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.
Symi Town is one of the grat beauty spots of Greece with its classical 19th century houses tumbling down the hill in a spectacular display of colour. The harbour is crowded, the harbour master gets over-excited, and crossed anchors are an unpleasant fact of life. There is excellent shopping listed in our services section - notably the butcher and the grocer/wine merchant. Visiting cruise ships and the attendant hordes are an occupational hasard.