Cruise 7

Ouranoupolis to Mount Athos & islets Drenia

A Mix Tour

A tour by the Monasteries & swim at islets Drenia

Combining sightseeing and relaxation

Departure from Ouranoupolis

The Cruise to Mount Athos departs every day from Ouranoupolis at 10:30 in the morning with the “Ioanna” boat. Ouranoupolis is located just before the border with Mount Athos, where one can only access by boat through the sea. Our cruise to Mount Athos heads to the southwest side of the Athos peninsula.

Tour in 8 Monasteries

The whole experience of the cruise to Mount Athos is unique. For approximately 40 minutes until we come across the first monastery, the visitor can admire the miracle of nature that is untouched by the human hand. Unique beaches and wild beauty of green, mountain, ravines and steep cliffs.

Swimming at islets Drenia + Lunch in traditional tavern (not included in price)

The cruise at 13:45 returns to Ouranoupolis and passengers get on board in smaller ship and cruise to Drenia islets in an organized beach. Then there is a 2 hour stop for a swim in the exotic islets of Drenia of the island of Ammouliani. At that time, passengers can have lunch in traditional tavern (lunch in tavern is not included in the price). Cruise returns at 17:00 in Ouranoupolis.

On-board amenities

Things you can enjoy during the cruise

A documentary about the monks’ life on three TVs in the lounge, and video games for the kids.

Video-tapes about the Holy Mount, books in many languages, maps etc.

Cold dishes, ouzo, beer, pizza

Any type of coffee, chocolate

Holy icons (wax or paper), knit bracelets, incenses and many more souvenirs

Taking photos on-board with your own camera or with ours.

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Discounts start from 10% from the first ticket you book online and can reach up to 40% for 35 tickets or more!