The White Mountains off-road expedition from Chania
Duration: 8 hrs
Elevation: 1 350 m
Minimum age: 6
2x 160 €
- Off-road expedition away from the crowds
- The White Mountains with the best panoramic views of Chania
- Beautiful views from altitude of 1 350 m above sea level
- The shepherd’s hut Mitato
- Traditional villages
- The scenic Therisso Gorge
- Lunch in a small family tavern
- Delicious Cretan food and wine
All about the trip
Explore the captivating White Mountains with its traditional villages and wildlife on an off-road expedition away from the crowds. Visit a shepherd's hut and learn how the local Graviera cheese is made. Enjoy stunning panoramic views from an altitude of 1 350 m. And have a delicious lunch in a small family tavern.
We begin our trip with pick-up from your hotel and then set off on our off-road adventure. Our experienced driver will take you up the hills of White Mountains in a premium off-road vehicle.
After crossing a picturesque valley of orange trees, avocados and vegetable gardens we stop to have a coffee or tea made of mountain herbs in a local coffee shop in the village of Nteres.
On our way uphill we have a nice view of the villages Vatolakos, Alikianos, Fournes, Meskla and Zourva. And at the altitude of 1 350 m, there is the shepherd's hut Mitato where we can get a glimpse of the life of a traditional shepherd and the production of the Graviera cheese.
On our way back we can enjoy fantastic panoramic views of the landscape and get plenty of opportunities for picture-perfect shots.
To experience a true warm Cretan hospitality, lunch will be served in a family tavern in the village of Therisso. You can enjoy delicious Cretan cuisine and excellent wine.
Then we will begin our descent through the scenic 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
- Coffee or tea in a coffee shop
- The visit to the shepherd’s hut Mitato
- Lunch in a local family tavern
- Liability insurance
- Local taxes
What is not included in the price
- Coffee or beer or other refreshement in the tavern
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, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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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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