Catamaran Boat Trip from Hersonissos

Hersonissos Port - Dia Island
7 hours

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A Catamaran boat trip from Hersonissos to DIA Island that lasts seven hours. This catamaran boat trip visits the mysterious DIA Island.  The luxury catamaran yacht sets sail from Hersonissos port. For those staying far away from Hersonissos there is an option for hotel pickup.

If you choose the transfer option, then your ticket will include information and timing regarding the pick up point. If not, we set a meeting point next to the Hersonissos port office. Our sailing boat is only a few meters away. A member of the crew will meet you and escort you to the boat.

A luxurious 7 hours cruise aboard a modern Catamaran, voyaging towards the island of DIA. The Catamaran sets sail at 09:30 am, following a brief introduction by the crew.

Catamaran Boat Trip from Hersonissos

This Catamaran boat trip from Hersonissos includes lunch with many options, soft drinks, beers, wine and water.

Our catamaran crew will ensure your comfort throughout the boat trip. An hour and a half ride brings us to the breathtaking Agrielia Bay of Dia island. Drop anchor and plunge into the refreshing waters for snorkeling or paddle closer to the island on a SUP. Those who prefer to stay aboard can try their hand at fishing. Younger guests can enjoy a variety of onboard games and inflatable floaties in the water.

Boat Trip to DIA Island

DIA island is six miles north of Heraklion. According to the myth it was the hiding place for Theseus after slaying the Minotaur. Iit had an important role in navigation during old times. Particularly in Minoan and Medieval times.

Enjoy the crystal clear waters and take a refreshing swim. You may also try snorkeling. Our crew will provide you with the necessary gear. The sea bed and under water scenery offer a great opportunity for that.

Conclude the catamaran boat trip with a final dip before our captain signals the return journey to Hersonissos.

Things to Do and Things to See:

– Enjoy a spectacular boat trip from Heraklion along the azure waters of the Cretan Sea.
– Admire the view of the silhouette of the Cretan shoreline.
– Swim in the crystal clear waters, of the idyllic Bay of Saint George
– Snorkel and discover the spectacular undersea world of DIA Island.
– Explore the island on a Paddleboard.

What to Bring with you:

Pack a swimming suit, a towel, a hat, sunglasses, and a sun cream.


We are very careful with our pricing. What you read is what you get. The Catamaran boat trip from Hersonissos price is €130 per passenger. The boat takes up to 23 people.

Schedule - Days and Languages


08:30-09:15: Optional Transfer Service.
09:30 – Welcome Aboard.
Approx. 11:00 – Anchor in the Agielia Bay of DIA Island.
13:00 – Lunch on board.
13:00 – 15:00 – Leisure time for sunbathing, swimming, and engaging in various activities.
Approx. 15:00 – Set sail for Hersonissos port.
Approx. 16:20 – Return to the port.

Days and Languages:

Every Day: English

The Catamaran Boat Trip from Hersonissos Includes:

✅ Optional hotel pick up and drop off.
✅ Catamaran Boat trip tickets.
✅ BBQ on board with unlimited soft drinks, beer, wine and water.
✅ Insurance cover.
✅ Easy cancellation (Cancel up to 48 hours prior to departure time and receive a full refund).


❌ Any other destination.

❌ Extra premium drinks or anything that is not included in the includes section.

Not Suitable:

A catamaran sailing trip to Dia Island may not be suitable for individuals who experience severe seasickness. Additionally, those with mobility issues.

Dia Island

Catamaran Boat Trip from Hersonissos

Cancellation Policy:

  • Full refund if cancelled 24 hours before start time.
  • Weather-dependent; if cancelled due to bad weather, choose a new date or get a full refund.

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