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Hiking & Gorges In Crete

Photo of the day from Messonas Gorge.

It is one of the greatest hikes in Eastern Crete along with the hike to Thripti, and is highly recommended. 

During this hike, you could even visit the ancient settlement of Azorias during your hike. Azoria was originally explored by the American archaeologist, Harriet Boyd-Hawes, in 1900.

For more info please contact us: info@cretetravel.com 

The White Houses Of Crete & Pefki Gorge

If you're staying at the White Houses of Crete at Makrigialos Village then be sure to visit the Pefki Gorge.

If you enjoy putting on your walking boots and setting off for a day of fresh air and wonderful scenery then you can't do better than walk the Pefki Gorge that's here in south-east Crete.

Keen walkers visit the Pefki Gorge all year round, but if you're here early in the season then you're in for a special treat as the gorge is at its prettiest in March, April and May, when...

Samaria Gorge - Small Group Tour Activity - Crete

.... maybe our most beloved activity in Crete.

Samaria Gorge Small Group Tour is another, maybe the best, way to enjoy the longest and most impressive of Europe’s limestone gorges, a magnificent example of Crete’s many gorges, stretching from the White Mountains down to the Libyan sea.

Samaria or the Samaria Gorge is one of the main sights of Crete, the second most visited (following the Minoan palace of Knossos) and by far the most popular walk.

Every tourist who visits Crete...

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Samaria Gorge Will Be Opened On 1st Of May 2015

Great news about Samaria Gorge as it will open again for all visitors on the 1st of May 2015. 

Both entrances this one at Xiloskalo and other one at Agia Roumeli will open and tourists will have the chance to visit the most famous gorge in Europe once again.

Maintenance works will be continued in Samaria Gorge, due to damages caused by bad weather conditions during last Winter in Crete.

Learn more about Samaria Gorge.

And of course don't miss our great activity....

Good News From Our Porto Loutro At Magical Loutro Village - Sfakia

We are more than glad to receive these good news from our good partners - friends by Porto Loutro Hotel, Alison and Sofia.

Hotel Porto Loutro I will be opened this year (2015) from 01 April - 31 October 2015.

Hotel Porto Loutro II will be opened from 02 May - 31 December 2015. Yes, thii is correct open for 1,5 months longer this year (2015) for guests that will like to see and experience Loutro from a different angle.... Providing breakfast, lunch and dinner, sweets, soft drinks,...

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A Pleasant Walk At Agioi Apostoloi-Chania

Just 4 km west of Chania there is the area of Agios Apostoloi, well-known for its beautiful sandy beaches and one of the best boutique hotels in Crete Ammos Hotel

Many locals swim here all year round. Apart from the beaches, there are many possibilities for outdoor activities like mountain biking, jogging, beach volleyball and of course, walking.

An easy walk, which is suitable for families with children as well, starts and the end of the Chrissi Akti beach. A short climb will take...

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A great Hiking Route nearby Chania, Crete

Lovely Crete and her imposing mountains promise exciting experiences of hiking, climbing, hang-gliding, crossing of gorges and exploration of caves. There are opportunities of riding, mountain biking or even renting a vehicle for explorations beyond the common routes.

If you stay at one of our small selected hotels in or around Chania and you feel active to enjoy a very beautiful part of unique Crete, then hiking could be the best option.

Agia Triada - Gouverneto - Katholiko

The...