Itinerary of sail charter from Mykonos to Paros via Small Cyclades
The sailing from Mykonos to Paros via Small Cyclades, is an easy cruise also suitable for those who are at first experiences. It will allow you to visit Donussa, Kofunissa, Kato Kofunissa, Skinoussa, Antiparos and Paros.
Boarding in the late afternoon in Ornos bay Mykonos, which can be reached by bus or taxi (10 minutes!) from Mykonos International Airport. Accommodation in the respective cabins. In the evening, we go out for dinner in a typical Greek restaurant.
A beautiful sailing, usually with strong wind, will allow us to reach Donoussa. Donoussa is a small island that is scarcely inhabited, is out of tourist circuits that in the Middle Ages was famous for being a pirate dungeon. We will anchor in a wild bay in the northeast coast where we will stay in the afternoon and at night. Here you can swim safely, snorkel or stroll in the sun and watch the panorama!
Today we have to do a little sail!
We take it calmly and when we are ready we depart for a partial circumnavigation of Donoussa, to reach a bay in the south of the island. The bay is beautiful and has a white beach and fantastic water. In the late afternoon a beautiful walk with a stunning view leads us to the Chora of Donoussa, a pretty village overlooking the marina, full of life but not yet invaded by mass tourism.
Easy sailing with the wind in the stern allows us to reach Pori bay in Koufonissi. This bay is great! Is a pool with white sand bottom and crystal blue water.
In the afternoon we will move to the village of Koufonissi and tonight's we will have a social evening ... there is also an Italian ice cream parlor!
A short downwind sailing with to reach Kato Koufonissi, a small island with about ten homes and long white beaches. We will anchor few meters from the beach in crystal clear water. Afternoons of baths, swimming and relaxation; in the late afternoon transfer to Schinoussa
Schinoussa is a small island, where agricultural activities are still predominant and where tourism is still underdeveloped. The streets are not paved and Chora consists of a few dozen houses along the main road. We anchor in the bay of Livadi , and the late afternoon a splendid walk up to the Chora, then dinner at country greek taverna, a little place with outdoor tables, and they makes a very special Greek traditional cuisine.
We expect a beautiful and intense sailing in one of the Aegean windy areas, the channel between Naxos and Paros; the first part of the navigation will be a close reach sailing, and then it will be upwind.
We'll get to Anti-Paros in the early afternoon and we will anchor in the big bay of Despotiko.
In the morning we will visit the archaeological site that is located on the island of Despotiko. Are the remains of an ancient temple of Apollo, situated on a plateau with a breathtaking view of the Aegean sea.
Then a short, but often very intense navigation will lead us to Pandieronisia, a small island located in the channel between Paros and Anti-Paros, relaxing afternoon and in the late afternoon we will reach Paroikia on Paros.
Dinner on a fish taverna.
Breakfast and disembarking