you desire, sauntering through the island towns and savouring the summer delights at any taverna that strikes your fancy.
If you have yet to visit the splendid Athens Riviera and the Saronic islands, then consider one of our incredible sailing tours from Athens for a truly memorable sailing holiday around the Greek capital.