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Balos and gramvousa

We did the tour to balos and gramvousa and enjoyed it a lot! We first went to gramvousa and climbed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jaime w
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Amazing Scenery

The Ferry was OK, the music poorly selected. Otherwise, this trip was very much worth it, if... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Travelinsider
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Boca Raton
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Daily Cruises to the legendary pirate island of Gramvousa and the world famous Lagoon of Balos. Daily departures with our day passenger vessels Gramvousa, Spirit of Athos, Gramvousa Express.
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| Kissamos Port, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the tour to balos and gramvousa and enjoyed it a lot! We first went to gramvousa and climbed to the top, we were on the early boat over which was great because a few more boats were docking right as we got to...More

Thank jaime w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the trip through an agency. I asked what the maximum boat capacity was and she said she didn't know...it was a car ferry carrying literally thousands of people which totally defeated the point of going to such remote places. The castle at Gramvousa was...More

Thank cornishmaid66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank to reviews here we chose to go with the 1230 boat instead of earlier on the day. That was the absolute right decision for us, small boat and few people. Plus when we got to Balos, the big boat left after about an hour,...More

1  Thank Ninnanorr
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Ferry was OK, the music poorly selected. Otherwise, this trip was very much worth it, if nothing else, for the scenery alone. They have available food to purchase which seemed to be OK (we chose not to eat). They also have umbrellas to rent,...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

The boat trip was ok, didn’t really like the disco music. The destinations Gramvousa and Balos laguun we’re amazing though!

1  Thank Jenni S
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We took a cruise yesterday seeing that the weather was going to be favorable in the latter half of the day. For this reason we took the 12:30 departure time and we are so glad we did. First off, we took the 11:00 bus from...More

4  Thank schexb
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Part of our reason for travelling to Crete was to visit the beautiful Balos lagoon. Our hotel recommended that we visit with Cretan Daily Cruises and it certainly was a day to remember. Balos lagoon was as beautiful as all the pictures make out, with...More

1  Thank Rebeckah B
Reviewed 14 November 2017

The ship was alright and the beaches we visited majestic but the ship's personnel was a little rude mainly during embarkation. Overall it was a very nice cruise.

Thank tsikaki
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I have had birthday fom my mother and we decided to do that day special and we have rented from this company iath from Balos Star cruises company for 12 persons and from start we spoke what will be included like will be iath with...More

1  Thank Florentina M
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We wanted to see Balos and decided to take a boat instead of driving on the dirt road. So we booked the trip online the evening before. The booking process was easy, but when arriving to the port we still had to queue to pick...More

Thank Gábor S
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