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Chania: Menies Beach & Chironisia Bay Cruise with Snorkeling

Chania: Menies Beach & Chironisia Bay Cruise with Snorkeling

Explore the wild natural beauty and the crystal-clear waters of two majestic hidden beaches on this guided cruise from Kolymbari to Menies and Chironisia. Use the provided snorkeling gear to uncover the remains of a sunken gun and carriage from WWII.  Choose from a tour that meets on the boat in the harbor of Kolymbari or that includes convenient hotel pickup and drop-off from select locations in north Chania. Set off a comfortable and spacious boat.  Feel the wind in your hair as you glide to Menies beach which is on the site of ancient Diktynna, where the most important temple of the goddess Vritomartis was located. See the remains of the ancient Roman temple as well as a 9th century abandoned monastery of St. George. Put on your snorkel gear to explore some underwater items from WWII before heading to Chironisia Bay, a small hidden bay that is only accessible by the sea. Plunge into the deep blue waters where you can venture into small caves with the snorkel gear.

Kolymvari - Afrata & Menies Jet Ski Safari

Kolymvari - Afrata & Menies Jet Ski Safari

Jet ski safari tour from Kolymvari to Afrata - Menies & Choironisia . An unforgettable experience while you combine 3 destinations in one day . You drive the jet ski while a guide show you the way with a boat. Each jet ski fits one or two people. We arrive at Afrata Beach in 15 minutes from Kolymvari and we spend some time there fro swimming. We arrive at Menies Beach in 15 minutes from Kolymvari and we spend some time there fro swimming. After spending one hour at Afrata & Menies Beach we visit Choironisia island and we make a stop there for another 45 minutes.We return to Kolymvari Beach in about 15-20 minutes from Choironisia. You have to be there 10 minutes earlier to give you some instructions about the tour and to gather all of your necessary belongings to the boat.

Chania: Sunset Tour by Private Boat

Chania: Sunset Tour by Private Boat

Discover the Captivating Charm of Chania with Sea Breeze Cruises Embark on an unforgettable adventure with Sea Breeze Cruises, the premier provider of exclusive private boat tours in Chania, Crete. Indulge in a world of luxury as you explore the breathtaking landscapes of Balos Lagoon, Seitan Limania, Thodorou Island, and Menies Beach aboard our high-speed, state-of-the-art yachts. Explore the Wonders of Chania's Coastline Our expert crew ensures a seamless and personalized experience as you snorkel in the crystal-clear waters, discovering the vibrant marine life and hidden coves that Chania has to offer. Whether you're seeking a romantic getaway, family fun, or an exciting day out with friends, Sea Breeze Cruises has something to captivate every traveler. Unwind with Breathtaking Sunset Cruises For a truly unforgettable experience, join us on one of our sunset boat cruises. As the sun dips below the horizon, bask in the warm glow and witness the stunning transformation of Chania's coastline. This magical setting provides the perfect backdrop for romantic evenings or quality time with loved ones, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Unlock the Hidden Treasures of Chania Looking for the ultimate way to explore Chania? Look no further than Sea Breeze Cruises. Rent a boat and let us take you on a journey to discover the wonders of this enchanting destination. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Crete while enjoying the comfort and luxury of our state-of-the-art vessels, tailored to cater to your every need. Don't miss the opportunity to experience Chania like never before. Book your private boat trip with Sea Breeze Cruises and unlock the hidden treasures of this captivating destination in style.

Balos & Gramvousa Full day cruise

Balos & Gramvousa Full day cruise

Feel the sunshine on your face in Balos Lagoon and Gramvousa Island on a luxury private yacht cruise from Kolymvari. Set sail aboard a luxury 55-foot motor yacht and enjoy the sea breeze as you cruise along the northwest coast of the island. Arrive at Balos Beach and take a refreshing dip in the turquoise lagoon. Soak up the sunshine on deck or stroll along the white-sand shores fringed with pink crushed shells and coral. Then, cruise to the pirate island of Gramvousa. At the highest point of the island, take in the stunning views of the Venetian Castle. Follow the path from the beach all the way to the castle for magnificent views overlooking Balos and the neighboring islands of Wild Gramvousa and Antikythera. Enjoy snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters and explore the reef next to the shipwreck. Finally, enjoy the scenic return journey back to Kolymvari.

Power Boat to Menies,Chironisia & Thodorou island Half Day

Power Boat to Menies,Chironisia & Thodorou island Half Day

Our cruise is starting from the Venetian harbor in Chania and as we head for the Rodopou Peninsula we are traveling parallel with the Cretan coastline. Our first stop will be at Anc. Diktynna’s “private’’ peddled beach “Menies”, with crystal clear turquoise waters where you will enjoy a hassle-free relaxed time. Then we are getting onboard again and we continue our tour to Chironisia Bay, an isolated rocky bay with stunning breathtaking views and crystal clear waters. The beauty of the scenery, the privacy and the panoramic views helps you to relax far away from crowded beaches. On the way back your skipper will raise up your adrenaline with his high speed boat until we reach Theodorou island, declared protected park by the state famous for the protection of Cretan Ibex "Kri-Kri". Crystal clear waters with the wild beauty of the island provides an ideal last stop for swimming before we return back to Chania old Harbor. Experience the freedom & luxury of chartering your own Wellcraft Scarab Exel 31” 850hp Powerboat and let our skipper create an unforgettable half day escape by visiting amazing exclusive locations with crystal clear waters. Travel in a sporty, comfortable and high class style with premium service by our experienced skipper onboard our 9,5 meters powerboat. Escape the ordinary boat tours and discover Cretan gleaming seas like never before. Discover some of the most beautiful and unspoiled secret beaches on Northwest Crete.

Private Boat Trip to Balos Beach&Gramvousa from Chania

Private Boat Trip to Balos Beach&Gramvousa from Chania

Embark on a bespoke full-day private boat excursion from the historic Chania Old Port, delving into the marvels of Crete's northwest coast. This tailor-made journey is centered around the renowned private boat tour to Balos Beach and Gramvousa Island, promising an immersive and personalized maritime experience. Highlights: Chania Old Port Departure: Your personalized adventure begins at the iconic Chania Old Port, where your private boat awaits to set the stage for a day of exploration and relaxation. Balos Beach Exploration: Immerse yourself in the turquoise waters and golden sands of Balos Beach, experiencing the epitome of natural beauty. Your private boat excursion unveils secret smaller beaches and secluded coves within the Balos area, adding an exclusive touch to your maritime journey. Gramvousa Island Discovery: Explore the historic Gramvousa Island, known for its Venetian Fortress and captivating shipwreck. Every moment of your private boat tour to Gramvousa Island is a unique and unforgettable adventure. Rodopou Peninsula Treasures: As you chart the course back, discover the concealed treasures of the Rodopou Peninsula. Take a refreshing plunge into the secluded waters of Menies Beach, savoring its tranquility. Sail along the coast to unveil hidden paradises like Sfakos, Limnionari, Chironisia, and enchanting sea caves, each adding an element of mystery to your maritime odyssey. Theodorou Island Visit: The journey concludes with a visit to Theodorou Island, home to the elusive kri kri goats and poignant remnants of a WWII plane wreck. Witness the convergence of history and nature before returning to Chania.

From Chania: Private Balos Bay & Gramvousa Island Boat Trip

From Chania: Private Balos Bay & Gramvousa Island Boat Trip

Find your rigid inflatable boat (RIB) vessel at Chania's old port to begin a memorable half-day boat trip. Your experienced skipper will sail you to the first stop, Menies Beach. Anchor here for one hour and enjoy turquoise waters and ancient ruins as you swim or sunbathe.   Afterward, continue towards the northwestern part of the Chania prefecture, at the end of the land. Arrive at the island of Gramvousa and see its Venetian fortress and a sunken ship. Take memorable photos while your skipper anchors. Have approximately one hour on the island so that you explore on your own and perhaps even take a 40-minute roundtrip hike to the fortress. Finally, continue on for 15 minutes to the famous Balos Beach. Have another two hours to enjoy the breathtaking view of the coast and the sea. Your skipper will call you for the return trip back to Chania's old port. Depending on the weather conditions, the skipper will let you visit one or two secluded bays and beaches on the way back to Chania.

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