Aegina is an island very close to Athens and is the first stop of our luxury sailing yacht cruise of the Saronic Gulf. It's built amphitheatrically towards the sea. When you enter the harbour, the small, white church of Saint Nikolas welcomes you. Your first impression is the modern type classical buildings, which are located along the sea front of the island and have terrestrial shade colours which make them look even more beautiful at sunset. The economic and social life of Aegina is centralized on the coastal road and the parallel roads. Enjoy eating fresh fish and traditional food in the fish restaurants in Aegina.
Also, enjoy the patisseries which are in front of the harbour and in the beautiful alleys where you can have a cup of coffee or a drink. In the enchanting atmosphere of the night you can have fun and dance at the clubs in town. The buildings in Aegina have a neoclassical architecture with folk elements. Take a ride on the horses and the carriages, walk in the narrow, paved streets and see the traditional houses, the churches with the blue domes and the shops with folk art. Don't miss seeing the fish-market, the traditional restaurants that serve snacks with ouzo (a greek drink). And finally don't forget to buy the famous peanuts of Aegina for a perfect luxury sailing cruise among the Greek islands of the Saronic gulf.