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Boat Tours in Santorini

Catamaran Cruises

Caldera Catamaran Cruise in Santorini with BBQ meal and Drinks

5 hours
Free local wine, beers & soft drinks
Max 16 persons
English speaking tour guide
Sunset near Akrotiri
BBQ meal included Lunch or dinner with seafood, chicken fillet, grilled sausages, traditional Greek delicacies & dips, veggie rice, salad and dessert
Free pickup & drop-off You will be picked up from your stay or the nearest accessible point, by minibus
Electronic voucher (e-Ticket) Show the voucher on your mobile device to enjoy the activity
Free cancellation Up to 100% refund according to the cancellation policy
Book Now & Pay Later Secure your spot while keeping your plans flexible. Pay a few days before your experience.
Departure point Vlychada Marine
Departure time10:30 AM (Daytime Cruise) or 15:30 (Sunset Cruise)
Get Ready for a One-in-a-Lifetime Experience Sailing along the Blue Waters of Santorini While Savoring a Delicious Meal Onboard

Sailing across the majestic waters of Santorini, the catamaran will stop at the famous Red Beach. You’ll get a chance to take some stunning photos and enjoy a refreshing swim before we continue to sail along the White Beach, ancient lighthouse, Black Mountain, and the southern Caldera. You can admire the mesmerizing beauty of the volcanic beaches or relax and sunbathe on the deck.

The next stop will be Hot Springs, where you’ll indulge in a unique experience of sensing the island’s spirit. A fresh meal will be served to all passengers along with some fulfilling dessert. You’ll have fun devouring tasty seafood, chicken fillet, and salads. There will also be an open bar, serving refreshing beverages, local white wine, and beer. Moreover, special meals will be served for people with specific dietary needs upon request.

After the meal, the catamaran will head towards the Vlychada Port and southern part of the island, taking the return route.

You can choose between the following two cruise options, depending on your specific needs, requirements, and preferences.

Day Cruise
The day cruise starts at 10:30 AM and offers an exciting opportunity to explore the beautiful spots on the island. First, you’ll stop at Red Beach, where you can unwind by the shore or swim in the clear blue water. The cruise will then continue along the White Beach, Black Mountain, and the Venetian Light House to reach the Hot Springs. You can swim and snorkel in the therapeutic water and capture the unbelievable beauty of the island on your camera.
A delicious meal will be served on board, after which the cruise will return to the starting point by 15:30.

Sunset Cruise
The sunset cruise starts at 15:30, inviting you to witness the immersive views of Caldera like never before. Starting from the Vlychada Port, it will take you to the Red and White beaches, Black Mountain, volcano, and Hot Springs. In addition to exploring the hotspots of the volcanic area, you will enjoy watching the sun dip into the crystal blue waters.
After the sightseeing, you will enjoy a mouthwatering dinner on board with your loved ones.

What you will see/visit
Booking options
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Tour Details
Inclusions
  • Seafood, chicken fillet and salads
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Transportation from/to your stay with an A/C mini-bus
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Safety equipment
  • Drinks (soft drinks, white santorinian wine, beer)
  • Meal included
  • Maps and information about our island
  • Greek salad
  • Towels (to be returned to the crew)
Exclusions
  • Gratuities (optional)
Additional info
  • Full name is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Vegetarian or any other special dietary needs available upon request
  • For the sunset cruise, you are advised to bring a jacket
  • A white swimsuit is not recommended at the sulfurous hot springs
  • Alcoholic drinks will be denied for those under 18 years old
  • Children under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult
  • Children of the age group 4 to 12 years old will be charged half ticket
Reviews by real customers
4.7
Excellent based on 8 reviews
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Ryan T. Ireland, 1 Oct 2022
Brilliant

Wonderful experience! The 2 hosts were very friendly and funny and the meal was fabulous, highly recommend doing it

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Andreea G. Romania, 25 Sep 2022
Amazing

A must do.

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Sajmir K. United Kingdom, 29 Jul 2022
Caldera catamaran cruise

Wonderful experience! The staff from booking the experience to looking after us on the boat were very pleasant and happy to help, the sunset was magical, Would definitely recommend.

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Claire E. United Kingdom, 4 Jul 2022
What a day! Amazing 🤩

Crew were fabulous & knowledgeable about the scenery. I really did not expect to enjoy the food onboard but I couldn’t fault it! , Wonderful experience, would highly recommend 🙌🏻

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Good to Know

Voucher

Once your booking is complete, you will receive the voucher, which includes the meeting point, time and supplier’s contact information, at your email address. You need to have it with you, in paper form or in digital form.

Cancellation

If you cancel at least 2 day(s) in advance of the scheduled date, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled date, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Passport or Id

Full names of the passengers (as shown on their passport or id). Passengers need to have onboard with them their passport or id or a copy of them, in case the Port Authority runs a check on the boat. A picture on their mobile will suffice.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, all catamaran cruises include vegetarian/vegan choices in their menus. Please report your food preference in the "Notes" field of the checkout page.

Yes, if your children are acquainted with the sea, they will love the catamaran ride. In addition, there is snorkeling equipment available on board. Don’t forget to take sunscreen, a hat and a light jacket with you.

Yes, all catamaran cruises provide free pickup and drop-off services no matter where you stay in Santorini. Please fill in the details of your Airbnb on the checkout page.

There are numerous things to do onboard - take delight in the catamaran ride and the amazing views of Santorini from the sea, sunbathe, and enjoy the meal the staff will prepare for you, or just relax with your drink on board!

Absolutely! Greece is one of the safest countries to swim in. You will be glad to know that sharks in the Aegean Sea (usually from species such as dogfish) are harmless, sightings are extremely rare while attacks are unheard of! In addition, the waves are usually small, especially inside the Caldera where most boat cruises make stops for swimming. So, based on the above, if you enjoy swimming, snorkeling, or even diving... you are in the right place!

All Catamaran vessels are fitted with toilets, for the use of guests onboard.
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