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Cretan Daily Cruises

| Kissamos Port, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
+30 2822 022888
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4 stars ONLY if you follow the tips at the end of the review

SUMMARY : Well worth it, definitely better than driving there, but it aint glamorous. check out the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Did not enjoy

Depressing day on a packed ferry. Conditions on board cramped with the smell of cigarette smoke... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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| Kissamos Port, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
+30 2822 022888
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Reviewed 1 week ago

SUMMARY : Well worth it, definitely better than driving there, but it aint glamorous. check out the tips at the end and it wil be a 4 4star trip.\ We took the Gramvousa/Balos beach cruise from Kissamos port 2 weeks ago. Cruise is a bit...More

Thank keepmovingsand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Depressing day on a packed ferry. Conditions on board cramped with the smell of cigarette smoke constantly in the air. Big queues for ladies loos and for food/drink. Prices while on board pretty fair considering the captive audience. The two beaches visited were very pretty...More

Thank tmwdp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very beautiful beaches and worth to go there... AND not expensive. MUST SEE!!!!I P.S. BRING SNORKEL TOOLS

Thank veeveekan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It's amazing that going to such a beautiful locale could result in a lousy experience. The trip started off leaving about 40 minutes late with no explanation why. The boat itself was overcrowded and we were unlucky enough to be on with a large group...More

1  Thank Jon_Butlin
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

The boat cruise to Gramvoussa and Balos was beautiful. The staff were extremely helpful and even provided first aid when I cut my foot in the rocks at the gramvoussa beach. The music on the boat was terrible ( perhaps just don't have music at...More

Thank Venables87
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I wish I had seen the bad reviews when I glanced at Trip Advisor before spending $81 CAD (€54) on this "cruise". It is NOT a cruise, as another review said, but a ferry that dumps people on and off the stops. It is not...More

4  Thank Lexi F
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Wow, recommend by a friend. Arranged trip from hotel, bus to kissamos to join boat. First stop Gramvousa kids and I climbed to the ruins of the old castle, amazing, views,scenery to die for breathtaking. Next stop balos lagoon, ferried in on a smaller boat...wow...More

Thank Elaine H
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We traveled to Kissamos harbour as late in the season as one can get. I was surprised how many people had the same idea. All passengers on board had squeezed themselves onto the top deck to enjoy the view. I elected to sit on the...More

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The boat was clean and organised. Food and drink available. Beware of unexpected hazardous rocks when disembarking at Balos Lagoon.

Thank OreganoParsleyBasil
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

If you go to Gramvousa you have to visit the forte. It's not easy to reach, but worth the effort. The view is stunning. It's a must go see!

Thank Ninnu10
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