Bearing True South - Guided Adventure Tours in Greece


Home to hundreds of tiny islands and a few major ones, the gulf of Saronikos is famous for its crystal clear waters, pristine beaches and traditional island life and architecture. The area has also been the epicenter for piracy in the Aegean archipelago for the past 11 centuries.
This sailing adventure, goes far beyond mere island hopping. It’s a unique traveling experience that allows you to immerse in the local culture, learn a thing or two about the history of the places you visit and explore way beyond each island’s marina.
Sail along the Peloponnesian coast, visit all major islands along the way, explore superb swimming and snorkelling locations and savor amazing food. Sailing experiences in Greece don’t get much better than that!

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Trip Highlights

  • Experience the rich culture, delicious cuisine and millennia spanning history of Athens
  • Explore over a dozen different beautiful sailing destinations, visiting 5 islands in the process
  • Have a BBQ under the stars on a quiet island beach
  • Go swimming or snorkelling in crystal clear waters
  • Enjoy the nightlife on the island of Poros
  • Navigate through cobblestone back alleys on the stunningly beautiful island of Hydra
  • Step back in time on the island of Spetses with the numerous pre-independence mansions
  • Swim above the oldest shipwreck in the world near the uninhabited island of Dokos


Dates & Prices

Contact for information and pricing on our 2021 departures.

Included in the standard tour price

Accommodation: 7 nights sailing yacht cabin / 1 night 3* Hotel

Meals : 7 breakfasts, 6 light lunches (days 3,4,5,6,7 and 8), 1 BBQ dinner (day 6), 1 restaurant dinner (day 1)

Transport: Sailing boat rental costs, all electricity and water port costs, petrol costs, Airport transfers, Transfers from/to the marina

Tour Staff: Bearing True South skipper, local guides

All taxes including VAT

Not included in the standard tour price

Airline tickets
Personal expenses
Travel insurance
Optional activities as listed in ‘tour activities’
Local transport (such as taxis or buses on the islands)

Private Groups

If our dates don’t suit your plans, or if you want to experience one of our adventures with your family or group of friends, we can arrange a private tour just for you on the dates that suit you, based on one of our existing itineraries.
Furthermore, with a minimum number of 4 participants, all of our tours can be customized as far as date of departure, activities and itinerary are concerned, according to your group’s requirements. For groups of less than 4 travelers, standard tour prices are subject to change. In that case, please contact us in order to get a new quote.
For more information don’t hesitate to contact us with your ideas at : and we’ll get back to you shortly with detailed information and pricing.


If you want to arrange a private group tour based on this itinerary, please contact us with your ideas and we’ll get back to you shortly with detailed information and pricing.

Additional information


7 days

Level of Difficulty


Group Size

minimum 4 persons – maximum 6 persons per yacht


12 years and older, younger kids travel at their parents' discretion and responsibility