Tours & activities in Crete
Balos Aquitic Desert Escape - Jeep/SUV Chauffeur-Driven Private Tour
A plethora of majestic beaches in Greece can be found in difficult-to-access paradises. 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 not an exception! Enjoy this full-day chauffeur-driven jeep tour, with a private local insider guide, ultimate comfort, and privacy. The exclusive conduction of this day-trip is that you will reach Balos from its hill-side, which means you do not have to stick with the schedule of ferries and tourist masses from Kissamos port.
Price from 564,11 EUR
Knossos - Lassithi
Moving on inland to the Lassithi Plateau, you can admire the remaining famous windmills, the ditches, the Venetian drainage system of the plateau and the small traditional villages that still keep the scent of another era. The most famous is the village of Psychro, where you can admire the primeval traditional art of pottery-making by the remaining craftsmen and you'll visit a significant place of religious worship, the Dictean Cave, which is considered to be the place where Zeus, the father of Gods, was born. The next stop is Tzermiado, a village that stands out for its natural beauty, its breathtaking view and its traditional architecture. Next stop, the Monastery of Kera Kardiotissa, which was named after a miraculous icon of Virgin Mary. Last stop, the Palace of Knossos. You are going to walk on Sir Arthur Evans’ steps, listening to the myth of the Labyrinth, while this Minoan masterpiece will amaze with its grandeur.
Price from 54,00 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 52,98 EUR
Private 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 180,00 EUR
Private Tour Crete, visit the Minoan Palace of Malia, Elounda, Spinaloga Island
Visit the Archaeological site of Malia, dating from the Middle Bronze Age which is the third-largest Minoan palace in Crete, built close to the beach. The majestic size, complex plan and multiple details of the palace make it a fascinating place to visit.The life there was much the same as in the other palaces, rich and prosperous. We will visit Agios Nikolaos, a small town with a picturesque harbor where you find one of the two sweet water lakes of Crete. e will then visit the oldest and most picturesque villages in Crete, called "Kritsa" built amphitheatrically on a rock hill, named Kastellos, surrounded by olive groves, at an altitude of 375 m & "Panagia Kera" to see the most important wall painting decorations in Greeceto!! Our next visit will be at "ELOUNDA" a small fishing town on the northern coast of the island of Crete. Last visit will be the island of "Spinaloga Island" was a Venetian fortress bulit in 1579 and was used as a Leper Colony!
Price from 255,00 EUR
Flower Power - Lotus Land
Cherries, Churches and the Valley of Amari. A hidden paradise between the mountain Kedros and Psilorites. Explore the beautiful landscape at the springtime. For only a few months the year, the valley open it’s beauty. The first stop is at the ceramic pottery village Margerithes. After you'll visit the hidden valley and see a carpet of flowers, particularly orchids and irises including Orphys mammosa (Breasted orphrys), Orchis pauciflora (Sparsley-flowering orchid), Orchis italica, Orphys tenthredinifera, Iris cretensis, Hermodactylus tuberosus and Romulea bulbocodium. The great profusion of flowers is due to the limestone on which the plateau is situated. One of the highlights of this plateau is the extremely rare Tulipa doerfleri, and it occurs in in such great numbers that the fields are coloured red! Later filled up with the beauty of the flowers you'll have lunch in a traditional taverna After a good meal you'll visit Spili, the heart of Crete bevor heading back.
Price from 87,18 EUR
Traveling by electric bike - LA CRETE
STRONG POINTSA confidential itinerary to discover wild Crete (70% on the piste).Exceptional landscapes.Unmissable archaeological sites!Villages and beaches where it is good to relax!You ride free and light, we take care of everything!
Price from 1502,57 EUR
Royalty Chrissi Island Tour
An island adventure to the hottest point of EuropeBecome a Robinson for one day on the desert island of “Chrissi” or “Golden Island”Are you ready for adventure? Do you want to feel for a while like a modern castaway, stranded on a desert island? Then come along to the island of Chrissi.
Price from 64,62 EUR
Transfer Airport to LIGARIA area up to 7 customers
Transfer from Herakleion airport to your hotel in LIGARIA area
Price from 84,49 EUR
Transfer Airport to CHANIA CITY or PORT area up to 7 customers
Transfer from Herakleion airport to your hotel in CHANIA CITY OR PORT area
Price from 345,10 EUR
Knossos Palace & Archaeological Museum with a Spanish Guide
Visit the Palace of Knossos and explore the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion on a private tour. Learn about Europe's oldest city civilization with a licensed, Spanish-speaking guide. Get transferred either from Chania or Heraklion or their cruise ports.
Price from 525,00 EUR
Chania: Old City Discovery Guided Segway Tour
Embark on a Segway adventure through Chania’s Old City and discover some of the most unexplored districts. With a local guide, visit iconic monuments, glide along narrow alleyways, soak up stunning views of the harbor, and learn about the area’s history.
Price from 39,00 EUR
Edible Wild Plants: Harvest & Cooking
How many greens and herbs do you cook with regularly? How many greens and herbs do you know about? Crete is fully covered with them!
Price from 312,00 EUR
Tour available in: English languages_gr
Horseback riding trip near Heraklion including picnic and lunch
Go for a ride or enjoy a carriage ride in the Finikia mountains. Explore the sleeping mountain and look forward to a picnic.
Price from 65,00 EUR
Tour available in: English German French
Southern Crete: Be "hippie" for a day
South Crete - A wonderful combination of history, nature, hiking, swimming and a romantic sunset on the famous beach of Matala
Price from 36,00 EUR
Tour available in: English German French
Skip the Line: Heraklion Archaeological Museum Entrance Ticket
You will have the opportunity to feel the experience of one of the greatest museums in Greece and the best museum in the world for Minoan world. The museum's exhibition contains more than 15,000 artifacts that refer to a period of 5,000 years, from neolithic times to Graeco Roman world.The exhibits, collected from all parts of Crete, are mainly prehistoric and shape a very important record of the artistic, economic & everyday life of the island during the ancient period.
Price from 9,50 EUR
Land Rover Safari Katharo Route
This safari offers you the opportunity to discover and experience Central Crete with its two plateaus, its mythology and its rich history.
Price from 82,00 EUR
Tour available in: English German
Private Arrival Transfer: Heraklion Airport or Port to Crete Hotels
Begin your Crete vacation with ease by pre-booking this private transfer from Heraklion Airport or Heraklion Port to your Crete hotel. Your friendly and professional driver will greet you upon your arrival and drive you directly to your hotel in the comfort of a private, air-conditioned vehicle. It’s that easy!
Price from 26,82 EUR
Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour Iraklio to the highlights - 1 day
City tour Iraklio: Discover the highlights and interesting corners of Iraklio on a city tour in a comfortable sightseeing bus
Price from 8,00 EUR
Tour available in: English German Spanish French Italian Russian Swedish languages_gr
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 49,24 EUR
WeGuide Knossos palace
At WeGuide Knossos palace we make an affordable skip-the-Line walking tour for everyone by offering you the option of purchasing a single seat on a shared tour! Visit the Mythical Palace of Knossos of King Minos and Labyrinth home to the Minotaur. Book online your full tour package (Live tour Guide + Ticket + Transfer) for Knossos palace. Join our small group (up to 12 pax) Walking tour at Knossos palace with a Licensed Tourist Guide. Get the chance to pre-Buy on-line your entrance ticket and Skip-The-Line, entry. We provide also transfer to the palace of Knossos for easy access (If option selected). Choose the best tour starting time for you to visit the Knossos palace. Use the same ticket to enter the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion later (Valid for three days). During warm days, please wear walking shoes and bring sunscreen, a hat and water (NOTE: During high season (June-September) best time to visit - less crowd, less heat - after 5:00 pm )
Price from 60,52 EUR
Trip to Agios Nikolaos, Elounda, Plaka and Spinalonga
Conquer the east of Crete and visit Agios Nicolaos, the beautiful lagoon of Elounda and take a fishing boat to the island of Spinalonga
Price from 13,00 EUR
Tour available in: English German Russian
Cretan evening with music and dance in Karouzanos
Spend an evening with the locals during your holiday in Crete - with traditional dances, music and food.
Price from 50,00 EUR
Tour available in: English German French
Private Wine, Olive Oil, and Terroir Tour of Heraklion area with Tastings
T Partake in a sensational visit of a family estate and a traditional olive mill in Archanes. The owners will lead you to their production area and introduce you to extra virgin olive oil, from harvest to different ways to produce this traditional olive oil. This will be followed by olive oil sample tasting You will also have a chance to taste other local products. Then you will have a guide tour in a new and dynamic boutique winery. Visit the facilities, from production area to bottling area, cellars. This will be followed by a wine tasting with a sample of 5 wines representing some of the most interesting local grapes varietals. Discover traditional Cretan cooking with a mezze bar visit for a real Cretan lunch. Prepare for several plates of cold and warm mezzes to be brought to your table to share. This is a fantastic experience in a cozy, friendly atmosphere. Continue your wine tasting here with 5 of the best wines of the island perfectly paired with your food.
Price from 150,00 EUR
Private excursion Crete with driver and guide
You do not feel like large groups or do not always want to stand in line? Then this Crete tour is exactly the right thing for you.
Price from 490,00 EUR
Tour available in: English German French