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Full Day Tour to Samaria Gorge

Full Day Tour to Samaria Gorge

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Pull on your walking shoes for a full-day Samaria Gorge hike in Crete. Traveling by air-conditioned coach, head into Crete’s White Mountains to the entrance to the spectacular gorge, one of Europe’s longest. Ogle the awe-inspiring views as you hike down into, and along, the gorge floor past streams, wild goats, deserted settlements and steep cliffs. Walk at your own pace and finish your Samaria Gorge hike at the beachside village of Aghios Roumeli. Ride a boat from here back to your coach for your return journey.
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  • 16 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.86
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$87.86

Chrissi Island Day Trip

Chrissi Island Day Trip

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Experience the golden beaches, ancient cedar forests, and aquamarine waters of Chrissi Island on this full-day tour from Heraklion. Cruise across the Mediterranean to the island, then spend the day swimming, snorkeling, or exploring at your leisure. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.68
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$71.68
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Imbros Gorge from Heraklion region

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Imbros Gorge from Heraklion region

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The gorge of Imbros is one of the deepest and narrowest gorges of Crete and the second most popular for visitors after the gorge of Samaria. It ιs located in the South East part of the White Mountains, with 7km length, and has slopes up to 300m high. There are some spectacular sections, especially several very narrow passages. It is famous due to the rare flora and the amazing landscape all over the area. The scenery is beautiful and the low difficulty makes the descent of Imbros ideal for families. This walk takes about 2 ½ hours, at the end of the gorge at the village Komitades you can take a rest and enjoy a cold drink or a coffee You will then drive down to the seaside village of Chora Sfakion where you will have free time to relax at one of the little café/taverns on the water front overlooking the sea or enjoy a dip in the cool Libyan sea. You will be returned to the same point as the morning pick up.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.96
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$68.96
$74.15
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Heraklion City Walk and Cretan Treat

Heraklion City Walk and Cretan Treat

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Combine the flexibility of independent travel with the expertise of a private guide on this 100% customizable walking tour of Heraklion. Whether your tastes run to historic gems such as the Venetian Walls and the Church of St. Mark Lion Square or food markets and souvenir shops, your guide will inform and entertain. For maximum ease, your guide will accompany you to and from your central hotel or cruise ship.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$139.44
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$139.44
Price varies by group size

Hiking Walking Gorge in Crete with Lunch nearby Chersonissos

Hiking Walking Gorge in Crete with Lunch nearby Chersonissos

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Get a sense of adventure while in Crete by exploring the Aposelemis Gorge near Heraklion with a local guide. Wander down into the gorge, which is five miles (or 8 kilometers) deep and enjoy the natural splendor of the place, viewing birds of prey and other wildlife. At the end stop into a local tavern for a hearty lunch (included in price)
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.50
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$65.50
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Secret Heraklion Walking Tour

Secret Heraklion Walking Tour

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Wandering around a city can be done either like a tourist or like a local. We offer the local version with a deeper info on the history and tradition of this city. Inside info you will not listen on other tours, walking slowly and discussing questions on monuments.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.36
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$25.36

Spinalonga- Beach of Kolokitha island- Agios Nikolaos

Spinalonga- Beach of Kolokitha island- Agios Nikolaos

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Driving along the North East coast through the gorge of St George we reach the picturesque town of Elounda. Here we board a boat and Spinalonga Cruise starts. We reach the small sandy bay of Kolokitha, where the boat will be anchored. Here you have plenty of time for swimming at the crystal clear water. We proceed to the small island of Spinalonga. Spinalonga has had a very chequered history and today, although uninhabited, still echoes with ghostly reminders of the past. The Venetians constructed a very impressive fortress with 40 cannons which has been guarding the bay since the 15th century. At the beginning of 19th century human pain and sorrow was scattered around this islet. It became a leper colony, the last active leper colony in Europe, and it remained so until 1957. We then return to Agios Nikolaos where you have time to look at the shop windows and visit the bottomless lake, where the “Lotus Eaters” the well-known film was shot.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$30.90
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$30.90
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Saturday noisy market, Heraklion and Cretaquarium

Saturday noisy market, Heraklion and Cretaquarium

This tour will give us a possibility to visit the most interesting historical monuments of Heraklion, noisy Saturday flea market with many aromatic herbs, different goods and souvenirs. We will have a lot of time for shopping there. Afterwords we are going to visit the biggest Aquarium in Greece - Cretaquarium.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$23.48
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$23.48
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 Lassithi plateau- Knossos Palace- following the Greek Mythology

Lassithi plateau- Knossos Palace- following the Greek Mythology

For the island of Crete, Knossos has the same significance as the Acropolis for Athens. The most famous and the most impressive palace of the Minoan era, the biggest and the greatest of the decision-making centers of the Minoan Crete. We are about to hear great myths, relating to the Palace of Knossos, such as the myth of the Labyrinth and the story of Daedalus and Icarus. We are going to walk on Sir Arthur Evans’ steps. We may feel a bit of the excitement and pride he felt when he discovered this exceptional symbol of the Minoan architecture, which even nowadays transfixes everybody with its grandeur. Leaving the marvelous Palace of Knossos, we continue our tour towards the center of the island. We visit the lovely Monastery of Kera Kardiotissa. It was named after a miraculous icon of Virgin Mary. Psychro is mostly known as Dictean Cave. It is considered as the place where Zeus, the father of the Olympians Gods, was born.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$44.49
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The most interesting sites of Elounda and Mirabello gulf!

The most interesting sites of Elounda and Mirabello gulf!

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We stroll through the village roads. We are listening – along with our guide’s narration- to the cries and sighs of the diseased exiles. They seem like having been curved on the rocks and the walls of the houses and admiring the exquisite beauty of the area. Our firt stop in the morning will be in Agios Nikolaos. There we can drink morning coffee, to have a shopping or to walk around making beautiful pictures. Then, we are going to a small village of Plaka, where we will take a boat to Spinalonga. Sailing to the Island we will see beautiful crystal sea waters of Elounda gulf , mountains around. We will stay approximately 1 hr on the island, walking inside the fortress and making pictures. When we will return to Plaka, we can take a lunch in some local fish taverns or to swim. There is a nice pebble beach. Afterwords we leave to Elounda for afternoon coffee, walk, or swimming. After one hour of stay in Eounda we will take way back to hotels.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$30.90
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$30.90
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Royalty Agios Nikolaos-Plaka-Spinalonga-Elounda Tour

Royalty Agios Nikolaos-Plaka-Spinalonga-Elounda Tour

Agios Nikolaos, Plaka, Spinalonga, Elounda. An amazing trip with many destinations that you should not miss!
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  • 10 hours
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$54.38
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$54.38

Royalty Elounda-Kolokytha-Spinalonga-Agios Nikolaos Tour

Royalty Elounda-Kolokytha-Spinalonga-Agios Nikolaos Tour

This excursion is a trip back in time since it carries the sensation and the feel of another era… Our excursion starts from the beautiful harbor of Elounda where we will get on board to visit the bay of and the beach of Kolokitha. Here you have time for swimming at the crystal clear waters and to relax under the scorching sun.
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  • 11 hours
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$61.79
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$61.79

Full-Day Mount Gigilos Hiking Tour from Bali Crete with Lunch

Full-Day Mount Gigilos Hiking Tour from Bali Crete with Lunch

MOUNT GIGILOS is situated on the western side of the famous SAMARIA GORGE and is dominating the landscape around the OMALOS PLATEAU with its impressive summit of 2080 meters. The path that leads up starts just at the opposite of the entrance of the SAMARIA GORGE and takes us along rugged scenery and impressive rock formations. Once we reach the peak we will be rewarded with a breathtaking view over the entire SAMARIA GORGE, the OMALOS PLATEAU and the range of the WHITE MOUNTAINS.
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  • 11 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$190.14
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$190.14
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East Crete Around the Mountains Tour 4 to 15 customers

East Crete Around the Mountains Tour 4 to 15 customers

Tour at Lassithi plateau. LASSITHI PLATEAU (The fertile soil of the plateau, due to alluvial run-off from melting snow, has attracted inhabitants since Neolithic times (6000 BC. Minoans and Dorians followed and the plateau has been continuously inhabited since then, except a period that started in 1293 and lasted for over two centuries during the Venetian occupation of Crete. ) The Lasithi Plateau (Greek: Οροπέδιο Λασιθίου, Oropedio Lasithiou), sometimes spelt Lassithi Plateau is a high endorheic plateau, located in the Lasithi regional unit in eastern Crete, Greece. Since the 1997 Kapodistrias reform, it is a municipality whose seat is Tzermiado, although the biggest village is Agios Georgios. The municipality has an area of 129.976km2.
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  • 6 hours
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$346.04
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Knossos Palace & Museum from Chania in Crete

Knossos Palace & Museum from Chania in Crete

Crete doesn’t only exhibit beauty but a long and rich history as well as an equally remarkable culture too. The ancient Minoan civilization acts as a great example. The palace of Knossos being the center of their civilization, Minoans constituted the main force of the island’s population during the Bronze Age. Their civilization as well as the palace was destroyed at the explosion of the Santorini Volcano. The excavation conducted by Arthur Evans 1900-1913 and 1922-1930 brought to light the grand palace of Knossos, along with other great findings of immense importance concerning the culture and the life of the Minoans, which are as of yet kept at the archeological museum of Heraklion. We strongly recommend that you visit the palace of Knossos and the archaeological museum of Heraklion. Our agency offers an organized trip with an official guide for a complete visit to the palace and the museum.
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  • 13 hours
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$82.40
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$82.40

Royalty Cretan Folklore Night Tour

Royalty Cretan Folklore Night Tour

Feel like a true Cretan, learn to entertain yourself as one of them. Come with us to the traditional village of Karouzana for a different night, under a majestic summer sky, a night full of music, dance and beautiful scents. Reaching the ancient village, we have the chance to take a walk through this magnificent place. Feel dizzy by the smell of the jasmine. Be surprised by the locals’ hospitality and treats and admire the traditional color of the area, which seems to have remained unspoiled by time.
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  • 6 hours
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$64.26
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$64.26

Royalty Heraklion City Tour-Market-Creta Aquarium

Royalty Heraklion City Tour-Market-Creta Aquarium

Experience real aspects of the Heraklion everyday life The present city of Heraklion was founded in 824 by the Saracens. In 1204 was bought by Venetians which build enormous fortifications, most of which are still in place. Heraklion City Sightseeing Tour, Creta Aquarium is a different excursion for those who want to experience real aspects of the island’s everyday life. Our day starts with a stroll in the famous Heraklion open-air market, where dozens of peddlers offer their merchandise in very good prices.
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  • 6 hours
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$24.72
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$24.72

WeGuide Knossos palace

WeGuide Knossos palace

Visit Knossos, the ancient capital of Minoan Crete. Explore the Palace of Knossos on a guided tour, where your guide shares history and facts about the site. According to Greek mythology, an elaborate maze of tunnels—a labyrinth—was built underneath the palace to house the Minotaur, a fearsome half-man, half-bull creature.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.27
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Samaria gorge hiking tour

Samaria gorge hiking tour

We will pick you up early in the morning. After a small stop to Xyloskalo we start hiking. You can walk with your pace, our guide will follow the last one of the group. At the end of the gorge we will have time to swim in the Lybian sea. Later we will take a boat to Sougia, where our airconditioned bus will drive you at the pick up point.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$76.62
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Samaria Gorge Walk: full day incl Lunch from area Hersonissos

Samaria Gorge Walk: full day incl Lunch from area Hersonissos

The 18 km hike starts in Xyloskalo. You will discover a wide variety of fauna and flora, much of which is unique and found exclusively on this island, and you see the Kri-Kri, the wild Cretan goat. The ever-changing view and the wonderful scent of pinewood and Cretan Herbs make this walk, which is rocky at some points, a wonderful experience and make all the effort worthwhile. The isolated, deserted village of Samaria makes the ideal place for a rest before you continue to the 'Iron Gates', the point where the canyon walls are so close that they almost touch each other. Enjoy the fantastic rock formations and take advantage of this unique chance to taste the fresh , cold spring water. The walk ends at the small fishing village of Ayia Roumeli, with plenty of tavernas for you to enjoy a tasty meal and that well-earned drink. Relax on the beach and cool off in the turquoise waters of the Libyan Sea.
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  • 12 to 18 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.61
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