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ABOUT US

The Mythical Inspiration:
The Alkion Legacy

CAPTAIN MIKE chose the name “Alkion” for his vessels, drawing inspiration from ancient mythology. The name stems from “Alkionides”, representing the tranquil and bright days amidst winter, the halcyon days, bestowed upon the Alkion by gods. These mythical birds, often associated with the kingfisher, are believed to possess the power to calm the turbulent water and winds, a fitting symbol for the Alkion II’s serene journeys.

CAPTAIN MIKE'S SEAFARING LEGACY

The Alkion II owes its existence to the vision and lifelong passion of its founder, CAPTAIN MIKE. From the age of four, he was drawn to the sea, accompanying his father on fishing trips that instilled in him an enduring love for the ocean. His journey began with handling boats and casting nets, setting a stage for remarkable life intertwined with the sea.

Even today, CAPTAIN MIKE remains an active fisherman, continuing to sail his fishing boat and providing fresh catches to local restaurants. His dedication ensures a direct connection between the bounties of the sea and the community, offering the freshest seafood that Cyprus has to offer.

CAPTAIN OF EXPERIENCE:
WITH MORE THAN A QUARTER OF A CENTURY AT THE HELM

With nearly 35 years as captain of the Alkion II, CAPTIAN MIKE has accured a wealth of knowledge and expertise. His vast experience navigating the sea makes him a trusted guardian of passenger safety and a captivating storyteller of maritime legends.

ABOUT US

The Mythical Inspiration:
The Alkion Legacy

CAPTAIN MIKE chose the name “Alkion” for his vessels, drawing inspiration from ancient mythology. The name stems from “Alkionides”, representing the tranquil and bright days amidst winter—the halcyon days—bestowed upon kingfisher by gods. These mythical birds, often associated with the kingfisher, are believed to possess the power to calm the turbulent water and winds, a fitting symbol for the Alkion II’s serene journeys. 

CAPTIAN MIKE'S SEAFARING LEGACY

The Alkion II owes its existence to the vision and lifelong passion of its founder, CAPTIAN MIKE. From the age of four, he was drawn to the sea, accompanying his father on fishing trips that instilled in him an enduring love for the ocean. His journey began with handling boats and casting nets, setting a stage for remarkable life intertwined with the sea.

Even today, CAPTIAN MIKE remains an active fisherman, continuing to sail his fishing boat and providing fresh catches to local restaurants. His dedication ensures a direct connection between the bounties of the sea and the community, offering the freshest seafood that Cyprus had to offer.

CAPTIAN OF EXPERIENCE:
A QUARTER CENTURY AT THE HELM

With nearly 25 years as captian of the Alkion II, CAPTIAN MIKE has accured a wealth of knowledge and expertise. His vast experience navigating the sea makes him a trusted guardian of passenger safety and a captivating storyteller of maritime legends.

MORNING

10:30 - 13:30

AFTERNOON

14:00 - 17:00

SUNSET

17:00 - 20:00

MORNING

10:30 - 13:30


Prices:
€23 per adult
€12 per kid ( under the age of 12)

AFTERNOON

14:00 - 17:00


Prices:
€23 per adult
€12 per kid ( under the age of 12)

SUNSET

17:00 - 20:00

*Available from July to end of August
Prices:
€23 per adult
€12 per kid ( under the age of 12)
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