In North- western side of Crete there is magical place. Its beauty and its history is great.
Starting from Rethymno the trip lasts about 1.30 hours to Kastelli port at western Crete. From there we will buy your tickets and jump on the ferry boat. Our cruise starts heading north and surrounded by tropical sea rocks!
First stop to the island of Gramvousa. Its castle made by Venetians , almost 500 years ago, will impress you! With capacity almost of 3000 people dominates the area between Crete and Peloponnese. The fortress, after many battles given ,became in property of Cretan people in 1825.There you will have 1.30 hours free time to swim at crystal c;ear waters or explore the Castello!
The color of the sea and the stones combined with the huge and impressive castle make this place pretty wild and especially throw the summer season the water has a special color giving to visitors unique pictures to remember!
After 15 minutes by boat we approach the famous Balos lagoon! A huge piece of rock seperate the sea in two parts as the mountains around the area make the view tropical.The boat will park aside the beach and you will have 2.30 hours free time to rest under the hot sun of Balos lagoon
Duration: from 7.30am to 20.00pm.
When? Twice saweek
Whats Included? Mini van Transportation/ Boat tickets/ English speaking Guide
Price : From 50euros/pp ( including boat trips )