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Santorini One Day Trip (by SEAJETS Highspeed boat, Chania side, Ex Rethymnon port)

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Santorini One Day Trip (by SEAJETS Highspeed boat, Chania side, Ex Rethymnon port)

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The excursion operates every Tuesday & Saturday, with pick-ups: from Chania areas (starting Kolymbari through Chania city and Kalyves). Our Day Trip includes: Pick-up service at or near your hotel & return, Boat tickets (High-Speed boat), Santorini guided tour. Available Tour Languages are every Tuesday & Saturday: English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian. Every Saturday: +Czech.

 

Tour info

Duration:
1 Day
Transport:
Bus/Boat
Tour Type:
Sea Excursion
SKU:
VC-11-005
Group size:
~50 pax

Accompanied service

Guides Transport Insurance

Schedule

Boarding at the port: At the port of departure, participants will present their voucher (given by VisitCrete.com) at the SEAJETS kiosk in order to receive their ferry tickets, a card referring to the right bus number in Santorini and a small brochure in their own language with information about the island and the day tour.

Arrival in Santorini: The trip to Santorini lasts almost 2.5 hours from Rethymnon. At the port of Santorini, staff (dressed in a SEAJETS uniform and holding signs with the bus numbers) will welcome the participants and escort them in the right buses.

First Stop: Oia: Then, the buses will leave for Oia. In the days of high traffic, the buses will follow a route by the sea on the east side of the island. Depending on the existing traffic in Oia and the timetable of the tour, the participants will stay for approximately 1½ hour. Later on, the bus will depart for the next stop, Fira.

Second Stop: Fira: On the way to the town of Fira, the participants will receive interesting information by their escort about the history and the geography of the island, while travelling through a large part of the island by road. At their arrival in Fira, they will spend 1 hour to enjoy the Cycladic view from the Caldera, the paved little alleys and the old traditional houses accompanied by their escort.

Afterwards, the visitors shall meet up at the Cathedral of Fira and they will be informed about the last part of the tour:

1st option: Visit the Volcano of Santorini (extra charge). The participants will enjoy the unique beauty of the volcano and have the opportunity to swim in its hot springs.

2nd option: More free time at the capital of the island, Fira.

Arrival in Rethymnon: Finally, the participants will return to the vessel where they will be able to enjoy a beautiful view of the Aegean and Cretan Sea in the open decks of the vessel.

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Description

Santorini One Day Trip (by SEAJETS Highspeed boat, Chania areas, Ex Rethymnon port)

(Disclaimer: Not all the parts shown on this video are scheduled to be visited on this excursion)

IMPORTANT: BEFORE BOOKING THIS EXCURSION, PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU ARE PERMITTED TO TRAVEL TO SANTORINI DUE TO COVID-19 NEW RESTRICTIONS by clicking HERE

Visit the unique island of Santorini with the Volcano, the breathtaking views, and swim in its crystal clear waters.

Pick-up’s from:
Kolymbari, Minothiana, Rapaniana, Kamisiana, Tavronitis, Maleme, Pyrgos Psilonerou, Kontomari, Gerani (Chania), Platanias (Chania), Agia Marina, Kato Stalos, Kalamaki, Glaros, Kato Daratso, Agioi Apostoloi, Chrissi Akti, Kladissos, Chania city, Souda, Kalyves Apokoronou. [Check the pick-up table list below to find out which is the most convenient pick-up point & time, near your hotel]

Departing Port:
Rethymnon

Operating Days:
Every Tuesday & Saturday

Languages:
English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian: every Tuesday & Saturday. Czech: every Saturday
(We need a minimum participation of 10 people in order to operate the tour in each language. In case, there are any changes or cancellations we will let you know by 5 pm the day before)

Tour includes:
Pick-up service at or near your hotel & return, Boat tickets (High-Speed boat), Santorini guided tour

Extra Fees (not included in the price)
Extras payable on the spot: Meals & Drinks, Excursion to the Volcano (optional / 20 Euros book & pay at the vessel’s reception)
Extras payable on our website: Upgrade to Platinum* Seat class on the boat  [Spacious, comfortable, in less crowded deck] (optional)

* Platinum seats
The participants have the option of travelling in the luxurious Platinum Lounge with a limited number of seats. Additional charge: 45€ / person  (the additional price applies same for both adults and children. The infants are free)

Tour highlights:
Boat trip, Swimming, Sightseeing in Oia, Fira

Direction:
North of Crete

Duration:
11,5 hours approximately (from/to Rethymnon port)

Overview:
Santorini is a volcanic island in the Cyclades group of the Greek islands. It is located between Ios and Anafi islands. It is famous for dramatic views, stunning sunsets from Oia town, the strange white aubergine (eggplant), and of course Fava, the town of Fira, Oia and naturally its very own active volcano. The wine lovers will find the island also fascinating, having 13 official wineries. There are naturally fantastic beaches such as the beach of Perissa, maybe the best beach in Santorini, the black pebble beach of Kamari, white beach, and red beach.

Age Definition:
Adults: Over 10 years old  (Full fare)
Children: 3-10 years old  (50% discount)
Infants: 0-2 years old  (Free of charge)

Booking Guiding Lines:
Your Tour Language: Please check in the description which tour languages are available per day, and make sure your desired language is available on your chosen date
Your Pick-up Point: Please check the list with all available pick-up points (and hours) from your area, on the table below

IMPORTANT COVID-19 NEW UPDATE:
AS FROM JULY 5th, 2021, Following government decision your boarding requires the following:
• Adults: Vaccination certificate (stating that 14 days have passed since full vaccination for Covid-19) or disease certificate or negative test result (either PCR within last 72 hours or rapid within last 48 hours).
• Children 12 to 17 years: Proof of a negative result of any test, including self-test.
• Children under 12 years old travel freely without any test.
• Completed Health Statement Form before boarding Health Statement Form. Alternatively, you can download the Pre-Boarding Form, fill it out and handle it at the boat staff.
For the ones without transfer, meeting us at the boat, kindly note that you have to be at the port at least 1 hour prior to the departure.

PRICING
This excursion includes in its price: Your transfer r/t from your hotel to the port of Heraklion, the cost of the cruise with all land arrangements on the island of Santorini. The Adult Fare is applied to passengers of any age above 10 years old. The Child Fare applies to children between 3 and 10 years old (50% discount + extra’s if chosen) and the Infant Fare to any child under 3 years old (Free of Charge // No seat reserved).

PICK-UP TABLE
Just to help you see which pick-up suits best, here’s a table of hotel accommodations and their nearest pick-up’s:

CHANIA AREA PICK-UP LIST

(Boat departs from Rethymnon port)

AREA HOTEL PICK UP POINT PICK UP TIME
Kolymbari Grand Bay Beach Resort Statue (around corner, 20m to the right) 05.05
Avra Hotel Avra Hotel // Synka S/M
Minothiana Niriides AB Food Market
Chryssana, Colymbari Beach Corner main road bridge
Rapaniana Hotel Euphoria Euphoria Market main road
Selini Suites, Chrispy, Seaview Htl. Selini Suites – Main road
Cavo Spada Main road (church)
Kamisiana Michalis App. Corner main road
Kastalia, San Nicolas Kastalia – Main road
San Antonio, Katsikoulakis, Mari Helen Corner main road (=across Zacharakis)
Adelais Hotel, Theros Hotel, Villa Rita Corner main road (at sign “Adelais Hotel”)
Tavronitis / Ano Vouves Lycasti App., Landhouse Elia Pharmacy in center Tavronitis 05.10
Haridimos Fisika shop
Maleme Louis Creta Princess Main road hotel
Bella Pais, Maleme Mare, Castro SYNKA supermarket
Futura Main road hotel
Pyrgos Psilonerou Dafni’s Villas Main road 05.15
Kontomari Solimar Aquamarine (=ex Aegean Pal.), Asterion Main road Solimar Aquamarine (=ex Aegean Pal.)
Pardalakis Main road hotel
Gerani Silver Beach, Eanthia Village At the bridge, Small Paradise Restaurant
Caldera Creta Paradise/ Caldera Beach Main road town-hall (Dimarcheio)
Venus Beach,  Bus-stop mainroad
Platanias Apladas Beach / Sunprime , Geraniotis Main road LIDL 05.20
Minoa Palace, Blue Sea Villa’s Minoa Palace – Main road
Santa Helena, Erato, Alkionides, Sunset Suites, Panos Beach, Platanias Mare Santa Helena – Main road
Majestic Htl., Ideal Beach, Summertime, Indigo Mare Htl Majestic Hotel – Main road
Platanias center, Blue Dome Platanias square at ECO gas-station
Porto Platanias Villa Dora, Plaza Di Porto, Pelagus Apts, Menia Htl, Casa Di Porto Porto Platanias Beach – Main road
Oscar Suites, Sunrise Apts Oscar Suites – Main road
Agia Marina Thalassa Beach, Eva Suites, Caldera Village, Troulakis Beach Thalassa Beach – Main road hotel 05.25
Haris Htl, Marina Sands, Odysseus Haris Hotel – Main road
Canea Mare, Anna 2 Canea Mare – Main road hotel
Skala Apts, Alexandros Apts, Atrion, Manos Studios, Anna Apts., Popi Apts, Minos Village Gasoline station SILK 05.30
Ilianthos Village Main road hotel
Amalthia, Thodorou Amalthia – Main road
Bella Vista, Chryssida, Eleftheria Htl, Alexandra Beach, Santa Marina Plaza, Alexandros House, Minerva Dore Bus-stop across Alexandra Beach
Iolida, Elotis Suites, Minerva Beach Iolida Bridge Restaurant – Main road
Santa Marina Beach Main road hotel
Galini Seaview, Galini Beach, Eden Galini Seaview – Main road bridge
Kato Stalos CTS office, Anniko CTS office 05.35
Creta Palm, Kato Stalos Mare Creta Palm – Main road hotel
Evilion App, Alkyon Htl, Egli,  Orestis, Pavlakis, Pegasus Htl, Nectar Beach, Skinari Village Maria’s Restaurant
Cretan Dream Royal, Top App.  Cretan Dream Royal – Main road
Kalamaki (Kato) Galatas Panorama Hotel Main road hotel 05.40
Porto Kalamaki, Elektra Hotel Elektra hotel – Main road
Balito, Seafalios, Corinna Mare Pizzaria Nesaki mainroad
Glaros Kalliston, Yakinthos, Ammos Apts Kalliston – Main road hotel 05.45
Kato Daratso Telchinia Hotel, Nireas Apts, Nontas Suites, Domes Noruz Bakery main road Kato Daratso
Sirios Village, Althea Village, Mediterranea App, Elia Htl, Veronica Htl., Zeus Village Corner main road BMW
Agioi Apostoloi Elea, Elotia Htl, Golden Bay, Talos, Karavanos, Ilias Apartments SYNKA
Chrissi Akti / Makris Tichos Golden Beach, Stellina Village, Annais Summer Star,Elina Pharmacy (=across  “Moderno Cafe”) 05.50
Kladisos Frida Bus-stop across Psillakis Gas-station 05.55
Chania Town Porto Veneziano, Kydon, Kriti Htl., Filoxenia, Irida “AGORA” = Municipal Market square 06.00
Amphora, Casa Delfino Suites, Casa Veneta, Dianna Apts, Lucia Htl, Narkissos, Palazzo Duca, Porto Del Colombo, Alcanea ALPHA Bank (corner Halidon)
Souda Leoforos Soudas at busstop MAIX 06.05
Kalyves Kiani Beach Corner main road 06.20
Kalyves Beach,  Almyrida Resort, Apokoros Htl, All Hotels from Almyrida, Vamos and Gavalochori Corner “Laundry” – Kalyves 06.25

LET US HELP! Please don’t hesitate to contact us, in order to help you out choose the best pick-up that suits you best!

ABOUT THE VESSEL
“Naxos Jet” of Seajets Sea Lines is a luxury passenger-vehicle catamaran boat, reaching speeds up to 37 knots, operating the Crete – Santorini route during summertime season.
Technical characteristics:
► Type of vessel:  Highspeed Passenger Catamaran
► Year of build:  1991
► Country of build:  Australia
► Length:  74 m.
► Width:  26 m.
► Speed:  37 knots
► Passengers:  700
► Vehicles:  75

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“Champion Jet 2” of Seajets Sea Lines is a luxury passenger-vehicle catamaran boat, reaching speeds up to 40 knots, operating the Rethymnon – Santorini route during summertime season.
Technical characteristics:
► Type of vessel:  Highspeed Passenger Catamaran
► Year of build:  1997
► Country of build:  Australia
► Length:  87 m.
► Width:  26 m.
► Speed:  40 knots
► Passengers:  1000
► Vehicles:  200

DISCLAIMER-NOTE: Depending on the time of the season, the sealine decides which boat will be making the trip.

CANCELLATION
1. Customers who for any reason fail to participate in our excursions are obliged to inform us at least 24 hours in advance. Otherwise, no refund will be given. Canceling at least 24 hours prior to departure, 100% full refund!
2. VisitCrete.com reserves the right to alter or cancel any tour, due to adverse weather conditions or, insufficient passenger number or, force majeure.

IMPORTANT INFO
► We do return money in case of bad weather (when the excursion is canceled by the organizer tour operator).
► IMPORTANT: You need to be at least 10 minutes prior to your pick-up time at your pick-up point or 30 minutes if meeting at the boat.
► COVID-19: All passengers required to wear masks at all times when in boats and busses or in indoor areas. All passengers should individually fill out the pre-boarding form, required by the Greek law, and carry it with them at all times.

For further information or bookings please call at telephone No. (+30) 2810341560

 

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