Water activity

From Kissamos: Balos and Gramvousa Private Cruise with Lunch

4.7 / 5

7 reviews

Activity provider: Falasarna Sailing

From Kissamos: Balos and Gramvousa Private Cruise with Lunch

Activity provider: Falasarna Sailing
Likely to sell out
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From US$ 1,008.55 per group up to 6

Relax on a scenic cruise to Balos Lagoon and Gramvousa island on this full-day private sailing tour from Kissamos. Enjoy a traditional Cretan meal cooked on board and swim in the clear waters of Balos Beach.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 8 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
Greek, English
Private group


  • Swim and snorkel in the clear waters of Balos Lagoon
  • Hike to the incredible castle on Gramvousa Island and admire panoramic views
  • Practice your sailing with the help of an experienced skipper
  • Enjoy a traditional Greek dish on board as you sail
  • Customize the program as you wish on your private tour
Full description
Enjoy a relaxing cruise along the Aegean sea and admire stunning views as you sail for Balos Lagoon and Gramvousa Island. Take time to swim and explore these incredible locations at your own pace. Start your morning at Kissamos port and board a private sailboat. After learning the safety procedures on board from your experienced skipper, set sail on a private cruise for Balos Lagoon and Gramvousa Island. Relax on board while taking in the spectacular views of the Cretan coast. Learn a bit about sailing on the trip with the help of your skipper. After 1.5 hours at sea, reach Balos Lagoon. Soak up the sun on the pristine shores of Balos Beach or even go for a swim in the clear water. Next stop: Gramvousa Island. Hike to the extraordinary castle built high up on the island and admire panoramic views of the horizon from above. Take your time exploring this rugged island or practice your snorkeling. At noon, relax on deck and enjoy a delicious lunch cooked on board. If it's too hot, take a break in the cabins. Admire the beautiful views of the sea once more as you head for the port.
  • Sailboat
  • Experienced skipper
  • Soft drinks and beer
  • Lunch
  • Fruit
  • Hot water and shampoo
  • Beach towels
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Two air-conditioned cabins with double beds
  • Snorkeling gear
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

The sailboat is located 100 meters from the entrance to Kissamos port on your right.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Oversize luggage
  • Shoes indoors

Know before you go

  • Cruises are dependent on weather conditions and in the case of bad weather it will be rescheduled or refunded
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 7 reviews

Review summary

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Simply magical! Magnificent boat, great welcome and support throughout the cruise. The meal was delicious, home cooked, fresh fruit. Stop in Gramvousa, Balos time to take some photos, and then at our request direction "private beach" for swimming and fish observation. To recommend !!!

August 5, 2021

We order the trip in one day. We contact the sailor with whatsapp and the communication was good.

August 12, 2021

August 27, 2021


Product ID: 392526