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Lovely company and great birding

George and Eleni picked my up bright and early and we had a fascinating day out filled with great... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
PaulM222018
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Unforgettable, personalised tour to the heart of the shepherd communities around Mt Psiloritis and the Amari Valley.

Eleni and her team are doing something so very special and unique in their tours; they involve... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Jane T
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Adelaide, Australia
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Greentour is a local tour operator, specializing in ecotourism. The team at greentour organize special interest holidays, cultural tours and walking tours for small groups, enriched by contact with local communities and exploration of the Cretan...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Mesonisia, Amari, 74061, Rethimno, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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+30 697 321 0610
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Reviewed 5 days ago

George and Eleni picked my up bright and early and we had a fascinating day out filled with great scenery and great birding. They were lovely company and very knowledgeable about where to find the birds. Although July can be a tricky month for birding...More

Thank PaulM222018
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Eleni and her team are doing something so very special and unique in their tours; they involve local people and respect their contributions to the culture and the reputation Crete has for its hospitality and generosity. Excellent, knowledgeable and friendly guides and a range of...More

Thank Jane T
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Our day with Greentour was the highlight of our one-week trip to Greece in early June. In the morning, we hiked with Eleni and George in Platania Gorge. Along the way they pointed out various flora and fauna, as well as rare birds. At the...More

Thank MelissaGCNY
Reviewed 4 June 2018

George, our top-notch guide, was the nicest person. He talked about the history, flora and fauna of Crete as we ascended the mountain. The views from up there were breathtaking. The tour is customized for every hiker. You'll have to complete a form that they...More

1  Thank Roxana R
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Everything top notch! Wonderful, helpful and friendly hosts with nothing too much trouble. Excellent accommodation in the Hotel Alexander and great local food. Varied and interesting walks with dozens of beautiful flowers and plants, many endemic to Crete thrown in! Cretan hospitality: Wow! Where else...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We had a bespoke day for 6 of us designed to capture our specialist interests of birding, fossils and flora. So Elena put together a trip to the mountains, view over looking a gorge and walk to a spectacular secluded cove. Yorgi found us endemic...More

Thank Alexis W
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

To start with, I am not a tour person. I am a proud independent travel used to going my own way. But, when I was trying to find a place in Crete to photograph the wild orchids, I reached out for some local help. I...More

Thank EisBaer
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Firstly let me say that this was the most expensive walk we have ever been on, but it was by a long way one of the best! There was only two of us on the walk through the Platania Gorge led by our guide/companion George....More

1  Thank sary_jacot
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Greentour organised a day walk for us in the foothills of the Lefka Ori mountains (White Mountains) in early November 2017. It was a highlight of our stay in Crete. We wanted to see some of the Cretan landscape and flora and to learn about...More

Thank travel5431
Reviewed 18 September 2017

The hike to Mount Psiloritis is something you shouldn't miss if you travel to Crete. The guide, George, was very helpful and knowledgeable about the mountain and Crete in general from flora and fauna to history. Definitely recommend it.

Thank Radu M
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