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Gramvousa Island and Balos Bay Full-Day Tour from Rethymno

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    What to Expect
    Depart Rethymno at approximately 07:45 and travel by bus along the new national road towards the westernmost tip of Crete. Pass the bay of Souda and the former Cretan capital of Chania before your arrival in Kissamos.Upon arrival, climb aboard a boat and cross to Balos Bay at the northernmost tip of the peninsula. Relax on the 1-hour boat trip, and get 2.5 hours at Balos Bay to enjoy the soft white sands and unique blue and green waters of the lagoon.Next, take a 20-minute boat ride to Gramvousa Island for plenty of time to enjoy an unforgettable swim in the crystal clear waters. If you are feeling energetic, take an optional 137-meter climb up to the 16th-century Venetian Fortress for an incomparable view of the surrounding surroundings.Enjoy approximately 1.5 hours at peace on Gramvousa Island, and then take a 1-hour boat ride back to Kissamos. Upon arrival, continue to Rethymno by bus at the end of the laid-back tour.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    ▪︎ Pick-up and drop off (in Panormo, Scaleta, Adele, Platanias, Missiria, Rethymno town, Atsipopoulo, Kavros and Georgioupoli)
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    11h
    Return Details
    • Hotel drop off (at Panormo, Scaleta, Adele, Platanias, Missiria, Rethymno town, Atsipopoulo, Kavros and Georgioupoli)
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pick-up and drop off (at Panormo, Scaleta, Adele, Platanias, Missiria, Rethymno town, Atsipopoulo, Kavros and Georgioupoli)
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Professional guide
    Exclusions
    • Boat ticket to Gramvousa island 27 eyro
    • Food and drinks
    • Personal expenses
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Take swimming suits
    • Seats are assigned by the theater box office and will not be known in advance of the performance date
    • At the time of booking please mention your hotel name and location. You will be notified by email about the pickup point and time
    • Pickup begins up to 90 minutes before tour starts and is done from central meeting points near the hotels, only in the areas of Panormo, Scaleta, Adele, Platanias, Missiria, Rethymno town, Atsipopoulo, Kavros and Georgioupoli
    • Infants will be seated with their parents on the bus and will not have their own seat
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 12 August 2019 via mobile

    This is essentially just a bus that takes you to and from the port. That's it. We wouldn't be annoyed if it had just been advertised as such, but the description they offer is false. They advertise it as a "tour", with a tour guide,...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    • PLATANOS TOURS
    • Duration: 11h
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    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Russian
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