What To Expect
Discover the beautiful island of Delos and Rhenia on an 8-hour yacht cruise! Get a chance to visit the sacred islands of Delos and explore the pristine island of Rhenia. Take in the spectacular views as you cruise your way to the islands.
Start the tour with an overview of the sailing yacht and important safety information. Then, set sail heading towards Rhenia and Delos islands, the center of the Cyclades located a few miles south west of Mykonos. Observe the crew and learn how to raise and trim the sails as well as to steer the yacht, weather permitting. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and the incredible crystal blue water of the Aegean Sea as you relax on deck and listen to the friendly crew as they share the islands' fascinating history.
After approximately an hour and a half of sailing, you will arrive at the untouched island of Rhenia separated from the sacred island of Delos by just a small strait. Surrounded by crystal clear turquoise waters and gold sandy beaches, take a refreshing swim and enjoy snorkeling into the waters and see amazing underwater scenes. Then, savor a delighful light lunch of specially made pasta on board with beverages.
Continue to the archaeological site of Delos where you will have an hour and a half at your disposal to explore the island. Believed to be the birthplace of Apollo (God of daylight and music) and his twin sister Artemis (goddess of night light and hunting), visit the marvelous sanctuary dedicated to them and discover a huge Hellenistic city with remarkable monuments and impressive mosaics from the Archaic, Classical and Hellenistic periods. Browse through the exhibits of the museum and walk up to the Mount Kynthos to enjoy the breathtaking view of the surrounding Cycladic islands.
Embarkation time is at 17:00. Expected arrival time in Mykonos is at approximately 18:30.
Sailing yacht charter
Fully licensed English speaking skipper
Skipper's assistant (sailor)
Light lunch on board
1 soft drink or glass of wine or beer
Water and coffee
1 farewell drink
Entrance fees at the archaeological site of Delos
Licensed Guide at the archaeological site of Delos
Meals and drinks unless specified
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Depending on the weather, the start and end point of the cruise can change from the new port of Mykonos to Paradise Beach. Notice will be given ahead of time.
This tour operates as a guaranteed Small Group Tour with a maximum of 15 guests.
It is recommended to wear closed non-slip shoes (deck shoes/sports shoes) for comfort and safety on board.
It is recommended to explore the site of Delos on foot.
Please bring swimsuit, sun hat, sunglasses, beach towels and sunscreen.
It is advisable to bring a windproof jacket in case of winds or cool months in early or late season.
Licensed guide service at the archaeological site of Delos is available upon request at an additional charge. It should be booked at least 48 hours before scheduled departure. Please inquire.
Children under 2 years old are free of charge.
Cases of pregnancy, mobility and health issues should be advised upon booking.
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