Famed for its beautiful beaches, spectacular sunsets and delicious cuisine, the Mediterranean jewel of Crete is a fabulous destination that will instil a sense of adventure in your family.
On this centre-based family holiday to the Chania region of Crete, you will visit an archaeological dig, learn about local food and culture, and relax on long sandy beaches. Take to the sea to enjoy a boat trip, and spend time swimming and snorkelling in crystal clear waters, exploring underwater rock formations, sea caves and even a shipwreck. Learn about sea turtle conservation and get active with gorge walking, beach volleyball and stand up paddle boarding.
Fly to Crete and stay in the small seaside town of Kissamos.
Visit a rocky beach with a stunning natural rock pool, where you can go snorkelling to a nearby sea cave and underwater rock formation.
This afternoon, experience some of the Greek culture by learning a Cretan dance, and afterwards enjoying a traditional Cretan dinner.
Explore a stunning local gorge where you’re likely to see griffon vultures flying overhead.
This morning you will have the choice of either diving or stand up paddle boarding. In the afternoon visit an organic olive press to learn about olive harvesting and oil production, and enjoy a tasting.
Visit a sea cave and a secluded beach, only accessible by boat, passing by impressive scenery, rugged cliffs and endless blue waters.
Visit a sea turtle nesting habitat with a conservation biologist, where children can learn about the threats faced by this endangered species and see the action taken by local conservation groups to protect them.
Visit a beautiful sandy beach where you can snorkel to a WWII shipwreck and enjoy a game of beach volleyball.
Free to depart at any time for your return flight.
- Prices from (exc. international flights): £899 per adult, £849 per child
- Prices from (inc. flights from/to UK): £1,339 per adult, £1,269 per child
Flight prices are subject to change, and prices tend to be higher during peak periods.
Child prices apply for ages 11 and under at the time of travel.
- Duration: 8 days
- Ideal for ages: 8+
- Itinerary type: Small group
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|* Available: this holiday is available to book. ** Guaranteed: this holiday is available to book and has reached a minimum of four participants, so is guaranteed to run.|
|2019||29 Jun||6 Jul||£899||£849||Available*||Book or Enquire|
|2019||27 Jul||3 Aug||£999||£949||Guaranteed**||Book or Enquire|
|2019||17 Aug||24 Aug||£999||£949||Available*||Book or Enquire|