Whole day tour, including swimming in the Libyan Sea.

We suggest bringing:

- Comfortable clothes & shoes.
- Swimsuit.
- Money for a coffee break & lunch.
- During spring/autumn: warm pullover/jacket, long trousers.


Time Activity
08.30 Hrs. Departure from Heraklion, Chersonissos or Malia.
09.15 Hrs. Short coffee break in Agia Varvara.
09.45 Hrs. Start of the tour in Agia Varvara.
11.00 Hrs. Short visit of the archaeological site of Gortis.
11.30 Hrs. Visiting of a ceramic manufacturer in Gortis.
13.00 Hrs. Lunch in a taverna in Vori, local specialities will be served.
14.15 Hrs. We visit the Minoan palace of Festos.
15.15 Hrs. Swimming at the beach in Matala and / or visiting of the hippy caves.
16.30 Hrs. End of the tour.
17.30 Hrs. The guests will be back in their accommodation..

Times are for your information only. Changes of 20 minutes are possible.


Kid’s bicycle seats, 20-inch children’s bikes and 24-inch children’s bikes are available.


Admission fee at the the archaeological site of Gortis (Gortina) € 3,- and at the Minoan palace of Festos (Phaistos) € 3,-