planner - 6 days sailing from athens to santorini
Athens (Lavrio Port)
You will embark at the port of Lavrio at 5:00 pm setting sail for the island of Kythnos and Kolona Beach - a lovely place for your first dinner under the stars and overnight stay.
After a morning swim and breakfast there is a 3-hour, fair-wind sail to Serifos, where you can enjoy the sandy Psili Ammos beach before you slowly approach Livadi, the main port of Serifos. Hora, the traditional capital of the island is only a 20-minute walk and offers a splendid view to the Aegean, and a vivid night life.
After a morning swim and breakfast follows a 3-hour, fair-wind sail to Serifos, whereby you can enjoy the sandy Psili Ammos beach before you slowly approach Livadi, the main port of Serifos. Hora, the traditional capital of the island is only a 20-minute walk and offers a splendid view to the Aegean, and a offers a great nightlife for all ages.
The islands of Kimolos and Milos await! Your first stop will be Kimolos, where the Ellinika Beach sets the frame for an exciting snorkelling experience around the sunken ancient town. After visiting this and other beautiful swimming spots around the island you will sail to the magnificent Milos. Where the famous Sarakiniko and Filiatra Beaches will surely blow your mind away. Overnight anchorage at the port of Adamantas for night strolls on the culturally rich island of Milos.
You will have the chance to visit many other beautiful beaches of Milos next morning until afternoon, amongst them Kleftiko beach, Povatas Beach, Tsigrado beach, each one with its special touch. You’ll then take an afternoon sail to Polyaigos, an uninhabited island of unfathomed beauty and emerald waters where the Lighthouse (Faros) Bay will serve as overnight spot and starting point for an exciting swimming and snorkelling experience first thing next morning!
From this very private traveling spot a walking path takes you to the Lighthouse with a majestic view of the Aegean. Your next stop at Sintrimia Beach, the most beautiful beach of the Aegean, before setting sail for the island of Folegandros.
This is an island matching the typical Cycladic frame but also bearing a special touch from the Venetian occupation period, the medieval settlement (“castle”) created by Duke Marco Sanudo.
Kardiotissa - Sikinos - ios
Morning swim at the beautiful Katergo beach of Folegandros before you head off to explore the uninhabited island of Kardiotissa with it's wonderful bays, caves, nature secluded swimming sports and Sikinos both known for their unique landscape and untouched wilderness. Then making the short sale for the afternoon sunshine at Manganari beach Ios.
The final stop of your trip will be Santorini, first visiting the volcano craters area and then heading to Ammoudi Bay where your disembarkation point at around mid-day.
You could spend a night or two exploring this unique island -- daily ferries to Athens, 4-hour trip at approximately 50 euros PP