Choose between two accommodations in Pollonia, either En Milo or Kymata Studios
Challenge yourself with longer daily swim distances on an unforgettable swimming holiday in the clear, turquoise waters of the Greek Islands
Explore a breathtaking variety of caves, tunnels, arches and underwater topography
Complete a range of longer stunning coastal swims and adventurous crossings between both inhabited and uninhabited islands
Discover the charm and beauty of the laid-back Greek culture and spectacular landscapes of Milos and its surrounding islands
Featuring longer swim distances than other trips, this stunning Greek Island swimming holiday gives you the opportunity to explore the beautiful volcanic coastline of Milos. With spectacular sea caves, tunnels and breathtaking arches, Milos and its surrounding islands are an open geological museum just waiting to be explored.
The beautiful views and incredible geology that you will experience on this trip, both above and below the water, are some of the most spectacular that exist anywhere in the Mediterranean. From the deep, clear waters of the Aegean Sea to the white sand beaches and imposing rock formations that define the islands in this corner of the world, Milos is an idyllic location for open water swimmers.
Accompanied by our very own SwimTrek yacht throughout the week, this trip features a combination of stunning coastal swims and adventurous crossings to both inhabited and uninhabited islands. Combined with the spectacular island landscapes and the laid-back Greek culture, this SwimTrek adventure embraces the sense of exploration and discovery that we live by every day.
Who is this trip for?
This trip is for those who enjoy a combination of coastal swims and island-hopping and want to extend their daily swim distances a little further than on our other trips.
Swimmers should have a basic understanding of open water swimming and be capable of completing the average swim distance and average daily swim distance (over the course of two swims) prior to the start of the trip.
The average swim distance is around 4km. The average daily swim distance is around 8km.
We have given this trip a ‘Challenging’ grading. These trips are for experienced open water swimmers who want to push themselves.
- Fully guided swimming holiday (swimmers only)
- Professional swim guides and full safety escort on all swims (swimmers only)
- Six nights' accommodation
- All breakfasts
- All lunches (swimmers only)
- Full ABTOT Financial Protection
What's not included?
- Travel to and from the start of the trip
- Evening meals
- Drinks and additional activities
- Overnight Stay Tax
Sample Trip Itinerary
Please note that the below daily itineraries are an example of the swims that may take place during your trip, however, actual swim locations and distances will vary according to local weather and swim conditions. Your SwimTrek guides and local boat pilots will determine the most suitable swim locations each day and will communicate the plan with all guests as soon as possible.
A beautiful trip. So many amazing spots. I think I’ll return one day.Jana H, Germany - 2023
The joy is in the challenge of the swim and the wonderful people you meet.Gráinne C, Ireland - 2023
This was an experience of a lifetime. It was challenging, discovering as much about myself as I did about the island of Milos! Highly recommend the explorer distance!Laurie M, Canada - 2023
Another exceptional open water experience with Swimtrek. Fabulous swimming location and routes, beautiful clear waters, inspiring and informed guides and boat crew.Julian W, UK - 2022
I felt invigorated, athletically challenged, and excited about every day of this Milos Explore Long Swims adventure with Swim Trek!Mavourneen H, USA - 2022
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