Get ready, your one-day cruise experience begins.
Start the day by equipping yourself with everything you need for a cruise: sunscreen, hat, swimsuit, comfortable clothes, and most of all, a big smile! Arriving at the port of departure on the Athenian Riviera, our escorts will greet you with a warm "good morning". As soon as the embarkation is completed, at around 8:00 am, we are ready to sail to the beautiful islands of the Argosaronic, Hydra, Poros and Aegina.
Explore the ship and its lounges, bars and boutiques, relax and enjoy: The cruise begins! All activities include a summer hue on board: Enjoy your coffee or a hearty breakfast, framed by endless blue, islands and rocky islands scattered everywhere and a restless, glowing sun! Before arriving on the first island, multilingual escorts will inform you about our cruise program and the optional excursions we offer to the islands.
The boat approaches our first stop, the impressive, amphitheatrically built, island of Hydra. Hydra is given, among other things, names such as cosmopolitan, historical, the island of arts and artists, offering immense material to its visitor to see and discover. It is also the only Greek island without means of transportation, so donkeys are not only a mascot but also the main means of transportation.
Lose yourself in its narrow, paved alleys, shop in the stylish shops and climb the cannons to the right and left of the harbor to enjoy a view that will be engraved in your memory! You can also take part in the Walking Tour and learn all about the fascinating history of the island.
The second destination, "the verdant beauty", the island of Poros. It is also known as the "Venice of the Saronic Gulf" because it is separated from the Peloponnese by a sea canal. It is an island of serenity and relaxation, ideal for romance, inspired by artists such as G. Seferis and H. Miller.Surrounded by pines, lemons and oranges reaching the seafront, Poros combines natural beauty with traditional neoclassical architecture. Don't forget to climb its Historic Clock, built on the highest hill, where the magnificent view will reward you with the ascent.
Traveling in the blue of Argosaronikos sea, we reach our third stop, the island of Aegina, the first istorical capital of Greece. Aegina is famous for its monastery of St. Nectarios, the temple of Aphaia and of course, its peanuts! The Monastery of Saint Nektarios is one of the most important pilgrimages to Orthodoxy, with believers from all over the world flocking to the island to express their religious feeling and faith. Still, regarding the famous temple of Aphaia, it is one of the best preserved archaeological sites in Greece, with 24 of the original 34 pillars of the temple standing today!
It is said that together with the Parthenon Temple on the Acropolis and the Temple of Poseidon on Sounio, they form an isosceles triangle, the sacred triangle of antiquity. Finally, the endless pistachio plantations of Aegina, where it comes from one of the largest pistachio productions in the world and of course all the delicious products produced there! Join either the Panoramic or the Classical Tour and discover all the interesting information about this historic island.
Returning aboard, the live band and professional dancers are ready to take the fun! Enjoy the Greek program with traditional dances from all over Greece, traditional costumes and come to dance with us!
The return to Athens is about 7:40. Our goal is at the end of the day, through our passenger experience to confirm the philosophy of the company: One day, three islands, innumerable memories!