We start our trip from Falassarna Beach and you ride a jet ski for about 25 minutes to arrive to Balos Lagoon.
We stay at Balos Lagoon for 1 hour and in the way back we stop at Gramvousa island for a while ( 10-15 minutes ) .
You ride again the jet ski ( you can switch the driver if you wish ) and in about 20 minutes we arrive at Falassarna Beach.
Traditional Cretan food has always been prepared from local ingredients, raw or prepared as simply as possible - grilled or baked. Since ancient times, Cretan cuisine has been based on several basic elements: olive oil, herbs, fish and seafood, goat or lamb meat, vegetables and fruits grown on the island. Later, Venetian and Ottoman influences were added to them, which created a special cuisine. Crete has many dishes that are found everywhere in the mainland of Greece, but also some specific only to this area. Today, the traditional Cretan diet is considered one of the healthiest in the world, so you can't leave without eating in Cretan taverns.
Samaria Gorge is the most famous hiking gorge in Europe, being part of the European trail E4. Thousands of tourists walk it in the summer. For many, this is the main purpose of their visit to Crete. Its length reaches 15 km and its descent takes about 5-7 hours, depending on your pace, from Omalos to Agia Roumeli.
The Minoan palace is the main visitable area of Knossos, an important city in antiquity, with continuous life from the Neolithic years to the 5th c. It is built on the hill of Kefala, with easy access to the sea and the interior of Crete. According to tradition, it was the seat of the wise king Minos.
Lake Kournas is a beautiful natural lake in the north west of Crete, Greece. This lake sits at the base of the Lefka Ori or White Mountains of Chania, its waters coming from snow run-off and natural springs. The lake has water all year round and is especially popular in summer.
Falassarna bay hosts some of the most famous beaches in Greece, which has been awarded as the best beach of Crete and voted as one of the 10 best beaches in Europe several times in the past. Falasarna spans a large area and consists actually of five consecutive beaches, with the two most central being the most favorite.
Visit the Monasteries of Akrotiri Peninsula.
Gouvernetou Monastery is one of the oldest monasteries located in Crete, since it was built in 1537.
The Monastery of Gouvernetou, or Lady of the Angels as it is also called, is located on the Akrotiri peninsula,
about 4 km from the Monastery of Agia Triada or 19 km north of Chania.