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A Tailor-Made Trip With Greek Islands Sailing

By Yacht Getaways Team
on  February 25, 2017

There are so many fantastic destinations to visit in Greece, with islands such as Mykonos, Santorini and Hydra amongst the most popular. The beauty of Greek islands sailing trips, however, is that the itinerary can be flexible, giving you the chance to also visit some of the less well-known destinations.

Untouched beauty of Greek islands - Sailing holidays that let you explore out of the way areas

Dokos may be small but it is a fabulous place to visit if you want to experience Greece’s untamed natural beauty. It is perfect for hiking and is also the location of the oldest shipwreck in the world. Many relics have been recovered, which can be seen at the museum on the nearby island of Spetses. Agistri is a popular day trip destination with Athenians, thanks to its great location and fabulous beaches, whilst Methana offers visitors a unique opportunity to bathe in its thermal springs.

The Cyclades, home to Santorini and Mykonos, include several smaller islands that absolutely epitomise Greece. Naxos is famed for its wine production and has several vineyards to visit, whilst Ios is the perfect place to experience the bustling Greek nightlife. The religious sanctuary of Delos is probably one of the most significant archaeological and historical sites in the region and is well worth a visit.

Make the most of a tailor-made trip and take the opportunity to visit some less-busy destinations where you can really soak up the true atmosphere of Greece.

Looking out to sea - Greek island exploration on a skippered yacht

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