Water activity

Rhenia Yacht Cruise and Delos Guided Tour with Transfers

Activity provider: Sunfos Alessia Yachting

Rhenia Yacht Cruise and Delos Guided Tour with Transfers

Activity provider: Sunfos Alessia Yachting
Save up to 15%

From US$ 139.80 US$ 118.83 per person

Free transfers, visit Delos and enjoy swimming and snorkeling to a secluded cove off the uninhabited Rhenia island. Experience ancient history with a guide, private beach time, and lunch with drinks.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Reserve now & pay later
Keep your travel plans flexible — book your spot and pay nothing today.
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures are in place. Check your activity voucher once you book for full details. Learn more
Duration 7 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup and drop-off shuttle service is included and is either from/to your hotel, or a designated meeting point. The pick-up time and meeting point are arranged according to the location of your accommodation via contact with your local operator after booking. It is shared transportation with a timetable. The embarkation time of this cruise is at 8:45 AM and the departure time is at 9:30 AM.

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the archeological site of Delos with a licensed guide
  • Explore the uninhabited island of Rhenia
  • Swim in crystal-clear waters and enjoy included snorkeling gear
  • Savor a lunch of a specially prepared pasta, Greek salad, and fruits
  • Enjoy complimentary white house wine, rosé wine, and soft drinks
Full description

Your sailing cruise experience starts with complimentary transportation from your hotel or a designated meeting point depending on the location of the accommodation. One of the cruise representatives will greet you and give you an overview of the cruise itinerary. Once an overview of the sailing yacht and important safety information has been introduced by the crew, you will set sail for Rhenia and Delos islands, the center of the Cyclades, located few miles south-west of Mykonos. During the cruise the crew will be happy to show you how to raise and trim the sails as well as to steer the yacht, weather permitting. Along the way, as you admire the spectacular scenery and the remarkable blue Aegean waters, you can enjoy music of your choice. Relax on deck, sunbathe, and hear about local island history from the crew. After around 60 minutes of sailing, you’ll arrive at the unspoiled island of Rhenia, separated from the sacred island of Delos by a small strait. You’ll drop anchor in the idyllic bay and have around 2 hours to enjoy swimming and snorkeling, and then a light lunch on board of specially made pasta, Greek Salad and fresh fruit. A selection of complimentary house wine and soft drinks are also offered. The next stop is the archaeological site of Delos, where you’ll have approximately 1.5 to 2 hours at your disposal to explore the island with a professional English-speaking guide. According to mythology, Delos was the birthplace of Apollo, the god of daylight and of music and his twin sister Artemis, the goddess of night light and hunting. The sanctuary dedicated to Apollo and Artemis surrounded by a Hellenic city of about 30,000 inhabitants, the monuments, and impressive mosaics from the Archaic, the Classical, and the Hellenistic periods are certainly worth exploring. Delos was inhabited between 2500 and 69 BC, and was a famous religious center as well as a major commercial center. It was proclaimed a tax-free port and due to its exceptionally favorable geographical location, became the hub of the transit trade between the eastern and western, and northern and southern Mediterranean. In 1990 the whole island of Delos was designated a World Cultural Property and is protected by UNESCO. Visit the museum and walk up Mount Kynthos, which at 367 feet (112 meters) provides stunning views of the surrounding Cycladic islands. At the end of the trip, sail back to Mykonos. Complimentary shuttle transportation will be waiting for you to take you on your way back.

Includes
  • Access to Rhenia Island
  • Access to Delos
  • Live tour guide
  • Transport for activity duration: Yacht
  • Lunch
  • Fruits
  • Water
  • Coffee
  • Tea
  • Soft drink
  • Wine
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users
    • People with mobility impairments
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You must fill out a travel information form

    Select participants and date

    Participants

    Date

    Important information

    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card
    • Comfortable shoes
    • Warm clothing
    • Windbreaker
    • Sunglasses
    • Sun hat
    • Swimwear
    • Change of clothes
    • Towel
    • Sunscreen
    • Closed-toe shoes

    Not allowed

    • High-heeled shoes
    • Luggage or large bags
    • Intoxication

    Know before you go

    • Due to local laws, you must provide the full name and passport number for all participants of your booking before the departure date
    • In case of pregnancy, mobility problems or health issues advice should be sought before booking
    • It is recommended that you schedule your cruise date at the beginning of your stay in Mykonos, especially for short stay vacation planners, in case of cancellations due to bad weather
    • For passengers who disembark at the archaeological site of Delos, the dress code is modest: walk shorts, pants and t-shirts etc. No entrance is allowed in bathing suits
    • According to the number of guests and the weather conditions, the yacht used is either up to 51 feet or the 112-foot Motor-Sailer yacht
    • Tickets to the archaeological site of Delos are not included (€12 per person, payable by cash, on site)
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.6 /5

    based on 499 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.7/5
    • Transportation
      4.7/5
    • Value for money
      4.4/5
    • Safety
      4.7/5

    Sort by:

    Traveler type:

    Star rating:

    Recommended tour that keeps what it promises! Swimming stop on Rhenia was a great experience: the color and clarity of the water is extraordinary! The catering on board was also excellent! The guided tour on Delos was very interesting and informative! The shuttle service also worked perfectly and the schedule was perfectly adhered to!

    October 3, 2022

    I could have put 5 stars, if it hadn't been for the incident of departure. I booked the day before a cruise on a yacht, with in the photos about ten people and support. The pick-up is 15 minutes from our accommodation and when we arrive we are offered a very large boat with more than sixty people. The company finally agreed to let us board the planned boat. The cruise is very pleasant, the captain and Nikolas very friendly. Tour of Delos with perfect guide. Friendly people on board, very pleasant in a small group, simple and good meal, crystal clear sea. I recommend.

    Read more

    September 30, 2022

    Excellent tour of Delos island! Such a rich and tragic history filled with mythology. Our yatch was nice and the crew was great. Simple but tasty meal for lunch. Had gluten free pasta and options for other dietary restrictions. Lots of time to swim and relax in crystal blue sea. Highly recommend.

    September 11, 2022

    Product ID: 58746