Discover the Cyclades islands, famed for sandy beaches and iconic blue and white
architecture as we visit some of the most famous Greek Islands.

Sharing a yacht with other guests or available for private group bookings, this trip offers a
relaxed and social sailing holiday on a modern and spacious catamaran.

Discover the Cyclades islands, famed for sandy beaches and iconic blue and white
architecture as we visit some of the most famous Greek Islands.

Sharing a yacht with other guests or available for private group bookings, this trip offers a
relaxed and social sailing holiday on a modern and spacious catamaran.

Discover the Cyclades islands, famed for sandy beaches and iconic blue and white
architecture as we visit some of the most famous Greek Islands.

Sharing a yacht with other guests or available for private group bookings, this trip offers a
relaxed and social sailing holiday on a modern and spacious catamaran.

What Is Included

  • Seven days’ accommodation on your own Catamaran
  • Explore & learn to sail with your RYA qualified Skipper
  • Superb hospitality with your professional Host
  • Breakfast and lunch freshly prepared daily
  • Accompanying wine during lunch
  • Complimentary tea, coffee and drinking water
  • BYO – Bring your own drinks and snacks on board
  • 2 Stand up paddleboards & snorkelling equipment
  • Towels and fresh linen for the week

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Itinerary Highlights

  • Explore the most picturesque villages of the Cyclades
  • Wine taste to one of the world’s best sunsets
  • Discover pristine, untouched beaches on Naxos
  • Taste the Cyclades Islands’ best seafood in traditional tavernas
  • Swim in crystal-clear waters in the Little Cyclades
  • Optional short ferry to Mykonos or Santorini

Greece Cyclades Explorer Itinerary

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Paros

Exemplary of Cycladic architecture with flat roofs, whitewash walls, and blue-painted doors, Paros is perfect for a relaxed stroll amongst the picturesque chapels, monasteries and windmills so famous in this part of the Aegean sea! Well known for a laid back atmosphere, Paros has long been popular with the yacht set and offers an authentic taste of Greek Island living with traditional Greek hospitality.

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Antiparos

Antiparos offers the perfect introduction to the Cyclades with its cobbled walkways, whitewashed walls and colourful displays of bright flowers. Located off the coast of Paros, the small island is a tranquil spot with a unique and charming character. The harbour side and main street leading to the town square is lined with lively tavernas, and a walk through town to the beach will reward you with a spectacular sunset.

Sikonos

This is the place to come if you want to experience traditional island life at its least commercial. With a charming old town and terraced hills that sweep down to sandy beaches, Sikinos offers a true escape. This island has a secret gem, as it lives up to its name of island of wine in ancient Greece, as we visit the cliff side organic winery for tastings, tours or dinner over one of the most impressive sunset vistas in Greece.

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Ios

Explore the peaceful side of this popular island by day, discovering secluded beaches and charming bays along the way before enjoying a delectable tradtional meal. Amble the narrow streets of the picturesque Chora, making your way to the hilltop church of Panagia Gremiotissa, boasting an outstanding view over the bay. The town well known for it’s lively bars and a great choice to enjoy a few cocktails!

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Schouinoussa

Often referred to as the jewel of the Cyclades, Skhinoússa offers a glimpse of the few remaining remote Greek islands, where the sparkling white beaches are pristine, with excellent opportunities for swimming and paddle boarding. Dotted with traditional tavernas, the local cuisine is exquisite, offering the best of the Mediterranean!

Koufonisia

Not a place to rush in and out, we make our way around the baby Cyclades islands at a leisurely pace stopping at night at Koufonisia. Hidden wrecks, sea caves, pristine beaches and local tavernas, welcome to paradise and your enjoy stay.

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Naxos

Naxos is the largest island of the Cyclades and according to mythology was where the god Dionysus taught the inhabitants to make wine, be sure to sample the local varieties! Famous for their exotic and untouched white beaches, the island is perfect for exploring and topping up your tan! For those a little more adventurous, the western coastline is ideal for wind and kite surfing!

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Optional Transfers: Santorini

Famous for the iconic white villages dramatically perched on the steep edge of the caldera, Santorini is a romantic, idyllic town that offers breath-taking views to the sea, and the perfect place to end your week-long sailing trip.

Optional Transfers: Mykonos

With its picturesque white villages and legendary all night parties, this island is the perfect way to round off your sailing holiday before heading home. The transfer will depart from the same port after your trip and will take 1 hour.

PLEASE NOTE:
The above itinerary and sailing route is subject to change dependent on weather and prevailing conditions.
Guests under the age of 18 are only permitted on whole yacht bookings or our Tailored Routes.

Our Catamarans

Exclusively presented for our Explorer routes is our fleet of modern catamarans,
launched between 2012 and 2019 they are ideally suited for up to 8-10 guests.
Choose the catamaran perfect for your trip and enjoy a home away from
home on your sailing holiday.

Superior Class

    • Our 45ft range built between 2015 – 2019 offer an excellent choice for those looking for a more indulgent yachting trip
    • All double ensuite cabins below & enhanced larger lounging areas for sunbathing on deck
    • Amenities include generator & communal space air conditioning

Prestige Class

  • Elegant and comfortable, our luxurious flagship catamaran – The Lagoon 52
  • Large multi-level living areas for relaxing and sunbathing during the day
  • Bespoke air conditioning in every cabin and onboard generator

Yacht images are for illustrative purposes only and may differ from the actual model shown.

Your Skipper & Host

With Yacht Getaways you are assured a relaxed and worry-free skippered sailing holiday. Our first class skipper and host teams are committed to the excellence of your trip, taking care of every detail of your holiday and ensuring you have access to all the best spots, restaurants and sights.

 

  • Fully qualified RYA Yacht Master with extensive local knowledge
  • Learn the ropes from your Skipper and sail your own yacht
  • With excellent culinary and hospitality skills, our hosts bring their own bespoke menu ensuring fresh and appetizing breakfasts and 2-course lunches throughout your week

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Pricing & Dates

Spaces for 2019 are selling fast. Don’t miss out, get in touch today!

In 2019 we will be departing from both Port Lavrion, Athens and Paros until June 22
From June 22 all of our trips will sail Paros Return.

In the Cyclades, we have available Superior and our flagship Prestige catamarans.  See below for our individual rates.

2018 – PRICES

Departure Premier Catamaran — per person Superior Catamaran — per person Average temp °C
0 £0 Sold Out £0 Sold Out 0

2019 – PRICES

Departure Superior Catamaran
— per person
Prestige Catamaran
— per person
Average temp °C
May-25 £1012 £964 Sold Out £1337 £1273 Sold Out 28
Jun-1 £1012 £964 Sold Out £1337 £1273 Sold Out 29
Jun-1 £1012 £964 Sold Out £1337 £1273 Sold Out 29
Jun-08 £1083 £1031 Sold Out £1407 £1340 Sold Out 29
Jun-08 £1083 £1031 Sold Out £1407 £1340 Sold Out 29
Jun-15 £1083 £1031 Sold Out £1407 £1340 Sold Out 30
Jun-15 £1083 £1031 Sold Out £1407 £1340 Sold Out 30
Jun-22 £1143 £1089 Sold Out £1550 £1476 Sold Out 31
Jun-22 £1143 £1089 Sold Out £1550 £1476 Sold Out 31
Jun-29 £1192 £1135 Sold Out £1708 £1627 Sold Out 32
Jul-06 £1192 £1135 Sold Out £1708 £1627 Sold Out 33
Jul-13 £1192 £1135 Sold Out £1708 £1627 Sold Out 33
Jul-20 £1238 £1179 Sold Out £1708 £1627 Sold Out 33
Jul-27 £1238 £1179 Sold Out £1708 £1627 Sold Out 34
Aug-3 £1238 £1179 Sold Out £1708 £1627 Limited 34
Aug-10 £1238 £1179 Sold Out £1708 £1627 Limited 33
Aug-17 £1192 £1135 Sold Out £1708 £1627 Sold Out 32
Aug-24 £1192 £1135 Sold Out £1550 £1476 Sold Out 32
Aug-31 £1192 £1135 Sold Out £1550 £1476 Sold Out 31
Aug-31 £1192 £1135 Sold Out £1550 £1476 Sold Out 31
Sep-7 £1083 £1031 Sold Out £1407 £1340 Sold Out 31
Sep-14 £1083 £1031 Sold Out £1407 £1340 Sold Out 30
Sept-21 £1083 £1031 Sold Out £1407 £1340 Sold Out 29
Sep-21 £1083 £1031 Sold Out £1407 £1340 Sold Out 29
Sep-28 £1012 £964 Sold Out £1337 £1273 Sold Out 28
Oct-5 £1012 £964 Sold Out £1337 £1273 Sold Out 27

PLEASE NOTE:
A local payment of €95 applies to all bookings.
Pricing is based on 2 people sharing a double cabin.

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2020 – EARLY BIRD SALE

Departure Superior Catamaran
— per person
Prestige Catamaran
— per person
Average temp °C
May-16 €1154 €1061 Sold Out €1499 €1394 Sold Out
May-23 €1154 €1061 Sold Out €1499 €1394 Sold Out
May-30 €1154 €1061 Available €1499 €1394 Sold Out
Jun-06 €1233 €1135 Limited €1579 €1468 Available
Jun-13 €1233 €1135 Limited €1579 €1468 Limited
Jun-20 €1359 €1250 Available €1767 €1643 Limited
Jun-27 €1359 €1250 Limited €1767 €1643 Available
Jul-04 €1359 €1250 Available €1767 €1643 Limited
Jul-11 €1359 €1250 Available €1767 €1643 Available
Jul-18 €1411 €1298 Available €1897 €1764 Available
Jul-25 €1411 €1298 Available €1897 €1764 Available
Aug-01 €1411 €1298 Sold Out €1897 €1764 Sold Out
Aug-08 €1411 €1298 Sold Out €1897 €1764 Sold Out
Aug-15 €1359 €1250 Available €1767 €1643 Available
Aug-22 €1359 €1250 Available €1767 €1643 Available
Aug-29 €1359 €1250 Available €1767 €1643 Available
Sep-05 €1233 €1135 Limited €1579 €1468 Available
Sep-12 €1233 €1135 Sold Out €1579 €1468 Limited
Sep-19 €1233 €1135 Available €1579 €1468 Limited
Sep-26 €1154 €1061 Limited €1499 €1394 Limited
Oct-03 €1154 €1061 Sold Out €1499 €1394 Sold Out

PLEASE NOTE:
A local payment of €95 (approximately £85 per person) applies to all bookings.
Pricing is based on 2 people sharing a double cabin.

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2019 – PRICES

Superior Catamaran – per person

May-25 £1012 £964 Sold Out
Jun-1 £1012 £964 Sold Out
Jun-1 £1012 £964 Sold Out
Jun-08 £1083 £1031 Sold Out
Jun-08 £1083 £1031 Sold Out
Jun-15 £1083 £1031 Sold Out
Jun-15 £1083 £1031 Sold Out
Jun-22 £1143 £1089 Sold Out
Jun-22 £1143 £1089 Sold Out
Jun-29 £1192 £1135 Sold Out
Jul-06 £1192 £1135 Sold Out
Jul-13 £1192 £1135 Sold Out
Jul-20 £1238 £1179 Sold Out
Jul-27 £1238 £1179 Sold Out
Aug-3 £1238 £1179 Sold Out
Aug-10 £1238 £1179 Sold Out
Aug-17 £1192 £1135 Sold Out
Aug-24 £1192 £1135 Sold Out
Aug-31 £1192 £1135 Sold Out
Aug-31 £1192 £1135 Sold Out
Sep-7 £1083 £1031 Sold Out
Sep-14 £1083 £1031 Sold Out
Sept-21 £1083 £1031 Sold Out
Sep-21 £1083 £1031 Sold Out
Sep-28 £1012 £964 Sold Out
Oct-5 £1012 £964 Sold Out

Prestige Catamaran – per person

May-25 £1337 £1273 Sold Out
Jun-1 £1337 £1273 Sold Out
Jun-1 £1337 £1273 Sold Out
Jun-08 £1407 £1340 Sold Out
Jun-08 £1407 £1340 Sold Out
Jun-15 £1407 £1340 Sold Out
Jun-15 £1407 £1340 Sold Out
Jun-22 £1550 £1476 Sold Out
Jun-22 £1550 £1476 Sold Out
Jun-29 £1708 £1627 Sold Out
Jul-06 £1708 £1627 Sold Out
Jul-13 £1708 £1627 Sold Out
Jul-20 £1708 £1627 Sold Out
Jul-27 £1708 £1627 Sold Out
Aug-3 £1708 £1627 Limited
Aug-10 £1708 £1627 Limited
Aug-17 £1708 £1627 Sold Out
Aug-24 £1550 £1476 Sold Out
Aug-31 £1550 £1476 Sold Out
Aug-31 £1550 £1476 Sold Out
Sep-7 £1407 £1340 Sold Out
Sep-14 £1407 £1340 Sold Out
Sept-21 £1407 £1340 Sold Out
Sep-21 £1407 £1340 Sold Out
Sep-28 £1337 £1273 Sold Out
Oct-5 £1337 £1273 Sold Out

PLEASE NOTE:
A local payment of €95 (approximately £85 per person) applies to all bookings.
Pricing is based on 2 people sharing a double cabin.

Book Greece Cyclades Explorer

2020 – EARLY BIRD SALE

Superior Catamaran – per person

May-16 €1154 €1061 Sold Out
May-23 €1154 €1061 Sold Out
May-30 €1154 €1061 Available
Jun-06 €1233 €1135 Limited
Jun-13 €1233 €1135 Limited
Jun-20 €1359 €1250 Available
Jun-27 €1359 €1250 Limited
Jul-04 €1359 €1250 Available
Jul-11 €1359 €1250 Available
Jul-18 €1411 €1298 Available
Jul-25 €1411 €1298 Available
Aug-01 €1411 €1298 Sold Out
Aug-08 €1411 €1298 Sold Out
Aug-15 €1359 €1250 Available
Aug-22 €1359 €1250 Available
Aug-29 €1359 €1250 Available
Sep-05 €1233 €1135 Limited
Sep-12 €1233 €1135 Sold Out
Sep-19 €1233 €1135 Available
Sep-26 €1154 €1061 Limited
Oct-03 €1154 €1061 Sold Out

Prestige Catamaran – per person

May-16 €1499 €1394 Sold Out
May-23 €1499 €1394 Sold Out
May-30 €1499 €1394 Sold Out
Jun-06 €1579 €1468 Available
Jun-13 €1579 €1468 Limited
Jun-20 €1767 €1643 Limited
Jun-27 €1767 €1643 Available
Jul-04 €1767 €1643 Limited
Jul-11 €1767 €1643 Available
Jul-18 €1897 €1764 Available
Jul-25 €1897 €1764 Available
Aug-01 €1897 €1764 Sold Out
Aug-08 €1897 €1764 Sold Out
Aug-15 €1767 €1643 Available
Aug-22 €1767 €1643 Available
Aug-29 €1767 €1643 Available
Sep-05 €1579 €1468 Available
Sep-12 €1579 €1468 Limited
Sep-19 €1579 €1468 Limited
Sep-26 €1499 €1394 Limited
Oct-03 €1499 €1394 Sold Out

PLEASE NOTE:
A local payment of €95 (approximately £85 per person) applies to all bookings.
Pricing is based on 2 people sharing a double cabin.

Book Greece Cyclades Explorer

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Getting There

With a large international airport, Athens is well supported with significant European flight links. Our yachts depart from Paros and you can make your way to Paros from Athens via ferry or domestic flight. Alternatively, fly directly to Mykonos or Santorini and take a ferry from there.

Getting to Athens or Paros

There are many airlines that fly to Athens and Mykonos, including:
www.britishairways.com
www.easyjet.com
www.aegeanair.com
www.flysas.com

The following sites can help you plan your connecting travel to Paros:
www.aegeanair.com (domestic)
www.olympicair.com (domestic)
www.directferries.co.uk