Explore the unspoiled East Crete in 2 days with authentic experiences and local food & wine!
Experience all "must-see" Cretan landmarks - Knossos Palace, Cave of Zeus and a journey to the mountainous East Crete. Enjoy a persona pick up and drop off with a premium vehicle at full-day disposal and privacy like a true VIP. You will be provided with skip-the-line accesses in archaeological areas, key pieces of information, extra-personalized attention and engagement with the Cretan local lifestyle. You will also visit local eateries to try authentic delicacies and get the best recommendations for a traditional Cretan lunch!
Go beyond the usual and you will be left amazed by the idyllic ambiances at gorgeous East Crete off-the-beaten-track. Soak up the beauty and the local lifestyle which is basked in chic luxury amid beautiful nature sights without the hype and mass of tourists. You will be engaged with traditional villages, exquisite archaeological spots, easily accessible wild gorges with unspoiled natural beauty, breezy waterfalls, and ancient monasteries.
- Private guided tour to Knossos Palace
- Authentic journey to mountainous East Crete & engagement with local lifestyle & hospitality
- Coffee stop under an ancient plane tree in a picturesque traditional village
- Explore Cave of Zeus (Dikteon Andron)
- Visit an ancient Byzantine Monastery
- Visit an authentic Cretan ceramic workshop
- Lunch in most authentic Cretan taverns or gourmet restaurants in the mountains
- South-Eastern Crete's nature exploration with a local insider guide
- Visit a mountainous village to engage with ancient Cretan custom crafting & local traditions
- Coffee in a traditional small village
- Visit a Byzantine Monastery
- Explore an ancient forested region of East Crete
- Stop at a spot where Libyan & Cretan Sea can be depicted at the same time
- Breakfast in a place with refreshing mountainous springs - Hiking (easy mode) & bathing in a wild gorge
- Swimming on a beach of the Libyan sea
- Recommendations for an authentic lunch in a tavern or restaurant
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 2 days
This private tour is fully-customizable with flexible pick up, drop off and tour duration.
- I can arrange a premium 3-seats, 6-seats or 9-seats vehicle at your full-day disposal.
- For up to 3 people, I can offer a lower price. Please contact me to receive a Quote.
- For up to 9 people, I can arrange a Mercedes-Benz minibus Sprinter 9-seats. Please contact me to receive a Quote.
- This private tour can be arranged from any defined region of your stay on Crete island. Please contact me to receive a Quote.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
55 EUR - For personal expenses, entrance tickets and average lunch costs
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
All of my private tours and shore excursions are highly-professionally organized in terms of guiding services and transportation without any restrictions.