The Cyclades are the most famous archipelago among the Greek islands.
The islands were named after the circle they form around the small island of Delos, the place where according to the legend Apollo was born.
The archipelago consists of 200 small islands and 23 large ones. The most famous islands are Santorini and Mykonos that are also the top destinations in Greece.
The islands are known for beautiful beaches, the crystal blue waters of the Aegean Sea and their lovely architecture, with the typical white houses.
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Therefore, for all these reasons this beautiful part of the Aegean Sea offers an infinity of itineraries for unforgettable mini cruises. Below some examples of places to visit:
Mykonos that is famous for the vibrant nightlife and is one of the most attractive islands in the Cyclades.
There is something for everyone on Mykonos, for those who want to explore the typical alleys of white and blue houses and for those who are looking for the best party spot.
Among the nicest places to see: Chora village, Little Venice, the church of Panagia Paraportiani.
The island of Santorini is one of the most romantic spots in Greece, it is famous all over the world for its romantic sunsets, luxurious resorts, and volcanic land. The islands around the main one Santorini (Thira) are part of a volcanic crater collapsed in the sea which left magnificent cliffs that range up to 400 m.
Main attractions on the island: The archaeological site of Akrotiri, Ammoudi, Ancient Thira.
If you are looking for an island that offers a bit of everything, Paros may be the right place for you, with its charming villages, fishing harbors, lively nightlife, great sandy beaches. If you love a more active holiday you shouldn't miss the beaches in the southeastern side famous for windsurfing.
Furthermore, there is Naxos, the greenest and the largest island of Cyclades.
Naxos was one of the major cultural centers in ancient times and one of the most fertile islands in Greece rich of grapevines.
Main attractions: The Venetian museum and the Temple of Apollo.
These are only a few examples, but as mentioned above there are several itineraries all over Greece, so have a look to the luxury yachts we are chartering in the region and contact us, we will be glad to give you the best advice about the routes and places to see.