Mountains & Sea
Through this route you will have the opportunity to enjoy the impressive mountains in combination with the charming beaches of Southern Crete.
Starting from your hotel we head to the rivers an Authentic Cretan village, surrounded by verdant hills, with olive groves and plane trees. There we will make our first stop First stop is in a small traditional cheese factory in the village of Smari, where we will have the opportunity to try traditional Cretan cheese. Smari is a picturesque village, which you will have free time to explore.
Then we will make a stop in the village of Skinias, where you can enjoy your coffee relaxing in one of the traditional cafes.
Then we’ll head to the local gorge. Skinofarago is an extremely pristine landscape that will be carved deep in your memory, as the river passes through cliffs and spectacular rocks, rich in flora and fauna.
Arriving at Kastri beach, you have 2 hours to enjoy the blue waters of southern Crete. This quiet and welcoming place will enchant you and the photos you take will be impressive. The taverns of the settlement are a stone’s throw from the beach and there you can have your meal before we return to the hotel.
Full of unique memories and images we take the way back having visited a total of 11 villages of Crete.
What to Expect
We will travel back in time, experiencing the genuine hospitality of the locals, who will give you a taste of their everyday life, far away from our modern world.