ONHEZMUS 1 is the first Albanian-style tourist boat in the Ionian coast. Its name comes from Onhezmi (the name of Saranda town, dates back to ancient times, and comes from the name of a southeastern wind that was blowing and facilitating the voyages of vessels sailing the Ionian waters)

ONHEZMUS 1 is a typical 100% wooden antique style boat built in 2011. During the construction of this ship, the constructors considered its tourist profile, and this is distinguished by its parameters such as length 23.3 meters and width 7.4 meters, and has a capacity of 107 people. These parameters offer a safe and quiet sailing for the tourists.
Also on board of this ship you will have the opportunity to enjoy various foods that will be part of the tourist packages. Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks as well as various cocktails can be found in the ship’s bar. But you will also have the chance to enjoy the sunshine in the upper part of the ship.

The ONHEZMUS 1 tour organizes a daily tour from 10:00 to 17:00, which depending on weather conditions and conditions will be Sarande -Plakotoi Bay or Saranda- Bati Bay as well as an evening short trip along Saranda Bay from 20: 00 PM-21: 00 PM . With the tours that organizes, this ship, gives every tourist the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful coastline and crystal clear waters of the Ionian Sea.
In the evening trip that “Onhezmus 1” organizes, you can enjoy the sunset as well as the Bay of Saranda under the enchanting lighting of colorful lights in the evening. After the short trip in the eveing , the ship functions as a floating bar to enjoy different drinks.
Onhezmus 1 anchors and starts all the tours at the Globe Information Office on the Saranda City Promenade.

Saranda – Plakotoi Bay is a daily tour that is organized along the southern coast of Albania. This tour gives you the opportunity to go to places that are not accessible by motorway. Along the way you will have the opportunity to see the western part of the Saranda Town, the Old Fishing Port, religious buildings and military buildings built during the communist system. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful nature of the coast, the spectacular rocky shores of Cape of Qefali and crystal water on the beaches of Kroreza and the Plakotoi Bay. This tour is offered in two packages: full package (including lunch) and partial package that includes only the tour.
Recommendations: Beach towel, sun cream, sunglasses, camera.

DAILY SCHEDULE
10:00- Departure from the dock at the Globe Information Office
10:30- Short stop to enjoy the cliff face of Cape of Qefali
10:45- Sailing along the Kakome Bay and stop at Kroreza Beach for swimming
13:00- Lunch time for those who have ordered the full package.
14:00- Sailing to the Plakotoi Bay and stops along the way.
16:00- Sailing back to Saranda
17:00- Arrival at the dock

Floating Bar “ONHEZMUS 1”

After the end of the trip, the boat “ONHEZMUS 1” functions as a floating bar. You can enjoy drinks and cocktails until the early morning hours and feel the fresh sea breeze.

Saranda-Bati Bay is a daily tour organized along the southern Albania and the Saranda Town. In this tour you will have the opportunity to see the southern part of the city of Saranda, the city’s development in recent years as well as objects built during the communist system. You will have the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful nature of the coast, the spectacular views of the Mirrors Beach, as well as crystal clear water on the beaches of Seagulls and Bati Bay. Also during the journey you will have the opportunity to see the islands of Ksamil, Butrint National Park areas with old historical monuments and the Vivari Channel. This tour is offered in two packages: full package (including lunch) and partial package that includes only the tour.
Recommendations: Beach towel, sun cream, sunglasses, camera

Daily Schedule

10:00- Departure from the dock at the Globe Information Office
10:30- Swimming stop at the Seagulls beach
12:00- Sailing along the Ksamil Islands and stopping at the Bati Bay for swimming
13:00- Lunch time for those who have ordered the full package
16:00- Sailing back to Saranda
17:00- Arrival at the dock

Evening in Saranda Bay

Evening in Saranda Bay is a short trip along the Saranda coast and lasts about 1 hour. In this trip you will have the opportunity to enjoy the sunset and Saranda Town in the evening lights, while during the trip you can enjoy drinks and cocktails at the boat bar. (Depending on the requests in the evening more than one trip can be organized)