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From Chania: Elafonisi-Falasarna Full-Day Shared Tour

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8 reviews

Activity provider: SeaByBus

From Chania: Elafonisi-Falasarna Full-Day Shared Tour

Activity provider: SeaByBus
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From US$ 91.76 per person

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Enjoy a full-day shared tour on the shores of Crete to two incredible beaches. Dip your toes in the sparkling blue waters of Elafonisi and Falasarna and visit the oldest olive tree in the world in Vouves.

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Duration 10.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
Pickup included
Your driver will be waiting in your hotel lobby with a sign with your name on it.


  • Swim in the turquoise waters of Elafonisi
  • Explore the white beach of Falasarna
  • Visit the oldest olive tree in the world
  • See the Olive Tree Museum in Vouves
  • Let the kids swim safely in shallow lagoons
Full description

Explore three of the most divine and sought-after destinations on Crete on this full-day shared tour. Enjoy the convenience of pickup and drop-off in an air-conditioned vehicle fully equipped with Wi-Fi service. Visit the 2 most popular beaches of Greece, Falasarna and Elafonisi, in one day.

Start your journey in Vouves, where you'll visit the oldest olive tree in the world and the Olive Tree Museum. Continue west to Falasarna, a blinding white sandy beach famous for its striking turquoise waters. Then head to the next stop, Elafonisi, a beach with unique, pink sands which pop in contrast to the blue waters.

Grab the kids and splash about in the shallow waters of the small, exotic lagoons. In all, you'll enjoy nearly 5 hours of leisure time swimming and sunbathing by the sea. Listen as your guide tells you about Cretan customs and sample local cuisine from a prepared lunch box. Return to your hotel once again in cool comfort in a quality vehicle.

  • Audiovisual presentation of Cretan customs
  • USB charging ports
  • Coffee in a traditional kafenion
  • Cold soft drinks, beer, wine, bottled water
  • Meal box with sandwiches and Cretan kalitsounia
  • Private transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle with WiFi
  • English & German speaking guide
  • Public liability insurance
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments
    • Wheelchair users
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All required protective equipment is provided
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • Masks are required while indoors

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Sunglasses
    • Sun hat
    • Swimwear
    • Towel
    • Sunscreen

    Know before you go

    • Approx. 10-11 hours
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    4.8 /5

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    One of the best tours ever! Christine and the driver were so accommodating and we felt very spoiled during the trip since the first minute we step in the bus. We were picked up in the agreed time in front of the hotel, we went first to Elafonisi beach before the crowds arrived, it was gorgeous and so worth it before the big buses arrived. They supplied us with various drinks and proper local delicious food in a lunch box. They took us to Falasarna beach and olive oil tasting and to see the the oldest olive tree and museum and taste authentic Greek coffee in a local cafeteria . We also had Lovely Greek lessons on the bus and it’s was a fun trip! The lessons came to hand when we went to a traditional Cretan music festival and we had to speak the basic as there was no tourists there. Great memories made, it was great! Thank you so much Christine and lovely driver that can’t remember the name but equally lovely. Epharisto poli for everything Seabybus! ☺️☺️

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    July 22, 2022

    First paradise beach. Second beach very beautiful cove with waves. Beautiful, clear, clean water. Super nice and welcoming Cretans. Tavern and museum near the old olive tree super. We tasted local, Turkish coffee and olive oil bread, so good. Day in minibus, we were pampered by our guide and our driver. Strongly to advise.

    July 10, 2022

    Excellent circuit to get to know two beautiful beaches, learn something about Crete, coffee, olive trees and oil. Cristine and the driver are excellent guides. Very good idea to deliver a lunch. It is abundant and rich. Mineral water, drinks, umbrellas and tarps for the beach are available. a spectacular day

    July 5, 2022

    Product ID: 407699