Day trip

Rethymno: Balos and Gramvousa Day Trip Without Boat Ticket

Day trip

Rethymno: Balos and Gramvousa Day Trip Without Boat Ticket

From US$ 18.44 per person

Enjoy a hassle-free roundtrip bus transfer from Rethymno to Kissamos port to board the scenic cruise to Balos Lagoon and Gramvousa Island. Cruise without the stress of arranging local transportation.

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Duration 10 hours
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Pickup included
You will receive a voucher with pickup details one day before the tour starts.


  • Enjoy the convenience of a pre-booked door-to-door transportation service
  • Travel in comfort aboard an air-conditioned bus with plenty of legroom
  • Relax and enjoy your trip while your driver takes care of transportation
Full description

Make your cruise worry-free with a roundtrip transfer from Rethymno to Kissamos port in an air-conditioned bus. Ride in a well-maintained and comfortable bus and leave the navigation to your local driver. Have an onboard guide during your trip. 

Be picked up in the morning from your accommodation in Rethymno. Sit back and relax on the drive to the Kissamos port where you can purchase a cruise ticket to swim in crystal-clear water of Balos Lagoon and see the Venetian castle of Gramvousa. 

Let your driver worry about traffic and getting to the port on time while you relax. Once you return to the port on the boat, your driver will be waiting to whisk you back to your accommodation in Rethymno. 

  • Roundtrip bus transfer
  • Guide
  • Boat cruise and entrance ticket (approx. €29 – cash payment required on-site)

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Swimwear
  • Hiking shoes
  • Cash

Know before you go

  • You will receive your voucher by email one day before the activity takes place with all details.
  • The boat ticket is 28€ and should be paid on site
  • Gramvousa entrance ticket is 1€ and should be paid on site
  • The boat has a bar and restaurant onboard where food and drinks can be purchased
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