Historic Islands Excursions

The meticulously planned itineraries of our daily cruises will bring to life the fascinating natural & historic sites of Gavdos, Spinalonga and Gramvoussa islands along the stunning coastlines of Crete.

Spinalonga

  Visit the infamous island of Spinalonga and uncover the island’s mysterious past. This small island at the entrance of EloundaBay is well-known for its impregnable fortress which has been a silent sentinel to the island’s chequered history. Built by the Venetians, then occupied by the Turks, in 1903 the fortress was finally converted into […]

Gramvoussa

A. Tour of the gulf of Kissamos Departing from the port of Kissamos and traveling for approximately 55 minutes in the gulf, you will admire a huge cave, which is believed to have been the ancient shipyard – Tarsanas. It is found near the Roman city of Agnion, thought to be the god Apollo (today […]

Gavdos

  Visit Gavdos island, mythological home of nymph Calypso, the southernmost part of Europe,25 nautical miles away from Plakias and 170 N.m. from Africa (Tobruk, Libya) Amazing coastline and beaches, where cedars reach the sea.   Gavdos is believed to be the Ogygia, mythological home of the enchantress Calypso, who idled away seven years with […]