Excursion to Gramvousa Island & lagoon of Balos
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Full Day Tour
Excursion is Starting From: Adele, Agia Marina, Daratso, Georgioupolis, Kalyves, Kavros, Kolymbari, Maleme, Missiria, Panormo, Platanias, Rethymno, Sfakaki, Skaleta, Stalos, Tavronitis
We depart from Rethymnon with destination the port of Kasteli.
We cross the bay of Kissamos and pass through the big cave which is estimated to have been an ancient shipyard (tarsanas).
Reference to the geological phenomenon where Crete is rising out of the sea at the western side and sinking at its Easter side.
We will be sailing around Agria Gramvousa and Vouxa cape. We arrive at Gramvousa Island where we will visit the Venetian Castle and have time for swimming.
Next destination to the lagoon of Balos (Tigani). There you will have time to explore the lagoon and have time for swimming.
• Spend time at leisure, swimming, sunbathing or exploring the island
• Explore Imeri Gramvousa fortress with your guide and then visit Balos Lagoon
• Informative tour & history of a one-time pirate hideout
Coach, escort, boat tickets
Entrance fees to Gramvousa 1€, Lunch (possibility to buy on board)
You need to bring camera, sun cream, towel and swimwear.