EMMYS FAM TRIP
APRIL 29 - MAY 1
29 April – Poros
Embarkation time: 10:00 am
After the embarkation in Poros, we will start our trip to Spetses.
It is a small Greek island located in the Saronic Gulf, not far from the Athens coastline. It is part of the Saronic Islands group and is known for its picturesque beauty, historical significance, and relaxed atmosphere.
We will stop in Dokos for lunch and a quick swim in her turquoise waters and playing with our selection of water toys on board and for those who are more adventurous
After our day we will head towards Spetses Island.
Spetses offers a variety of activities for visitors to enjoy. Whether you're interested in history, outdoor adventures. Take a leisurely stroll through the charming town of Spetses. Explore its narrow streets, neoclassical architecture, and picturesque harbor. You can also visit local beautiful shops. Biking is a popular way to get around Spetses since motorized vehicles are restricted in the town. Spetses has several hiking trails that allow you to explore the island's natural beauty. You can venture into the countryside and discover hidden gems. Enjoy a unique experience by going horseback riding on Spetses. There are many options that offer guided tours.
Last but not least, visit the Bouboulina Museum in the town of Spetses to learn about the island's history and the Greek War of Independence. There's also the Spetses Museum, which showcases local artifacts.
Dinner will be served on board.
30 April – Hydra
A nice morning stretch before breakfast - breakfast on board.
After breakfast we will set sail to the beautiful bay of Bitsi where we will stop for lunch, swim, relax .
After lunch we set sail for Hydra.
Spending the day exploring the beautiful and picturesque Hydra.
Hydra, a jewel of the Saronic Gulf, is more than just a Greek island; it's a step back in time to a world where traditional charm and natural beauty converge in harmony. Hydra's architecture is a masterpiece in itself. The town of Hydra, the island's capital, is a maze of cobblestone streets flanked by elegant 18th-century stone mansions. These neoclassical structures exhibit a style that harks back to the island's maritime heyday, when it was a bustling trade center. The restored mansions and the absence of modern construction provide a glimpse into the island's illustrious past. Hydra has a vibrant arts scene, and you can explore various art galleries showcasing the work of local and international artists. The island's creative atmosphere has been a source of inspiration for many. Hiking enthusiasts can explore the island's diverse landscapes, from pine-covered hills to rocky cliffs, providing panoramic views of the Aegean Sea.
For extra relaxation book an appointment in “ARMONIA” for a massage! A place dedicated to calmness and well-being
Highlight of the area is Sunset Watching: Hydronetta offers some of the most beautiful sunsets in the Greek islands!
Make sure you bring your cameras!!
01 May – Aegina
Good morning….breakfast time! We will set sail after breakfast in Hydra to the wonderful island of Aegina.
After our stroll we will have a lovely lunch on board and set sail for Aegina and spend a few hours there.
It has a wealth of attractions and scenic features. The well-known Aphea Temple is the island's main attraction. The island's capital, Aegina Town, is notable for its well-maintained structures. Agia Marina, Perdika, Souvala, Kypseli, Agii, and Vagia are just a few of the quaint tiny villages with distinctly traditional characteristics that can be found on the outskirts.
One of the most visited sites on Aegina is the church of Agios Nektarios and the monastery of Agia Triada that is located on a higher level overlooking the church.
Highlights are the smaller islands that surround it, including Moni, Metopi, Diaportia, Lagouses, Kyra, Dorousa, Spalathonisi, and Anonyma.
Last but not least, Aegina is well known for the pistachios and while they are found around the world, the variety found in Aegina, called koilarati, are rare and exceptionally delicious!
Arrival to Athens:
19:00 pm (Overnight onboard)
A nice evening walk around Athen’s center, explore Plaka, Thisio, Monastiraki and the Acropolis.
Farewell dinner in Athens!