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Our trip will start from the port of Kissamos-“Kovonisi” located in the Chania prefecture, in the West of Crete. You will enjoy a pleasant voyage close to the coastline and on the the way you will notice the phenomenon of land elevation by 6 to 9 meters above sea level (dated sine 2000 years ago). We will arrive at the island of Imeri Gramvousa after a one-hour sail. There you can visit the Venetian castle, which was built on the steep rock at 137m above sea level and is mentioned as one of the most impressive castles in Crete. You can reach the castle in approximately 15 minutes by footpath. The spectacular view, the marvelous landscape and the legend of the pirates hidden treasure is an attraction you can not avoid missing. Upon your return to the beach you will have enough time to swim in the crystal clear waters, while a freshly cooked meal will be under preparation on board (extra). We will then depart for the lagoon of Balos, where we’ll arrive 15 minutes later. This is a shallow and warm water lagoon. The seabed there is of white sand with all kind of shells and gives the water a shiny jade-like colour. During your stay in Blos the boat’s halls and the bar will be at your disposal. Gramvousa and Balos are biotopes and areas with special natural beauty included in the European Program Natura 2000, also Balos is in the list of the best beaches in the world!