Aegina private cruises, boat hire and excursions
There is nothing better than a cruise in the open sea to explore Aegina’s hidden gems and the neighbouring islands & shores (Moni, Agistri, Aponisos, Poros, Hydra and so on).
Christos will be your Aegina cruises captain for a day or more, depending on your needs and wishes! Christos is a licensed and highly experienced captain who will get you where your heart needs to go and will also be your cook offering fresh and grilled Greek delicacies right on the sea shore of a secluded bay…
Aegina Cruises fleet comprises three boats and an experienced crew, designed for different needs, licensed to cruise the Saronic Gulf with capacities varying from 2 to 30 passengers. Note that most Saturdays and Sundays, open cruise days are organized for a lower cost per person.
Check the Aegina cruises that we recommend for you:
“A Day in the sea” Cruise (Aegina, Moni, Agistri, Dorousa)
Usual departure time is at 10:00 am, after you have enjoyed your breakfast. Cruise along the coast line of Aegina towards the picturesque fishing village of Perdika and then straight to the island of Moni where you will have your first stop for a good swim and snorkeling. Besides snorkeling, at Moni you can see deers, peacocks and wild goats (kri-kri species) as it is an animal sanctuary.
You will leave Moni around midday for Agistri and the village of Skala where you will have time to explore the village. Leaving Skala, you get to swim to Chalikada nudist beach of Agistri and enjoy snorkeling in the clear waters and underwater caves.
You can ask Christos to organize water sport activities for you and your friends too!
The cruise continues from the East coast of Agistri with destination to Aponisos and Dorousa. Depending on the time available and your preferences, you can go hiking across Dorousa island and you can have lunch at the fish tavern of Aponissos or enjoy a special BBQ for you and your friends with salad, 4 types of meat, wine and dessert. During the BBQ preparation you can enjoy your swim in the saphire waters.
Before the cruise comes to an end, you will visit the village of Mylos (Agistri) and maybe enjoy one last swim at Metopi island – famous for its sea turtles.
Return is usually at around 17.00 p.m.
“Sunset Dinner” Aegina Cruise
Departure from Aegina around at 17.30 all along the coast line of Aegina towards the picturesque fishing village of Perdika and straight to the island of Moni where you will enjoy a good afternoon swim and snorkeling. Besides snorkeling, at Moni you can see deers, peacocks and wild goats (kri-kri species) as it is an animal sanctuary. After your refreshing dive, you will continue cruising the East coast of Agistri with destination to Aponisos where all arrangements will be set for you to enjoy your dinner of freshly-caught fish while watching the sun set – just magic… You will then cruise back to Aegina in the night under moonlight, arriving at Aegina around 23.30. You can also choose to stay on board overnight and disembark in Aegina next day after a nice breakfast at about 10:00 am.
“Two-day cruise” from Aegina
If you have two days to dispose, then we strongly recommend that you try this 2-days cruise around Aegina and the Saronic islands. You can inform Christos and his team of your preference and they will prepare an absolutely customized cruise for you and your family/ friends.
You can combine swims in the saphire waters of Agistri, visits in under water caves and animal sanctuaries, visits to the Peloponnese peninsula and Methana. You will have the chance to sleep over at an island of your choice that could be either Poros, Hydra or Spetses in the boat or under tents on a beach or of course in a relaxing hotel room. So, really, think about it…!
Bonus Tip 1: There are plenty more options for you to cruise Aegina and the neiboughring Saronic islands. All cruises are customized to your needs and desires.
Bonus Tip 2: Aegina Cruises team can organize water sport activities for you and your friends too.