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Crete Countryside Adventure Small Group Tour with a Local Guide provided by Crete Urban Adventures

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Crete Countryside Adventure Small Group Tour with a Local Guide

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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All tours follow the latest local health authority advice, including mask usage and social distancing. Urban Adventures has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s Safe Travels stamp, which recognises companies that have adopted health and hygiene global standardised protocols.
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Updated 24/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You’ll have 3 starting options
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Kritsa
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 2
    Kroustas
    Stop: 90 minutes
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  • 3
    Lasithi
    Stop: 5 hours
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Departure Point
Plaka Marina, Plaka 721 00, Greece Elounda, Greece Agios Nikolaos, Greece
Duration
7h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local English-speaking guide, roundtrip transportation from meeting point (private vehicle), 1 coffee, 1 iced tea, organic lunch (meat and vegetarian option), 1 glass of wine and shots of raki (a local spirit)
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Alcoholic Beverages
Exclusions
  • Additional food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please wear comfortable shoes for walking, and bring a hat and sunscreen in the summer months.
  • This is a child-friendly tour. Children under the age of 6 are permitted to join this tour.
  • For your Urban Adventure you will be in a small group of a maximum of 6 people.
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Local Impact: How you will help the local community by joining this tour: Your tour promotes rural tourism, which supports deep-rooted traditions and local economies that don't generally benefit from tourism.
  • On this tour you will meet a local shepherd in his remote hut where you'll learn about a traditional culture and a way of living that could be lost if not preserved.
  • By experiencing an organic Cretan lunch cooked by the shepherd, you are helping to support him financially.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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J&J wrote a review Jan 2020
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I can't recommend this experience enough! My husband and I reached out to Rebecca for a customized tour of Chania including a tour of an olive oil press and local winery as well as wanting to learn how to cook traditional Cretan dishes (and hopefully eating them, too). All I can
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from purple_indian, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Crete Countryside Adventure Small Group Tour with a Local Guide
Responded 7 Jan 2020
From the entire Urban Adventures team and Rebecca Happy New Year docswithdogs!!! May 2020 Be. The. Best. Year and Decade Ever. Nothing brings such big smiles in Urban Adventures, than reading reviews like these, wonderful description of your experience with us and our Tourism Godess Rebecca and our multi-talented local guide Yiannis. What a great way to start the new chapter of this season! We get goosbumps when we have passionate guests like yourself, to share all this with. Ευχαριστούμε! Thank you much for making the time to write and provide us with your valuable feedback, it keeps as so motivated to constantly aim for excellence. We take pride in making new friends in fellow travelers and offer an appetizer of our authentic flavor, history, culture and hospitality (Philoxenia), we only hope to see you back in Greece, soon, for more Urban Adventures, there are so many hidden gems to explore. Sunny Greetings & Safe Travels from the entire Greece Urban Adventures Team Στο επανιδείν (See you soon)......<3
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Chloë O wrote a review Dec 2019
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Incredible hospitality from our guide and hosts for our local lunch, would recommend this tour to anyone traveling alone or with friends.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from purple_indian, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Crete Countryside Adventure Small Group Tour with a Local Guide
Responded 3 Jan 2020
Happy New Year chlo_o727! So happy to read that our guide and hosts took such good care of you, as Philoxenia is so important to us Greeks, as much as our rich history and culture. Amazing Local Experiences, is exactly what we constantly try to create for our Guests, authentic and memorable. We hope to see anytime soon for more Urban Adventures in Greece. From the entire Crete Urban Adventures Team May 2020 Be. The Best. Decade. Ever !!!
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Bernadette wrote a review Aug 2019
Sydney, Australia2 contributions1 helpful vote
We had a fabulous day with Yiannis. The tour was very casual and lots of fun. The history, the amazing local sites, to a cooking class, eating and drinking local cuisine, wine tasting, the day had it all. Well done. Yiannis was very informative, polite and passionate.I look
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Date of experience: August 2019
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lucieduroselle wrote a review May 2019
Joinville-le-Pont, France4 contributions2 helpful votes
This experience was great ! I have discovered the island of Crete and its beautiful landscapes. The guide knows how to explain and take care of the group, and there was a nice and friendly atmosphere between us. I would recommended with no hesitation !
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from stefanospap, Public Relations Manager at Crete Countryside Adventure Small Group Tour with a Local Guide
Responded 27 May 2019
Hello lucieduroselle, Our moto is Best. Day. Ever and we always try to do it :) Hope to see you again in our city or on any other Urban Adventures tour around our planet! Safe travels, Stefanos
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SaroltaLON
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Fantastic tour
I really enjoyed this tour of the beautiful streets of Chania, learning more about the city and Crete, and tasking
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T_sweatshirtt
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Wonderful local experience
This tour was absolutely wonderful. Our tour guide was very helpful and showed us around the small streets and hid
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Shinza66
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Great day out
This really was ‘ The Best Day Ever’ Lydia our Dutch guide was really passionate about her adopted homeland Crete a
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716juliap
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Incredible day
Myself and my friend had the most superb and enlightening day with our Dutch/Greek guide Lydia. The day was jam pac
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DenTserkovnyi
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Perfect day. Exceeded all our expectations
As I was booking the tour very late, I wasn't able to do it via TripAdvisor or any other booking website. But after
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T8961SCpaulf
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Great guide
Antonius is a really great guide. Couldn't have been more engaging and helpful. We had a really nice tour of the ol
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fernandoshehan
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Enjoy a historic tour with a fab host and great food and wine? THIS IS IT.
Manos! Where do we begin? His energy, enthusiasm and passion for Chania was evident throughout the tour. We got to
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iainbmay
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Best of West Crete
We had an excellent day with Yiannis as our tour guide. Knowledgeable kind and generous in every way . After a trad
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MariamT301
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Fantastic tour
Enjoyed this so much. From the food, to the history, to the wine. Gives a deeper experience of Crete. Highly recomm
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779kristino
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Wonderful trip
Wonderful trip :) My guide Yiannis did an excellent job hiking with me through the beautiful gorge, showing me the
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dejana1605
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A true sample of excellent tour guide!
Manos is such a warm personality and highly motivated guide (recommendable!). I truly enjoyed walking through Chani
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chantallab14
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Chania old town walking tour
The guide « John » was very knowledgeable and he was able to keep us very interested throughout the tour. He was p
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isamarieu
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Great Tour with interesting facts & good food
The tour I had with Yannis was amazing. He know so much about the city and told it in an interesting way. It was in
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Allygator415
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Most incredible travel experience!
We had the best time with Giannis! We wanted adventure and to see unique things coming to Greece. This tour with Ur
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memeatball11
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Amazing
This tour was the highlight of my trip in Herlakion. Papatya gave me an interesting tour of the city while highlig
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Key Details
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Languages Offered: English
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