Embark on a thrilling high-speed boat journey to the picturesque Symi Island with the “Rhodes: High-Speed Boat to Symi Island and St George’s Bay” tour. Rated 4.8/5 from 1215 reviews, this 6 to 9-hour excursion offers an exhilarating ride through the Aegean Sea, culminating in a delightful exploration of Symi’s vibrant fishing harbor and a refreshing swim in the world-renowned St. George’s Bay. This tour is a perfect blend of adventure, relaxation, and cultural immersion, making it a must-do for any visitor to Rhodes.
Five Reasons to Book Rhodes Famous Red Speedboat
🚤 High-Speed Boat Ride: Experience the thrill of a high-speed boat cruise to Symi, providing more time to explore and less time traveling.
🏝️ Charming Symi Island Exploration: Enjoy 3 hours of free time on Symi Island, famous for its pastel-colored neoclassical buildings, vibrant harbor, and picturesque church domes.
🏊 Swim in St. George’s Bay: Dive into the crystal-clear waters of St. George’s Bay, known as one of the most beautiful bays in the world.
🦐 Taste Symi’s Culinary Delights: Don’t miss the chance to try Symi’s famous mini shrimps and local Ouzo, offering a true taste of Greek island cuisine.
🌊 Scenic Coastal Views: Enjoy breathtaking coastal views as you sail through the Aegean Sea, making for unforgettable moments and stunning photo opportunities.
High-Speed Boat Adventure to a Dodecanese Gem
Begin your adventure at Mandraki Harbor, where you’ll board a high-speed boat destined for the beautiful island of Symi. As you zip across the brilliant blue waters of the Aegean, the journey itself becomes an exciting part of your day. The fast boat service ensures you maximize your time exploring the charming island, making the trip both efficient and enjoyable.
Exploring the Colorful Town and Its Rich History
Upon arrival at Symi, you’re greeted by a picturesque scene of pastel-colored neoclassical buildings, quaint fishing boats, and historical church domes. With approximately 3 hours of free time, wander the town’s narrow streets, visit local shops, and immerse yourself in the island’s serene atmosphere. Symi offers a perfect blend of culture, history, and natural beauty.
A Refreshing Dip in One of the World's Most Beautiful Bays
The tour’s highlight is a stop at St. George’s Bay, famed for its crystal-clear waters and breathtaking natural scenery. Here, you have the chance to swim and relax in one of the world’s most stunning bays, an experience that epitomizes the beauty of the Greek islands.
Indulge in Local Flavors and Traditional Greek Cuisine
While on Symi Island, take the opportunity to indulge in local delicacies. The island is renowned for its mini shrimps, a must-try culinary delight. Pair it with a glass of local Ouzo to complete your authentic Greek dining experience. Although lunch is at your own expense, the quality and flavors of Symi’s cuisine are worth every penny.
A Scenic Return to Rhodes with Lasting Memories
As the tour concludes, the journey back to Rhodes offers a moment to reflect on the day’s adventures. The scenic boat ride back is the perfect time to relax and soak up the last views of the Dodecanese coastline. Returning with memories of picturesque landscapes, delicious food, and exhilarating swims, this high-speed boat trip to Symi Island and St George’s Bay is an unforgettable addition to any Rhodes itinerary.