Private tour

From Elounda: Crete Christian Landmarks Private Tour

Private tour

From Elounda: Crete Christian Landmarks Private Tour

From US$ 715.72 per group up to 3

Travel through Crete's historic monasteries and religious landmarks on a private trip from Agios Nikolaos & Elounda. Admire the vast Messara Plain, gaze at Phaistos Palace, and unwind at Matala Beach.

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Duration 8 hours
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Pickup included
Pickup is available from the Agios Nikolaos and Elounda regions. You will be picked up directly from your accommodation.
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  • Walk in the footsteps of Apostle Paul through the vast fields of Crete
  • Travel to the Christian monuments of the island and learn about their history
  • Visit the village of Agios Myron and the monasteries of Paliani and Odigitria
  • Marvel at the vast and fertile Messara Plain as you gaze at Phaistos Palace
  • Unwind after a long day of sightseeing at a Matala Beach waterfront taverna
Full description

Discover the remnants of centuries-old Christian monuments in central Crete. Take a private day trip from Agios Nikolaos or Elounda to dive into the rich religious history of the island. Follow the path walked by Apostle Paul thousands of years ago and admire imposing monasteries.

Get picked up from your Agios Nikolaos/Elounda hotel or villa and take a journey to central Crete from north to south. Explore the land where Apostle Paul found fertile soils with lavish vineyards and olive groves stretching toward the horizon. Allow your guide to take you on a journey through history.

Explore the village of Agios Myron and its holy cave, as well as the Pailani and Odigitria Monasteries. Meander through the Minoan wonders of the vast Messara Plain to take in magnificent views of Phaistos Palace. Finally, visit the village of Matala to unwind at the typical fish tavernas on the waterfront.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation during the activity
  • Seltzer, fruit, and snacks on board
  • WiFi, USB sockets, and hygiene amenities on board
  • Specialized Tour guide
  • Restaurant and bar recommendations
  • Attraction admission fees
  • Lunch and drinks
  • Winetasting (if requested)

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