Crete 4WD Full-Day Safari with Village, Lunch, Gorge, Swimming

Outdoor Activities in Rethymno Province

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Get ready for a unique experience with 4x4 vehicles. Join this 8-hour trip through the beautiful Cretan wilderness, high into the mountains where only the goats and donkeys usually go. The perfect way to explore the southern part of Crete from mountains and gorges to beautiful palm beaches. Let the island amaze you, for sure this will be the best day of your holiday. With professional and informative drivers you will discover that this excursion is the best way to explore Crete. Wild animals, flowers and herbs, Cretan inhabitants and their genuine hospitality. All within a stunning landscape that will take your breath away.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Preveli Beach, Lefkogia, Rethymnon Prefecture, CreteThe beach of Preveli is situated 40 km south of the main town and is the most idyllic beach in Rethymno. Preveli reminds of an exotic lagoon. It is an oasis of palm trees with crystalline greenish waters and fine soft sand. The Kourtaliotis River ends at this wonderful beach, creating a delta. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Kourtaliotiko Gorge, Plakias, Rethymnon Prefecture, CreteThe Kourtaliotiko Gorge, also known as the Asomatos Gorge , is a gorge on the southern side of the western part of the island of Crete.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Fragma Potamon Amariou, Rethymnon, Rethymnon Prefecture, CreteThe lake of Potami is shaped by the Potami dam, in Amari province and was built in 2008, 25km south of Rethymnon. The lake has a capacity of 23 million cubic meters and is one of the most important wetlands in the southeast Mediterranean, with many species of birds and animals being recorded in the area.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: The Lion Fountain, Spili, Rethymnon Prefecture, CreteThe jewel of the village, the venetian fountain Kefalovrissi with its 25 lion heads, is located in the city centerand is not to miss, around them the village square with cafes and taverns under huge plane trees invite for a linger.Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Fuel surcharge
  • Local taxes
  • Lunch - 3-course lunch
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Drinks


  • Get off the beaten track in a 4x4
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • A la carte dinner included