From Heraklion: Morning Sailing trip to Dia Island

From Heraklion: Morning Sailing trip to Dia Island

From $84.90 per person

Enjoy a 4.5-hour sailing trip to the stunning Dia island for a tasty lunch, snorkeling, fishing and relaxing on the beach.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4.5 hours
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Host or greeter
English
Pickup optional
Transfer from and back to your hotel for regions from Agia Pelagia to Hersonissos (25km east and west from Heraklion Port).
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a cool dip in the clear, turquoise waters of Dia island
  • Have fun fishing with your children
  • Enjoy an unforgettable sailing experience
  • Taste our freshly cooked Mediterranean menu
  • Relax in the peaceful Saint George Bay
Full description
Enjoy a cruise, snorkeling and fishing in crystal clear waters on this relaxing and fun trip to Dia Island. Relax on the 1-hour trip to the island, taking in the scenery and enjoying the comfort of your boat, which will have a maximum of 8 passengers onboard. Next, visit the romantic gulf and ancient Minoan port of St. George. Spend 2.5 hours swimming in the turquoise water, walking on the beautiful trails, fishing or just relaxing on the beach. Relax and let the crew take care of you by providing you with any snorkeling and fishing equipment you need. Enjoy unlimited refreshments, seasonal fruits and a delicious Mediterranean lunch served by the crew.
Includes
  • Lunch (roasted chicken fillets, rice with vegetables, Greek salad and 500ml wine)
  • Unlimited refreshments
  • Water
  • Fruit
  • Snorkeling and fishing equipment
  • Optional transfer to and from your hotel or cruise ship docked in Heraklion Port
    Not suitable for
    • Pregnant women
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
    • Customers must fill out a travel information form
    • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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    Meeting point

    Marina Cafe Venetian, Heraklion Port.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sun hat
    • Swimwear
    • Sunscreen
    • Passport or ID card, copy accepted
    • Sunglasses

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Oversize luggage
    • Alcohol and drugs

    Know before you go

    • Transfer from and back to your hotel or cruise ship is optional and will be arranged by e-mail. You will receive an e-mail asking for your hotel's details and a second one informing you about the pick-up time
    • According to Greek law, at the time of booking you must provide the ID or passport number, full name, sex, age and nationality of all participants in your group, otherwise you might not be permitted to board the boat
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 / 5

    based on 110 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.7/5
    • Transportation
      4.6/5
    • Value for money
      4.8/5
    • Safety
      4.9/5
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    Had a lovely morning sail with friends, the island was a neat place although didn’t spend a lot of time on it. Need to swim ashore, so a little difficult to explore and/or bring a camera to the island. The captain and his first mate were friendly but didn’t talk much.

    September 17, 2019

    A very well organised tour. We were about 8 people in a sailing boat, had a very friendly guide. We snorkelled and swam at the beaches of Dia. The food and wine on board was lovely too. Hats off to the crew from Sailing Trips Heraklion . Would highly recommend !

    September 7, 2019

    Amazing day trip!

    Our guide Manos was very personable and professional. We had a wonderful trip out to dia island and were able to swim and snorkel and relax on the boat! Glad we did the morning sail so it wasn’t too hot outside. The lunch served was a lot of food and delicious! Very fun day trip from the Heraklion/hersonissos area if you are well staying nearby.

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    August 25, 2019

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    Product ID: 111052