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Hydra, Poros and Egina Day Cruise from Athens with Optional VIP Upgrade

Highlights
  • Tour the Julia Morgan–designed Hearst Castle with a guide
  • See several stately rooms in the mansion's main building 
  • Walk around the grounds independently after the guided tour
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Hydra, Poros and Egina Day Cruise from Athens with Optional VIP Upgrade
From US$ 118.44
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Standard Cruise only
Standard Cruise Experience to Hydra, Poros and Egina from Athens with Lunch (hotel transfer not included)
US$ 118.44
Standard Cruise with Transfer
Standard Cruise Experience to Hydra, Poros and Egina from Athens with shared transfer (selected hotels only) and lunch
US$ 132.65
VIP Cruise Experience
VIP Cruise Experience to Hydra, Poros and Egina from Athens with shared hotel transfer, served buffet lunch, . Free shore excursion, access to exclusive VIP lounge and bar, finger food, meet captain
US$ 290.18
Overview
Visiting the islands of Hydra, Poros, and Egina from Athens in a day is challenging, especially without chartering a boat or taking multiple ferries. This cruise makes it possible aboard one comfortable ship, and includes time to stroll and shop on each island. Relax with pre-arranged tickets and timings, enjoy an onboard lunch, take island tours (at your own expense), and upgrade for VIP boarding and lounge access.
What to Expect
After pickup in central Athens or your Athens hotel by air-conditioned coach, head for Piraeus port.

Relax as you cruise to Poros, taking time on route to either sign up for tours on Egina (Aegina) or Hydra (both own expense) or decide to explore independently. If you’ve upgraded, enjoy extra-comfortable transportation, private check-in, VIP lounges in port and onboard, a welcome drink, buffet lunch in a VIP dining room, Wi-Fi, and access to the ship’s sun deck.

At Poros, get free time to enjoy the tavernas, shops, and other attractions. After lunch on board, cruise to Hydra and Egina. Dock at each island to stroll and shop independently, or take the optional Hydra walking tour or Egina bus tour (both at your own expense) to the classical Temple of Aphaia.

Finally, enjoy an onboard folklore show as you cruise back to Athens for drop-off at your departure point.
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Reviews (34)

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Less Than Impressed

I took a similar cruise around 13 years ago to the same islands. That one was on a smaller boat and it was a totally unforgettable trip. I wanted to repeat the experience for my daughter. Sadly, it was not to be. This boat was...More

8  Thank vern C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
This is not a rating of the above-mentioned service or company, but the opinion

This is not a rating of the above-mentioned service or company, but the opinion of a tourist and a sailor who visited several islands and the Cyclades several times. If you want to relax and feel the real Greece in each of these places, you...More

2  Thank Damian D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Not impressed

We were provided with documentation to be at Jason Inn Hotel at 7.17. We had booked through Andys tours. We arrived at 7am to be told we were late and missed the bus. We were furious with the attitude..... well it is your fault. We...More

7  Thank gc243
Christos N, Customer Service Representative at Chat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello from Chat Tours, This review is connected with Andy's Tours . We are Chat Tours, different company. Kind regards, Angelina Skyla.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Beautiful way to spend a day!

Beautiful scenery, lovely little shops to get the freshest olive oil and pistachios. Never got to Hydra due to strong winds and high seas made docking dangerous. Would have loved to go and were offered the same trip next day but we were leaving for...More

1  Thank ChathamFoodlover
Reviewed 14 June 2018
It's all about money but do it anyway

If you understand it's all about money then you can enjoy this trip. I would estimate a full cruise would yield around 25,000 euros after commission is paid to all the tour operators who all sell this trip at varying prices. From the 30k they...More

10  Thank casspb
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