Elafonisi & Falassarna beach private tour starting from Chania
A private day tour to two of the most beautiful beaches of Greece.The Elafonisi island and the Falassarna beach are places of white sand dunes ,crystal clear turquoise waters and coral –pink sand . Our Cretan Maldives are waiting for you to discover. Elafonisi island is situated at the southwestern part of Crete , about 1,5 hour drive from Chania city and Falassarna is situated more at the northwestern part of the island.You will reach Elafonisi driving through small traditional villages such as Elos and Topolia into the lush green landscapes and the White mountain chains of the famous “Lefka Ori ‘’. Elafonisi island is considered to be a protected area by Natura 2000 as it is the natural habitat of rare and endangered animal and plant species.You can walk through the shallow waters from the main beach to the island where you can also find a memorial for the historical events that happened at this place.Falassarna has a long sandy beach and many beach bars and watersports.
TRIP ITINERARY :
- We pick you up from your hotel in the morning ( about 08:30 a.m ) and we drive you with our mini van and Guide towards the southwestern part of Crete.
- During the drive you will be explained all the information for your tour and about the villages and places we drive through as well as the story behind the Elafonisi island .
- We will arrive at the Elafonissi beach after a 1,5 hour drive and stay there 2,5 hours .
- Our second stop will be the long sandy beach of Falassarna where you can have also lunch stop for 3 hours.
- Approximate return in Chania 18:00 p.m
- Hotel pick up and drop off
- Air-conditioned mini bus transportation
- Escort ( English & Greek speaking , Danish speaking upon request)
- Personal expenses ( breakfast , lunch)
- Upon booking this tour please mention your hotel name and location.You will be notified by email about the nearest pick up point and time.
Things you must have with you:
- Comfortable shoes
- A hat, sunscreen and sunglasses
- Swimsuit and towel
- We kindly ask you not to take with you the pink sand and respect the flora and fauna of this magnificent place.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.