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Folegandros

Folegandros

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Cyclades Boat Tour: Discover Hidden Gems around Paros

1. Cyclades Boat Tour: Discover Hidden Gems around Paros

Sail to the mystical Antiparos, Pateronisia, and Despotiko, each echoing tales from ancient Greece, on a full-day or half-day boat tour. Explore pristine beaches, secret coves, and untouched landscapes that showcase the untouched beauty of the Aegean Sea. Venture beyond the ordinary as you navigate to secluded islands inaccessible by any other means. Discover remnants of ancient civilizations, from sacred temples to archaeological wonders, offering a glimpse into the rich history that shaped the region. Experience the allure of Despotiko and Pateronisia, two secret spots revered in antiquity. As the sun rises over their shores, feel the energy of a place where rituals and ceremonies once unfolded. Marvel at the traces of a sacred sanctuary and connect with the essence of this historically significant haven. Navigate the crystalline waters to Antiparos, an island of surreal beauty that seems otherworldly. See hidden caves, captivating rock formations, and secluded beaches, witnessing the astonishing landscapes that have inspired poets, philosophers, and dreamers throughout the ages. Then, delight your senses with a gourmet picnic on board, featuring locally sourced Greek delicacies. As you indulge in the flavors of the region, imagine the feasts of ancient mariners who once sought refuge on these islands. Let your captain guide you through a tailored itinerary, ensuring you encounter the mythical allure of each destination, including the ancient resonance of Koufonisi, the untouched allure of Donousa, and the rugged charm of Folegandros. Take your taste buds on a journey ashore with an optional visit to a local taverna. Experience authentic Greek hospitality and savor traditional delicacies at one of the charming seaside establishments.

"Discover Folegandros"

2. "Discover Folegandros"

The tour commences in the square of "Pounta." I delve into the Cycladic culture, offering comprehensive insights into the Cyclades and Folegandros. We then explore and discuss an impressive monument from the 4th century BC. Following this, we ascend the serpentine path to the unique church of Panagia, an architectural gem. A visit to the Castro, a UNESCO site, allows us to vividly experience historical narratives, where I elaborate on the castle's structure, significance, pirate attacks, and the general life of its inhabitants. Concluding the tour, we head to Kalderimi to witness the more recent architecture of the 20th century and highlight the shifts in our island's culture with the advent of tourism.

From Santorini: Private One-Way Helicopter Flight to Islands

3. From Santorini: Private One-Way Helicopter Flight to Islands

Enjoy a comfortable arrival at the Greek island of your choice or Athens with our private Santorini helicopter flight. After your hotel pickup meet our pilot at the private helicopter launch pad and soar up and away to see the Greek Islands and the Aegean Sea from the air. Within limited airborne minutes, touch down at a Greek Island of your choice or Athens. Our private helicopter can seat up to four travelers and is available for one-way helicopter transfers and day trips between all major Greek destinations and islands.

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What people are saying about Folegandros

Such an amazing day, the weather was beautiful, the boat looked amazing and the skipper was very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. Highly recommend!