GREEK ISLAND CRETE
It won't take you long to fall head over heels in love with Chania. The picture-postcard town is home to a spectacular old port that surrounds a Venetian style harbour and lighthouse, dotted with authentic Cretan tavernas, bars and cafes, the perfect backdrop for watching the most magical sunsets in the evening.
What's more Chania is perfectly located to explore some of Cretes most beautiful beaches, mountain villages and breath taking deep gorges, owing to it being one of the greenest parts of the island.
Hotel Marina Sands is an excellent choice for single travelers visiting Agia Marina, offering many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay while you make new friends in the sun.
7 Nights Stay 3* Marina Sands Hotel
Your own single occupancy en-suite room
Daily Breakfast and 4 Evening Meals
Flight from London Gatwick & Manchester
All Taxes & Surcharges
20KG Baggage & 5 kg hand baggage
Services of a Singles Horizons Host
Icebreaker get together
Coordinated site seeing and activities (optional extra)
Great times with other singles in your age group!
Price DOES NOT include
Price excludes Tourist Tax approximately Euro 2/ person/ day to be paid locally
During your visit, be sure to check out one of Agia Marina's popular shrimp restaurants such as Rustic Garden Greek Tapas & Wine, Nostos Restaurant, and Mitsos Restaurant, all a short distance from Hotel Marina Sands.
Set on the beachfront in the heart of the Agia Marina resort, with a clear view of the Cretan Sea, all with easy access to a number of shops, bars and restaurants. If you wish to explore you can make good use of free shuttle bus service.
Despite being a popular beach resort destination, Agia Marina is a paradise for nature lovers. Its prime location offers easy access to some of the most renowned natural sites on Crete. From here guests can explore the nearby caves, hike gorges, explore the Agia Lake, and learn all about Crete’s unique flora and fauna.
Your host will be your guide to everything you can add to your Cretan holiday itinerary.
The whitewashed rooms and apartments at Marina Sands Hotel surrounded by colorful flower beds make this a perfect setting for a relaxing holiday. You can make yourself at home with our selected rooms, inclusive of air-conditioning and refrigerators. Wireless Internet access to keep you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.
Boasting an outdoor swimming pool complete with a poolside snack bar, a poolside bar, umbrellas and sun loungers, Conveniences include safety deposit facilities and housekeeping is provided daily. The 24 hour desk service means there will always be a point of contact if required. Guests can enjoy beach sports, or perhaps rent a bicycle to explore the coastal sights. Not to be missed is the end of day sunset from the roof top terrace.
Be sure to spend a little time around the old Venetian harbour in Chania which is a lovely place to sit and people watch and also enjoy a meal at one of the many restaurants overlooking the harbour - and if you like it - then return at night for a dinner al fresco style with just the sounds of the boats in the water filling the night air.
Find a slice of tropical heaven at Balos Lagoon, a truly magnificent peninsula and one of the most photographed beaches in Crete due to its white sand and turquoise clear waters. The famous lagoon of Balos is located approximately 56km northwest of Chania and 17km northwest of Kissamos and is worthy of a day trip.
Agora local food market
For foodies no trip is complete without a visit to Agora in Chania, where you can experience authentic, traditional Cretan Greek food. The Agora has been the main supplier of herbs and spices, fruit and vegetables, and fresh fish since 1913 for both locals and visitors.
Departs London Gatwick at 08:00 - Arrives Chania at 13:55
Departs Chania at 14:45 - Arrives London Gatwick at 16:50
Departs Manchester at 13:50 - Arrives Chania at 20:00
Departs Chania at 20:25 - Arrives Manchester at 22:45
Flight timings are approximate and for guidance only.
If you would prefer to fly from your local airport you can request at time of booking at a Supplement. Price and itinerary may be subject to change