1. Greece
  2. Cyclades
  3. Oia
  4. Santorini Volcano

Santorini: Private Catamaran Sailing with BBQ Meal & Drinks

Product ID: 107266
Life is full of special occasions and Santorini is one of the most beautiful places in the world to celebrate them. A private sailing cruise with a catamaran is the perfect choice.
About this activity
Duration: 5 hours
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English, Greek

Pickup included

Hotel or nearest point accessible by car.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Depart from Vlychada Marina, the southern side of the island
  • Sail to the Red and White Beaches, go through the Indian Rocks and Venetian Lighthouse
  • View the caldera of Santorini and the sunset (if it is the evening sailing cruise)
  • Explore the volcano of Santorini and its small nearby islands (Palia and Nea Kammeni islands) and swim in the sulfurous hot springs
Full description
Set sail from the southern port of Vlihada and follow the coastline until you reach the Red Beach in Akrotiri, one of the most beautiful beaches of the island with a distinct red color caused by the mineral rich and iron soil. Then, head to the White Rocky Beach, which you can only access by boat. A stop for swimming and snorkeling is highly recommended since it is difficult to resist the crystal clear blue waters with the rich underwater environment and reefs. 

Leaving the White Beach and heading to the Venetian lighthouse, sail below the Indian rocks through caves and rock formations, characteristic of the Aegean landscape. After sailing below the lighthouse, the yacht will turn and enter the caldera of Santorini. There, you will see everything opening in front of your eyes. The picturesque white houses hang from the cliffs like grapes off the cliff formations and the volcanic islands of Palea and Nea Kammeni. There, you will have the chance to sail below the traditional villages of Fira, Firostefani, Imerovigli and the overwhelming rock formations consisting of basalt and pumice. From there, head to the crater of the volcano and sail around it to have a full view of it and stop at the thermal springs for swimming at the sulfurous waters, that offer a natural spa.

Palia Kammeni, an inhabitant volcanic island next to the volcano, offers unique private bays and beaches, ideal for swimming and snorkeling, and perfect to enjoy your own privacy away from crowded locations. As you enjoy yourself, the attentive crew will prepare on-board a delicious fresh meal (lunch or dinner) consisting of a full menu with BBQ chicken fillets, fish fillets, shrimps, Greek salads, tzatziki dips and appetizers all accompanied with local wine, beers and cooling beverages.
Includes
  • Transfer from your hotel and back with an AC luxurious mini-van.
  • Guided tour
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Safety equipment
  • Towels on board
  • Full menu meal with BBQ shrimps, fish filet, chicken filet. Pasta Napolitana, Greek Salad with feta, tzatziki and sauce dips, appetizers.
  • Local wines, beers and soft beverages
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Vegetarian food option is available
• Children under 12-years-old must be accompanied
• Alcoholic drinks will be denied for under 18-years-old
• A white swimsuit is not recommended at the sulfur hot springs
• For the sunset cruise, you are advised to have a jacket
• Our customers need to send us copies of their passports (scanned images/photos) preferably shortly after booking the cruise, or at least 2 days before the cruise.
• When our customers are picked up, they need to have their passports on them (either the original or copies or digital versions - mobile archives - photos - scan). The port authorities have begun commencing passenger checking hence these files are mandatory.
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From US$ 1,332.27 US$ 1,199.04 Per group up to 4

Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 7 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    5 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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A Must Do in Santorini

We had an exceptional time during our day cruise. The entire crew was wonderful, assisting us with anything we wanted or needed. We were provided drinks of our choosing during the entire trip (wine, beer, soda, water, etc.), and we enjoyed the most delicious meal - from grilled shrimp, chicken, and fish to Greek salad and pasta - it was phenomenal! There were only two of us, and we were celebrating our engagement, and I have to say - the private tour is worth the extra cost, which was reinforced to us as we passed similar boats crowded with people that seemed quite crammed. We were able to choose the route we wanted to take, including the stops along the way. There were stops to jump off and swim at multiple locations, and we stopped for pictures at many places as well. Really, the entire day was incredible, and it was absolutely one of the top highlights of our time in Santorini. I highly recommend Spirikados - they provided us with an afternoon of perfection!

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July 15, 2019

What a enchanting, lovely and informative sail.

The staff-Kostas, Nikolas & Angela were incredible. Not only was Nikolas very informative about the history of Greece and its many Islands. Angela prepared a delicious meal for us. It was an incredible experience, one I won’t forget:) Thank you very much !!!

August 8, 2019

A Must Do in Santorini

We had an exceptional time during our day cruise. The entire crew was wonderful, assisting us with anything we wanted or needed. We were provided drinks of our choosing during the entire trip (wine, beer, soda, water, etc.), and we enjoyed the most delicious meal - from grilled shrimp, chicken, and fish to Greek salad and pasta - it was phenomenal! There were only two of us, and we were celebrating our engagement, and I have to say - the private tour is worth the extra cost, which was reinforced to us as we passed similar boats crowded with people that seemed quite crammed. We were able to choose the route we wanted to take, including the stops along the way. There were stops to jump off and swim at multiple locations, and we stopped for pictures at many places as well. Really, the entire day was incredible, and it was absolutely one of the top highlights of our time in Santorini. I highly recommend Spirikados - they provided us with an afternoon of perfection!

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July 15, 2019

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