Yacht Hop: The Argo-Saronic from Athens
Explore the beauty of the Argo-Saronic islands in style on an amazing Catamaran!
- Cabin charter: up to 8 guests in 4 double spacious cabins
- These 7 day cabin charter trips starting from Athens include visits to Aegina, Poros, Hydra and Spetses.
- With a professional English speaking skipper and hostess/first mate on board, all you need to do is sit back and enjoy the ride.
- Each day includes a swim-stop in a beautiful location and evening ashore in a new location.
- Continental breakfast and lunch on board are included. Evening meals ashore at a taverna.
- Departures every Saturday from Athens from May to October.
The Lagoon 42 is a modern Catamaran with an experienced crew to sail you around its isles. Our catamaran may comfortably accommodate up to 8 guests, in 4 double bed cabins all with en-suite air conditioned facilities and a modern layout for a comfortable stay. You can book by the cabin or the whole yacht, if available!
There will be up to 2 swim stops every day, one in the morning and another at around noon time when lunch will be served. The schedule includes arriving early afternoon in each port, so you will have time to explore each destination. On-board prepared meals include fresh seasonal ingredients bought & prepared on each day, and will give you an insight into a home-made Greek cuisine.
With our selected itinerary you will have the chance to experience some of the most beautiful locations in Greece, sailing the following route: Athens - Aegina – Moni bay – Hydra - Hraklia - Spetses - Dokos – Poros - Epidavros - Angistri - Metopi - Athens. Overnights are on the islands of: Aegina, Hydra, Spetses, Poros, Epidavros and Angistri
Saturday: Athens - Aegina
Embarkation is at 17.00. Meet the crew and other guests on board the yacht in Athens port and settle in to your cabin. Set sail right away to the island of Aegina, where the plan is to arrive by 18.30. Spend the evening ashore strolling the old town and markets, sample the local cuisine and have a drink at a nearby beach as the moon rises to the east.
Sunday: Aegina - Hydra
Breakfast on board, then set sail towards Moni bay for a swim stop and lunch on board. Depart for Hydra island where you will arrive in the early afternoon. Hydra is one of the highlights of the trip so spend the rest of the day exploring the amphitheatrical built town, on a donkey or on foot. No cars are allowed on this tiny island where Edith Piaf and Leonard Cohen both had houses. With chic stores, cosmpolitan cafes and traditional Greek restaurants, Hydra is an island you`ll never forget.
Monday: Hydra - Spetses
Set sail after breakfast and have a morning swim-stop off the coast of Hydra before continuing to the next highlight of the trip: the island of Spetses, with its famous beaches, on one of which your crew will drop anchor so you can have another refreshing swim while lunch is prepared. In the afternoon you`ll sail into the port and have the chance to explore this beautiful island.
Tuesday: Spetses - Dokos - Poros
Set sail after breakfast to the uninhabited isle of Dokos, with it`s pristine waters, a favourite spot for yachties. Lunch on board and then set sail for Poros, an island separated from the mainland by a strip of sea no wider than 400 meters at its narrowest point. Poros is one of the loveliest places on the trip, ideal for a stroll around the promenade, beautiful views from its clocktower and the temple of Poseidon.
Wednesday: Poros - Ancient Epidavros
Sail today to the Russian bay for a morning swim, before sailing past Methana to Ancient Epidavros, where you`ll arrive in the early afternoon. There`s time to enjoy a visit to the world famous ancient amphitheatre located a few miles up the hill. Upon your return, you may choose to have dinner in a seaside taverna or relax with a drink in a local cafe.
Thursday: Ancient Epidavros - Angistri
Enjoy your breakfast on board with an amazing view of the bay. Your destination today is the island of Angistri, a tranquil yet exciting place to visit with many options for food and drinks! Along the way, you`ll stop for a swim and lunch on board, either at the island of Kyra or the south coast of Angistri, depending on the weather. In the afternoon, you`ll arrive in the port and will have the evening free to explore and have dinner.
Friday: Angistri - Metopi - Athens
Set sail after a late breakfast on board towards the deserted islet of Metopi, found between Angistri and Aegina. Swim in its crystal clear waters and have a light lunch on board. Depart by 16.00 to sail back towards Athens, where you`ll say goodbye to the other guests and crew. Disembark by 19:00
Route, itinerary, program and destinations may be altered as per captain`s decision due to weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances.
|Period||Price per person in shared double cabin||Price whole yacht|
|8 May - 11 June||€1,590.00||€10,216.00|
|12 June - 9 July||€1,690.00||€11,485.00|
|10 July - 20 August||€1,890.00||€12,950.00|
|21 August - 17 September||€1,690.00||€11,485.00|
|18 September - 23 October||€1,590.00||€10,216.00|
This trip includes:
- A modern sailing catamaran
- An experienced English-speaking skipper & hostess
- 4 Double bed cabin accommodation with private WC/shower & air-condition**
- Breakfast & Light lunch served on board, bottled water, table wine (1 bottle per couple per day)
- Linen & Towels
- Snorkeling equipment, kayak, stand up paddle
- Fuel & Port fees
- VAT / Taxes
It does not include
- Transfers from / to the port
- Evening meal or any meals ashore
- Any drinks / meals not mentioned above
- Tips / Gratuities
- Entrance fees in archaeological sites
** Air-conditioning cannot be used while underway. A/C use depends on shore power & may be limited due to port/bay regulations or restrictions.