Crete is a huge island with a great history. We cannot show all excursion options here, but we can show the most important ones.
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Crete Guided Tours:
1. Kournas Lake
Visiting a traditional oil mill, the famous white chapel dedicated to St. Nicholas in Georgioupolis, Argyroupolis.
2. Lagoon Elafonissi
Snorkelling and bathing in the nature reserve Elafonissi. Including pick up from your hotel.
3.Day cruise to the Island Santorin
Explore the natural beauty of the island Santorini including sightseeing tour on Santorin in the village of Oia the UNESCO world cultural heritage.
4.+ Guided tour for western Crete "The traditional Crete" including a traditional meal. The inland of Rethymno prefecture hides many secrets. You´ll visit a Cave, Arkadi Monastery,
Mountain - Villages, an old olive oil factory, and the "Dam Fragma Potamon". Explore the traditional Cretan lifestyle and of course some historical facts of Crete. The first stop is at Melidoni Cave, a cave full of history and dates to the Neolithic Period based on tools and items found it the cave. Can be booked optionally price per person including a traditional meal in a rustic taverna 40 €, including pickup from your hotel.
5. West Crete sightseeing guided tour Chania Old Town & Falassarna Beaches guided sightseeing tour old town of Chania
and bathing-tour to Falassarna
Price per Person 35 € including pick up from your hotel.
6.Crete South-Coast-Trip Day-Tour to the Palm Groge Preveli with short hiking tour through Palm Gorge Preveli
and visiting the mountain Village Spili
price per Person 40 € including pickup from your hotel.
7. Crete guided tour to the South-Coast “legendary hippies´ trail”
The first stop is at the amphitheatrically built village of Agia Galini.
The next stop is at Matala.
Malata where you´ll have 3 hours of free time for swimming and enjoying the golden sandy beach. In Matala you can visit the Hippies caves. There are several tavernas where you can take refreshments. Matala is not only known for its beautiful beaches but also for its artificially carved caves that date all the way back to the Minoan period. These same caves were later occupied by a hippy commune in the late 60’s and 70’s. Many musicians have composed song about the beauty of Matala including Bob Dylan and Cat Stevens. On the way back to the north coast we´ll make a stopover at the mountain-village
On the wheels to explore Crete at your own pace:
West Crete Tours & Trips with your rental car
+ Visit the hidden beaches of South Crete
and Ligres Beas
South Crete make the most of the sunshine. From sloping hills to hidden coves, sandy beaches, and dunes. At the foot of the imposing mount of Siderotas, 52 km from Rethymnon-City.
+ The table land Askifou
Askfiou and the beaches Frangokastello
+ Visit the Monastery Agia Triada
The Holy Trinity (Agia Triada) Monastery is probably the most impressive monastic complex of the final period of Venetian rule on Crete, due to both its scale and architectural form. The organic-olive oil of the Monastery Agia Triada has won many awards, there is a small Monastery Shop where you can buy this delicious organic olive-oil. The olive-oil of Agia Triada meets our standards from our online-shop greekmarketsquare.com
you can purchase this organic olive oil in our online shop.
+ visit the picturesque south coast village Plakias
and make a boat-trip to the Palm canyon Preveli.
. The boat from Plakias to the mouth of the Palm canyon Preveli runs several times a day.
. On your way back don´t miss to make a stop in the mountain village Spili
+ The hidden beaches at the South of Crete from Agios Pavlos Sandhills
and to the beach Ligres Beach