day cruise around the largest natural harbor in the Mediterranean and one of
the largest in the world is an ideal way to top up your tan and to admire
the sights of the gulf of Souda bay.
around 10.00 and after our departure from Souda harbour we set off in an
The first stop is the fishing village of Almirida. We have time
to enjoy the beautiful sea area there with the crystal clear waters. The
coast is full of natural caves made by the sea and after our first swim we
continue to the “Cape of Drapano”. The cave is
on the eastern edge of the bay and as we enter the cave with the boat you have
the opportunity to take some amazing pictures or videos and admire the natural
change course to head south-west towards Marathi beach. We dock on the small
pier by the beach. There is plenty of time and so you can enjoy the sandy beach of Marathi and sun and visit the
archaeological remains that have been found in the area.
trip, our ship’s bar is open and you can be provided with refreshments, snacks and
drinks e.t.c. After Marathi we sail back to the port of Souda. On our way back we sail past the island of Souda** where you can
take pictures of the Venetian castle featured in the James Bond film “For Your
Eyes Only”. The arrival back to the port is around 16.00.
**The island of Souda is open to the public every
Sunday. You can go there with our Sunday cruise
weather conditions the order of the programme may change