Aerial view of Spinalonga in Crete

A tour of Spinalonga, Greece’s former leper colony, off Crete

A boat trip to Spinalonga island, in Elounda’s Mirabello Bay, lets you explore not just a 16th-century Venetian fortress but the remains of Greece’s one-time leper colony in yet another example of Crete’s astonishingly diverse history
2 - 3 hrs
April - October