Samos: Full-Day Guided Island Bus Tour
- Pickup available
- Duration: 8 hours
Discover the untouched island of Kasonisi on a half-day sailing trip, and swim in the Icarian Sea's turquoise waters along your way. Board your boat at the charming Pythagorean Port on Samos' East Coast and set sail for Kasonisi. The water is only half a meter deep in the section between the two islands, and you can see every grain of white sand at the bottom. Hop off the boat for a cooling swim here. Then, continue your journey to the paradisiacal Posidonion Beach, where you can choose to swim or relax and sunbathe on the beach. Tuck into a tasty sandwich for lunch before returning to Samos
Start the tour by stepping back in time to the Ancient Greek era with a visit to the Temple of Hera. Admire this marvelous feat of construction which dates back to ancient time. Then, head north for a guided tour of the 15th-century Monastery of Megali Panagia, an excellent example of Byzantine Greek architecture. Enjoy a short walk through the traditional mountain village of Pyrgos which is famous for its honey and ceramics for a short walk. After visiting Pyrgos, make an optional stop in the area of Koutsi – an ideal place to take panoramic photos. After this, visit a traditional winery for a chance to taste some of the famous Samian wines. Continue the tour through the varied green landscape until you reach the 2nd large town on the island called Karlovassi. Stop here for lunch and admire the beautiful neoclassical houses and mansions. Next, set off again along the wild and romanti...
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