If you think of Crete as nothing but an island of cosmopolitan beaches and towns, then this twelve-day trekking trip will totally change your mind about this incredibly variable piece of mountainous land floating on the Mediterranean Sea! You'll be drawn into the unexplored and unspoiled nature of the most impressive Cretan mountains: White and Lassithi. Get ready for staggering paths, gorges, coastal trails, swimming in the sea or relaxing on pristine beaches, visiting traditional villages, tasting local delicacies, exploring ancient cultures, and meeting the locals. Best of all? You'll be led on certain excursions by an expert local guide who knows the land better than anyone.
Day 1: Aradena And The World Of Shepherds Day 2: The Surroundings Of Loutro Day 3: Minos: The Mythical World Of Minoan Civilisation Day 4: Departure Day 5: From Beaches To Ancient Mountains Day 6: The Cave Of Zeus! Day 7: Neraidogoula: The Legendary Cave In The Lassithi Mountains Day 8: Sarakina: The Gorge Of The Giant… Day 9: Crossing The High Mountains Day 10: Welcome To Crete! Day 11: Faragas: The Gorge Of Samaria Day 12: From The East To The West
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