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Walking Holiday In Crete

On this holiday we explore the coastal and mountain terrain of Crete. We discover isolated beaches, secluded coves and impressive canyons. We walk in the White Mountains, hike through the Samaria and Zaros Gorges and experience rural Cretan hospitality and the beauty that this wonderful island has to offer.

Tour Highlights

  • Omalos Plateau - Beautiful walks in the White Mountains.
  • Samaria Gorge - Hike through Europe's longest gorge.
  • Ayia Roumeli - Scenic ferry journey along the coast.
  • Loutro - Traffic free traditional coastal village.
  • Preveli - Cliff-top monastery.
  • Zaros - Beautiful gorge walk in the Idi Mountains.


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour Khania

  • 2
    Walking tour of Khania; drive to Omalos Plateau

  • 3
    Optional walks in the White Mountains

  • 4
    Hike Samaria Gorge; ferry to Loutro

  • 5
    Exploring Loutro

  • 6
    Morning relaxing; ferry to Khora Sfakion; drive to Zaros

  • 7
    Hiking Zaros Gorge

  • 8
    Drive to Heraklion airport where tour ends

Trip notes

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Walking in Crete
CR_2018_Distance Chart
Included meals 7 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Bus, Taxi, Ferry
5 nights Standard Hotel
2 nights Standard Pension
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Boat Crew
Maximum Altitude on Trek (m)
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16