See Chania from a new perspective with the Art and The City Trikke City Tour. Explore the treasures of the Cretan culture and discover the greatness of unforgotten eras aboard an electronic trikke.
What to Expect
There are many things that somebody can learn from Chania. This tour invites you to learn about the city in a special way; by learning about it's history while having eco-friendly fun on board an electronic Trikke.
With the Art and The City Trikke tour, the main theme of the tour is the history of Greek civilization, the Cretan culture and the specific way of living in the past. You will visit all the Old Town’s monuments combined with 3 museums.
First, get in touch with the Cretan way of living in the past. with a visit to Chania's Folklore Museum, where you will travel back through the centuries. Extraordinary exhibits and analytic details will teach you about the themes of the past. There you can see the traditional uniforms and suits, the simple house tools and those things that nowadays are almost gone.
Afterwards, drive to the Archelogical Museum. From the Minoan Civilization until the Venetian and Ottoman eras you will admire the statuettes, the ancient tools and weapons, inscriptions, vessels from ancient Kydonia and discover the greatness of those times.
Finally, head to the Maritime Museum of Chania. The permanent exhibition includes 2.500 items, such as relics, objects found in the bottom of the sea, paintings, maps, photographs, models of ships, nautical equipment etc. The exhibits are organized in units, in chronological order from the Copper Age until today. There is also a special exhibition of sea environment, with a rich collection of shells from different places of the world.
- An Electric Trikke vehicle
- Escort who presents you the sights and monuments
- Protective helmets
- Bottled water
- Safety instructions and brief orientation at the beginning
- Photos sent to you for free, electronically, after the tour
- Entrances fees of all the Museums
- Third party liability insurance
What's Not Included
- Food and drinks
- Hotel pick-up and drop off