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Mel L.

Chania, Greece

I love being in nature and I have always been fascinated by animals, plants and beautiful landscapes.

I also feel the need to share the things I love, especially with those who can appreciate them. And Crete has so many natural beauties to discover!

My passion for Crete's beautiful nature led me to work as an eco guide in the magical natural areas of Crete and the Aegean for the past ten years. I have always preferred small and flexible private tours in order to share the real taste of the local nature and culture, taking visitors to the same places where I would take my friends.

It is very important to combine sharing knowledge and information while having the nice relaxing time to absorb everything that Cretan nature has to offer. This is your holiday after all, and we all know how important this is!

A Recent Review of this guide

A 5 out of 5 experience. The gorge walk was simply stunning with help from our friendly guide and awaiting driver at the end. The end of the walk was celebrated with a few drinks at the taverna near the end of the gorge. We did our walk early April and the weather was perfect!
Christopher Baguley

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Credentials

MSc in Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare
First Aid course

Restrictions

The tours I offer only include visits to places of natural interest, not historical monuments.

Weather restrictions: In case of rain (mainly winter and spring) we will find the closest available date for our tour.

Guide Requirements for Greece

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Tours by Mel L.

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Palia Roumata private tour

A small, easy, green gorge, for those who want to enjoy the natural,...

245 USD per tour

(for up to 2 people)

5 hours

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Chania birdwatching private tour

 unrated

birdwatching in cretan nature

245 USD per tour

(for up to 2 people)

8 hours 30 min.

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Samaria Gorge

From north to south and back through mountains and sea

358 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

13 hours

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Deliana - Mesavlia Gorge

Small, beautiful with a touch of ...vultures!

245 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

4 hours

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