From Agios Nikolaos: Sarakina Gorge and South Coast Tour
- Pickup available
- Duration: 1 day
This tour will take you high into the mountains of the Lassithi Range (or Dikti Range), offering you an abundance of stunning panoramic views. Picking you up from your accommodation at 10:00AM, you will then start your climb up through several very picturesque traditional villages, one of which you shall stop at for a short break to shop or grab coffee. You will next go off road and move on up through the Kroustas Forest to a point approximately 1,000 meters above sea level. From way up there you will be able to see both the Lybian Sea (south coast) and the Aegean Sea (north coast). You will also be able to view the stunning peaks of the snow capped Mount Spathi (2,140 meters above sea level, second highest on the island), whose north face is home of the Psychro Cave, birth place of the Greek god Zeus. The views you will encounter throughout your tour can't be beaten, and there will be...
Come to Ierapetra, the central port on the southeastern coast of Crete, and board a RIB vessel with a local experienced skipper to cruise to the island of Chrissi. Enjoy free time relaxing on the beach or swimming in the sea. Meet your skipper and take a 30-minute ride on the rib boat. Reach the shore of Chrissi and be allured by its sandy beaches, cedar forests, and crystal clear waters. Feel in paradise with 3 hours of free time to explore the island. Swim in the emerald water or snorkel around the aquatic beauty of the bay. During the cruise, enjoy some snacks, water, beer, and soft drinks on the boat.
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This tour exceeded our expectations and we thoroughly enjoyed our guide Michael. It was a perfect wayro see the Island and experience the culture a bit and learn some of the history! Highly recommended!
Very nice day of excursion. . With a very nice guide ...