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Ulysses Route | Cabin charter sailing holiday

Sailing holiday in catamaran - Cabin charter - Turkey, Troy - Yacht: Lagoon 500

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A unique trip and cabin charter sailing cruise, following the steps of Ulysses, to discover the gist of the Mediterranean Sea.

A luxury sailing journey through Turkey, Greece, Italy and back to Greece, visiting the same places Ulysses called at throughout his legendary sailing adventure. A great mix of sailing sessions and culturally enriching breaks, that will allow you to discover the history of each spot. You will arrive in Ithaca after more than 2 months of sailing and 2500 nautical miles.

Due to the political situation in Libia, we inform our customers that the stop in Tripoli has been canceled; therefore, the itinerary has been changed accordingly.

Departure from Troy, Turkey and arrival in Ithaca, Greece.

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  1. Troy - Land of the Cicones

    Troy - Land of the Cicones

    Nowadays called Truva, Troy is a legendary city, mentioned in Omero’s epic tales. It is built on 9 different levels and boasts thousands of years of history. Arrival in Alexandropoulis, the famous land of Thrace, on the border of Greece and Turkey

    Visited places

    Day 1-7
  2. Alexandroupolis - Land of the Cyclops

    Alexandroupolis - Land of the Cyclops

    Amazing sailing trip from the beautiful Alexandroupolis, crossing Greece from East to West and landing in the Cyclops' land, today called Amalfi, the most antique marine republic in Italy. This is one of the most striking places in the world, with his cliffs, its breathtaking beaches and beautiful caves, all surrounded by the scent of lemon and olive trees. 

    Visited places

    Day 8-17
  3. Amalfi - Land of the Laestrygonians

    Amalfi - Land of the Laestrygonians

    From Amalfi, we will sail to the North-East of Sardinia, and discover the Maddalena archipelago composed by seven main islands: La Maddalena, Caprera, Santo Stefano, Spargi, Budelli, Santa Maria, Razzoli and several other little islands. This national park resides in a natural landscape of immense beauty, embellished by sea colors unique in the world

    Visited places

    Day 18-24
  4. La Maddalena - Witch Circe's cave

    La Maddalena - Witch Circe's cave

    From the splendid archipelago of La Maddalena, we will leave Sardinia towards the Witch Circe's cave, located in the town of San Felice Circeo, legendary land of heroes and magic.

    There is much to discover in this antique territory, where its story is spread in every corner and covered with many legends

    Visited places

    Day 25-31
  5. Cape Circeo - Mermaids Island

    Cape Circeo - Mermaids Island

    Departing from San Felice Circeo, we will sail towards the Mermaids Island, where according to Omero in his Odyssey, Ulysses had to resist from the charming chant of these mythological creatures. In Capri, you will have to forget about timing and rush and immerge yourself in the atmosphere of this magnificent island. You have to discover it slowly, appreciating  every single flavors of its corners. 

    Visited places

    Day 32-38
  6. Capri - Realm of Aeolus

    Capri - Realm of Aeolus

    From the beautiful island of Capri, we will reach the Realm of Aeolus, the archipelago of the Aeolian, and its guardian, Stromboli, an active volcano since thousands of years which has kept the title of “Mediterranean Lighthouse”.

    There will be a free visit of Lipari, the largest island of the Aeolian. 

    Visited places

    Day 39-45
  7. Aeolian Islands - Aegadian Islands

    Aeolian Islands - Aegadian Islands

    Leaving the wonderful Lipari, we will sail along the Sicilian coast, exploring the natural beauties of this Island of Sun.

    We will reach the Aegadian archipelago and its largest island: Favignana, often defined as “the large butterfly on the sea”. 

    Visited places

    Day 46-52
  8. Sicily - Feaci's Island

    Sicily - Feaci's Island

    Departure from the amazing Sicily, direction the welcoming Feaci's Island, where Ulysses was warmly received and provided with a boat to return to his home land. This island, today called Corfu, is one of the most beautiful in the Mediterranean. 

    Visited places

    Day 53-62
  9. Corfu - Ithaca

    Corfu - Ithaca

    Like Ulysses in his journey, we will end our trip in Ithaca, a very famous island for its involvement in the legend of the Odyssey, but also rich in antique history, illustrated through the archeological evidence found all over the island. A trip to Ithaca is a dream for lots of travelers and sailors who wish to discover mythological sites and live the incredible legends that made them famous. 

    Visited places

    Day 63-64

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