Marine: Sailing Greece - Santorini to Mykonos (GVSM)
Trip Style: Marine - Small-ship adventures on the world's great seas and rivers The poles of the Earth, the wonders of the Galapagos, the mysteries of the Amazon, out-of-the-way Greek Islands and other great places are best (and sometimes only) accessed by boat. Marine trips get you there aboard small ships, exclusive yachts and catamarans.
Service Level: Standard
Physical Demands Rating: 1 - You'll have to walk around on your own, climb some stairs and carry your own bag. Easy does it.
Group Size: Max 8.
Meals Included: No meals included
Accommodations: 4 twin/double occupancy cabins, 3 shared bathrooms, 3 showers.
Relax on white-sand beaches, swim in brilliant turquoise waters, try your hand at sailing (or just relax on the deck), wander through whitewashed villages, taste traditional Greek food and wine
A yacht adventure is the ideal way to experience what many consider the worlds most beautiful islands: the Greek Islands. Sail for eight days aboard our 15m (52 ft) yachts, with time for hiking, snorkelling and relaxing. Explore ancient archaeological sites and taverna-lined harbours, and dine on fresh seafood.
- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 6/30/2018
- 8 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Santorini||Day 1 Santorini|
Arrival day. Join the group at 5pm for a welcome meeting and safety briefing before beginning the sailing adventure. Enjoy a night cap with your crew mates on the boat, or head out to explore Santorini by night. Additional Notes: On our Greek sailing trips, the G Adventures Skipper/CEO will help you make a food kitty, where around EUR 50 per person, per week will be added to the kitty for small food items on board to cover breakfasts, lunches and the odd dinner. Breakfasts and lunches are prepared by yourself, and most dinners are taken ashore at local restaurants. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Cyclades||Day 2 Santorini/Cyclades|
While in the Southern Cyclades, stroll through the "most elegant square in Greece" on Syros. Head out on an optional all-day adventure with your fellow shipmates and skipper as you discover the best Naxos has to offer: the Temple of Dimitra, a microbrewery, views of Mt Zeus and a meal at a local tavern. Uncover the beauty of the Venetian ruins in Paros before going cave exploring in Antiparos. While on Ios, relax on famous Magganari beach and dont forget to visit Homers tomb. Walk and hike your way through the trails and paths of Sifnos before stopping at a local ceramic workshop. No trip is complete without wandering around the breathtaking cliffside city of Hora and enjoying cocktails while the sun sets over the whitewashed buildings that scatter the landscape. Additional Notes: Please note: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described above, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. On Day 1 of your tour you will be advised of any amendments. Included Activities: Folegandros Island Excursion Sifnos Island Excursion Ios Island Excursion Antiparos Island Excursion Paros Island Excursion Naxos Island Excursion Transport: 16m (52 ft) Mediterranean Sailing Yacht
|Days 3-6||Cyclades||Days 3-6 Cyclades|
Possible island stops include: Folegandros, Sifnos, Ios, Antiparos, Paros, Naxos. Included Activities: Folegandros Island Excursion Sifnos Island Excursion Ios Island Excursion Antiparos Island Excursion Paros Island Excursion Naxos Island Excursion Transport: 16m (52 ft) Mediterranean Sailing Yacht
|Day 7||Mykonos||Day 7 Cyclades/Mykonos|
Celebrate the arrival on Mykonos by visiting the local windmills and enjoying a cocktail on a veranda overlooking Little Venice. The beaches and nightlife add excitement to the picturesque island. Transport: 16m (52 ft) Mediterranean Sailing Yacht
|Day 8||Mykonos||Day 8 Mykonos|
If you would like extra time in Mykonos after your sailing journey is finished, we recommend booking extra time on the island. Included Activities: Departure Day
Local Flights: N/A
Dossier Disclaimer:The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary.
VERY IMPORTANT: Please ensure that you print a final copy of your Trip Details to review a couple of days prior to travel, in case there have been changes that affect your plans.
Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered.
Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.