Rina Naxos: This pebbled beach is only accessible by boat.
You can take a caique (boat) from the beautiful beach of Panermos, a few kilometres north, or with an organized tour from Naxos town.
This beach is a great place if you are looking for an escape from busy beaches.
It is mostly known for its beautiful cave and the cold water from sources that are refreshing the temperature of the sea.
Rina Cave is an amazing place to be discovered. It is found on the south coast and can be discovered only by boat. The place is offering a wild, beautiful landscape and a rich marine life that you don`t have to miss while in Naxos. The cruise is departing from Naxos Port early in the morning and you can enjoy a coffee with a view and a complimentary snack on the catamaran before the first stop at Rina Cave.
Once you get here, after 2 hours of sailing, take the snorkeling equipment provided by the crew and go to explore. You can also chill out on a secluded beach or swim in the crystal blue water. Return on board and refresh with a cold drink while heading to the next destination. There will be three swimming stops during the day and you will also get to see some amazing small islands. It will be decided together with the captain which ones to sail to, depending on the weather conditions. Between stops, you will be served with a fresh-prepared Greek lunch after which you can relax and sunbathe on deck while sipping a cold drink. Early in the evening, you will arrive back to Naxos with lots of memories from an unforgettable experience.
On the island`s southern coast lies one of the most beautiful caves in Naxos -Rina Cave. The spot offers an authentic and unforgettable wild landscape and can be reached only by boat so prepare your snorkeling gear, your underwater camera and your cruise ticket. The boat will depart from the Naxos port around 8:30 AM and the experienced crew will decide, depending on the weather conditions, the best and safest route for the trip. For the next nine hours, the beauty of the Aegean Sea will surprise you at every moment. Your first stop will be at the famous Rina Cave where you can admire the greatness of nature and observe the underwater life. After this, the captain will sail to the Small Cyclades, where you can see the traditional whitewashed villages from Ano Koufonisi, Irakleia or Schoinoussa. From place to place there will be several swimming stops so you can get refreshed. The crew will prepare a traditional Greek lunch for you right on board that you can enjoy alongside a glass of house wine or a beer. Recharge your batteries with some fresh fruit as a dessert and get ready for another swim on the way back home.
The island of Naxos is full of surprises and amazing places that you will want to visit during your stay. But there are also some spots that can be seen only by boat that you don`t want to miss. This full-day cruise over the south coastline of Naxos will give you a different perspective on the island and the chance to create lifetime memories. Gather your family and friends, put on the swimsuit and take the camera with you!
The traditional wooden boat will depart from Agia Anna Port in the morning and for the next seven hours, will take you to the most amazing places. It will be a day full of activities and fun. The captain will make some swimming stops at Aliko, Rina and Kalados. Don`t forget your snorkeling gear because these are the perfect places to observe the underwater life. At Aliko you can also admire the sandy beach bordered by the cedar trees while Rina will offer you a unique wild landscape. Here, the image will be completed by the traditional Greek lunch cooked and served on the boat along with unlimited soft drinks, water or house wine. The final stop will be at Pyrgaki Beach and after this the boat will return.