Posted on 26/08/2019
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Full-Day Private Sailing Cruise from Pylos & Methoni

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Take a full-day sailing cruise starting from Pylos or Methoni and enjoy a day in the sea. During your private sailing cruise marvel the beautiful coastline and the commanding medieval castles of Pylos and Methoni. Swim and snorkel in crystalline waters or sunbathe on the deck of your boat having a relaxed and fun day.

DURATION: 8 hours
STARTING AT: 10.00 am
LANGUAGES: English, Russian, Greek
WHO CAN COME: This is a private cruise for up to 10 guests. Only your group will participate

Highlights

◾ Admire the amazing Navarino rock formations and listen to stories about the famous battle fought in these waters
◾ Marvel at the spectacular rugged coastline and the commanding medieval castles of Pylos and Methoni
◾ Swim and snorkel in amazing transparent waters in remote beaches and caves
◾ Enjoy a BBQ lunch with homemade organic ingredients

What is included

✔ Professional crew, certified with the highest safety standards
✔ Traditional lunch or BBQ with naturally grown ingredients
✔ Mineral water, soft drinks and juices
✔ Naturally grown fruits
✔ Traditional Greek snack with local wine
✔ Snorkelling equipment
✔ Photos & videos from the activities
✔ liability insurance, taxes on freight
✖ Extra drinks
✖ Transporation (can be arranged at an extra cost)

Description - What to expect

After a warm welcome and a short safety briefing, we depart from Pylos, the main wharf, moving through the amazing rocks formation of Navarino Bay listening to stories about the glorious battle of Navarino fought in these waters.

Sail towards Methoni and a Natura 2000 park with wild flora and fauna and admire the spectacular rugged coastline and the commanding medieval castles of Pylos and Methoni. We drop anchor at a secluded sandy beach of a remote island for swimming and snorkelling in the crystalline Aegean waters. Take time to watch wild goats “Ibex” while hesitantly come closer to you. While you are relaxing the crew is preparing a delicious BBQ lunch aboard. Alternatively, we can arrange to have lunch in one of the taverns right by the sea along Methoni.

On the return trip, we will further stop for swimming at the spectacular beaches of Voidokilia or Livadi depending on weather conditions. Along the way, we may encounter playful dolphins, turtles or seals. Coffee, tea, soft drinks, wine and beers, a small traditional snack and fruits will be on offer all along the trip.

About the boat

An ocean class 50 ft boat, rebuild 2018, reliable and innovative combining superior quality and modern design. The interior is made of selected oak woods and traditional craftsmanship with a focus on details. Both the construction and every detail meet the high demands of safety, manoeuvrability, speed and comfort. All equipment on the boat as the engine, rigging and winches come from the leading world manufacturers. Even in rough weather, the boat is responding superbly.

Her interior offers a very spacious saloon seating up to 12 persons around one big saloon table. Two triple ensuites (with heads) cabins are offered to our guests during our daily trips. The boat is equipped with all the modern and necessary navigational equipment such as GPS-Plotter-Echo sounder-VHF DSC. She is equipped with DVD player, TV, and sound system. She has a very big cockpit which offers to seat up to 20 persons with convenient swim ladder and gas BBQ. Photovoltaic panels and wind generator make her power autonomous. All deck is covered with Burma teak wood a luxury for the eyes and sunbathe on deck. She is certified to carry 25 persons on her daily trips.

Not included/Bring with you

Please bring with you appropriate for the season clothes, sunscreen and a hat

Who can come/Other requirements

Everyone can take part in this sailing cruise. Persons with disability are welcome to come on board and participate in the trip, however, a wheelchair cannot be used on the boat. Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Animals are welcomed but they have to stay on deck wearing life jackets. They shall have valid registration and vaccination booklet.

Where we will meet

Pylos: At the main pier
Gialova: From the beach by rib boat
Methoni: From the pier by rib boat
Costa Navarino: From the beach (Life Guard tower) – By rib boat

Cutoff time before activity

  • 2 days

Important Info

We serve customers from Pylos, Methoni, Gialova, Costa Navarino and all nearby beaches on appointment. No sailing experience is required.

A yummy extra full BBQ (35 euro/pp) with wine and beers, selection of meats, two salads, appetizers and delicatessen, dessert and fruits are offered aboard and is fully suggested. Please call us to arrange your menu at least 24 hrs in advance.

Required at least 48 hours in advance
1. For Charterer (Booker): Full Name, Address, Nationality, Passport Number
2. For all passengers: Full names, sexes, ages, any special care requirements.

Country

  • Greece
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