Best Island Cruises in Greece
Greece offers so many popular and beautiful islands, spread over a vast area geographically. However, some offer particular features that really suit sailing and crewed gulet cruising. A gulet voyage is a perfect way to discover this wonderful region, because on a gulet cruise you can relax, with great accommodation and crew service, whilst cruising and visiting great beaches, bays and local villages, the perfect ingredients to ensure a fun filled relaxing sea holiday.
The Cyclades and Dodecanese Islands are perfecty suited for gulet cruising, as they not only offer great base port locations, they also have excellent travel links. This region also provides many closely grouped islands that provide safe anchorages. There are also fantastic itinerary options for providing great land visits to the many varied, interesting and different islands. Ranging from small and natural options including, Amorgos, Paros, Naxos, Kalymnos, Patmos, Lipsi, Nisyros, Tilos and Halki, to the larger popular Mykonos, Santorini, Rhodes, Kos and Symi, that offer great restaurants, shopping, lively atmosphere and historical sites. All unique with lots to see and explore, or just enjoy the beautiful panoramic backdrop from your gulet, a you relax.
The large island of Corfu in the İonan Sea, is also a base for a selected number of gulets for rent. İt is an interesting island to visit and also has neighbouring rugged islands, located in clear blue calm seas, more fabulous choices for gulet cruising.
After selecting a gulet to suit your group size and needs, depending where the gulet is based and its schedule, you will then be able to consider and select a fantastic itinerary, to include a mix of different idyllic islands to visit on your dream cruise. Some islands are natural and rocky, but often a short trek can be rewarded with awesome views, local vegetation, wildlife and even ancient histotoric sites. Whereas, the slightly larger more inhabited islands will offer great local restaurants and bars, culture and pretty harbours to watch the world go by. The largest islands also having great shopping and night life, whilst also providing quiet bays and great bathing beaches. Your Captain can help you and your guests select an ideal route, using his great depth of local knowledge and experience
With so many fantastic island options, Greece is a great destination for crewed gulet cruises, providing a very special sea holiday.