A Dash of Time

Historical Week in the Cyclades

Yacht type Monohull
Activity Historical

“For all its material advantages the sedentary life has left us edgy, unfulfilled. Even after 4 hundred generations in villages and cities, we haven't forgotten. The open road still softly calls, like a nearly forgotten song of childhood” - Carl Sagan

From time immemorial, the sea and the wind have built bridges between worlds. With A Dash of Time we build our own bridge through time as we rewind the clock from the prehistoric ages to the Byzantines.

This week we begin our journey through the eons from the Archaic island sanctuary of Delos. We Sail to the Mycenaean fortresses of Sifnos, stroll through the alleys of the lost city of Akrotiri in Santorini and dive next to a sunken WWII airplane in Iraklia.

The journey is complimented by swim stops at the islands of Despotiko, Folegandros, Ios, Heraclia, Naxos and a night BBQ in a secluded beach under the stars of Sifnos.

All the archeological site visits include a private tour with a licensed English speaking guide


Departure
Mykonos
Check in
29 July 05.00 pm
Check out
05 August 11.00 am
Bring
Sunglasses, Bathing Suit, Suncream

Booking type

2 sailors
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Included

  • Yacht
  • Skipper
  • Tour Guide
  • Hostess
  • Breakfast & Lunch
  • Dinners on Board
  • Mooring fees
  • Fuel
  • Dinghy
  • Towels & Linen
  • Cleaning fees

Not included

  • Flights & Transfers
  • Beverages

Skipper Included

What a magnificent bastard! Where would we be if not for him? The bottom of the sea perhaps.
Included in all of our sailing adventures.

Hostess included

A hostess can be your best friend for the week!
She will take care of you so you can relax, sit back and enjoy your sailing experience.
She will show you around and help any way she can for this trip to become an exceptional adventure!

On this trip let us take good care of you!
Your hostess will be your best friend for the week! She will show you around and help any way she can for this trip to become an exceptional adventure!
Since you will be spending most of your time on board, she will especially be there to tend to your foodie appetite throughout the day. The fully pre-planned tasty menus will include hearty breakfasts, light lunches and delectable sunset dinners.

per person

Enhance your experience

Group activities to enjoy with your crew

BBQ on the Beach

BBQ under the stars of sifnos in the remote bay of Fykiada

Included

Wine Tasting

Do you feel like enhancing your Santorini sunset experience? In collaboration with Venetsanos Winery, Jack & Jenny has designed for you the perfect sunset watching wine tasting experience. It includes all 5 wines (Santorini – Assyrtiko white dry, Nykteri – Assyrtiko, Mandilaria – Red, Liastos – Naturally sweet Dessert wine ) accompanied with exquisite Greek snacks

per person

Itinerary

The itinerary is designed following our experience and planned events.

The winds and the sea have the ultimate saying for the final and exact schedule.

Day 1

Check in

Check in 17:00

Day 2

Delos

Departure: 08:00. We depart from the port of Mykonos and head towards the island sanctuary of Delos. Arrival 09:00. Depending on the date, Nikos, Ioanna or Amarilis will give you a 2 hour private tour. Departure 12:00. When the tour is over we set sail towards the island of Despotiko. Arrival 19:00

Day 3

Sifnos

Departure 10:00. We set sail towards the ancient port of Sifnos, Kastro. Arrival 12:00. Ronia will pick you up from Kastro and tour you to the Mycenean acropolis of Agios andreas, the fort of Kastro, the 18th Century monastery of Chrysopigi and finaly bring you back to the boat to enjoy your swim before we head for secluded beach to have our night BBQ

Day 4

Folegandros

Departure 10:00. We depart from Sifnos for a downwind sail to the island of Folegadros. Arrival 13:00. Here you will have the opportunity to swim in crystal clear waters and upon request visit the island’s beautiful Chora and watch the sunset from monastery of Panaghia

Day 5

Thera

Departure 10:00. We sail towards the island of Santorini. Arrival 14:00. Swim in the volcanic beach of Mesa pigadia and In the afternoon you will get picked up at 16:00 and go on a full tour around the island and return to the boat at night for Dinner

Day 6

Iraklia

Lida will pick you up at 08:00 for your private morning tour in the lost city of Akrotiri that will last 1 hour. Departure 10:00 When you return to the boat we will sail inside the caldera and head towards our first swim stop at the island of Ios. Arrival 13:00. Departure 16:00. Finally we set sail towards the day’s night anchorage, Iraklia. Arrival 18:00 here you will have the opportunity to snorkel above a crashed WWII airplane.

Day 7

Rinia

Departure 09:00. Last day and a long upwind sail awaits us. We leave early in the morning towards Mikri Vigla beach at Naxos. Arrival 11:00. We take a break for a swim in the white sand beaches of Naxos before we head for our final night anchorage, Rinia Island.

Day 8

Check out

Departure 09:00. We set sail early in the morning towards the port of Mykonos which will be our final destination. Arrival 10:00. Check out 11:00

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