Best time to visit Crete

Sailing

Spend a relaxing vacation exploring the beautiful Mediterranean by boat

Sailing in Crete 2020 - Best Time
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© Yiorgos Stavrinos

Sailing is extremely popular in Crete as there are so many different routes for tourists. It can be a one-day sailing trip or a whole vacation on a yacht. You can enjoy fishing or snorkeling and diving too. Besides, you can do yoga aboard and enjoy the peaceful and calm atmosphere around you. It's a great chance to try delicious Mediterranean cuisine, be in contact with nature, and enjoy the beauty of Crete and its marvelous landscapes. The best cities to go sailing in Crete are Heraklion, Reythmno, Chania, Aghios Nikolaos, and Lerapetra.

Sailing in Crete - Best Season 2020

Sailing Holiday tours are available from early April until the end of November. The high season starts from the last week of July and ends in the first week of September, at this time yacht charters will be more expensive than usual. If you go sailing during September and October, you'll be likely to see Mediterranean dolphins and whales.