Our Syros base is located in Finikas Marina, 84100 Syros - GREECE
How to reach our Syros base in Finikas.
Syros Harbor and Airport are located 12 km from Finikas Marina.
There are domestic flights from Athens to Syros and back with Olympic Airlines.
There are daily high-speed vessels and ferries from Piraeus, Rafina or Lavrion, with a duration of trip from 2,5 to 4,5 hours approximately. Note that in Greece the ferry companies give their binding schedules, only very short-termed. Useful Internet addresses: www.hellenicseaways.gr, www.bluestarferries.com, www.nel.gr, www.openseas.gr, www.gtp.gr.
Keep in your mind that a taxi from Athens new airport "El. Venizelos" to Piraeus harbor needs about 60–120 minutes. You can also take the express airport bus line to Piraeus (departs approx. every 20–40 min., internet: www.aia.gr).
The bus departs from the ferry harbor every 1/2 - 1 hour. The bus arrives in Finikas approximately 400m from the pier.
You can find taxis at Syros Harbor or Airport. The drive takes about 20 minutes.
If you wish, we can organize your taxi transfer from the port or airport of Syros to your yacht. We strongly propose that you arrange this transfer with us, not only because this way you reduce the risk of waiting, but also because our taxi drivers will know the exact location of your yacht. The fixed fare should be paid to us. Please note that the base personnel is not permanently standing at the base, so therefore we certainly must be informed for your arrival time.
Syros Base Amenities
Your provisions can be organized by the Cyclades Team (only upon request). Your order will be on board upon your arrival.
The Marina of Finikas has a limited free parking area.
In Syros Town you can find several banks. Banks are open 08:00 - 13:30 Monday - Friday and they all provide cash machines. Close to the Marina you can find a 24 hour automatic cash machine.
The pier in Finikas Marina is equipped with 220 V.
If you wish we can organize your Hotel overnights in Syros, or in Athens, if needed.
Sightseeing In Syros
Hermoupolis: Capital of Syros and the Cyclades islands. Miaouli square in the heart of the island with the Town Hall designed by the German architect Ernst Ziller. Orthodox churches of St. Nicolas (basilica), of Transfiguration (baroque) and of Assumption with the icon of El Greco. Apollo theater, similar to Scala of Milano. Museums: Archeological in the Town Hall and Industrial museum next to Iroon square. One of the most famous cemeteries in Europe (sculpture museum) is in the Orthodox church of St. George.
Ano Syros: The Catholic cathedral of St. George and the narrow labyrinth streets without cars. Syros also has wonderful countryside with beautiful villas build in 19th century. Far away from the 2 towns (1 hour walking) you can admire one of the most famous Prehistoric Acropolis (3rd millennium B.C.), in Chalandriani.