Yachting Land Adventure

Spinalonga Island Exploration

Visit Spinalonga island a former Italian fortress and later a leper colony. Taste the famous “Raki” (local spirit) and some of the delicious products of Cretian soil.

Depart from Agios Nicolaos port via coach for the beautiful village of Plaka, where a small boat to the island of Spinalonga awaits. The island is located at the entrance of the bay of Elounda, Crete. A former Italian fortress controls the entrance to the bay - one of the last to fall to the Ottoman invaders. The island later became a leper colony for the first half of the 20th century. Today the island is unoccupied and it is one of the main tourist attractions in the area.

Continuing the tour with a glass of raki and Greek snacks at a local tavern in Plaka village. Following the snacks & raki, re-board the coach for a drive to Agios Nicolaos village for free time to stroll around the picturesque village or return to the ship.

Notes: Flat and comfortable walking shoes are highly recommended. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures and some have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Not all of the land adventures shown will be offered on all voyages and departure times are subject to change. Final departures times will be published onboard.

Port: Agios Nikolaos, Crete

Duration: 4 hours

Price: 189 USD