Mount Athos best private motor yacht cruise in 2024, visit 16 monasteries

Mount Athos PRIVATE 2024 motor Yacht tour & Holy Monasteries

Discover the unique peace and beauty of Mount Athos by chartering a motor yacht for a day cruise. Leaving early in the morning from the Neos Marmaras port or Porto Carras Grand Resort Marina, you will set course towards the third ‘leg’ of Halkidiki Peninsula, Agio Oros. Since there are no women allowed on land, the best way to see the stunning monasteries and the amazing nature is only by the sea. You will cruise very close to the shore so you will be able to see all the monasteries very clear and do some sightseeing. After enjoying your cruise, we make a stop at Toroni Porto Koufo beautiful fishing village for launch. On our return cruise back to Neos Marmaras, you can sit back and enjoy the journey stop for a swim and watch the beautiful sunset. Mount Athos private motor yacht tour.

Starting point

Access to the embarkation point of  Ormos Panagias is easy from Gerakini, Psakoudia, Metamorphosis, Nikiti, Elia, Toroni, Sarti, Sykia, Vourvourou, Armenistis, Neos Marmaras, Agio Nikolaos, 2nd leg of Halkidiki – Sithonia, where we start our motor yachting tours.  From the 1st leg of Kassandra, we use Hrousos pier at Paliouri beach, Miraggio marina or Pefkochori (ex Kapsohora) pier for guests from N. Moudania, Nea Fokea, Athitos(Afitos), Sani, Kallithea, Kriopigi, Polychrono, Haniotis, Paliouri, Loutra Agias Paraskevis, Skioni, Possidi, Fourka and Siviri. From the 3rd leg, Ierissos, Eagles, Nea Roda, we start from Ouranoupolis.

During the cruise you will be able to see from 500m away:

  • Agias Annis Skiti
  • Nea Skiti
  • Holy Monastery of Aghiou Pavlou
  • Holy Monastery of Dionysiou or ‘Nea Petra’
  • Holy Monastery of Gregoriou
  • Holy Monastery of Simonopetra
  • Dafne port
  • Holy Monastery of Xeropotamou
  • Holy Monastery of Panteleimon or Rossikon (Russian)
  • Xenofontos Skiti
  • Holy Monastery of Xenofontos
  • Holy Monastery of Docheiariou
  • Arsanas (port of) Holy Monastery Zographou
  • Arsanas (port of) Holy Monastery of Chilandariou

The best day of your life starts here!

What’s included

All boats have a minimum of 8 guests capacity, WC, hot water, fully equipped kitchen, safety equipment, Radio CD player, Bimini top (tent over the cockpit), cockpit pillows, dinghy (small inflatable boat with engine). One cabin is at your disposal to store your stuff, change clothes, for the kids to rest, etc


  • VAT.
  • Boat fees, Professional skipper, marina fees.
  • Water, Electricity.
  • Drinking water, soft drinks, snacks, coffee or tea

Not included:

  • Fuel, Petrol (unless specified in our offer)
  • lunch & dinner
  • beach towels

Mount Athos Map – 2024


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