Caldera’s Boats- Joint Venture of Santorini

santorini-sea-excursions-09A fleet of traditional caiques invites you to an extraordinary exploration of Santorini from a different perspective.

Thirteen wooden sailboats with diesel engines, navigated by a highly experienced crew offer their guests unforgettable experiences at sea.

Book your private or group boat cruise and enjoy the unique opportunity to see the awesome volcano from up close, dive in the hot springs, and enjoy a barbeque or picnic at the island’s most secluded parts.

The views of the caldera rising up to 450 metres above sea level dotted by picturesque settlements of white Cycladic houses are majestic. Still nothing can be compared to marvelling at the world’s most famous sunset from the deck of a beautiful sailing boat.

It is then that you will realise, that no journey to Santorini can ever be complete without a leisurely boat ride.

Excursions & Tours

Caldera’s Boats organizes and performs boat tours and excursions for groups and individuals by traditional caiques in Santorini. The following seven special itineraries are designed to help you explore the island’s best kept secrets. Step aboard and enjoy one of the half or full day excursions, unless you wish to customize your boat ride for a totally tailored experience at sea, in which case you may contact us to forge your personal itinerary.

  • Volcano & Caldera Guided Tour, Hot Spring, Thirassia, Oia
  • Volcano Hot Spring & Caldera Short Guided Tour
  • Volcano Tour
  • Full Volcano, Hot Springs, Thirassia, Sunset in Oia, Guided Tour with Bus Transfer
  • Full Volcano, Hot Springs, Thirassia, Port of Oia Guided Tour with Bus Transfer
  • Afternoon Volcano, Hot Spring, Sunset and Dinner on Board Guided Tour with Bus Transfer

Our Fleet

santorini-sea-excursions-12Our experienced crew invites you to explore Santorini aboard one of our thirteen traditional wooden two-masted sailing vessels with reliable diesel engines, built specially for chartering the Aegean.Our fleet’s flagship is Aphrodite which is ideal for full day cruises to discover the island’s hidden treasures.

  • Afroditi
  • Hermes
  • Captain Giannis
  • Agios Nikolaos
  • Albatros
  • Alkyon

Weddings on Board

santorini-sea-excursions-11The deck of a traditional caique sailing serenely off the shores of Santorini is perhaps the most romantic wedding venue on Earth! The fairy tale starts from the moment you step on board, as you will experience the unparalleled services of a crew dedicated to turn the happiest day of your life into an indelible memory. The expertise and professionalism of the staff guarantees a smooth wedding that has it all: romance, enchanting flower decorations, the right soundtrack, a gourmet dinner for all the guests and of course a private ceremony conducted by the Captain at sunset with Oia in the background.

Meanwhile, you and your guests will be enjoying a perfect short cruise around Santorini –and all this, at a fraction of the cost of a typical wedding ashore! If you are already married, no need to worry. You may still book a sailing boat for a private renewal of your vows, a romantic candle light dinner or even anniversary parties and special events. So, don’t hesitate to plan your romantic adventure at sea and live your personal dream under a blanket of stars, gazing at Fira’s city lights in total bliss.