From Rethymno: Lake Kournas and Villages Full-Day Tour

4.3 / 5

20 reviews

From Rethymno: Lake Kournas and Villages Full-Day Tour

From $30.37 per person

Discover a more authentic side to Crete on a full-day bus tour of the island's traditional villages, Get back to nature in the high mountains and enjoy stunning views of Lake Kournas.

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Duration 8 hours
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  • Take amazing pictures at beautiful Imbros Gorge
  • Visit the lovely waterfalls of Argyroupolis village
  • Enjoy a traditional lunch in a typical tavern
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Benefit from pick-up at your hotel in Rethymno, and then journey by bus to the stone church in Kotsifu Gorge. Marvel at the steep cliffs and dramatic rock formations of the canyon, and then make your way to the historic plateau of Askifou. Stop to take souvenir photos of beautiful Plakias Bay, and then drive up into the mountains to visit the traditional village of Kallikrati. Swim in the deep blue waters of the Libyan sea. Stop for a coffee in the village of Argyroupolis near the Roman site of Lappa and marvel at the waterfalls. Next, go to beautiful Lake Kournas and enjoy a well-deserved traditional lunch in a typical village tavern at your own expense. Get a magnificent view of the lake and mountains before you drive back to Rethymno and get dropped off at your hotel.
  • Bus tour
  • Guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees, where applicable
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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4.3 / 5

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Had a great day, Kournas with the turtles and the beautiful village of Plakias.

August 7, 2020

Little bit rushed and i'm sure some of the itinerary was missed off altogether, however the guide was interesting and what we did visit didn't disappoint.

September 29, 2019

Had a nice day!

Missed one thing from the previous description: the waterfall. Furthermore, positive, well arranged, good guide and driver!

September 13, 2019

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