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Cruise to Gramvousa & Exotic Balos Lagoon...
Get today a cruise shore excursion tour in Crete to the blue Lagoon of Balos beach & Gramvousa Island and relax in a well-done organized cruise trip in Cretes' most stunningly beautiful beaches. We will transfer you from your hotel from the city of Chania to Kissamos port a small scenic town on the northwestern part of Crete...
approximately 43 kilometers from the city of Chania. Do not miss the chance to enjoy your shore cruise excursion to the small island of Gramvousa in Crete with its imposing Venetian castle and breathtaking views and of course the exotic blue lagoon of Balos beach. When in Crete, you should not miss this excellent day cruise.
Gramvousa and Balos are habitats of stunning natural beauty, included in the European initiative ΝΑΤURΑ 2000.
- Our local driver will pick you up from your hotel in Chania and transfer you at Kissamos port to to get the local boat to start your day cruise.
- You will sail for approximately one hour and a half, and on your way to Gramvousa you will see a large cave that used to be a shipyard. If lucky, you may also get the chance to see sea turtle Caretta-Caretta or the Mediterranean seal Monachus-monachus when in the sea.
- First stop in Granvousa where you will stay for almost 2 hours so that to have the chance to feel the magic aura of the historical island which is famous for its myths. You should visit the beach with the famous shipwreck and the Venetian Castle of Gramvousa to admire the panoramic view.
- After another 20 minutes of sailing you will reach at the exotic lagoon of Balos. You will be amazed with the warm shallow emerald sea and relax at the unique white sand beach while admiring the unique landscape.
- Leave from Balos after 3 hours and sail back to Kissamos where our local driver will wait to transfer you at your hotel. The duration of the tour is about 8 hours
- the Venetian Castle
- The shipwreck
- Exotic lagoon of Balos
- Emerald waters
- Pick up & drop off from your hotel
- Private transportation
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- English speaking driver
- All taxes
- Tickets for the cruise
- Meals & personal expenses
In order to take full advantage of your tour in Greece, we strongly suggest you to book your tour with a licensed tour guide in order to get the most out of your tour.
- We are owner of car Rental Company www.premiumrentacar.gr with wide fleet of Cars & Minivans that's why we can keep the cost low
- From 1 to 4 person we provide you Mercedes E class or MPV 7 seats Citroen Picasso or similar type of vehicles
- From 5 to 8 persons we provide you Mini Van type Mercedes Vito/Viano with leather interior, dark glasses, and fully air-conditioned
- From 9 to 17 persons we provide you Mini Bus Mercedes Sprinter 18 seats
Note that can start from your hotel of the city of Chania or from the port of Chania. Of course we can arrange pick up form Heraklion with extra cost. When you arrive at the port, our representative driver will be waiting for you with a sign with your name written on it and will accompany you at your car, offering you mineral water & tissues.
24/7 - Free communication, with the travel department, via the WhatsApp application is offered, within the preparation period and during your customized excursions!
- In order to confirm any booking, 30% payment in advance is required, fully refundable in case of any written cancellation received 15 days prior the arrival date.
- For any cancellation OR change within 14 days prior to the start of the tour or non - shows, full cancellation fees apply
- A written notification of any cancellation or change is necessary to be sent to PRIVATE TOURS Greece