Childhood friends, Thanos Papailiou and Takis Kokkinopoulos, are the founding members of SUMMER SUN SAILING IKE, and basic operators of ROMANTIKA, RHODES DAY CRUISES.

Thanos is a civil engineer with a long successful career and the father of two boys. He is also a competent sea man, the youngest ever Greek to obtain a certified diploma in open sea sailing.

Takis is a businessman that run successfully his technical company (oil & gaz construction company) for many years and a father of one boy. Also, a competent sea man with certified diplomas.

They both share the love for the sea, wine and good food.

For them, once the economic crisis slowed down real estate development and construction, it was a natural evolution to join forces and get into the tourist industry since it is what they really love and are best at.

Their prior experience in chartering sailing boats and being captains and hosts has been appreciated by people from all over the world that declare on tripadvisor:

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Romantika day Cruises

The most relaxing cruise in Rhodes sails at 10am(back to dock at 4pm).
No rush in the beginning of an unforgettable day!

We drop anchor at the three most beautiful bays for swimming, snorkeling (equipment provided), sunbathing and relaxing, each for an hour and more to enjoy the sea with your friends and family!

You will have the experience of the crystal blue, transparent sea of the east coast of Rhodes!
Floating toys, pool noodles etc. are available for our guests.

The most Romantic cruise of Rhodes sails at 6pm to the anchorage of Kallithea springs, for late afternoon swimming.
Later on, following a slow route into the open deep sea you will watch the sun setting over the island with wonderful colors in the sky!

Your companion and you can even try the last dive of the day in the middle of the Aegean Sea, an experience similar to none!
rhodes sunset cruise
Feel the breeze while the boat is heading towards the silver moonlight reflection on the sea, lying on your cushion, or watching the stars above, depanding on the moon phase, and listen to the specially selected, music.
Dinner buffet with amazing local Greek delicacies prepared fresh on board is included with chilled wine white and rosé, cold beer and refreshments as well.

Book Romantika for a Private Cruise!

Organise your private party, fun event or celebration.
We host and organize birthday parties, bachelor parties, wedding receptions, business promotional events, sports events (e.g. yoga on board), team building exercises etc.

The cruises vary in duration and content and are completely customized.