Much of the Greek charter fleet is based in the area mostly at Alimos marina (Kalamaki)
Flights to and from Athens are numerous and good value. Getting to the departure marina is easy and quick.
Enormous selection of charter yachts
Two attractive itineraries for a one week cruise
You must cross shipping channel at start and finish (tiresome)
Crowded with other charterers less competent than you!
They are 6 night/7 day itineraries that with thought can be combined into 14 day cruises. If you have that long, consider the Southern Itinerary and continue south down the quieter East Coast of the Peloponnese.
Like its Vieux Port sister, this is much liked by visitors.
The Port of Garavan was inaugurated in 1967, it is the heart of the Garavan district. It is just 700 meters from the Italian border and less than 2 km from the city center. It is considered to be one of the largest ports on the French Riviera since it has 770 berths. This port, located on the edge of a residential area, offers boaters a full service on a postcard background. Its particularity is to be the first or the last port in France. The Port of Garavan is located at a land crossroads between France and Italy but also at sea. Its location makes it one of the closest starting points to Corsica, Sardinia or Sicily. You will find shops specializing in boating (shipchandler, repair, etc.) but also several quality restaurants. A launching crane is managed by the harbor master's office for your vessels up to 2 tonnes and for larger units you can benefit from the services of the shipyard which accommodates vessels up to 50 meters in length. A stopover at the Port of Garavan is to benefit from quality services, a calm and conducive environment before returning to the sea. Also discover the services of the Old Port of Menton and its careening area, located between Monaco and Italy.