Saronic Cruise Guide: Island Hopping Made Easy

Embarking on a Saronic Cruise offers an unparalleled opportunity to explore the spellbinding beauty of the Saronic Gulf. With BestCruise, adventurers can immerse themselves in the enchanting landscapes and crystal-clear waters that adorn this part of Greece. 

This one-day cruise traverses from one breathtaking island to another, and it is an invitation to indulge in a slice of Greek paradise, where luxury meets the timeless allure of the sea.

Exquisite Cruises to the Saronic Islands

When you embark with us, you get more than a scenic tour of your dream destinations. You get an immersive experience, a chance to connect with the history, culture, and flavours of each location. Every moment, both on and off our authentic wooden sailing boat, is designed to give you a unique insight into the charm and lifestyle of the Saronic Gulf islands. Our meticulously planned route promises a matchless excursion as we connect you with the essence of island splendor.


Agistri is a picturesque island in the Saronic Gulf, a haven for nature lovers. It offers beautiful blue waters and lush green landscapes. Visitors can relax on the lovely sandy beach between Megalochori and Skala, in the shadow of the island’s distinctive blue-domed structure. Adventurous visitors have the option of participating in a bike tour from Megalochori to Chalikiada, which offers a great way to explore the island’s natural beauty. Don’t miss the chance to buy some local pine honey, a sweet memento of your time on the island.

Aponisos, Moni, or Metopi

Plunge into the mesmerizing turquoise waters and revel in the stunning landscapes each island showcases. Whether you’re daring enough to leap into the flawless waters or snorkel among the scenic islets, every island offers a distinctive summer experience filled with unforgettable moments.

Delight in the peaceful surroundings of Moni, nestled among lush pine trees, or find serenity in Aponisos’ secluded cove, perfect for relaxing and snorkeling in its unspoiled waters. Meanwhile, Metopi awaits to stun you with its captivating vistas, providing the ultimate setting for swimming and relaxation. And as you indulge in the crystal-clear waters, we’ll be preparing a delectable Mediterranean lunch, ensuring a seamless blend of adventure and culinary experience under the sun. The choice of swimming spot depends on the weather conditions on the day of the cruise.


Aegina is an island where history is palpable in the architecture and landscapes. Famous for its high-quality pistachios, Aegina is a place of discovery, with charming alleyways and beautiful beaches. As soon as you arrive, you’ll see the impressive Temple of Apollo, inviting you to explore the island’s rich history and enticing narratives. Everywhere you go, Aegina’s heritage is noticeable in the neoclassical architecture. Here, enjoying the locally grown pistachios or the artisanal pistachio ice cream is a true delight.

When it comes to food, your adventure doesn’t stop at sunset. BestCruise takes you to a traditional seafood tavern, where you can taste ‘katsoules’, a local speciality, perfectly matched with a glass of fresh Greek wine.

The Luxury Onboard

Best Cruise isn’t just about the picturesque destinations—our priority is to provide you a journey laden with indulgences. Onboard our Saronic cruise, you can relax in the comfort of our luxuriously appointed lounges, savour mouth-watering delicacies at our exquisite dining venues, and delve into a world of entertainment seldom experienced at sea. 

This trip redefines your Greek island vacation dreams, transforming it from a mode of travel to a luscious, serene escape from the everyday hustle. Every detail on Best Cruise is meticulously orchestrated to ensure the highest degree of comfort and satisfaction for our esteemed guests.

Creating Timeless Memories with BestCruise

At Best Cruises, we pride ourselves on crafting voyages that don’t merely take you from one island to another; we help create enduring memories. Whether it involves marvelling at the golden hues of a Grecian sunset onboard, toasting to the good times at our bar, savoring the local flavors cooked by our exemplary culinary team, or unwinding as we navigate through the tranquil waters of the Saronic Gulf, these moments are designed to last a lifetime.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. What is a day cruise to the Saronic Islands?

A day cruise to the Saronic Islands is a one-day trip that takes you on a journey across the beautiful islands of the Saronic Gulf, allowing you to explore various attractions and landmarks.

2. What is a Saronic Islands cruise from Athens?

A Saronic Islands cruise from Athens is a tour starting from the Greek capital, visiting the islands in the Saronic Gulf, including Aegina, Agistri, and Aponisos, Moni, Or Metopi.

3. What is a Saronic cruise?

A Saronic cruise is a boating journey across the waters of the Saronic Gulf, visiting several of its picturesque islands and offering unique cultural and culinary experiences.

4. What is the best time to do a Saronic island cruise?

The best time to do a Saronic cruise is during the late spring and early autumn months, when the weather is pleasant and suitable for exploring the islands.

5. What destinations in the Saronic Gulf does Best Cruise tour?

Best Cruise tours to the prime destinations in the Saronic Gulf – the iconic islands of Aegina, Agistri, and Aponisos, Moni, Or Metopi, offering a range of unique cultural, scenic, and gastronomic experiences.