Southern Escapes

from 72€/ person​

Brand New, fully AC 4X4 Dacia Duster 2024
Shared or Private & Exclusive Jeep per booking
South Sea swimming / Tsoutsouros beach
Portela Gorge OFF-ROAD / Panoramic views
Seaside Driving along the Libyan Sea
BBQ lunch by the sea
Pick Up: 8:00 – 9:00
Drop Off: 16:00-17:00 (depends on the area)
Free Cancellation and Full Refund
Terms & Conditions apply

Southern Escapes

Self-Drive Jeep Safari in convoy
Rev Up, Get Set, Go 4x4: Your Adventurous Journey Begins! Discover the magic of South Crete on our self-drive shared or private Jeep Safari in Convoy. Drive our brand New, fully AC 4X4 Dacia Duster 2024! Feel the Off-road, Swim in the South, visit the local pottery workshop, create your ceramics and feel the authentic vibes of Crete! We start by exploring off the beaten paths through olive groves, traditional villages, scenic landscapes, and more! Then let's uncover the art of pottery from ancient traditions to modern processes in the local workshop. We continue our adventure with an impressive off-road descent through the Gorge of Portela that is offering a breathtaking photo stop. Enjoy seaside driving along the Libyan Sea, Swim in the crystal-clear waters of Tsoutsouros beach and have your lunch by the sea. We end our day with panoramic views, letting the essence of Southern Crete captivate us! Take the wheel and let's explore the South!

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Price Includes

  • Brand New & fully AC 4X4 Dacia Duster 2024 
  • Shared or Private & Exclusive Jeep per booking 
  • Fully AC vehicles & Fuel 
  • BBQ lunch with water
  • Pottery classes
  • Tour leader / Guide
  • Instructions for Beginners
  • Pick-up and Drop-off
  • Adventure & Fun

Price Excludes

  • Any Private Expenses


  • Car driver’s license + ID in physical form required
  • Comfortable closed shoes for the driver required
  • Swimsuit / Sunscreen / Sea towels
  • Hat & Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Jacket


  • Car driver’s license + ID in physical form required
  • Driver’s license has to be over 2 years old
  • Provisional driving licenses are not accepted
  • Driver has to be 23-65 years old
  • In the option Private, every booking ensures a private Jeep exclusively, total 5 pax. per Jeep
  • Comfortable closed shoes for the driver required
  • Not allowed drinking/eating/smoking inside the vehicles

What to expect

  • Comfortable self driving adventure in convoy with Brand New & fully AC 4X4 Dacia Duster 2024 
  • Ceramic lessons in a local workshop
  • OFF ROAD through Portela Gorge 
  • Panoramic views of the Libyan Sea
  • Seaside Driving along the Libyan Sea
  • Tsoutsouros Beach / South Coast Swimming / Free Time 
  • BBQ lunch by the sea 
  • Cretan villages / Coffee (optional)

Cancellation policy

  • Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours prior to the tour’s start time in the local timezone.
  • Free change of your reservation for free up to 24 hours prior to the tour’s start time in the local timezone, subject to availability.

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Route details

Explore South Crete with our self-drive Jeep safari in Convoy.

Experience the excitement of a one-of-a-kind tour in Crete. Drive our brand-new, fully AC 4X4 Dacia Duster 2024 vehicles, ensuring a comfortable and adventurous self-driving safari with a route jam-packed with surprises!

Just before we start for this unforgettable self-drive Jeep Safari tour , our Experts will teach you everything about the vehicles, including lessons for beginners so that everyone is ready to discover Crete safely, with lots of fun and excitement!

We start by exploring the traditional villages, driving along scenic bumpy roads, olive groves, and local gardens and vineyards.

We head to the local pottery workshop, where the local experts will introduce you to the special world of ceramics. You will have the opportunity to create your but also to learn all the secrets of this art. Learn the techniques from both yesterday and today.  

Experience an off-road drive through the spectacular Portela Gorge, enjoying breathtaking panoramic views along the way. There’s also an opportunity for an impressive photo stop!

Continuing our adventure, we drive along the impressive coastal route. Savor the exotic beauty of the South side of the island of Crete!

Upon arriving in the village of Tsoutsouros, take a dip in the crystal-clear waters of the Libyan Sea. Enjoy free time for swimming and soaking up the sun.

Enjoy a delicious BBQ lunch in the charming seaside village of Tsoutsouros by the sea before returning from this unforgettable experience. 

On the way back, we ascend to enjoy a panoramic view of the South Cretan Sea that will surely amaze you!

We continue to the village of Kasteli for an optional coffee stop or just relax.

That is a route that will remain etched in your memory forever!


Pick up areas

Optional Pick-up and Drop-Off  from the wider areas of:

  • Sissi
  • Malia
  • Stalis
  • Hersonissos – Koutouloufari – Piskopiano
  • Anissaras – Analipsi
  • Gouves – Kokkini Hani
  • Heraklion
  • Amoudara

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