Hersonissos Tours

Boat Trips in Crete

We offer a large range of Boat Trips in Crete. From small motor boats to luxury sailing yachts. Below you can find our selection of boat trips from Hersonissos and Heraklion port.

For those seeking a touch of luxury, private sailing yacht charters are available. They allow you to explore the crystal clear waters and secluded beaches in style. Nature enthusiasts can indulge in eco-friendly boat tours that showcase the island’s rich marine life and vibrant underwater world, providing a unique snorkeling or diving experience.

Sunset sailing cruises are also a popular choice. They offer a romantic atmosphere as you watch the sun dip below the horizon, casting a warm glow on the tranquil waters. Whatever your preference, Hersonissos, Heraklion and Crete have a boat trip tailored to fulfill your desire for adventure, relaxation, and exploration.

The boat trips we offer either start from Hersonissos port or Heraklion port. There are options for everyone. Short cruises that last 3 to 4 hours or sailing trips that last 6 hours.

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Crete Boat Tours

Embark on a journey with boat tours to Santorini and Dia Island, where azure waters and captivating landscapes await. Santorini, renowned for its iconic white buildings perched on cliffs, offers a unique perspective from the sea. Glide along the crystalline waters to witness the breathtaking caldera and the charming villages that cling to the cliffsides.

Meanwhile, Dia Island, a hidden gem near Crete, provides a tranquil escape. With affordable boat tours, you can explore Dia’s coves and rugged coastline, reveling in the beauty of this lesser-known destination. Immerse yourself in the rich history and natural wonders of these Greek islands as you embark on these unforgettable boat excursions.

FAQs for Boat Trips in Crete, from Hersonissos and Heraklion:

1. What will I see during the boat trip in Crete?

  • During the boat trip in Crete, you’ll enjoy coastal views, hidden beaches, sea caves, and maybe even dolphins and sea turtles, depending on the route.

2. How long does the boat trip usually last?

  • The duration of boat trips in Crete varies depending on the specific tour package. However, most trips last from a couple of hours to a full day.

3. Do they provide food and drinks during the boat trip?

  • Some boat trip packages include food and drinks, while others require you to bring your own. Check with the tour operator beforehand to know what’s included.

4. Do I need to bring anything special for the boat trip?

  • It’s recommended to bring sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, swimwear, a towel, and a camera. If food and drinks aren’t provided, bring your snacks and water.

5. Is the boat trip suitable for everyone?

  • Most boat trips from Hersonissos and Heraklion are suitable for all ages. But consider factors like sea conditions and trip duration when deciding.

6. Are there bathrooms on the boat?

  • Many boat operators have bathrooms onboard, but the size and amenities may vary. Ask about this when booking your trip.

7. Can I swim during the boat trip?

  • Yes, most boat trips include swimming stops at lovely coves and beaches. Bring swimwear if you plan to swim.

8. What happens if the weather is bad?

  • If the weather is bad, the boat trip may be canceled or rescheduled for safety. 

9. How do I book a boat trip from Hersonissos or Heraklion?

  • You can book through tourscrete.com. Compare options to choose the best trip for you.

10. Are there any rules I should follow during the boat trip?

  • Follow crew instructions for safety. Respect the environment by not littering and avoiding activities that harm marine life.

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