Yatchies from all over the world dream of cruising the Peloponnese on a classic yacht. The tour features scenic views, spellbinding landscapes, the charming touch of unspoiled nature, small eating destinations serving delicious local preparations, and charming, off-the-beaten-path coves. The Peloponnese is a surprisingly spectacular destination of a cruise on a classic sailboat or motorboat. Travelling from Athens to Kithira on a classic yacht is a dream waiting to come true. Sail in the embrace of the wind, listen to the sound of the waves in the nights spent at anchor, drop anchor in jade green and turquoise waters, fall in love every day with the charming hamlets and towns that pepper the coastline. A dream to experience both on and off board: a tour of the Peloponnese is a journey into the heart of a land that blooms like an ever-changing flower, gracing tourists with the gift of new places and new emotions every day.
Embark at 12 in Athens. Set off for 12 miles to the island of Egina right after lunch.
Spend a day discovering the beautiful Bay of Egina and nearby island of Angistri. Afternoon cruise to Poros for 12 miles and mooring in the bay for the night.
Explore the bays surrounding Poros and take off on a 12-mile cruise to nearby Hydra. Drop anchor and take an evening stroll on this magical place featuring white-stone buildings and the donkey carts that have replaced cars in this site suspended in time.
Spend the day sailing to Spetses, the Greek Capri where cars are banned to preserve the natural beauty of this enchanted island. Spend the night at anchor in Zghiarìa Bay, in Spetses’ northern region. The bay is deserted, save for a tiny church lying on the furthest tip of the beach.
Take the morning off to explore the bays stretching between Spetses and Spetsapoula. Luch at Ila in Trikkeri and spend the night in Paliolimani’s marina, Spetses’ old harbor. Alternatively take a walk in the fishing village, featuring one of Peloponnese’s most charming promenades.
Cruise for 15 miles to Fokianos Bay, on the eastern coast of Argolide. Afternoon sail to Ieraka fiord (19 miles). Spend a quite night at anchor in the waters of the village of Ieraka.
Kick start a perfect day on your classic yacht tour of the Peloponnese by taking off to Kremidi Bay and in the afternoon to Monemvasia, where Malvasia wine is said to be invented. Sleep at anchor in the calm waters in the shadow of the medieval fort.
Set off to Fokas for breakfast and then cruise to the idyllic Elafonisos, with the windy tip of Capo Malea. Spend the night in Frango Bay.
Spend the day exploring the Sarakiniko Bay in Elafoniso. Sail towards Kithira and pass the night on the nearby islet of Makkri (12 miles).
Sailing to Saint Nicholas bay on a classic yacht is utterly exciting. The destination is the tiny beach of Kaladi, Kithira’s most famous bay and one Peloponnese’s best. Enjoy one last afternoon cruise of 10 miles to Kithira’s marina.
End your lovely cruise of the Peloponnese by disembarking in Kithira in the early morning. Transfer to Kithira’s Airport (KIT) and fly to Athens, with your mind already set on your next adventure on a classic yacht.