Shared Cruises | Mount Athos-Drenia-Ammouliani (from Ouranoupoli)

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Live the unique experience of a mixed cruise that combines Half monasteries of Mount Athos and the island of Ammouliani!

We depart from Ouranoupoli's port for a memorable combined experience in monasteries and in the traditional island of Ammouliani.

The GLASS-BOTTOM vessel departs from the port of Ouranoupolis with destination of the Holy Monasteries of the western part of the Mount Athos peninsula.

During the safe and comfortable 5 hours cruise, you have the chance to know the history of the Holy Monasteries of Mount Athos (Half of them) and marvel at their unique architecture.

Leaving the rest of the world behind us, we head into the ascetic community of the Holy Mountain and starting from the Holy Monastery of Dochiarion, we encounter monasteries, small monastic villages (Sketes), and Dafni, the main port of Mount Athos.

In the second half of the cruise, you can enjoy a cool drink from the ship’s Cocktail Bar, explore the seabed thanks to the ship’s glass-bottom keel and relax under the Greek sun.

Sailing around the island complex of Ammouliani we observe the Glassbottom above the Ouranoupoli’s reef and then arrive at Ammouliani;s island.

** From 01/07-15/09 every Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday the 1,5-hour stop is at Alikes Lagoon, the most famous lagoon on the island. We will stop at the port of the lagoon, so you will have the chance to take a dive at the crystal clear waters, enjoy a lunch at the restaurant, or drink a fresh-made cocktail at the beach bars. Carried away by images of the great blue, we arrive at the port of Ouranoupolis.

Destination: Mount Athos Half Monasteries (6 of 9 )- Ouranoupoli’s Reef- Ammouliani island

Duration: 5 Hours

Attractions: Holy Monasteries –  Zografou monastery- Docheiariou monastery – Xenophodos monastery -Agiou Panteleimonos monastery –  Dafni,( the main port of Mount Athos)  – Ouranoupoli’s reef-Ammouliani’s island


  • A unique opportunity to get acquainted with the Holy Monasteries of Mount Athos
  • Guided Tour
  • Discover Ouranoupoli’s reef
  • Passing through the gorgeous Ammouliani islet complex (Drenia) 
  • Ammouliani's island