“Winter tour in Crete” is designed for clients that wish to avoid the crowded summer months and spend their holidays more relaxed. Winter in Crete is amazing and it is the time where the earth reveals its other side of beauty away from the big number of tourists.
Winter tour in Crete program
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Hotel in Heraklion – Dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Excursion to Knossos + HeraklionKnossos is the most famous of all the Minoan palaces. After visiting the palace, a tour of the Heraklion Archaeological Museum follows. Overnight in Heraklion.
Day 3: Excursion to Archanes – Peza – Kasteli – Thrapsano
This tour gives the opportunity for visitors to visit the true Crete – pure and Simple, the Cretan people’s way of life and customs. Visit Peza, a Cretan wine Factory. Overnight in Heraklion.
Day 4: Kritsa – Elounda – Ag. Nikolaos
Visit of the beautiful traditional village of Kritsa, where they can step back in time.Visit the quaint village of Elounda and enjoy the spectacular scenery of the east coast. Travel to Aghios Nikolaos, one of Crete’s liveliest resorts Overnight in Heraklion.
Day 5: Phaestos – Vori – Kaliviani – Spili – Rethymnon.
On this tour to the beautiful south of Crete, we show visitors the famous historical site – Phaestos. Visit of the village of Vori and the monastery of Kaliviani.. We continue through the village of Spili to Rethymnon. Overnight in Rethymnon.
Day 6: Rethymnon city and Chania
See the best of the West: Rethymnon, the town where west mingles with the old eastern history, then travel along the coast, passing fantastic scenery to Chania, the former capital of Crete. Overnight in Rethymnon.
Day 7: Arkadi – Margarites – Anogia
Small villages which show visitors the way of life and customs of the Cretan people. Overnight in Rethymnon.
Day 8: Departure transfer to Heraklion airport.
Winter tour in Crete prices from 397.00 per person on half board basis.