The White Mountains and Samaria Gorge off-road adventure from Chania
Duration: 8 hrs
Elevation: 1 680 m
Minimum age: 6
2x 170 €
- Exciting off-road adventure to the wild side of Crete
- The rugged hills of the White Mountains
- Samaria Gorge with magnificent views
- Kallergi refuge at an altitude of 1 680 m
- Traditional Cretan lunch accompanied with local wine and raki
All about the trip
Explore the rugged White Mountains and steep Samaria Gorge in an exciting off-road adventure. Discover the amazing wildlife and savor the unmatched views from the mountain tops.
We will pick you up in your hotel and drive in a premium off-road vehicle through the Chania orange valley. We pass through the villages of Varipetros, Agia, Alikianos and Fournes and start climbing to the Kallergi Refuge at the altitude of 1 680 m.
Next up is a traditional Cretan lunch accompanied by excellent local wine and raki with the fantastic view of the mountain peaks all around us and the Libyan Sea towards the south.
From there we will continue to Omalos Plateau and the entrance to Samaria Gorge at Xiloskalo for more panoramic views before heading to the historical village of Lakkoi.
Please note that from December to March we travel with snow in the mountains and the route may be altered according to weather conditions.
During winter the route to the Kallergi Refuge may be inaccessible due to dense snow. In that case, we will reach Xiloskalo and follow off-road routes until the village of Therissos and have our lunch. Then we continue through Therisso Gorge all the way back to Chania.What Wikipedia Says
What is included in the price
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Premium off-road vehicle (7 or 9 seated)
- Experienced driver
- Traditional Cretan lunch with local wine and raki
- A visit to the Kallergi Refuge
- Liability insurance
- Local taxes
What is not included in the price
- Coffee, beer or other refreshments
The trip is not recommended for people suffering from car sickness, disabled people and children below 6 years of age. We don't provide children seats.
Please let us know during the booking of this activity if you require a vegetarian lunch or if you have any food allergies.
This activity is organised by Malaxianakis Emmanouil - Uncharted escapes, Georgiakakidon 31, Chania, 73131, Greece, +30 6983830830, email@example.com.
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Do you have a question or need more information about the activity?
You can reach our European office between 9am and 5pm CET on weekdays and between 11am and 5pm on weekends and holidays.
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