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Santorini 2 Days

H/S ‘’ HIGHSPEED 5’’

From Heraklion : every Monday – Tuesday – Thursday – Friday – Sunday

PRICES :


A. Price per person from Heraklion = 198€

Children 4 – 10 age = 148€

Children 0 – 3 age = Free (Without Bed) , 30€ (With Bed)

INCLUDED : ferry tickets, tour in Santorini at Oia – Fira – Perissa with guide, volcano tour, hotel at Fira or Kamari with breakfast, transfer to hotel and Santorini’s port.

EXTRA : Single bedroom = 20€

VIP ferry seats = 10€ per person

Tour at Oia for the beautiful sunset = 15€ per person

B. Price per person from Heraklion = 168€

Children 4 – 10 age = 130€

Children 0 – 3 age = Free (Without Bed) , 30€ (With Bed)

INCLUDED : ferry tickets, hotel at Fira or Kamari with breakfast, transfer to hotel and Santorini’s port.

EXTRA : Single bedroom = 20€

VIP ferry seats = 10€ per person

PROGRAM :


Day 1  :  09.30 departure from Heraklion port

11.25 arrival in Santorini

11.45 departure to Oia

12.25 arrival in Oia

13.45 departure to Fira

14.00 arrival in Fira

15.30 departure to Kamari of Perissa (Swimming)

overnight at hotel  (Fira or Kamari)

Day 2  :  free time

15.30 volcano tour and swimming

17.30  departure to Heraklion

19.15 arrival in Heraklion

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Preveli – Phaistos – Matala – Spili

Our tour to the South of Crete combines the beauty of the nature, history, religion, legends and the most important… the Cretan hospitality.
Passing the Kourtaliotiko gorge we continue to the monastery of Preveli, a religious and cultural centre of the local population.
Afterwards we continue to Preveli palm beach, the impressive Cretan Amazon.
Later you will have the possibility to understand of what we call in Greek “parea”, having a little snack tasting the local hospitality.
At the village of Matala, the famous caved beach, you visit the last resort of Hippies.
On the next stop, prepare to explore the ancient world of Phaistos, one of the most important archeological sites of the Minoan civilization.
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Exclusive Balos

Mini Bus Excursion (20 persons)

Our off road trip gives you an adventurous day on the west edge of the island. Prepare yourselves for the wild route to mountain Vouxa: rocky scenery on the one hand, refreshing light blue water on the other. Arriving on the top you have the opportunity to take the best selfie of your vacation: a panoramic photo of Balos and Gramvousa. Descending towards the beach you realize that at that time of the day you avoid the crowd, as the ferrys have not arrived yet. Take the advantage of swimming in an earthly paradise. A little cruise to the castle island of Gramvousa is what follows. This trip is the only one that offers you a combination of a mountain trip and a relaxing cruise-in other words, a trip “not to be missed”.

  • Good shoes are required.
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Small South Beauty

If you consider your vacations as chance to do a small trip, so you can have the rest of the day for yourself, then this is the trip for you. The magnificent small tour to the charming south of Crete will give you the opportunity to see the beauty of the nature, scenic traditional villages, beautiful beaches and several more.
Argiroupolis waterfalls will be our first stop in morning. The village of Argiroupolis (ancient Lappa) preserves venetian inscriptions and roman signs. Afterwards, passing Kotsifou gorge we continue to Plakias. Next stop will be the beautiful Damnoni Bay. On the way back we pass throught the impressive Kourtaliotiko gorge.
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Traditional Villages

Amari (Dam of The Rivers) – Agia GaliniSpili

This coach – tour leads you through beautiful landscapes and villages in the heart of Crete. You don’t have to go to superlatives or to reach the peak of the Ida mountains range at a height of 2.456m to get an impression of the wild nature in this region. Half hour walking in the mountain range Kedros by the village of Ano Meros and you have the majestic view in front of you. The survival of every living creature depends on knowing the places, where water – the essence of life – can be found. Kaloidena is such a place, and from here you can enjoy the impressive mountains landscape. Plane trees, dry rivers, the voices of the shepherds – that you often do not see – make time stand still. The Byzantine monuments of Agios Ioannis and Sotiras Christos of Kaloidena are major chapels in the area of Amari. We finish our tour on the South coast of Agia Galini where you can swim or refresh yourself. Fantastic landscapes, olive trees, gorges, mountains, crystal clear water and history makes this coach – tour a fantastic adventure in the heart of the island. During the tour, you will have the chance to visit the fantastic dam of the rivers.

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Margarites – Arkadi – Agios Antonios (Gorge) “A Day in Nature”

This walking and coach tour includes varied colourful nature and Cretan history. First we visit the village of Margarites, famous for its traditional pottery, an art that dates back to the era of Minoan Crete. Our second stop is the monastery of Arcadi, a symbol of the Cretan struggle for freedom and a very important monument for all Europeans. Finally we visit the gorge of Agios Antonios, one of the most beautiful evergreen trails. The gorge is 5km long and we walk through and you will have the chance to admire the wild Cretan nature.
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Cretan Night (Argyroupolis)

Departure : 19:00 – Return : 00:00

THURSDAY

PRICE: 45 EUROS (including transfer, guide & dinner)

Join us for an unforgettable evening in Argiroupolis – a maintaining village near Rethymno and can be reached by a very scenic road which is winding through the mountains. Before our evening begins you may have the chance to take a glimpse of the beautiful area by walking around this charming place.

Throughout the evening you will enjoy traditional dishes, wine, Cretan/Greek music and dancing performance by local dancers dressed in traditional costumes. You will also be invited to join in and have the chance to learn a few steps of traditional dances and turn yourself into a Zorba for a night. This evening is a golden opportunity to enjoy yourselves “Cretan Style” and know a bit more your hosts. We are sure that it will be a revelation to you and we hope will remain one of the unforgettable nights of your holidays.

Menu:

Greek salad

Aubergine salad

Zucchini balls

Ntakos

Squealer with potatoes in wood stove

Season’s dessert

Wine for free

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Elafonisi

After 2 hours heading West, the bus turns toward the South into the heart of Crete.

At our first stop at a small taverna you will have the opportunity to have breakfast and/or a coffee. A 30 minute ride will take you to the Monastery of Chryssoskalitissa. From here it is just a small ride to reach the Libyan Sea and the main goal of this tour, the beautiful beach of Elafonissi – the most westerly point of Crete. Here you have 3 hours to swim in the crystal waters and enjoy the beautiful sandy beach and its surrounding nature.

On the way back before reaching the National road we will stop at the beautiful cave of Agia Sofia with its chapel, where you can also relax and have a refreshing drink or cup of coffee in a tavern nearby. Following the New Road you will be taken back to your hotels.

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Knossos – Museum (Heraklion)

On this excursion you have the opportunity to visit the excavation sites of the Palace of Knossos, built in 2000 BC.

Knossos was the prosperous Minoan Capital and the residence of King Minos. Some believe, that the intricate Palace with its many rooms was the mythical Labyrinth. By discovering the site not too long ago, archeologists found the first of all advanced civilizations in Europe.

The tour is followed by a visit to the Museum of Heraklion, where you can see the largest collection of Minoan findings from Crete.

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Imbros Gorge – Frangokastello

A natural beauty, not as well known as the Samaria Gorge, is the magnificent gorge of Imbros. The route runs through an 8 kilometers long valley between mountains and villages and the total descent is around 600m. It’s almost parallel to the Samaria gorge and it takes almost 3 hrs walking. The bus will be waiting for you at the exit of the Gorge at the village of Komitades. Our next stop is at Frangokastello, a venetian fortress located in the south coast of the island. It is famous for the “dew men” (“Drosulites”), the phantoms soldiers, who lost their lives there during a great fight; they appear once a year, in May, early in the morning. Also, take your time to the beautiful beach where you can swim or enjoy a meal at the local taverns. This walk is suitable for children.