If you’re looking for a paradise island getaway, our Chrissi Island excursion is the perfect choice for you. Whether you’re looking to swim, snorkel, or simply relax on the beach, Chrissi Island offers something for everyone.
Chrissi Island, located off the coast of Crete, offers visitors a stunning natural paradise to explore and admire. Here are some of the highlights that you can enjoy during a visit to Chrissi Island:
Pristine Beaches: Chrissi Island is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the Mediterranean, with soft white sand and crystal-clear turquoise waters. The island’s beaches are perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and relaxing in the shade of the tamarisk trees.
Marine Life: Chrissi Island is surrounded by crystal-clear waters that are home to a diverse array of marine life. Visitors can admire colorful fish, sea turtles, and other marine creatures while snorkeling or swimming in the sea.
Natural Landscapes: The island’s unique flora and fauna are another attraction that visitors can admire during their visit. Chrissi Island is home to a rare forest of Lebanon cedar trees, which create a cool, shady retreat from the sun. The island’s sand dunes and salt marshes are also fascinating natural landscapes to explore.
Local Culture: Chrissi Island has a rich history and culture that visitors can learn about during their visit. The island was once a trading hub for the ancient Minoan civilization, and remnants of its past can still be seen in the form of ancient ruins and archaeological sites.
Overall, Chrissi Island is a must-see destination for nature lovers, beachgoers, and anyone looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and immerse themselves in the beauty of the Mediterranean.
Our adventure starts in the beautiful city of Ierapetra, which is located on the southern coast of the island. From here a (one hour) boat trip takes us to the secluded island of Chrissi.
Due to its unparallel beauty and its unique ecosystem, it is under the protection of Natura 2000 Networking Programme, as a wildlife refuge and an “area of intense natural beauty”.
The pristine beaches the myriads of shell fossils on volcanic rocks – remnants of the time that the island was sunk in the sea. Famous for the cedar forest, the crystal clear waters and the fine sandy beaches, the island of Chrissi gives you the opportunity to enjoy the sun and the sea.
So if you wish to get away from the hustle and bustle of the civilization, even for a single day, come to Chrissi with us! Book your Chrissi Island excursion today and experience the beauty and tranquility of this breathtaking destination for yourself.
To make the most of your visit to Chrissi Island, we recommend bringing the following items with you:
Shoes for the Sea: The island’s beaches are made up of fine sand and pebbles, so we recommend bringing appropriate footwear for the beach and the sea. Water shoes or sandals are a great choice for comfortable and safe swimming and snorkeling.
Sun Protection: The island can get very hot during the day, so it’s important to protect your skin from the sun. We recommend bringing a high SPF sunscreen, sunglasses, and a wide-brimmed hat to keep you cool and comfortable throughout the day.
Water and Snacks: There are no shops or restaurants on Chrissi Island, so it’s important to bring plenty of water and snacks with you to keep you hydrated and energized throughout your visit.
By bringing these essential items with you, you’ll be able to fully enjoy all that Chrissi Island has to offer, from its stunning beaches and crystal-clear waters to its unique natural landscapes.
Professional and Multilingual speaking guide.
Transfers with air-conditioned luxurious buses.
Free pick up service from any place between Ammoudara -Malia.
Tips and Individual expenses.
Optional lunch (7€)
Entrance to Chrissi (1€)
Boat Ticket (16€ per adult, 8€ per chd)
We offer you a free pick up service from Agia Pelagia to Malia.
After you have booked your tour, we will let you know the exact place and time of pick up by email or phone.
Pick-up and drop-off from the main road, partly from the exit of hotels from: