Variety Cruises

Variety Cruises, a world leader in small ship cruising, offers life enriching cruise journeys for the inquisitive mind. They offer an intimate and friendly, private yacht/small ship experience unlike any other, and their destination focused journeys are enhanced by experienced cruise leaders, excursions ashore in small numbers, and the small ships mean that guests will be docked right in the heart of the port visited.



  • Variety Cruises was established in 2005 following the joint partnership of Zeus Tours (founded in 1949) and Hellas Yacht Cruises (founded in 1978)


No. of Vessels

  • 6 small ships varying in style and sophistication – from traditional motor sailers to sailer cruises and upscale mega yachts



  • Perfect for those 40 years plus looking for a small ship experience that is destination focused



  • The ships are marginally different in size and style, accommodating 44 to 72 guests in just 22 to 36 cabins
  • Comfortable guest cabins, ranging in size from 11 to 24sqm, are well equipped and are all outside


Dining & Beverages

  • Local and international cuisine is offered to suit every palate
  • Meals can be served indoor or outdoor, single seating


Cruise Price Inclusions

  • Accommodation in double or twin cabin grade with private SH/WC and air conditioning
  • Summertime Greek Island Voyages include American breakfast and one main meal daily
  • All other itineraries include all meals – breakfast, lunch and dinner onboard
  • Complimentary regular (filtered) coffee, tea and still mineral water all day
  • Use of fishing and snorkelling equipment (subject to availability)