Sarakina Gorge – Southern Adventure

Sarakina gorge - Hiking / Swimming
Kroustas pine forest - Off Road
South Coast Swimming
Panoramic Views of Mirabello Gulf
Flora & fauna
8 Persons / Jeep
Pick up: 08:30 - 09:30
Drop off: 16:30 - 17:00

Sarakina Gorge – Southern Adventure

Hiking & swimming in South Crete !
Explore the wild natural beauty of South Crete on our " Sarakina Gorge '' safari tour ! Traverse the traditional village of Kritsa, enjoy Mirabello Gulf vistas, conquer off-road paths in Kroustas Pine Forest, and savor coffee in Males village. Embark on a Sarakina Gorge hiking adventure & swim in the natural pools of the gorge! After that… Relish a delightful lunch with local wine, and unwind at the pristine waters of Myrtos — a true Cretan paradise!

Book your tour

Group

Price Includes

  • Pick-up and Drop-off
  • Land Rover Defender / Toyota Land Cruiser vehicle & fuel
  • Experienced and informative drivers in your language
  • BBQ lunch with wine and water
  • Adventure & Fun

Price Excludes

  • Any Private Expenses

Recommended

  • Extra Walking shoes & socks for the hiking
  • Bottle of water
  • Sunscreen / Hat & Sunglasses
  • Swimsuit / Flip flops / Sea towels
  • Camera
  • Jacket

Note

  • Not allowed drinking/eating/smoking inside the vehicles
  • The use of the seat belt is mandatory

What to expect

  • Hiking in the Sarakina Gorge
  • Myrtos village: Swimming in the crystal clear waters
  • Kroustas Pine Forest: Impressive Off-Road Adventure
  • Kritsa: Traditional Cretan village
  • Panoramic Views of Mirabello Gulf
  • Amazing photo stops
  • Coffee stop (optional)
  • BBQ lunch in the best local tavern

Route details

Unveil the hidden treasures of South Crete with our Sarakina Gorge Safari Tour. This adventure takes you on a captivating journey through the rugged and picturesque landscapes of this unique region.
Begin your day with a stroll through the quaint streets of Kritsa, a traditional Cretan village steeped in history and culture. Immersing yourself in the authentic Cretan way of life.

Continuing, marvel at the stunning panoramic views of the Mirabello Gulf. This vantage point is a photographer’s dream, offering breathtaking vistas that are sure to leave you in awe.

Get ready for an off-road adventure through the enchanting Kroustas Pine Forest. As we traverse the rugged terrain, we will introduce you to the local flora and guide you in collecting aromatic herbs that flourish in this unique environment.

Enjoy a relaxing break in Males village, where you have the option to savor a cup of coffee at a local café. The charming atmosphere makes it a delightful stop to recharge and soak in the local vibes.

After that … The highlight of your tour awaits at Sarakina Gorge, a sublime natural spectacle that is certain to fill you with wonder and amazement. Hike through this stunning canyon, surrounded by towering rock formations and lush vegetation. The brave may even take a dip in the natural pools that dot the landscape. Our guides will capture the beauty of this place in photographs, ensuring you have lasting memories of your adventure.

Following your exploration in the cretan nature, savor a delectable Mediterranean lunch at a family’s restaurant with local wine.

Your journey continues to the coastal paradise of Myrtos, where you can dip into the crystal-clear waters of the Mediterranean Sea. Dive into a Cretan paradise!

Experience a day of exploration, relaxation, and culinary delights. Immerse yourself in the local culture, savor delectable cuisine, and forge lasting memories amid the captivating landscapes of South Crete!

Pick up areas

  • Elounda
  • Ag. Nikolaos
  • Milatos
  • Sissi
  • Malia
  • Stalis
  • Hersonissos – Koutouloufari – Piskopiano
  • Anissaras – Analipsi
  • Gouves

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