Sail the shimmering waters of the Libyan Sea with a pirate ship and reach Koufonisi island in the most southeastern part of Crete. Escape the crowded beaches and let the wild scenery with the jagged rocks and the white sandy beaches entice you to explore its unique charm. Discover its 36 beaches and the numerous pits and caves shaped by the sea and the rain in the soft rocks. Swim in the emerald waters of the island and let the serenity and the stillness of the landscape fill your heart with joy and true happiness.
Boarding on the ship btw 10:00 – 10:45 am Departure from Makry Gialos port at 10:45 am Arrival at Koufonisi at 12:00 noon Lunch on the ship (extra charge) 12:00 – 12:30 Desembarkation on the beach Departure from Koufonisi at 15:45pm Arrival in Makry Gialos at 17:15 Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time. Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
After your pickup in a comfortable and air-conditioned coach, you will be transferred to the southern coast of Crete where the pirate ship Evdokia will be waiting for you for to start your trip. After your boarding, the ship sets sail to the island, and anchors off the coast, in a wind protected beach, giving you the chance either to disembark by boat or to swim in the astonishing waters and get to the beach. When you reach the beach you can take a walk around the island, which takes a maximum of one hour. The island Is uninhabited nawadays, but Human activity can be traced from the Early Minoan times till the post-Byzantine era.