Full Day Cruise to Dia Island from Heraklion
Duration 7 hours and 30 minutes
Arrival time in Heraklion port is at 10:00 / Meeting point at Marina Cafe parking at 09:50 a.m.
Upon arrival you will be guided to the boat where the captain welcomes you on board and offers you a welcome drink (coffee or juice). As soon as you are settled the captain will do the safety briefing (life jackets etc.) and then we set sail for Dia in the Saint George’s bay. The one way trip usually takes 45 to 60 minutes depending on the weather. During the trip, we introduce you to the mythology of Dia and also to some sailing tips. When we reach Saint George’s bay, we lay anchor and there is plenty of time for swimming, snorkeling, sunbathing and fishing. All activities are guided by the captain and/or the assistant. In addition, we provide a full course meal that is prepared on board, by the captain and the assistant, always with fresh and high-quality ingredients. The menu includes: tzatziki, Ntakos, olives, greek salad for starters and the main dish is seafood pasta. Customers can also choose from a variety of drinks and beverages like red or white wine, juice, coke, and beer. All drinks are included in the price. Lunch is served to customers at around 13:00
At around 15:00, we set sail for Panagia bay where you can enjoy the crystal clear water and swim in another bay of Dia island with impressing morphology that looks like fjord. During this time, fruits, coffee and raki are offered to the customers.
At 16:30 we set sail again back to Heraklion port. The boat arrives around 17:30 – 17:45
✔️ Hotel pick-up and drop-off (Pick up mainly from hotels at Fodele, Ligaria Amoudara, Malia, Hersonissos, Anissaras, Analipsi, Gouves, Kokkini Hani, Heraklion Port is provided. If pick up from your hotel is not possible you will be picked up from the closest pick up point. In case you don’t know the closest pickup point, please contact us)
✔️ Sailing trip with 44 feet sailing boat
✔️ Captain and assistant
✔️ Lunch (Food, Fruits and Drinks)
✔️ Snorkeling Equipment
✔️ Fishing Equipment
✔️ Small inflatable boat for reaching the beach in Saint George Bay
❌ Gratuites (Optional)
❌ Personal Expenses
❌ Any other services not specified in inclusion
❌ Negative Rapid test taken 24 hours prior to the trip is obligatory according to official announcements – Can be done on the spot with extra cost of 15.00 euro per person
Remember to bring ‼️ Sun Cream (a lot!), Sunglasses and Hat, Long-Sleeved Shirt for Sensitive skin, Swim Suit and a Beach Towel.
⛔ Cancellation Policy
For cancellations up to 2 days prior to departure date, no cancellation fees
For cancellations 1 day prior to departure date, 100% cancellation fees
Non-Show, 100% cancellation fees
⚠️ Important Notes
- The travel agency reserves the right to alter or cancel any tour due to adverse weather conditions or insufficient passengers number or force majeure 12 hours prior to departure time with a notification to the traveler
- Please arrive on time to the given pick-up point. Unfortunately, there is no option to wait for latecomers. In case of delay, missed pick-up, missed departure time, no refunds
Covid – 19 measures applicable for Season 2021:
- Mandatory use of face covering and pre-boarding health declaration questionnaire is required, filled by all the participants. Please download it here and have it filled before boarding. Failure to abide by this measure is subject to fines by local authorities.
- Negative Rapid test taken 24 hours prior to the trip is obligatory according to official announcements – Can be done on the spot with extra cost of 15.00 euro per person
- Checking body temperature is implemented to all passengers upon their check-in. In cases of fever over 37.8 οC embarkation is not allowed.
Upon reservation, our partners will contact you in order to receive your Voucher which includes your pick-up point and time info. Please be aware that you will have to bring the Voucher with you during the trip.
For any further clarification, please feel free to contact us.
Full Day Cruise to Dia Island from Heraklion
Why to choose this package!
- Only an hour sail gets you to an amazing place where you can be part of the deep blue
- Share an unforgettable experience with your beloved ones
- Relax, swim in the crystal clear waters of Dia island, snorkel or fish with the guidance of our professionals
- Relish the freshly prepared and tasteful lunch on the sea