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A Fantastic discovery

We spent 7 hours with Captain Yannis and Fotis. A wonderful family experience. For a first on a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vincentvende
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Montaigu, France
Best day ever!

Our four hour sailing trip with Orizon was one of the best days of our entire lives! The crew was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jennifer B
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Akti Tombazi, Chania Town, Crete 731 00, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 7 hours with Captain Yannis and Fotis. A wonderful family experience. For a first on a sailboat it was just great, the ride meetings and food. A captain of generosity and extraordinary sharing of knowledge. Thank you for making us discover these landscapes...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our four hour sailing trip with Orizon was one of the best days of our entire lives! The crew was so welcoming, friendly, and hospitable, the views were amazing, snorkeling was unbelievable, and the food and drinks provided were delicious. We couldn’t have asked for...More

Thank Jennifer B
orizon2015, Manager at Orizon Sailing Crete Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We feel very happy with your comment.

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went on a 10-hr day trip with Captain Yannis and Giorgos as part of our honeymoon in Chania. We had an amazing time! We visited multiple swimming spots and had an amazing lunch prepared on the boat with Yannis and Giorgos....More

Thank Taylor E
orizon2015, Manager at Orizon Sailing Crete Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Taylor and Carly, we’re glad we contributed to an amazing honeymoon! We wish you a wonderful life together.

Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were referred by family who had sailed previously with Yannis. It was just the 2 of us, Yannis, and his assistant George. We were treated to an incredible day of personal attention, smooth seas, and a depth of sailing expertise that...More

1  Thank Marisa W
orizon2015, Manager at Orizon Sailing Crete Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Hello friends, thank you for your kind words. We had a wonderful time with you as well. The feelings are mutual. We hope you enjoy all your future sailing experiences as you did this one.

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

great trip with captain yiannis, perfect sailing boat,great storytelling and yes amazing bread! we had a great day!

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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

We had a one day sail with Mr Yannis and his gasti. It was really wonerful day Capitain Yannis has made tastefull bread and he is a great storyteller. Boat is awesome and it is also suitable for bigger groups too. I can recommend this...More

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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

We booked a surprise tour for the 60th birthday of my girlfriend’s mom mid of October. Despite some bumpy waves the team made sure we had a great sailing experience. We had the spacious boat for ourselves as a group of 4 people - it...More

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orizon2015, Owner at Orizon Sailing Crete Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2017

Thanks for the comments.

Reviewed August 3, 2017

We were in Crete for a friends wedding and one of the activities days after the big event was sailing for the whole day. Captain Yannis and Kostas made our day an unforgettable experience, they are fun and work so good together.They are friendly, attentive...More

Thank Ana E
orizon2015, Owner at Orizon Sailing Crete Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2017

Thank you, we feel the same for you.

Reviewed July 26, 2017

If you're looking to experience the true, unique and non-touristy side of Greece, this is the boat for you. Captain Yannis has a wealth of knowledge around sailing (crucial when out at sea!), incredibly remote Cretan spots and delicious traditional cuisine. He prepared fresh greek...More

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orizon2015, Owner at Orizon Sailing Crete Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2017

Thanks for the comments.

Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

The boat is amazing! Captain Yannis and Nico us for a day trip around the area stoping several times for a great swim. The crew is great and the food is excellent. I highly recommend this cruise.

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orizon2015, Owner at Orizon Sailing Crete Day Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2017

Thanks for the comments.

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July 20, 2018|
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Hi Brendan, yes there is availability. Can you send me an e-mail to info@orizonsailing.gr?
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daddywags1955
June 28, 2018|
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Hello, thank you for your interest. There is still availability for Sunday at the moment. Orizon is an 41ft Elan 410 Performance sailing boat This gorgeous 3 cabin boat and his experienced captain and helper promise a... More
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francesmerry
June 16, 2017|
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Hello Mrs Frances, thank you for your interest. We still have availability for 26 and 27 July. About the day trips the complete description follows: Orizon is an 41ft Elan 410 Performance sailing boat This gorgeous 3 cabin... More
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