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Boat Tours in Santorini

Catamaran Cruises

Scenic Catamaran Trip around Santorini with BBQ and Beverages

5 hours
English speaking tour guide
Sunset near Akrotiri
Max 18 people Semi-Private (shared)
BBQ meal included Main menu: BBQ on board with chicken fillet, sausage, and shrimps. Appetizers: Greek salad with feta, Ntakos (barley rusk with tomato and feta), tzatziki and sauce dips, fresh fruits, and a delicious dessert. Vegetarian/Vegan meal available upon request.
Free local wine, beers & soft drinks All guests are offered 1 extra glass of Prosecco wine
Free pickup & drop-off You will be picked up from your stay or the nearest accessible point, by minibus
Vessel information The cruise takes place on a 46ft (14m) Lagoon 460
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 port for the daytime cruise or Ammoudi port for the sunset cruise
Starting time10:00 AM (Daytime Cruise) or 15:00 (Sunset Cruise)
Experience an incredible 5-hour Catamaran cruise around Santorini’s most renowned sites, onboard a spacious and comfortable Catamaran that offers an unparalleled sense of freedom! It’s an experience of a lifetime!

This Catamaran cruise guarantees to lead you on a thrilling journey across the island, providing you with the opportunity to appreciate the breathtaking scenery! So, prepare yourself and come join this unique cruising adventure!

After convenient transportation from your hotel, you will reach the starting point of the cruise to embark on your mythical journey to places of unique beauty around the island. The hidden beaches, the imposing Volcano, the healing Hot Springs, beautiful landmarks, the view of picturesque villages on the Caldera, and small neighboring islands, are the remarkable sights that you will have the chance to witness aboard this Catamaran boat. You can choose between the 5-hour Day Cruise, which starts from Vlychada port and finishes at Ammoudi port, and the 5-hour Sunset Cruise, which starts from Ammoudi port and finishes at Vlychada port. Either choice guarantees beautiful moments at the sea!

Day Cruise

Starting from Vlychada port at around 10:00, the catamaran will head to the spectacular Red beach where you can unwind, swim, and capture some great pictures! Next, you will pass by the secluded White beach and Mesa Pigadia beach, as your catamaran sails close to the Black Mountain, with the Indian Rock formations on it, and the ancient Venetian Lighthouse on its top, providing an opportunity for you to appreciate the exceptional allure of the volcanic terrain. The stunning hues surrounding you will undoubtedly leave you awe-inspired! After, follows the tour to the Volcano and the Hot Springs, where you will encounter the dynamic volcanic force of the island, along with a beneficial bath in the full of sulfur waters. The subsequent destination is Therasia Island, which is an ideal location for swimming or just sunbathing on the deck, before sailing towards the well-known Ammoudi Port in Oia for the end of the cruise.

Sunset Cruise

For those who wish to cherish the magical Santorini sunset by the sea and spend romantic moments with their partner, the Sunset Cruise is the ideal choice! The starting point of the cruise will be the graphic port of Ammoudi at 15:00, and then you will head to the first destination, Therasia island. As you continue cruising, the Catamaran will lead you to the amazing Volcano and the unique Hot Springs for a therapeutic swim before you pass by the huge Black Mountain and the Venetian Lighthouse on the south part of the island. Next, a visit to the majestic beaches, the White beach and the Red beach, a chance for a refreshing swim and navigation through the clear blue waters until sunset time. It’s time to get captivated by the stunning view of the sun disappearing on the horizon and take the most amazing photos while drinking a glass of sparkling Prosecco wine. Then, the catamaran will sail to Vlychada Port.

During both cruises, snorkeling equipment, and towels will be available on board, and you will also have the chance to enjoy a flavorsome full BBQ meal prepared with the freshest ingredients, accompanied by unlimited local wine, beers, and soft drinks.

Embark on this Catamaran adventure and discover Santorini's stunning views from a unique viewpoint out in the open sea!

What you will see/visit
Booking options
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Tour Details
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Transportation from/to your stay with an A/C mini-bus
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Safety equipment
  • Drinks (white santorinian wine, beers, soft drinks, a glass of Prosecco wine)
  • Maps and information about our island
  • Towels (to be returned to the crew)
  • Group Tour
  • Greek menu prepared on the spot (Greek salad, barley rusk with tomato and feta, tzatziki, grilled chicken fillet, sausage, shrimps, fresh fruits & dessert. Vegetarian/Vegan meal: pasta with Mediterranean sauce and mixed vegetables (upon request).
  • Swimming noodles & life jackets
What to bring
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • 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
  • All yachts and boats in Greece cannot moor directly on the beach. We have selected the best points for swimming and snorkeling, as close as possible to the beach.
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • The map depicts the course of the Sunset cruise. The Morning or Day cruise follows the exact opposite route
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Good to Know


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.


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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