What time does the cruise start? The cruise usually starts at about 9:30am and ends around 6pm.
What places of interest do the trips visit? Cruises around the island tend to visit the same places which include:
In the north of the island: Leaving Zante harbour and sailing north along the east coast past Tsilivi, Alykanas and the harbour of Agios Nikolaos, stopping at the Blue Caves. Then around the Skinari Cape for a memorable swim stop at the famous Navagio (Shipwreck Beach).
In the west of the island: The natural harbour of Porto Vromi, past Kampi then to the caves at Agalas.
In the south of the island: Keri Caves then a swim stop at Marathonissi Island. Gerakas beach and around the Vassilikos peninsula passing the beaches of Porto Roma, Ag Nikolaos, Plaka, Banana, Porto Zoro and Kaminia.
In the east of the island: Final leg of journey past Argassi and back to Zante Town.
Which resorts do they pick up from? Coach transfers from Aghios Sostis, Alykanas & Alykes, Argassi, Kalamaki, Laganas, Tragaki, Tsilivi and Zante Town.
How much does a Cruise around Zakynthos island cost? Adults are €25 and children up to 12 years €14.
What do I need to bring with me? Suitable shoes, a swimsuit, sunglasses, sun lotion and money. Water and food (slightly expensive) can be purchsed onboard. This is an all day trip so be prepared for a long day!
Where can I book this excursion? Look out for shops selling My Tours or Cavo Grosso excursions. If you book with your holiday rep it will be more expensive.