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Boat Trip To Magical Menies Beach 32.50 EUR

BOAT CRUISE & SEA AND SUN - 1/2 DAY. Menies is a secluded beach many kilometers from the nearest village, untouched by man. On our way to this paradise we will stop at caves for you to explore and to swim in crystal clear waters. We welcome you to a 4 hour boat trip to enjoy the sea and the sun! Transfer Included!  Boat trip to magical Menies We start our adventure from the harbour of Kolympari taking you to the beautiful beach of Menies also known as Diktyna located on the northeastern shores of Cape Rodopos. The beach is in a small bay where the Foundas Gorge ends. It's a lovely secluded beach with pebbles and crystal clear waters, the usual winds blowing in the area doesn't reach this paradise.The wild beauty will win you over for sure!  On our way to the beach we will make a stop at caves in Chironisia Bay giving you the chance to swim and explore the shores of this charming area. We will guide you to places of historical and geographical importance of Crete, we will for example show you the monastery of St. George, dating from 530 BC, and the remains of the ancient port.  Menies beach is several kilometers away from the nearest village and it has not been altered by man in any shape or form. It is a virgin landscape that awaits you! A perfect place to swim and relax in the company of the amazing nature of Crete. Boat leavs harbor at  time: 10:15, 14.30 Return time: 14:15 or 18.30 Duration: 4 hours Notice: If weather conditions are very bad, the trip will be rearranged. If it's cancelled, you will get a 100% refund on your payment.

Ferry tickets to Balos Beach 29 EUR

The ship departs everyday from the port of Kissamos for Gramvousa and Balos lagoon. STEP 1:  Buy fast and smoothly your Ticket here! Departure 10.40 – return to the port at 17:30 to 18:00 Departure 11.00 – return to the port at 18.00 to 18.30  Departure 12.40 – return to the port at 19.30 to 20.00  STEP 2 : GET YOUR BOARDING PASS AT THE OFFICE IN KISSAMOS HARBOR SHOW YOUR VOUCHER FROM DESTINATION PLATANIAS TO THE OFFICE OF GRAMVOUSA BALOS CRUISES. Please be at port at leats  40 minutes prior departure! Location: Port of Kissamos STEP 3:  GO ON BOARD THE CRUISE / FERRY - ENJOY THE DAY! Attention: The timetable changes according the season.  TICKET PRICES without meals Passengers up to 2 years old travel for free. Passengers between the age of 3 and 12 pay 14€. Passengers over 13 years old pay 29€. The above-mentioned prices (no meals) include VAT, all legal charges, and a written guided tour in your language. GOOD TO KNOW Both in Gramvousa and Balos, you may return to the ship at any time, but make sure you are back at least 10 minutes before departure.  Details of your trip The ferry leaves from the port of Kissamos and sails in the bay for an hour, after a while you will see a large cave known to be an ancient shipyard. At the end of the bay you will see an impressive geological phenomenon, over time Crete’s west side is rising and the eastern side is sinking. This is happening because of the movement of the African tectonic plate under the Eurasian plate. You can see the ancient coastline along the rocky shore. The self-service bar stays open throughout the whole cruise, offering light meals, salads, soft drinks, coffee, ice creams and more. Gramvousa - The island of Pirates, Stop for 1 1/2 hour.   The highest point of the island is 137 meters, here you find the famous castle of Gramvousa that was built by the Venetians in 1579. The castle played a huge role in the history of the area because of the panoramic view and the legends about a hidden pirate treasure. You need to hike up for about 20 min to reach the top. Please remember to wear good comfortable shoes. You can also have a swim near the chapel of Agioi Apostoli or you can choose to stay on the ship. Another fun fact is that Gramvousa island has three plants that havent been found anywhere else on earth. The boat stays here for around 1.5 to 2 hours. The trip to Balos Lagoon from here is about 20 min. Balos Lagoon, Stop for 2.5 to 3 hours   Balos is mentioned as one of the best beaches in Europe. A beautiful exotic beach with warm turquoise water and a pink sandy beach full of shells. It’s a true beauty! If you are in need of a sun umbrella you can rent it from the ship or you can buy food or beverages at any time. We will stay at this magical beach for about 3 hours. Note that you have to be back on the ship both at Gramvousa and Balos at least 10 minutes before the ship departures. The Following things are prohibited: -Any kind of pollution -To collect rocks, fossils, shells, ancient finds and plants -Animal catching  -Camping -To start a fire or smoking near bushes  -Any activity that might threaten the ecosystem Before disembarking in Gramvousa and Balos, please obtain information regarding the exact times of departure of the ship. Both in Gramvousa and Balos, you may return to the ship at any time, but make sure you are back at least 10 minutes before departure.  

Limnoupolis Waterpark AQUA CRETA

FOR CHILDREN - FULL DAY  An exciting day filled with sun and water fun awaits the visitors of Limnoupolis! The park has something happening in every corner, a total of 11 water slides, all unique, and guarantees to fill you with the super adrenaline rush you’re after. LIMNOPOLIS - WATERPARK  The little friends of "Aqua Creta Limnoupolis" will immediately get excited with the colorful experience of the specially designed kids pool and its island with many amusing games with a twist, a big barrel that overturns and plunges you with water and many smaller slides suitable for the younger ones.  The impressive variety of exciting activities is designed to cater to the needs of every age group, so you are not likely to ever get bored at any point! Apart from our little friends who explore endless games at Limnoupolis, the parents have their own chance to enjoy countless hours of relaxation in the sun. The huge central swimming pool of "Aqua Creta Limnoupolis" is a 1,500-square-meters “water oasis”, there is also an especially designed area where you can dive from the diving platform where the depth is 3.80 m. The surrounding area of the central pool is equipped with comfortable sunbeds and cool sun umbrellas for our visitors to relax under the bright sun at no extra charge. The bar operating in the area will ensure that your favorite tastes and cool drinks are not to be missed. For thoses who want to take it a bit easy the lazy river is perfect, it’s in a green atmosphere of natural stones, caves and waterfalls, or relax on a sunbed on the grass.  The park offers stable and free wifi, a simple restaurant, a mini market, bars for beverages, icecreams, snacks and more. Toddlers (<110cm) Free When you booking transportation with us, the departure from Limnoupolis is at 17:00.

Santorini - One day Cruise

Santorini is an island in the southern Aegean Sea. This beautiful island is essentially what remains after an enormous volcanic eruption that destroyed the earliest settlements on a formerly sing...