The White Mountains Jeep Tour will start Just 100 meters from cruise Dock ( check Map’s Meeting point )
During the guided safari tour you will learn about life in Cretan villages, olives pick, olive oil production, cheese & honey production, distillation of “raki” – “tsikoudia”, wine production and Cretan cuisine, culture, history and tradition. Starters type at the Samaria Gorge entrance restaurant and snacks at the tastings
Only local guides, driving 7 seater 4wd, full A/C, vehicles , will allow you to explore on really comfortable conditions a part from the mainland of Crete which compatible vehicles, buses or mini buses, can’t offer. Early in the morning we visit the National Park entrance at 1200m/4000ft with a magnificent view to Samaria Gorge and the highest summit, named Pachnes (2453m/8048ft). Have a cup of mountain tea or a cup of coffee here, tasting local products.
The adventourous part of the tour is to be at the winery and the olive mill, from Sebronas gorge where the scenery is beautifull. Later at Anoskeli’s olive mill and winery the Sommeliers and Wine-Olive Oil producers, as more professional in their sector, will inform you about the wine and olive oil when they serve you.
You will see: ( Check Itinerary for Details)
Durante il tour safari guidato imparerai a conoscere la vita nei villaggi cretesi, la raccolta delle olive, la produzione di olio d’oliva, la produzione di formaggio e miele, la distillazione di “raki” – “tsikoudia”, la produzione di vino e la cucina cretese, la cultura, la storia e la tradizione.
DETTAGLIO TOUR Durata 6H:
Solo le guide locali, alla guida di veicoli 4×4 a 7 posti, completamente climatizzati, ti permetteranno di esplorare in condizioni davvero confortevoli, a parte la terraferma di Creta, che veicoli compatibili, autobus o minibus, non possono offrire. Al mattino presto visitiamo l’ingresso del Parco Nazionale a 1200 m/4000 piedi con una magnifica vista sulle Gole di Samaria e sulla vetta più alta, chiamata Pachnes (2453 m/8048 piedi). Prendete qui una tazza di tè di montagna o una tazza di caffè, assaggiando i prodotti locali.
La parte avventurosa del tour è visitare la cantina e il frantoio, dalla gola di Sebronas, dove lo scenario è bellissimo. Più tardi nel frantoio e nella cantina di Anoskeli i sommelier e i produttori di vino e olio d’oliva, come più professionali nel loro settore, vi informeranno sul vino e sull’olio d’oliva quando vi serviranno.
Cosa Visiterai: (Controlla l’itinerario per i dettagli)
Since many years Chania Adventure here in Creta brings tourists from all over the world to admire the Creta’s Surronding. We know all the secrets of the these place and he will bring you visit truly unique landscape.
MEETING POINT Souda Port – White Mountains Jeep Tour 6H
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Pick up at souda bay cruise Dock - check google map link at meeting poinf
Driving uphill we stop at 1000m (3300ft) altitude to enjoy the view from above and take photos. Heading to Omalos Plateau you will see enough changes in nature's beauty. From the valley with lemon, orange, avocado and olive trees in a short distance we are to forest with cypress trees. We will cross in driving the villages Alikianos, Fournes, Lakki and Omalos, before to be at the National Park entrance.
Omalos Plateau: At 1000m (3300ft) altitude there is a small Plateau and it is famous because of the apples, the potatoes, the honey and the mountain tea. Named Omalos Plateau and in winter time when there is snow, the scenery is beautiful and many locals from Chania like to visit.
Visit the Samaria gorge entrance and enjoy your coffee and snack time at 1200m altitude (4000ft) with a magnificent view at the White Mountains and the highest summit (Pachnes, 2453m, 8048 ft). Samaria Gorge is a National park in Greece from 1962 and a world's Biosphere Reserve, from UNESCO.Your delicious snack will consist of traditional Cretan flavors as "ntakos", olives, graviera cheese and honey.
Things are getting more and more adventurous in our Jeep Safari tour. Half an hour later we will be at Sebronas gorge and driving downhill we will approach the winery and the olive mill. The scenery is changing really fast and from the plateau with the cypress trees we will be at Sebronas gorge with many chestnut and walnut trees. Many goats and sheep are in the area all year around.
In Crete there is olive oil and wine production more than 3500 years. Taste extra virgin and organic extra virgin olive oil. Continue with a winery experience by tasting 5 different labels of local wine, accompanied by Cretan snacks. The Sommeliers and Wine-Olive Oil producers, as more professional in their sector, will inform you about the wine and olive oil when they serve you.
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Jeep tours: over 6
Walking tours: over 6
In private tours there is not an age limit.
There is a children fee for ages 6 to 12.
7 in total including the driver, in 3 parallel rows seats.
Because they have 7 seat and not more, are safe, luxury, with A/C and can go everywhere.
In our priority is to feel safety and comfortable.
In summer time, the temperature in Crete is close to 35-45 degrees of Celsious, so the A/C is necessary.
In Jeep Safari tours the bad weather conditions is not a factor affecting the tour, unless the road network is destroyed.
We are not having an off road race. Our tours are for fun, where everyone can enjoy nature, learn about Cretan culture, local cuisine, olive oil and wines. Yes, you will get pumped about and dusty, but that’s all part of the fun! Don't forget that in our 4wd vehicles, the conditions are very comfortable.
It will be “door to door” from your hotel, villa or apartment. In a range up to 25km (15 miles) around Chania, your transfer included in price.
It ranges on each tour.