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  • Makrys Gialos: Private RIB Boat Cruise to Koufonisi Island

    1. Makrys Gialos: Private RIB Boat Cruise to Koufonisi Island

    Meet at Makrys Gialos port on the southeastern side of Crete and board a RIB vessel with an experienced local skipper to start your memorable full-day cruise. Embark on a 30-minute boat trip from Makris Gialos to Koufonisi Island, a hidden gem away from the usual tourist crowds. After the captain drops the anchor, discover the island's white landscape and deep blue water coastal waters. Do some hiking on the island and discover its beautiful rugged landscapes. Take some snorkeling equipment with you to explore the coast at the many beaches and hidden coves. After exploring a bit of the island, return to the boat and quench your thirst with a cold beer. Enjoy some snacks of Cretan meze and relax on the boat. Before leaving, try covering your body with the island's natural white clay for a relieving mud spa experience. Before the sun sets start sailing back to the port of Makris Gialos.

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