EXCURSION TO GRAMVOUSA AND BALOS
An exquisite excursion is the one to Gramvousa and Balos. Driving to the west of the island, we make our first stop at Skaleta, a small village near Rethimnon, where you will have some time for coffee or breakfast if you wish. Then we head for Kissamos, where we set out for our trip.
Highlights/What you will see!
• Kissamos port or Kavonissi.
• Gramvousa - The pirate island with its Venetian castle.
• Balos - The magnificent beach called also the BLUE LAGOON!
Approximately 16 hours.
Every Monday and Friday.
The time of departure from your hotel is according to its location and its sometime between 05:15 and 06:35a.m.
Return Time back to your hotel is according to its location and its sometime between 21:00 and 22:30.
Read a full description
Please click on the links below to download our latest brochure for 2019. We print them in 5 languages.
What is Included.
Air-conditioned bus with professional driver.
Professional guide during the excursion.
Gramvousa entrance fee
Lunch with salad and a bottle of water.
The pick-up and drop off from your hotel is included in the price.
What is Excluded.
For reduced entrance tickets or free entrance please click here.
Drinks or beverages during the tour.
Anything that is not specified in the program as included
Excursion Schedule in Detail
05:15 - 06:35 Departure from your hotel pick up point.
08:15 Arrival in Skaleta– 15 minutes stop.
10:30 Arrival in Kissamos. Boat departure (10:40)
12:00 Arrival in Gramvousa. 1 hour and 30 minutes stop
13:15 Departure for Balos Lagoon.
13:30 Arrival in Balos beach. 3 hours stop.
16:30 Departure from Balos Lagoon to Kissamos.
17:45 Arrival at Kissamos port and bus departure.
19:45 Arrival in Skaleta – 15 minutes stop.
21:00 - 22:30 Return time back to your hotel pick up point.
Children up to 3 years old are free. All children up to 18 years old must be accompanied by their legal guardians.
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability.
Travelers that buy 2 Tours can have FREE OF CHARGE the Heraklion Market and City Tour.
Make sure you bring with you a good sun protection cream, a hat, swimsuit, a towel, a bottle of water and your good mood!
You will receive an email with your voucher and all details.
During the departure you will have to present either a printed copy of the voucher you will receive by email or just show it on your smartphone.
Please have with you a copy of your passport.
We accept cancellations as long as they are 7 day before departure. In such case the full amount will be refunded.
We reserve the right to cancel or alter the date or times or schedule of the excursion at any moment. Otherwise please see our Terms and Conditions.
If you wish further information about the excursion please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.