hersonissos sailing trip to dia island

experience one of the best sailing trips in crete

Hire Fantasia Yachting sailing boat and experience an unforgettable daily boat trip to Dia island from Hersonissos, enjoy the crystal clear water with plenty of free time to swim and sunbathe. Dia is an uninhabited island 6 miles north of Heraklion and is one of Natura's protected areas due to its status as a biotope for endimic plants and for plants with low dispersal within the Southern Aegean. The island has 5 km maximum length and 3 km maximum width and according to the legend was created by Zeus when he threw a lighting into the sea and a sea dragon in the shape of the island emerged from the sea.

hersonissos SAILING TRIP to dia island highlights

There isn't anything more idyllic than setting out from the coast line for a sailing trip to Dia island with Fantasia Yachting.

Hersonissos sailing trip to Dia island
  • The beautiful coastline on the way to Dia island
  • The breathtaking view when approaching Dia island
  • The greenish crystal clear waters on your first dive
  • Enjoy snorkelling and have fun with our water toys
  • The blue crystal waters on your second dive
  • The amazing rock formations of Dia island

hersonissos sailing trip to dia island details

We depart daily from Hersonissos Port to Dia island

Hersonissos sailing trip to Dia island details
  • Cruise type: Sailing trip
  • Boarding time: 09:00 AM
  • Departure time: 09:15 AM
  • Return time: 17:15 PM (depending on weather conditions)
  • Departing port: Hersonissos Port
  • Destination: Dia Island
  • Type: Crewed

dia island sailing trip from hersonissos

Hire Fantasia Yachting sailing boat from Hersonissos and explore the magnificence Dia island on a unforgettable sailing trip.


Built for comfort and designed for pleasure Bavaria 49 is among one of the largest and most luxurious models of the brand.

What is included in your sailing trip from Hersonissos to Dia island
  • Water, coffee, soft drinks, wine (alcoholic drinks with extra charge)
  • Traditional lunch (vegan alternative upon request)
  • Desert
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Fishing equipment (not professional fishing)
  • All taxes
  • Port Authority expenses
  • Captain and crew
  • Full insurance
  • Fuel
  • For further information and details about the sailing trip please do not hesitate to contact us.

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