SPINALONGA

Spinalonga is a magnificent island with fortresses dating from the Venetian period. It is an island of legends, a triumph to survival in the early 20th century from the scourge of leperosy, now a place of great archaeological and historical significance. Nostos Cruises operates the only fully organized cruise to Spinalonga which includes detailed information from our experienced guides and onboard guided tours in English, German, Dutch, French, Russian, etc. as well as during your walk around the island (guided tour English, German, Dutch, French). You will have the opportunity to visit the Interpretive Centre there and discover the settlements of the victims and survivors of this former illness, explore the Venetian fortifications and learn all about the long and fascinating history of the island. The cruise then continues, passing  along other points of interest in the Bay of Mirabello such as the cave of the legendary Pirate Barbarosa, the sunken ancient City of Olous and the island where the endemic and hardy Cretan Kri Kri goats live.You will also have time to relax and swim in the exquisite turquoise waters of Kolokytha Bay. Our boat (length 40m) features two bars, a lounge and a restaurant serving Greek and international cuisine at reasonable prices with high-quality service from our experienced crew.

 

Cruise Duration: 12.30pm - 17:00pm (Daily)

Cost / person: € 16

Children up to 3 years: Free

Children up to 10 years: € 8