The Greek Cyclades are wonderful holiday destination. The best way to explore them is by chartered yacht as it gives you an opportunity to visit different island each day of your cruise. Most of these islands have not only scenic landscapes and beaches but also wonderful architecture and many historic sites.
Now I will present you an exemplary 10-day-long cruise itinerary:
Lavrion – Andros – Tinos – Mykonos – Delos – Rineia – Siros – Kea – Lavrion
Charter a yacht from harbor in Lavrion. Lavrion is a city with a beautiful architecture and many objects of cultural value. As Lavrion used to be very rich in minerals of all kinds, you cannot omit Lavirion District Mines as well as the Mineralogical Museum of Lavrion. Spend here the rest of the day – go sightseeing and then visit one of the charming restaurants for late dinner.
Set off early and sail to the island of Andros. Anchor in the Port of Gavrio located on the western part, and spend an evening having dinner in one of the seafront restaurants.
Sail along the coastline of Andros to the eastern town called Andros (Chora) as well. Visit the amazing museums that can be found there: the Archaeological Museum and the Museum of Modern Art. Spend the rest of the day relaxing in the scenic Ormos Bay which will also be your anchorage for the night.
Sail north to the beautiful island of Tinos. Moor in Kolymvythra Bay, where you can find wonderful sandy beaches. Spend the most of the day sunbathing and swimming. Anchor for the night near the picturesque Porto Beach, located in the southern part of the island.
Visit the famous island of Mykonos, where we recommend you anchor at lovely Ornos Bay. Have a lunch in one of the beachfront restaurants, rent a car and spend the day exploring this beautiful island.
Set off early and sail to the nearby island called Delos, which is a very notable archaeological site in Greece. It is considered to be a birthplace of mythical Apollo and Artemis. Visit all the most important landmarks and anchor for the night at Miso Bay located on the western side of the charming island of Rineia.
Sail north to the wonderful island of Siros and moor in Ermoupolis Harbor. Spend the rest of the day sightseeing in the beautiful town of Ermoupolis.
Start your day early and sail to the last island on your way, Kea. Anchor at the scenic Poleis Bay, which is known as one of the prettiest bays in the entire Cyclades. Spend an evening on the beach watching the spectacular sunset.
Sail to Korissia located in the northern part of the island, rent a car and explore the beauty of Kea. Do not miss wonderful Kea Town!
Have a morning swim and sail north back to Lavrion.