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Cruise to Turtle Island

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  • See the endangered Loggerhead Turtles, found only in the Mediterranean Sea
  • Fantastic beaches, shimmering ocean and swimming opportunities make this a memorable tour


The magnificent Caretta-Caretta or otherwise called Loggerhead Turtles are Zakynthos’ most famous inhabitants. Set off on a fun-filled journey as you search for these rare creatures on this fascinating Turtle Island cruise.

The loggerhead sea turtle known as the Caretta-Caretta has become an endangered specie that can only be found in the Mediterranean Sea. The turtles where leading a peaceful existence in the waters and beaches of Zakynthos Zante.


The tour begins from Mediterranean Laganas. Accompanied by an English-speaking guide, set out in an air-conditioned vehicle to the pier from you will board our boat and set out towards Turtle Island.

Sail around the beautiful peninsula of Vassilikos, to the paradise island of Marathonisi, locally referred to as Turtle Island, where you can spot the famous turtles. These are now, sadly, endangered species and are found only in the Mediterranean Sea.

This cruise also offers one of the best chances you’ll have to see dolphins.

Take a refreshing dip in the clear blue sea before continuing on to the caves of Keri and the lighthouse, one of the most photogenic views in Zakynthos.

Lunch is included and, weather permitting, there will be a stop at one of the islands’ fantastic beaches. Lunch can alternatively be served on board.

The tour returns to the starting point.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

01 May - 30 Sep: Tuesday & Sunday


8 hours

Start time

Start time: 0850h (08:50am)
Duration: 8 hours

Meeting point

The tour starts from Mediterranean Laganas.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at the starting point

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  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach to port
  • English-speaking guide
  • Lunch


  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off


Bring swim suit and towel, photo camera, and sun protection

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.
Infants under 3 years go free. However, they will not have their own seat on the coach.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
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Cancellation policy

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