Booked a trip to go and see the turtles in laganas bay, then the boat took us to turtle island to swim in a beautiful cove with caves. We then went to another similar cove. Well worth the visit.
About Marathonisi (Turtle Island)
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this is a nature reserve. a small part (the complete beach strip) is open to tourists. they must not step behind the ropes defining the not to be entered part of nature reserve. explain this to a bunch of complete drunk guys falling out of...More
We visited the island as part of a wider trip, that took in other sights,caves,turtles,swimming, etc. Worth visiting as part of a wider trip but in itself the beach is a narrow strip (the rest is closed off due to turtle nesting) with a couple...More
Overall it was a nice trip we saw turtles in the sea but the island bit was nothing to remember, the beach was tiny can't go into the island but understandably it is a breading beach obviously, like go if you're interested but it's nothing...More
Had a lovely 3 hour boat trip to the island... saw turtles early on in the trip and then had two swim stops in beautiful, clear water - highlight was jumping from the boat and swimming through the caves. Definitely recommend for all ages 😊
Lovely island, we hired a speedboat and visited here, beautiful place with the novelty of having a boat shop!!! Surreal and a real novelty for the kids ordering a hot dog and sitting on your own 'desert island' eating it!!!! Caves are great for swimming...More