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Astypalea: Day Cruise to Koutsomitis & Kounoupes with Lunch

1. Astypalea: Day Cruise to Koutsomitis & Kounoupes with Lunch

Start the cruise at 11:00 AM with a stop for photos at Agia Kyriaki. Continue on to Kounoupa island. Beach towels, shower, WiFi, refreshments, beers and wine will be provided. At 1:00 PM the crew will serve the first light meal, a platter with a variety of cheese, sausages, local nuts, jam and dried fruit accompanied by bottled wine, beer, and soft drinks. Next, stop at Koutsomitis island where you will stay until around 3:00 PM. Take a dip in the crystal-clear waters exploring every corner of the island using the diving equipment that is provided free of charge.  Head to Agios Fokas island at around 4:00 PM. Admire the picturesque sandy beaches before continuing on to the Red Rocks, a unique landscape of historical significance where submarines were hidden during World War II. Explore the clear waters and caves and dive from the rocks. The crew will prepare your lunch consisting of pasta with shrimps and salad accompanied by wine. Return back to port at around 6:00 PM.

Astypalea: Day Cruise to Vatses and Kaminakia with Lunch

2. Astypalea: Day Cruise to Vatses and Kaminakia with Lunch

Your tour will begin at 11:00AM, at which stage you will travel to Kaminakia Beach. A shower, WiFi, refreshments, beer, and wine will all be provided during your cruise. Kaminakia is the most famous beach of Astypalea, and after the estimated time of arrival of 11:45PM, you will stay until 1:30PM. Kaminakia is the most famous beach of Astypalea. At 1:00PM you will be served your first light meal, a platter for 2 people with a variety of cheese, sausages, local nuts, jam, and dried fruit, accompanied by bottled wine, beer and soft drinks. Your next stop will be to Vatse Beach, where you with an estimated time of arrival of 1:40PM. Vatses Beach is a famous destination which combines wild landscapes, sandy beaches , deep water, and a relaxing atmosphere, and you will stay here until 3:00PM. Your next stop is Agios Ioannis Richtis, where you will have an estimated time of arrival of 3:15PM. Here you can enjoy the clear green waters, exploring every corner of the high rocks using the diving equipment provided free of charge by the crew. The boat also has a tender to safely transport you and your items to the beach. As you explore the area, the crew will prepare your lunch which will consist of pasta with shrimp and salad, accompanied by more wine. Following your pasta lunch, you will be returned back to the port at 5:15PM.

Astypalea: The Round of Island with Lunch

3. Astypalea: The Round of Island with Lunch

Start at 11 AM with the first stop at Ag. Fokas Beach where you will stay until 12:30 PM. Beach towels, water, refreshments, and beers will be provided along the way. A short stop will be enough to start the festivities and enjoy the picturesque views at one of the best sandy beaches you will encounter in Astypalaia. Next, depart for Vathy Bay and encounter tall rocky cliffs, caves, and cover on the way. Arrive at Vathy at 13:30 PM where you will be served the first light meal, a platter with a variety of cheeses, sausages, local nuts, jam, and dried fruits accompanied by bottled wine, beer, and soft drinks. At 14:30 PM depart to Ag. Ioannis Richtis beach with an estimated arrival time of 4 PM. On the way, pass through the North and Western parts of Astypalaia passing through the beaches, Pachia Ammos, and Panormos. At Ag. Ioannis Richtis, swim in the green crystal waters and explore every corner of the tall rocks using the snorkeling equipment provided. As you explore the area, the crew will prepare your lunch consisting of pasta with shrimp and salad accompanied by wine and dessert.

Astypalea: 7-Hour Party Yacht Experience

4. Astypalea: 7-Hour Party Yacht Experience

Experience a day of unforgettable fun on a luxury yacht in the Aegean Sea, as you set off from the incredible island of Astypalea on a 7-hour private trip to swim and snorkel in crystal clear waters. Surround yourself with your loved ones and a deep blue sea as you enjoy this private cruise through the Aegean with an experienced crew. Take home the memories of a lifetime as you recline in the comfort of a Ferretti yacht and feast on a brunch prepared on board, with complimentary drinks provided. Throw yourself into the azure waters, and look out for fish as you snorkel around with an underwater camera. Learn about the fascinating history of the region from the informed crew members, and relax with a selection of onboard music.

Astypalea: 5-Hour Yacht Cruise with Dinner

5. Astypalea: 5-Hour Yacht Cruise with Dinner

Enjoy an evening of luxury with your loved ones or best friends on this 5-hour yacht trip through the stunning Aegean Sea. Meet your crew in the marina before being whisked away on this for a magical night you will surely never forget.   Hop aboard this stylish yacht and indulge in a delicious pasta and shrimp dinner while overlooking the magical castle of Astypalea. Taste a delectable bottle of wine under the moonlight and marvel at the beautiful sights as they go by. Finally, rest in a luxurious cabin and recharge for the next day before returning to the port.  

Astypalea: Wedding Time Cruise

6. Astypalea: Wedding Time Cruise

Get stylistic photos of special moments, taken on a luxury yacht. Admire the sunset and deep blue sea, as a romantic setting for the perfect wedding day photos. Bring along up to ten passengers to celebrate your vacation. Take a dive into the fresh blue waters of the Aegean Sea. Snorkel and take underwater photos along the way.  Departing and returning to Astypalea, an ideal destination celebratory occasions. Take advantage of the onboard wifi and full bathroom facilities. Enjoy a brunch, desserts and drinks, all prepared on board. Appreciate photos of the day for years to come.

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What people are saying about Astypalaia

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 4 reviews

The experience was one of the kind. The crew was local, kind and helpful. The captain has very good knowledge of the island and the trip. The rest of the crew was very polite and every need was meet. Lunch was delicious. The trip was amazing. I definitely recommend the astypalaia yachting.

Easy and relaxing tour- swimming in blue and green water. With a marvellous dinner on deck and a great, attentive and sympathetic crew. We had a wonderfull day. Thanks a lot.