Duration: 60 min
Taking off from the base in Hersonissos you will get a bird’s eyes view of one of the most beautiful areas of Crete, Lassithi Plateau which is located high up on the Dikti Mountains and is not only an impressive landscape but a unique geological phenomenon.
Heading towards the South Coast you will pass Ierapetra which has always been an important center of the island. You will also get a unique perspective over Makry Gialos, a popular coastline filled with secluded bays and quieter beaches, before heading towards the North Coast. During your scenic flight you will also experience mesmerising views of Mirabello Bay and Agios Nikolaos, one of the most popular tourism destinations in Crete.
Explore the famous traditional fishing village of Elounda from above, flying over the island of Spinalonga, which was an important Venetian fortress that became a leper colony in 1903. Up next you will witness the beautiful landscapes around Sisi which are ideal for those who appreciate nature. Before heading back to base you will fly over Malia, and enjoy the view of the famous palace of Malia which was discovered in 1915 by a Greek archaeologist named Hadzidakis.
This 60-minute helicopter sightseeing tour ends in Hersonissos.