Full Day Cruise from Falasarna to Balos and Gramvousa

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    TOUR DESCRIPTION

    Setting sail from the charming Port of Falasarna, join us on an 6h- exclusive boat trip to the famous Balos beach and Gramvousa Island. Perfect for those vacationing near Falasarna beach, this private adventure offers a unique way to explore these renowned destinations. Our first stop is the popular Balos beach, where we’ll drop anchor for a refreshing swim and photo opportunities. Next, we’ll head to Gramvousa Island to check out the shipwreck and the Venetian Fortress built in 1579 to defend against Ottoman Corsairs. You can climb to the top for an amazing view. To avoid the crowds from large cruise ships, our experienced skipper can take you to quieter private beaches in the area of Balos. On our way back to Falasarna, enjoy the stunning views of the north-western Crete coastline while listening to your favorite music on board.

    Alternative Option

    You can start your trip from Falasarna Port and disembark in Kissamos Port to explore the East coasts of Gramvousa Peninsula by boat. From there, we will arrange your transportation back to the departure poin

    Free snorkeling supplies (upon request), drinks.

    Suggested starting times: 9.30 a.m.

    ITINERARY

    • 1

      Option 1. Falasarna: pick-up time: 9.30

      25’
    • 2

      Balos: arrival time: 10.00, stop: 2h

      Sightseeings:
      Balos Beach
      5’
    • 3

      Gramvousa: arrival time: 12.05, stop: 1.5h

      Sightseeings:
      Gramvousa Shipwreck
      Gramvousa Fortress
      5’
    • 4

      Hidden Beaches of Balos: arrival time: 13.40, stop: 1.5h

      Sightseeings:
      Private Beaches near Balos
      20’
    • 1

      End of Option 1. Falasarna: drop off time: 15.30

    • 1

      Option 2. Falasarna: pick-up time: 9.30

      25'
    • 2

      Balos: arrival time: 9.55, stop: 2h

      5'
    • 3

      Gramvousa: arrival time: 12.00, stop: 1.5h

      Sightseeings:
      Gramvousa Fortress
      Gramvousa Shipwreck
      5'
    • 4

      Hidden Beaches of Balos: arrival time: 13.35, stop: 60′

      15'
    • 5

      Agios Sozon: arrival time: 14.50, stop: 20′

      10'
    • 6

      Tersanas Cave: arrival time: 15.20, stop: pass by

      10'
    • 7

      End of option 2. Kissamos: drop off time: 15.30

    *The schedule may change depending on weather conditions and your specific needs.

    * As we customize your trip to your needs, you can choose how to spend your time on this beautiful Island or build your itinerary with us!

    Falasarna 35.49214690036294, 23.5805860626447 1
    Balos 35.57959632817411, 23.58865100797632 2
    Gramvousa 35.61210584871501, 23.580432317488444 3
    Hidden Beaches of Balos 35.598482, 23.593494 4
    Agios Sozon 35.592780, 23.602953 5
    Tersanas Cave 35.574504, 23.605732 6
    Kissamos 35.50571326546907, 23.640148527921237 7

    INFORMATION

    USEFUL INFORMATION

    • Duration: 6 hours
    • Travel Distance: 19 nm (option 1)
    • Travel Distance: 35 nm (option 2)
    • Start time: 9.15 – 10.00
    • Languages: Greek – English
    • Number of travelers: 1-10 (per boat)

    WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE PRICE

    • Boat
    • Fuel
    • Skipper

    DEPARTURE & RETURN LOCATION

    Option 1: The boat departs and returns to the exact location in Falasarna Port: Limani Phalasarna

    Option 2:The boat departs from Falasarna and returns to Kissamos Port. In this option, we will provide transportation back to Falasarna.

    However, if you are not staying near the Falasarna area or have a car and are okay with driving, we suggest Kissamos Port as a departure point for your private trip to Balos and Gramvousa.

    WHAT IS OFFERED ON BOARD

    • Water, soft drinks, beer, light lunch
    • Snorkelling equipment (upon request)

    WHAT YOU CAN REQUEST

    • Traditional Cretan Meal or Barbeque on board (fish – meat)
    • Fishing Equipment and fishing guide
    • Drone, GoPro, Photographer
    • Special Requests (boat relocation, tour extension)
    • Transfer to and from the Port

    FAQ

    The price of this 6 hours private boat tour to Balos and Gramvousa from Falasarna starts from 830 euros and goes up to 1050 euros per group (1-10 persons)
    The price depends on boat size, number of people, and selected extras.
    You can check prices by clicking “book now” or request a quote via email, WhatsApp, or phone.

    If your group is larger than our maximum boat capacity, we can arrange a second boat to accommodate your group. The boats sail and tie together, so the group does not split. While docked, you can go from one vessel to the other. Ask us about the alternative options.

    Our company does not offer transportation services. However, we can arrange a one-way or round-trip taxi/minivan service for your transfer to and from the departure point at an additional cost.

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