Fishing Boat Adventure in the Saronic Gulf

Piraeus marina
Athens is a thriving port city on the Saronic Gulf, formed between the peninsulas of Attica and Argolis in the Aegean Sea. Like many gulfs in the world, it's the lifeblood of fishers in the region. Enjoy this day tour of the Saronic on a traditional kaiki (fishing boat), learning about the region's historic seafaring lifestyle. The tour begins in Athens' port suburb of Piraeus in Pasalimani, a hub filled with these small kaiki boats. Leading the tour is a local fisher who will share his knowledge about Greece's time-tested fishing techniques, sail to local fishing grounds, and demonstrate traditional fishing methods. 

The second stop on tour is Fleves Island. Activities here include fishing or simply enjoying a swim right from the boat. Lunch is served on board (seafood, naturally), and before the tour ends, the day's catch will be divided among guests to take back and prepare on their own.

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