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Balos Travel

Kissamos, Crete 73400, Greece
+30 2822 022900
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Paradise spots on an overpacked ferry boat!

We took a wonderful ferry trip to Balos ( 1,20 mn) and Gramvousa island. I recommend to reserve... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
N R
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Kiev, Ukraine
Cruise to Balos

Balos it self is worth a 5 star. However the cruise it self was not the best. Reason was that they... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edvard O
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"Get ready to embark on a trip of a lifetime with a team of local travel experts and adventurers. Enjoy your journey with us!"
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good11%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Kissamos, Crete 73400, Greece
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+30 2822 022900
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a wonderful ferry trip to Balos ( 1,20 mn) and Gramvousa island. I recommend to reserve seats on the first floor as it may get very hot during the day to sit on the top deck. The ferry was overcrowded with people, which...More

Thank N R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Balos it self is worth a 5 star. However the cruise it self was not the best. Reason was that they packed the boats. If you want good seats you need to be there at least 1h before departure. Not easy to match with the...More

Thank Edvard O
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked 2 trips as well as renting a bike. The trips were executed to perfection and the renting of the bike gave some freedom as my hotel was located a bit outside town. I absolutely recommend using Balos Travel, and will definitely use them...More

Thank Brian H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked 2 trips with balos travel ,one from Italy to Greece and one from Athens to Crete, they prepaid my tickets in advance 944 euros with out having received my money,due to foreign bank transfers. Everything was arranged in to perfection, with out any hustle...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Very well orginised trips, especially the one to Samaria gorge. The guide, Marco, having a good sense of humour as well as extensive knowledge about the whole region including its flora and fauna which he shared with us.

Thank Wojciech F
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BalosTravel, Διευθυντής at Balos Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It's a great pleasure for us to know that you have enjoyed our services! Thank you for choosing our agency for your trips! Balos Travel team

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

I booked the trip to Elafonisi online by emails and the guy I spoke with, Manolis, was really kind and answered all my questions. My and my girlfriend were staying at Kissamos and the bus arrived in front of our apartment. The trip started immediately...More

Thank Massimo B
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BalosTravel, Διευθυντής at Balos Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Massimo! we are happy to know that you have enjoyed your trip to Elafonisi! Thank you very much Balos Travel team

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Reviewed 13 June 2018

My friend recommended me the trip to Samaria Gorge. I found the Balos Travel, and they organized the whole trip literally within one hour. Two quick e-mail messages, simple confirmation and everything was prepared. Manolis and Eleni are very helpful and can give you very...More

Thank Przemek J
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BalosTravel, Διευθυντής at Balos Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thank you so much for your nice words! It's a great pleasure for us to know that you have enjoyed your trip to Samaria gorge ! We remain at your disposal if you visit our island in the future, again! Best regards Eleni

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Reviewed 13 June 2018

I found Balos tours browsing through the internet just looking for the best way to get to Elafonisi beach on the day we wanted to and this was the best option for us both in price and timing. The reservation was effortless to do via...More

Thank Kati K
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BalosTravel, Διευθυντής at Balos Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review! We are happy to know that you have enjoyed your trip! Regarding the tour guidance, we understand that it is not very easy to follow if it is in three different languages but when we have visitors...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

This is the second time I visit Samaria Gorge. I chosen Balos Travel again to book the excursion. Always wear trail shoes. The terrain is very aggressive. No need for water, just a small bottle will be fine.

Thank SpyridonA2015
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BalosTravel, Διευθυντής at Balos Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review and for trusting again our agency! Best regards Eleni

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Me and my wife took part in two of Balos Travel tours: Samaria Gorge and Balos. They were both pretty average, to be honest. If not for the gorgeus landscapes - gorge and beaches - we would be very dissapointed. So, what went wrong? Balos...More

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BalosTravel, Manager at Balos Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you very much for choosing our agency to book your tours! Also thank you for your comments! That is the best way for us to improve our services! About the path for the castle to Gramvousa, we believe that is not so dangerous. After...More

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