Athos Cruise from Sarti
Country: Greece, Region: Halkidiki, City: Sarti
Duration: 7 hours
Main Pick up point:Sarti - Sithon Travel next to School- Opposite the big Parking place 09:30
Departure time: 10.00 am
Arrival time: 17:00 p.m
Pick up from Toroni, Porto Koufo, Kalamitsi, Sykia, Armenistis, Platanitsi available.
A destination anyone would like to visit but only a few have the opportunity to do it The Republic of Athos lies on the third and eastern peninsula of Halkidiki, being an autonomous self-administering part of the Greek-orthodox church and his monuments from the Byzantine time take pleasure of worldwide fame. Since foundation (between 7. And 9. Cent.) admission to women is strictly forbidden. Men can visit the monasteries after obtaining a special visa from the authorities. Twenty monasteries exist today guarding precious objects of incalculable historical and religious values, which are infallible witnesses of the Byzantine empire.
Our cruise starts from the small port of Sarti,.The crew is ready and at your disposal ensuring that everything is ok .Staring with the boat heading directly to the south point of the peninsula Athos. Approaching the land up to the closest possible limit in order for the visitors to have the opportunity to admire numerous hermitages built on this part ,with most important the breathtaking views of the monasteries. Our multilingual guides bring you closer to the history of orthodoxy, the monastic life and to the monasteries. Passing the port of Dafni the port where the borders of Mount Athos stop the boat heads to the famous island of Halkidiki Amouliani. An hour and a half break to Amouliani can be enough in order for someone to discover either authentic Greek cuisine οr the area around,Arriving time back to Sarti will be around 17.00 with unforgettable memories accompanying you for the rest of your life.
Athos sightseeing-8 Monasteries
Visit the island Amouliani 1.5 hour break (Lunch not included in the price)
English ,German, Hungarian, Romanian Serbian speaking guide
Bar on board (expenses not included in the price)
Toilet on board available
All local taxes and insurances
Any gratuities for guide (Optional)
Personal expenses on the tour (Optional)
IMPORTANT ADVICE / VOUCHER INSTRUCTIONS:
Please be at the departure point at least 5 minutes prior to the pick-up time.
Please find below a list of things we would suggest taking with you:
- Sun cream
- Comfortable shoes
- Money for optional drinks and meals