Escape the crowds with a unique series of itineraries and exploration cruises. Combine the luxuries of life on board luxury vessels with exciting excursions, a chance to discover less-visited spots and onshore explorations of local landscapes and wildlife.
Astro Palace Hotel & Suites offers guests a heady combination of indulgent services and enriching discovery. Elevating and redefining the traditional notions of luxury cruising with innovative excellence, exquisitely designed vessels, bold itineraries, customized destination immersion, and the highest standards of personalized service at sea and on land.
To make your days on Santorini an unforgettable experience…
Caldera Traditional Day Cruise
The Day Cruise starts with sailing along our beautiful coastline, swimming at the Red Beach, admire the black and red rocky background, the White Beach, and the big Light House. Enchanted by the imposing beauty of the Volcano, which stands lofty in the middle of the Caldera, you can swim at the Hot Springs, the warm volcanic waters. We will sail along coastline to see Fira village and old port, Imerovigli village, the famous rock Skaros, the monastery of Epta Paides and the old port Armeni. After debark at picturesque of Ammoudi, you can choose to return with our mini bus to your hotel or stay at the village of Oia to explore this unique place and admire the most famous sunset in the world! Return with our mini bus after sunset.
Caldera Traditional Sunset Cruise
The Sunset Cruise starts from old port Ammoudi. Our first stop is in the fishermen’s island Thirasia, for swimming. Our trip continues to Palea Kameni for swim at the famous Hot Springs and next stop is the Volcano where you can do snorkeling, swim, or just enjoy the sun. As we float among one of the most famous sceneries of the world, you will be impressed by the imposing beauty of the Caldera. Cruising south we will see the Light House, the black rock of the Indian, the White and the Red Beach, and enjoy the best sunset of the Mediterranean before we enter the port of Vlihada.
The magic of the island unfolds in front of you, giving you the chance to experience a completely personalized cruise, in harmony with the Greek beauty and tradition. Arrange your own program acquaintance with the nicest spots of the island, living unique experiences such as fishing, snorkeling with the help of the crew, as also taste traditional local dishes of high quality.
Private Traditional Fishing
Enjoy a unique fishing experience through the most traditional way, in the blue waters of the Aegean Sea, starting your private fishing tour from the port of Vlihada and stopping at several fishing spots in the Caldera, exploring the Volcanic fishes of the area. A complete fishing equipment is available on board, so as the useful assistance of the crew, to make this experience even more exciting.