Chrissi Island

 Available every Monday & Wednesday in English, French & German/Czech (May-October)

 Duration 8 hours approximately (from last pick up to first drop off)

We will take you to Ierapetra Harbor where we will take an unforgettable cruise to one of the southernmost points of Europe, to the deserted Chrissi Island.

Located 8,5 miles from Ierapetra, it has a unique cedar forest, pure white sand dunes, golden sandy beaches and a sea with such unbelievable tropical colors. Due to its natural beauty and unique ecosystem, it is under the protection of Natura 2000 and is considered as a wildlife refuge.

You will stay in Chrissi Island 4-5 hours enough time to get away from the hustle and bustle of the civilization, even for a single day. You will have the opportunity to swim in the beautiful crystal-clear sea, lay in the golden beach and relax under the hot sun. There is a tavern and beach bar where you can have lunch and enjoy your drinks. At the end we will take the boat back to Ierapetra where our bus will be waiting to take us back to your accommodation.

Do not forget: sunscreen, swimsuit, snorkeling equipment and camera.


Day 1
10:00 - Ierapetra Harbour

5 minutes walking on Ierapetra’s beach road to reach the small harbour where we will give you your tickets.

Day 2
11:30 - Chrissi Island

We arrive in Chrissi Island and thake the path to the Golden Beach. Time to enjoy the exotic beach and the hot sun!

Day 3
16:30 - Return To Ierapetra

The boat takes us back to Ierapetra’s harbour where the bus will be waiting to take us back to your hotel.

In this trip we offer:

  • Hotel pick up and drop off.
  • Transfer with our air conditioned buses.
  • Experienced tour guide.
  • Boat ticket to Chrissi Island.

Excluded from price - paid on spot:

  • Entrance tax to Chrissi: 1€ per person.

Terms & Conditions

  All the bookings for each trip must have been sent to South Crete Tours S.A. and confirmed one day before the trip begins by 8 o’clock in the afternoon.
  Our travel agency reserves the right to alter or cancel any tour due to adverse weather conditions or insufficient passengers number or force majeure 12 hours prior to departure time with a notification to the customer.
  All participants must arrive on time to the given pick-up point. Unfortunately, there is no option to wait for latecomers, as the daily schedule is stressed. In case of delay, missed pick-up, missed departure time, there will be no refunds.

Cancellation Policy

  For cancellations up to 2 days prior to departure date, no cancellation fees.
  For cancellations 1 day prior to departure date, 50% cancellation fees.
  No-Show, 100% cancellation fees.