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Why a Santorini sailing tour is a must for visitors of Santorini?

Why a Santorini sailing tour is a must for visitors of Santorini?
09 Oct 2022

Eternally blue skies, the relaxing sound of the waves hitting the side of the boat, unparalleled views of the caldera, countless secret coves and beaches to discover - need we say more? A Santorini sailing tour is a magical experience you should not miss while visiting this glamorous Greek island. 

We make sure that our half-a-day excursions serve your convenience. A driver will pick you up and drop you off at your hotel, which is all included in the price. Here are 5 awesome things you can anticipate during this marvelous adventure. 

Spectacular caldera views 

Being out in the water gives you a different perspective of the volcanic caldera. Embrace the calming effect of the open sea while admiring the dramatic white cliffs towering over the shore. It is the perfect opportunity to take epic snaps of the magnificent natural wonders of the island. The sailing boat will take you around the entire coast touching all the important sights: the dormant volcano with the hot springs, neighboring islets in the distance, and the famous Red and White Beaches.

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Must-visit beaches without the crowd

A Santorini sailing tour allows you to explore all the secluded or hard-to-reach beaches along the coastline such as the stunning White Beach with its dramatic rock formations and splendid surroundings. Those who seek privacy without the flocks of tourists will greatly appreciate all the pristine beaches that are included in the tour. Enjoy the crystal clear waters and the colorful black, red, and white beaches of Santorini.

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Barbeque + drinks + snacks

No Greek sailing trip is complete without local delicacies, made of the best local produce. A Santorini sailing tour combines leisure, adventure, and a BBQ meal on board to remember! The Greek menu will include freshly caught fish, grilled pork or chicken, roasted vegetables, stuffed vine leaves, and a classic Greek salad. Vegetarian menu is also available upon request. You will have the opportunity to savor the island’s delicious volcanic wine as well.

barbecue on board

History titbits 

While enjoying the culinary wonders of the Mediterranean cuisine, you will also have a chance to learn more about the island and its rich history. The local sailors and the captain will tell you all the best-kept secrets that you will never find in a tour book or travel magazine. You can learn about the creation of the volcano, ancient civilizations with their mythical folk stories, traditional recipes, and some island gossip. You will see that a  Santorini sailing tour is not just relaxing and entertaining but also quite educational.

sailing in santorini

Swimming + snorkeling 

The cobalt blue waters will invite everyone for a relaxing dip when the Santorini sailing boat stops at a couple of picturesque spots. The Aegean Sea is a particularly attractive playground for people who love to explore the world of vibrant fish and other marine creatures. Grab your mask, snorkel, and fins and experience the beauty and serenity of the underwater life with its intriguing species that thrive beneath the waves.

snorkeling santorini

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