Athos Cruise & Ammouliani from Ormos Panagias

Mount Athos is the third, eastern and more magical peninsula of Halkidiki, which totally belongs to the church community. It is the only place in Greece that is completely devoted to the worship and prayer of God. That’s why it is called in Greek Holy Mountain. Mount Athos is home to 20 monasteries.

The natural location of the peninsula is admirable. The Athonite monasteries feature a rich collection of well-preserved artifacts, rare books, ancient documents, and artworks of immense historical value, and Mount Athos has been listed as a World Heritage Site since 1988.

The traditional sailing boat "Agios Georgios or Prophet Elias" leaves from Ormos Panagias port at 9:30 in the morning. The trip begins by sailing from the coasts of Sithonia towards the south of the Athos peninsula .
The first monastery that we will meet is the monastery of Saint Paul. Then we will continue sailing north, along the western coasts, admiring 4 more monasteries of significant and extraordinary beauty, till we reach the monastery borders, that separate Mount Athos from the outside world. Next stop will be the island Ammouliani with its amazing natural beauty and its remarkable beach, where we will be able to relax taking a break of two hours, enjoying the sun and taking our lunch in the calming organized beach of the beach bar Island. Final but not least, we will take the boat and leave for Ormos Panagias port which is our final destination. Our way back will be accompanied with live mpouzouki and greek dances.

Our arrival time at the port of Ormos Panagias is estimated at 17:30.

Highlights :

  • 8 hours relaxing sailing cruise through the beautiful coasts of Sithonia and the peninsula of Athos
  • take a close look of the extraordinary beauty of Mount Athos and its monasteries
  • discover the stunning landscape of these UNESCO World Heritage-listed monasteries
  • visit the well-known for its natural beauty and gold beaches, island of Ammouliani
  • great photo opportunities

Inclusions :

  • round-trip cruise tickets
  • soft lunch and drink
  • tour information on boat in English, German, Russian, Serbian, Bulgarian
  • all taxes

Exclusions :

  • transfer to/from departure point
  • gratuities
  • personal expenses

Additional info :

  • children must be accompanied by an adult
  • children rates apply to ages no more than 12 years old


Voucher info :

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
On the confirmation voucher there will be complete operator information, including local telephone numbers, maps with the exact departure and arrival time, exact time and duration. 
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From 32.00€

Blue Lagoon from Ormos Panagias

Blue Lagoon is a cruise trip perfect for you, if you want to spend a day enjoying the sea, sun and the amazing landscapes of the islands of Halkidiki. We will set off on the traditional sailing ship having as our destination the most beautiful beaches of Halkidiki like the well-known one ‘Vourvourou’ and the island of ‘Ammouliani’.

This cruise will be un unforgettable experience for those who want to discover themselves the combination of pure beauty and calmness which characterize the landscapes and beaches of Halkidiki.

Our departure point is the port of Ormos Panagias, in Sithonia.

The traditional boat "Agios Georgios or Prophet Elias" departs at 09:30 in the morning.

Our first stop will be an organized beach, in Drenia islands around 11:00, for approximately two hours of swimming, sunbathe and relaxation thanks to the breathtaking scenery and the sea with its crystal blue waters. Around 13:00 we will be back on boat and ready for you to take your lunch and drink enjoying the way to our second stop, which will be the well-known village of Ammouliani island.

In there you will be able to explore the place, make a walk through the village, drink a coffee or do anything else you like during your stay of one hour and thirty minutes. Our final stop before our arrival back to Ormos Panagias will be the island ‘Diaporos’ in Vourvourou beach, the perfect place for swimming and snorkeling. After forty minutes in the complex of these islands we will head to our final destination enjoying some greek music.

The estimated arrival time is 17:30.


Highlights :

  • 8 hours relaxing sailing cruise through the beautiful islands and remote beaches of Halkidiki
  • take a close look of the extraordinary beauty of the Aegean Blue and the breathtaking scenery
  • swim through the clearest sea waters of Halkidiki, most of them approachable only by boat
  • enjoy a program of charming Greek music (bouzouki)
  • great photo opportunities 

Inclusions :

  • round-trip cruise ticket
  • soft lunch and drink
  • tour information on boat in English, German, Russian, Serbian, Bulgarian
  • all taxes 

Exclusions :

  • gratuities
  • personal expenses
  • transfers

Additional info :

  • children must be accompanied by an adult
  • children rates apply to ages no more than 12 years old

Voucher info :

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
On the confirmation voucher there will be complete operator information, including local telephone numbers, maps with the exact departure and arrival time, exact time and duration. 
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From 30.00€

Mount Athos Cruise from Ormos Panagias

An exceptional day tour along Mount Athos .

The monastic state, located on the third and eastern peninsula of Halkidiki, is a self-governing part of the Greek Orthodox Church and its monuments from the Byzantine period are enjoying worldwide fame and they worth to be visited. Since inception (7 to 9 century) women are not permitted to access. Men can enter the Mount Athos only after obtaining a permit. The today existing 20 monasteries accommodate treasures of inestimable historical value and are infallible witnesses of the Byzantine Empire.

The traditional ship ”Agios Georgios or Prophet Elias” departs every Wednesday and Saturday from Ormos Panagia’s port at 09.30 in the morning, it sails along the Sithonia’s bays until we reach our first destination which is Mount Athos at the south top and monastery of Saint Paul. We continue with a sail along the coast heading to the North in order to see 8 more monasteries from nearest distance allowed without crossing the borders of Mount Athos.

After this trip we will arrive to the port of Ouranoupoli’s or the central port of Ammouliani’s Island (depends on the day) for a stop which will last about 1 hour and a half in order for you to be able to go for a walk, drink a coffee, have lunch in a restaurant of your choice or just for sightseeing around the area. After an hour we will head to Ormos Panagias which is our last destination, during our return there is live bouzouki on board giving you the opportunity to dance traditional Greek dances,

Our arrival at our final destination Ormos Panagias will be at 17.30.


Includes

  • Athos sightseeing
  • Visit the island Ammouliani or Ouranopolis
  • English, German, Russian speaking guide
  • All local taxes and insurances

Excludes

  • Any gratuities for guide (Optional)
  • Personal expenses on the tour 

Note

IMPORTANT ADVICE / VOUCHER INSTRUCTIONS:
Please be at the departure point at least 5 minutes prior to the pick-up time.
Please find below a list of things we would suggest taking with you:
- Sun cream
- Hat
- Camera
- Comfortable shoes
- Money for optional drinks and meals


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From 25.00€

Toroneos Cruise from Neos Marmaras

The beautiful Toroneos gulf is located between the peninsulas of Kassandra and Sithonia. It is well known for its blue crystal waters and the breathtaking view of the scenery and the coastlines of the two peninsulas. Among these in the Toroneos gulf, is also an island of Halkidiki, which is called ‘Kelyfos’. This island is particular due to its weird shape, looking like a turtle, and that is why it is called by the locals the ‘Turtle Island’.

This cruise trip is perfect for you, if you want to spend a day enjoying the sea, sun and the amazing landscapes of the peninsulas of Kassandra and Sithonia.

The traditional boat Saint Nicolas ( Agios Nikolas )  departs at the port of Neos Marmaras, in Sithonia at 09:30 in the morning.

Our first stop will be an isolated beach, in Toroni, called ‘Aretes’, for approximately two hours of swimming and sunbathe. Be sure that you will be amazed by the green-blue Aegean waters and the gold sand that doesn’t stick to your body, accompanied by the gorgeous view of the Byzantine fortress, which will make your stay there an unforgettable experience.

Back on boat and ready for you to take your lunch and drink enjoying the way to our  second stop, which will be the well-known village ‘Pefkohori’ in Kassandra. In there you will be able to explore the place, make a walk through the corners, take souvenirs or do anything else you like during your stay of one hour and thirty minutes. Our final stop before our arrival back to Neos Marmaras will be the island ‘Kelyfos’, the perfect place for swimming and snorkeling. After forty minutes in the ‘Turtle Island’ we will head to our final destination enjoying some greek music and maybe we have the chance to see some dolphins, as it usually happens.

The estimated arrival time is 17:30.

Highlights :

  • 8 hours relaxing sailing cruise through the beautiful coasts of Kassandra and Sithonia  
  • take a close look of the extraordinary beauty of the Aegean Blue and the breathtaking scenery
  • swim through the clearest sea waters of Halkidiki, most of them approachable only by boat
  • enjoy a program of charming Greek music (bouzouki)
  • great photo opportunities


Inclusions :

  • round-trip cruise tickets
  • soft lunch and drink
  • tour information on boat in English, German, Russian, Serbian, Bulgarian
  • all taxes

Exclusions :

  • transfer to/from departure point
  • gratuities
  • personal expenses

Additional info :

  • children must be accompanied by an adult
  • children rates apply to ages no more than 12 years old

 

Voucher info :

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

On the confirmation voucher there will be complete operator information, including local telephone numbers, maps with the exact departure and arrival time, exact time and duration.



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From 22.00€