Tours & activities in Crete
Exploring Lasithi and its Villages
Sample itinerary : This tour will take you from the heights of the rocky Lassithi plateau to the traditional villages tucked away off the beaten path. We start at the village of Krasi where we will visit the huge 2,400-years-old Writer’s Plane Tree, named so because it was beloved by Nikos Kazantzakis, one of the most famous Greek writers of the 20th century. In the same village we’ll get to see how the Cretans used to wash their clothes in the traditional manner. Next up is Panagia Kera, a 13th century Byzantine monastery where you can find among the gorgeous iconography a depiction of the Catholic St. Francis, who is famous in Crete. Afterwards, the tour will ascend to the unique Lassithi Plateau, a rocky and austere long treasured for the beauty of its scenery. There you can visit the Diktaion Andron, an ancient cave believed to be the mythological birthplace of Zeus. You can have lunch a traditional taverna outside Krasi, at your own expense cost.
Price from 580,00 EUR
Minoan Day Experience
Meet the Minoans, welcome to their colorful world!!! Our guests will be able to feel with all of their senses the Minoan civilisation.The Minoan Culture will be uncovered before the spectators’ eyes through the premises, the aromas, the music, the colours, the flavours and dances.. An unforgettable experience which will remain as the best memory of their holidays. The feeling that they experienced -even for a while- the world’s first civilization.
Price from 15,00 EUR
Guided Tour to Lasithi Plateau
Explore with a guided group, the monastery of Kera Kardiotissa and the Dictaean Cave followed by a visit to Psychro village meeting with a pottery in action. Enjoy the panoramic views of Lasithi Plateau from Seli Ambelou and complete your tour to the picturesque village of Krasi, admiring the ancient plane tree.
Price from 31,00 EUR
Saturday noisy market, Heraklion and Cretaquarium
This tour will give us a possibility to visit the most interesting historical monuments of Heraklion, noisy Saturday flea market with many aromatic herbs, different goods and souvenirs. We will have a lot of time for shopping there. Afterwords we are going to visit the biggest Aquarium in Greece - Cretaquarium.
Price from 21,00 EUR
Imbros Gorge from Heraklion region
The gorge of Imbros is one of the deepest and narrowest gorges of Crete and the second most popular for visitors after the gorge of Samaria. It ιs located in the South East part of the White Mountains, with 7km length, and has slopes up to 300m high. There are some spectacular sections, especially several very narrow passages. It is famous due to the rare flora and the amazing landscape all over the area. The scenery is beautiful and the low difficulty makes the descent of Imbros ideal for families. This walk takes about 2 ½ hours, at the end of the gorge at the village Komitades you can take a rest and enjoy a cold drink or a coffee You will then drive down to the seaside village of Chora Sfakion where you will have free time to relax at one of the little café/taverns on the water front overlooking the sea or enjoy a dip in the cool Libyan sea. You will be returned to the same point as the morning pick up.
Price from 47,00 EUR
Private tour West Crete: Rethymno region from North to South
In one day you have a chance to explore Rethymno region highlights from North to South! During this tour you will visit beautiful Cretan village Spili, then enjoy a route along Kourtalioti gorge by car, where we recommend to stop for an easy walk and visit St.Nicholas Church. Then, you will reach the South coast and admire beautiful view of Preveli beach. You can visit the Preveli monastery and go down by stairs up to the beach to swim and walk in the virgin Palm Forest. Finally, you will explore the picturesque Rethymno town and have a lunch in the old town.Our professional guides will give you all the information about the route and advise you about the best activities, restaurants and must-see spots. It is a private tour, so it is up to you, how much time to spend at each destination, the program is flexible. Tell us about your preferences and we will adopt the program for your needs. We give you options, you choose! Book now and discover Rethymno region with Status MLB!
Price from 470,00 EUR
Samaria gorge long way
We will pick you up from your hotel early in the morning. After a small stop to Xyloskalo we start hiking. You can walk with your pace our guide will follow the last of the group. At the end of the gorge we will have time to swim in th Lybian sea. Later we will take a boat to Sougia, where our bus will drive you at the hotel.
Price from 73,00 EUR
Royalty Agios Nikolaos-Plaka-Spinalonga-Elounda Tour
Reach the cosmopolitan city of Agios Nikolaos on the Gulf of Mirabello, passing the north-east coast and St. George’s Gorge. Agios Nikolaos is famous for its picturesque bottomless lake, explored by the ocean researcher Jaques Cousteau and the subject of numerous legends. Discover the pretty city on your own, stroll through the shops, or relax in one of the cafes and watch the world go by.
Price from 33,00 EUR
Full-Day Elafonissi Beach Chauffeur-Driven Private Tour from Lassithi
Enjoy the Elafonisi private escorted tour experience, conducted in the form of a full-day chauffeur driven service with ultimate convenience, comfort and style. Your personalized day trip includes a local tour guide with a private vehicle at your disposal, together with personal hotel pick-up and drop-off. The main element is the Elafonisi beach and sun holidays, but your private guide will enrich your experience further with tailor-made sightseeing itineraries and other customizable ideas inspired by YOU!
Price from 550,00 EUR
ELOUNDA - SPINALONGA - AGIOS NIKOLAOS
The idea of the private tour is that we can do everything at your own pace...We have a suggestion for you to spend very nice and to see interesting things in CreteMy name is Antonis and will try always to make all the visitors coming to Crete to be happy.That distinguishes us the locals here on the island is the hospitality and the effort to transmit our culture and traditions to our visitorsThe idea of the private tour is that we can do everything at your own pace...We have a suggestion for you to spend very nice and to see interesting things in Crete this excursion will take you to the east of Crete will show you wonderful places wonderful monuments crystal clear seas and an unforgettable experience of true Crete
Price from 380,00 EUR
CRETAquarium, Dinosauria Park from Chania Coach Tour 15per,Wheechair Accessible
We are a company with a privately-owned mini bus. We are authorized by the GREEK TOURISTIC ORGANISATION to be able to legally offer daily transfers as well as organized excursions. We love our work and this shows in the service we provide and in our fully equipped bus which has a refrigerator, TV monitor, individual lighting, air conditioning, Wi-FI internet, multimedia sound system, and Bluetooth.We love to help our visitors discover the nature, history and traditions of Crete, and will be delighted to share with you the beauties, the history, and the flavors and aromas of our land. The benefits on our bus, are for us, our philosophy of politeness and service.It would give us great joy to escort you on our excursions; we have excursions for all visitors, and accommodate wheelchair and mobility scooter users, their friends and family. We accommodate 2 wheelchairs or 1 mobility scooter users; inform us at time of booking .
Price from 480,00 EUR
Explore East Crete - Go Where ONLY Locals Go (Nature Lovers) from Chania
Eastern Crete has many paths of the beaten track for a modern traveller who wishes to explore and connect with authentic Cretan experiences. This full-day private themed tour with a local guide to East and South-east Crete is designed with comfortable chronological order and bespoke itineraries, which are inaccessible by the mass tourism crowds. Small traditional villages, exquisite archaeological spots, easily accessible wild gorges with unspoilt natural beauty and breezy waterfalls, dramatic landscapes, ancient Byzantine monasteries and traditional lunch by the sea are just some of the highlights of this day trip!
Price from 650,00 EUR
Royalty Spinalonga-Elounda with BBQ-Agios Nikolaos Tour
Spinalonga, Elounda Excursion, Agios Nikolaos is a trip not only to other places, but also a trip back in time, since it carries the sensation and the feel of another era.The route along the northern coast of the island takes us to the small fishing village of Elounda
Price from 49,00 EUR
Heraklion Private Cretan Cooking Class at a Traditional Village
Discover the wealth of the Cretan land with a hands-on private cooking class in the beautiful Heraklion countryside! Learn how to prepare the most distinctive Cretan dishes and let expert Cretan cooks introduce you to the traditional art of cooking. For real gastronomy adventurers only!
Price from 80,00 EUR
Dinosaur Park-Aquarium from Chania
The opportunity for a unique journey into the world of dinosaurs. A magical experience awaits.The Dinosauria welcomes you to a world with dozens of dinosaurs that gives the opportunity for children and adults to learn about the fascinating history of dinosaurs in the years passing by the giant Tyrannosaurus Rex!After this wonderful visit, we will go to the real beings who live in the sea to Cretaquarium.As one of the biggest aquarium in Europe, Cretaquarium offers visitors a unique opportunity to explore the magical world of the Mediterranean Sea.Sharks, tiny seahorses and spectacular jellyfish, the variety of marine life have been featured in underwater landscapes, like rocks in Matala (south Crete) and the bottom of Vai (South Crete). A full tour seeing all the exhibits and species will take about 2 hours.
Price from 400,00 EUR
Sightseeing tour services with car and driver to Knossos Palace of Crete
The centre of Minoan civilization and capital of Minoan Crete lay 5km south of Heraklion The Minoan palace is the main site of interest at Knossos, an important city in antiquity, which was inhabited continuously from the Neolithic period until the 5th c. AD. The palace was built on the Kephala hill and had easy access to the sea and the Cretan interior. According to tradition, it was the seat of the wise king Minos. The Palace of Knossos is connected with thrilling legends, such as the myth of the Labyrinth, with the Minotaur, and the story of Daidalos and Ikaros.Knossos flourished for approximately two thousand years. It had large palace buildings, extensive workshop installations and luxurious rock-cut cave and tholos tombs. As a major centre of trade and the economy, Knossos maintained ties with the majority of cities in the Eastern Mediterranean.
Price from 400,00 EUR
Sightseeing tour services with car and driver
Our chauffeur Services is an ideal choice for excursions and private tours, as well as transfers from Ports and airports around Crete.We are pleased to provide a comfortable and reliable service to visitors with a disability and we can offer accessible vehicle fully equipped with the necessary facilities.Enjoy the expertise, comfort, safety and the highest level of professionalism ofour services while exploring the best that Chania/Crete has to offer in a swift andrelaxing way.
Price from 390,00 EUR
Thematic park Labyrinth and Cretaquarium - Family Tour
In the huge list of various places for families with children, the Thematic park "Labyrinth " plays a special role.We offer a “trip to the past” for the whole family. Take a walk among the green hills around the territory of an entertainment center spread out on a plot of 1,300sq.m with a lot of interactive activities:• Labyrinth.• Crete Maze.• Mini golf.• Horse riding.• Miniature farm.• Miniature village.• Miniature circuit Quads or jeeps!• " Escape Atlantis" electronic "on-line" game.• Archery Experience.• Pottery workshop: do-it-yourself product on a potter's wheel.• Ecological garden: aromatic herbs of Crete, a vegetable garden with seasonal vegetables and 40 fruit trees, with name tags in different languages.• Laser Maze - Trojan horse: an interactive attraction using lasers, fog effects and a unique design!Afterwards, visit the Cretaquarium, a place where people of all ages enjoy watching the Mediterranean sea life!
Price from 230,00 EUR
Gastronomy tour in the Old Heraklion
Crete’s rich gastronomic palette is greatly influenced by the history. Due to its location in the heart of the Mediterranean it is at the crossroads of rich and versatile cultures. Balanced local cuisine combines seasonal ingredients that reflect the diversity of the fertile land of Europe’s southernmost point. During this tour you will visit:GREEK COFFEE: In one of the oldest shops on Heraklion’s bazaar street, you will learn about the tradition of roasting, grinding, brewing and serving Greek coffee.TRADITIONAL BAKERY: Meet the unique features of Cretan baking and try some traditional products.CHEESE SHOP: Tasting of traditional cheese varieties.HEALING HERBS: We will tell you about the unique spices and medicinal herbs of Crete.WINE SHOP LIRARAKIS: A great opportunity to get acquainted with the producers of branded wine, learn the basics of wine-making and taste 5 different wines.TAVERN: Enjoy traditional Greek cuisine in one of the traditional taverns.
Price from 120,00 EUR
Spinalonga- Beach of Kolokitha island with BBQ- Agios Nikolaos
Driving along the North East coast through the gorge of St George we reach the picturesque town of Elounda.Here we board a boat and Spinalonga Cruise starts. We reach the small sandy bay of Kolokitha, where the boat will be anchored. Here you have plenty of time for swimming at the crystal clear water, and a BBQ (optional) will be served on board. We proceed to the small island of Spinalonga.Spinalonga has had a very chequered history and today, although uninhabited, still echoes with ghostly reminders of the past.The Venetians constructed a very impressive fortress with 40 cannons which has been guarding the bay since the 15th century.At the beginning of 19th century human pain and sorrow was scattered around this islet. It became a leper colony, the last active leper colony in Europe, and it remained so until 1957.We then return to Agios Nikolaos where you have time to look at the shop windows and visit the bottomless lake, where the “Lotus Eaters” the well-known film was shot.
Price from 26,00 EUR
Relax in Nature - Chrissi Island day Cruise
Follow the lead of this excursion on the way to Ierapetra by bus, accompanied by the morning sun. Soon after embarking in the boat, enjoy a sailing trip in the Libyan sea on your way to Chrissi island where you will taste the natural beauty of a unique and protected by “Natura 2000” golden beach.
Price from 45,00 EUR
Full-Day Balos Lagoon Chauffeured Jeep Private Tour from Lassithi
Numerous of majestic beaches in Greece are located in difficult-to-access regions, and Balos lagoon (listed in the top 25 beaches of the world) - with its white soft sands, exotic azure waters, and the isolated rugged breathtaking landscape - is no exception. Thus it takes time and energy to get there. For this reason, we conduct Balos experience on a full-day chauffeur jeep tour basis, with a personal guide, to meet your needs and expectations for ultimate convenience, comfort, and style. But most importantly is that you do not have to stick with the schedule of ferries in Kissamos port.
Price from 590,00 EUR
VIP Evening Knossos Palace & Heraklion Museum Chauffeured Private Tour
Experience the world-famous archaeological site the palace of Knossos and Heraklion Museum with absolute privacy and comfort. Enjoy personal hotel, villa or cruise pick up and drop off by your personal chauffeur-driver, with premium comfort vehicle at disposal. During the tour, your private guide will escort you by providing skip-the-line access, key pieces of information and extra personalized attention. Not to mention that you will have the opportunity to visit the modern city centre of Heraklion for a guided walk and local product tastings!
Price from 550,00 EUR
Chauffeured West Crete & Evening Venetian Rethymno Guided Walk
This full-day private themed tour is designed for a modern traveller who wishes to explore the hidden gems of Western and South-Western Crete by following itineraries of the beaten track in a comfortable chronological order and absolute privacy. Accompanied by a professional local guide, you will explore beautiful wild gorges with breezy fresh-water springs, quaint Cretan villages, breath-taking spots with panoramic views of the Libyan Sea, and ancient Byzantine monasteries. Furthermore, you will enjoy your lunch in a cozy place surrounded by mountainous waterfalls, the smell of tasty grilled lamb on the spit (antikristo) and friendly locals. The day will end with an evening guided walking tour in the Venetian town of Rethymno.
Price from 450,00 EUR
Tailor-Made Crete Jeep Tour with Chauffeured Itineraries
Discover Western or Eastern Crete Island hidden-gems on a chauffeur-driven jeep tour basis, with absolute comfort and style, accompanied by a private local guide. More than just an off-road classic safari excursion, this full-day private guided tour is designed for a group of 3 persons per vehicle to help you explore the Crete island within exclusive sightseeing tours, authentic Cretan experiences and stunning melting sunsets!
Price from 550,00 EUR