The island of contrasts – Crete with its Minoan palaces, the Roman cities, the Venetian castles as well as the azure blue waters of Mediterranean Sea, the deep gorges, the coastal paths and the charming fishing villages, forms an ideal destination for holidays for all tastes. Alma tours day trip excursions can show what Crete is all about.
Whether you walk the Samaria Gorge, visit the Minoan Palaces, sample wine at one of the major wineries in Crete , or go on a fishing trip and visit the famous island Spinalonga, get acquainted with local life on an off the beaten track tour, you will have a truly authentic experience of Crete on our day trips.
We cater for your needs whether you prefer an active, leisure, nature or cultural based day trip. We always ensure that our service is personalized and professional accompanied by the best local and certified guides. For every excursion you will be collected and dropped off at or within walking distance from your accommodation.

Chrissi Island

Amazing Beach of Chrissi Island, near Crete, Greece
Spend a day cruising in the crystal blue waters of the Libyan sea with the company of dolphins just to end up relaxing on the golden desert island of Chrissi . The exotic natural landscape and rhythms of nature, will immediately give the visitor a newfound sense. This is a full day excursion 9:00-17:00 where coach drives you through a scenic route to the south of part of the island in Ierapetra port where you will board the boat to Chrissi island. You will be accompanied by an escort (English speaking) to make sure of your safety and well being.
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East Crete

Vai palm tree beach
Discover the secret of East Crete, a glimpse of the Libyan sea and relax on a tropical palm beach. After a scenic drive through the Sitiaka Mountains, you will visit the most southern town of Greece. The tour will continue through rigid landscape with a short stop to the picturesque town of Sitia, just to end up on at the tropical beach of Vai. You will have enough time to relax and admire this tropical site, full of the rarest species of palm trees in the world. This is a full day excursion 8:00-18:00 lead by an official guide in English German, Russian, French and Polish.
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Knossos -Lassithi Plateu

Dikteo Andro Cave
Spend a day driving through breathtaking scenery to the Lassithi Plateau of Dikti Mountain known as Zeus birthplace. After a small hike or donkey ride you will have to Zeus cave you will a glimpse of Greek mythology and breathtaking landscape of the plateau. The excursion will continue to Knossos where you will get a guided tour of the site and get lost in mysteries of the Minoan culture. This is a full day excursion 8:00-18:00 lead by an official guide in English German, Russian, French and Polish.
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Gramvousa – Balos

balos beach, crete, greece
Discover the most popular through a scenic drive to the west coast reaching the prefecture of Chania at Gramvousa, just to take a boat through stunning turquoise waters to the famous and breathtaking pink sandy beaches of Balos. This is a full day excursion 8:00-19:00 and it include 4 hour coach drive to the port with several interesting stops and an escort making sure of your safety and well being.
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Knossos , Peza Winery and Heraklion city

Knossos palace at Crete, Greece
This excursion includes a guided tour of the minoaon palace and the amazing civilization behind it. Next stop will be at the traditional wine making village Peza where you will be indulged with wine tasting. After the wine a few meze your last stop will be at Heraklion City where you will have free time for sightseeing and a little bit of shopping. This is a full day excursion 9:00-17:30 lead by an official guide in English German , Russian, French and Polish.
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Arcadi,Lake Kourna,Rethymnon

Monastery (friary) in Messara Valley at Crete, Greece. Messara
Discover the mysteries of West side of the island. You will visit the famous monastery of Arckadi which is of great historical significance during the byzantine and ottoman era. Next stop will be the beautiful Lake Kourna one of the 200 wetlands of the island whilst you will enjoy some free time for sightseeing and shopping at the old Venetian town of Rethymnon. This is a full day excursion 9:00-17:30 lead by an official guide in English German , Russian, French and Polish Cretan Night.
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Waterparks: Aqua Plus & Water City

Mother Father Son Daughter Child Family Water Park in crete
Spice up you holiday by visiting visit two of the biggest water parks in Greece. Both Aquaplus and Water city share equal fun and services for all ages. Whichever you choose to visit you will have Crazy fun in the water, with great rides and cool music that pumps up your adrenaline. These are full day excursions 9:00-17:30 whilst different departure dates and times apply for each Waterpark. You will be accompanied by an escort (English speaking) to make sure of your safety and well being.
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West Crete

chania old town
Discover West Crete through a scenic drive to the northwest coastline. Visit one of the most famous sites of Crete the Monastery of Arkadi and get an insight on the history and religion of the island. Leaving the mystical magic of the monastery and proceeding to the west, arrive in Chania where Old City will take you back in time. The old town of Chania is considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in the Mediterranean and it is called “Venice of the East, with great architectural influence from the Venetian empire. After a long day there will be a last stop to the town of Rethymnon, the biggest town on Crete. In the town, monuments of the archaeological, Ottoman and Venetian eras coexist, making the place extremely interesting for sightseeing. This is a full day excursion 9:00-19:30 lead by an official guide in English, German, Russian, French and Polish.
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South Crete (Phaistos, Gortys and Matala)

matala
A relaxing tour in Crete’s history and sunshine to the south-west of Heraklion, beyond the mountains and through Crete's unique scenery! Discover the second major Minoan archaeological site of the island Phaistos, situated on a hill overlooking the fertile beautiful view of the Ida and Asterousia mountains. Visit the capital of the island during the Roman occupation a Gortys and get a glimpse of the ancient Forum and Amphitheatre, St. Titus Basilica (dating from 5th-6th cent. AD.), and admire the famous Doric Law Code carved into stone. The tour will end at village of sunshine, peace and love Matala, known as the hotspot of hippies in the late sixties. This is a full day excursion 9:00-18:30 lead by an official guide in English German, Russian, French and Polish.
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Cretan night

cretan-nights
Treat yourself to an evening full of fun and excitement in a traditional village in the mountains. Experience the local cuisine (meal and unlimited barrel wine is served) and a show consisting of a variety of traditional music, dances and songs from all over Greece. Do not hesitate to try some of the dance steps on the stage! It is there and then that one gets to learn how to dance the Cretan dances. Feel and enjoy yourself as a real Cretan. This is an evening excursion 18:00-00:00. You will be accompanied by an escort (English speaking) to make sure of your safety and well being.
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Samaria Gorge

Samariα Gorge, island of Crete, Greece
This is a full day excursion 05:00-19:00 and it include 4 hour coach drive to the entrance of the gorge with several interesting stops. You will be accompanied by an escort that will make sure of your safety and well being.
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Jeep Safari

View of Mediterranean sea from island of Crete, Greece
This is a full day tour 9:00-17:00. The driver-guides (English, German, French, Polish, Russian, Dutch) will be there to make sure you have the time of your life.
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Santorini

santorini greek island
This is a full day excursion 9:00-17:30 lead by an official guide in English German , Russian, French and Polish Cretan Night.
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