Departure from the port of Ierapetra and take a 1-hour boat cruise to the golden beaches and the sand dunes on Chrissi Island. Duration of trip 6 hours. • Explore the golden sand dunes and the beautiful beaches, swim and snorkel in the crystal clear waters • Learn about the flora and fauna of the southernmost natural park of Europe and walk in its cedar forest
Start your boat cruise from the port of Ierapetra and head to the exotic Chrissi. Sail in the emerald waters of the Libyan Sea. Arive at the south side of the island and stop for swimming and relaxation. If you prefer, take the path through the cedar forest to an exotic beach.The Island of Chrissi has been included in the European initiative NATURA 2000, known for its exotic waters in all the shades of blue and green, the golden beaches, and the protected forest with the cedar trees, which are over 200 years old. The cedar forest extends to the center of Chrissi, covering an area of 350,000 square meters. The colors of the rocks are spectacular, while almost the entire island is covered by golden sand.