Spinalonga – Elounda

Available every Tuesday, Wednesday & Saturday Languages: English, German, French Czech & Polish

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

We will take you by our air-conditioned bus from Makrigialos and Ierapetra until Elounda, a famous village for its beauty and view.

From there we will take the boat to visit the island of Spinalonga, where you will be offered a walking guided tour and have enough free time to explore the island.

This small isle carries within the history of Ancient Greece, as it was used as a Leper Colony until 1957 and there is a great history for you to find out behind this.

Back to Elounda where you will have time to explore the beautifull promenade and enjoy your coffee or lunch.

Our last stop will be in Agios Nikolaos, to walk around the “botomless” lake and enjoy the picturesque scenery. There will be enough time for shopping and coffee.


Day 1
09:00 - Elounda Harbour

Our bus stops in Elounda harbour where we will take the boat and start our adventure in Spinalonga!

Day 2
09:30 Spinalonga

You will be offered a guided your in Spinalonga from professional guide and enjoy some free time around the island.

Day 3
11:00 Off Shore Snorkeling

The boat stops off shore and you have the opportunity to dive in the crystal clear water and explore the sea!

Day 4
11:30 - Elounda

We will have some free time to enjoy your lunch in Elounda (approx 1,5h).

Day 5
13:30 - Agios Nikolaos

Shopping and time for coffee by the lake in the picturesque town of Agios Nikolaos in East Crete.

In this trip we offer:

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

Excluded from price - paid on spot:

  • Entrance to Spinalonga Island: 8€ per person.
  • Lunch is not included!

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.