Welcome to Lasithi Plateau

Lasithi must have been a stunning sight in the 17th century when it was dotted with some 20,000 windmills with white canvas sails, put up by the Venetians for irrigation purposes. The skeletal few that remain are an iconic (and much photographed) sight.

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$542.32 Cultural & Theme Tours

Chauffeur Service in Crete - Heraklion

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Travel Crete Private Tours, Heraklion, CreteShore Excursion – For guests who want the flexibility of designing their own itinerary, a private car, driver and a tour guide is the answer For guests, that intend to visit Crete for a short time ( passengers of Cruise ships -MSC Fantasia/Magnifica/Orchestra, Holland America Lines/Noordam/Prinsendam/Ryndam/Rotterdam, Norwegian Cruises/Spirit, Costa, Aida, Nautica, Oceana, Ventura, Thomson, Mein Schiff, Arcadia, Aurora, Queen Mary/Elizabeth, Celestyal, Royal Princess – from the port of Heraklion , Chania and Agios Nikolaos ) we can provide chauffeur service, Vehicles with driver and tour guide, are offered on private basis.Vehicles are air-conditioned and are provided with a driver. Guests are not allowed to operate vehicle.Type of vehicle used will be determined on number of guests booked.Dress: If you plan to be visiting a religious or memorial site, shoulders and knees must be covered. Comfortable flat-soled walking shoes, sun glasses and sunscreen are recommended.Tour Crete the best way, by selecting one of our below listed tours. • Knossos palace and village life (Visit Knossos and authentic village nearby, also tastes local products) • Winery and olive farms (Visit local winery and olive farm, also tastes local products) • Secrets of Crete (Visit local farm, Cretan villages and lunch – Cretan diet) • Wild West Crete (from Réthymno or Even Chaniá city we set off to discover wild Crete. A photo safari day!) • Best of the West Crete (Discover the Venetian Renaissance city of Réthymno, Explore the Western Capital of Crete and Venetian Pearl of Crete the city of Chaniá) • Lasithi plateau and Zeus birthplace (Visit the Lasithi plateau and the cave of the Diktaion Andron.) • Cretan monasteries (Here their lives on an ancient monastic tradition that blossomed at the end of the Venetian period, producing such achievements as the Cretan School of Iconography. Most monasteries were centers for nurturing freedom during the long and difficult period of Ottoman rule – becoming the guardians of Orthodoxy and Byzantine culture.) • Spinalonga island – Elounda – Agios Nikolaos (The Eastern side of Crete, enjoy the mountain ridges, beautiful country side and sea on route. The Island (Spinalonga) – “Hislop’s deep research, imagination and patent love of Crete creates a convincing portrait of times on the island.” ) • Tailor made tours (Avoiding crowds, enjoying your free time. An opportunity, to invest your time in collecting beautiful memories and experiences with us)Duration: 8 hours

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