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Barca Sailing

Vlychada, Greece
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About Barca Sailing
Captain Yiannis and his crew will take you to a fantastic trip inside the Caldera of Santorini or to other Aegean islands!
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Sunset Caldera Sailing Cruise

Some of Santorini's best views are from the water, so catch an unforgettable Aegean sunset from the deck of a sailing ship on an afternoon cruise that's ideal for couples, families, and small groups. Carefully selected stops let you soak in volcanic hot springs, swim at Red Beach, snorkel off the boat, and admire the Akrotiri lighthouse. As the sun sinks toward the horizon, drop anchor and savor a freshly prepared dinner with Greek wine, served right on deck.
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5 hours
from $126.24

Morning Caldera Sailing Cruise

Spend the morning swimming, snorkelling and sunbathing on this 5-hour cruise from Santorini. Marvel at the volcanic landscapes at you cruise around the caldera, spot natural landmarks like The Indian and Nea Kameni island, and dive in to swim at Mesa Pigadia beach and Red beach. Along the way, cruise past Akrotiri lighthouse and Aspronisi island, take a dip in the volcanic hot springs, and tuck into a delicious BBQ lunch (included) on-board.
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5 hours
from $174.33
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ferg17 wrote a review Aug 2020
Rayleigh, United Kingdom447 contributions124 helpful votes
Wonderful morning cruise with Captain Yiannis and Zoe. Told Yiannis beforehand that my 11 year old daughter was nervous about sailing and he instantly took her under his wing, letting her steer the boat, feeding the fish with her and scaring off rival boats true pirate style, ahagh! Great snorkelling and a fabulous lunch accompanied by wine and beer. Only 5 of us on that cruise that morning which was lovely. Cannot recommend this tour enough. Wonderful finish to our holiday. Thanks Yiannis!
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ORDHKG wrote a review Aug 2020
Dublin, Ireland7 contributions1 helpful vote
Yiannis is a great host and a better sailor. Four of us had a fantastic time on our sunset cruise, which is just about fully customizable. There are bigger boats and more polished websites for cruises in the caldera, but you’ll have a great time with Barca.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Emmaleenleeds wrote a review Aug 2020
Leeds, United Kingdom256 contributions51 helpful votes
We booked this as a birthday treat for my husband & was so glad we chose this one!! The boat was beautiful plenty of room to sunbath or shade if wanted! We saw the other group tours boarding their boats in bigger groups, so glad we paid a little extra for a private tour!! The places we stopped off at were beautiful & captain Giannis & Isidoro were brilliant hosts! They really knew their history of the beautiful island they really made the trip a memorable one for us! The spread of food was out of this world!! Truly restaurant quality! Fresh prawns, muscles, pasta, rice, Greek salad, cheese potatoes to make but a few!! Really wasn’t expecting such a feast! And to finish the tour we had the most amazing sunset pics to follow :) This tour really made our holiday it was truly a spectacular trip thank you so much! Highly recommended!! Five stars from the Wilkinson’s Thank you for making our holiday x
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Agapi M wrote a review Jul 2020
Makrinitsa, Greece9 contributions1 helpful vote
The trip was a unique experience! Isidoros the Captain and Zoi were great and full of joy! Zoi's knowledge and tips about the island and captain's sailing experience made the trip even better! The food was delicious, snorkeling around volcano was unique and sunset was unbelievable! We would definitely choose Barca Sailing again in the future!
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Date of experience: July 2020
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invictan_ wrote a review Apr 2020
London, United Kingdom7 contributions1 helpful vote
This was such an unforgettable experience. We were a small group of people and the husband and wife ran sailed the yacht. They went above and beyond to ensure that our money was well spent and also briefed us on the history of the island during the sail. The food and atmosphere were amazing, you truly felt like you were a millionaire sailing the cyclades. I would highly recommend to anyone seeking a break from the world.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from CAPTAINY4, Ιδιοκτήτης at Barca Sailing
Responded Aug 13, 2020
Thank you very much!
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