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Crete Jeep Safari
"One of the most exciting adventures in Crete is exploring the island in an off-road vehicle. Our Jeep Safari tour offers you the best of the best: open-top jeep vehicles for unobstructed views of the valleys mountains and other cultural highlights. We take you to the hard-to-find places and away from the crowds for spectacular views and the excitement of traveling off-road in the unique landscapes of Crete We avoid all the usual sites and concent"""Enjoy a driving experience to the off the beaten track places experience the spectacular views and the excitement of travelling off-road. Stop for swimming and lunch (included in the price) at famous Preveli palm beach. The jeep safari is ideal for all age groups and it is a superb way of getting to know Crete."title=Highlights&1=Family+friendly&2=Get+off+the+beaten+track+in+a+4x4&3=Ideal+choice+for+families&4=Free+hotel+pickup+and+drop-off+included&5=Lunch+included&6=Vegetarian+meal+option+available&7=Informative%2C+friendly+and+professional+guide""
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Half-Day Rethymno Quad Safari
"Start early in the morning (or afternoon) with pickup from your hotel. You will be taken to the base located in the town of Rethymno. After your qualified guide provides you with the professional equipment needed and a detailed briefing you will start th and gives you the chance to relax and enjoy a coffee at a traditional kafeneion (Greek coffeehouse) of Gidospito at the beautiful lake of Potami. This is an image to remember. Last but not least stop at the picturesque village of Prassies for a quick snack (included). By the time you get back and dropped off to your hotel you will be able to recall many beautiful pictures and moments. A dusty and adventurous experience you don't want to miss will surely make your visit to Greece a unique one.""""Head up to the mountains and into the wild Cretan nature on this half-day quad safari. You will travel through shallow waters and through impressive gorges featuring amazing archeological formations. You will encounter some incredi including a stop at a traditional kafeneion (traditional Greek coffeehouse). Travel with peace of mind with hotel pickup and drop-off included. "
From EUR65.00
 
Heraklion Bites and Sights Morning Small Group Tour
"One of the most vibrant cities in all of Greece Heraklion has been at the crossroads of civilisations for centuries. In its infancy the city was known as “Kastro” which historians believe indicates that the city was surrounded by fortification walls. Join this Heraklion walking tour to get to know the city as it is now but also as it was centuries ago uncovering remnants of occupations by the Byzantines Arabs Venetians
From EUR84.00

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Buses

Airport to Kokkini hani,Gouves,Analipsi,Anissaras,Chersonissos,Stalida,Malia, until Agios Nikolaos,Ierapetra and Sitia.This is a route of a bus from the station.The bus always pass in the airport in a...
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Car & Bike Hire

I had lost my copy of the confirmation email from o kyrios Kafetzakis by the time I reached Iraklion so I had some difficulty finding them but by the time I got there Sonja Kafetzaki was out looking...
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Ferries

Hellenic Seaways-Flying Cat 4 is departing from Heraklion port to Thira Santorini,passengers only no cars.This is the FASTEST ONE,it takes 1hr. and 45 mins.to reach Santorini,departs from Heraklion at...
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Airports and Airtravel

Heraklions main airport is Heraklion international Airport or Nikos Kazantzakis Airport,named after greek writer & philosopher who is born in Heraklion,Crete and behind the novel 'Zorbas the Greek'...
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Taxi's

The airport of Sitia is located on the top of the mountain where Sitia is builded. The town center is about 2 km from the airport. There isn't bus from the airport to Sitia, but its full of taxis. It...
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Boat's

"Lane lines" pass also from Santorini to Sitia every Tuesday and Saturday, the arrival time in Santorini is 04:00 and the dep. time to Sitia is 04:30. The price is around 20 euro, and the duration of...
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Anek Lines Cruises

Crete http://members.virtualtourist.com/m/4ded8/670c3/ A night in a ship felt wonderful. There was a separate coup for the ladies and we men took out adjacent bunkers in a room. The cost came to...
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Getting there

Crete has two main airports, in Heraklion and Chania, served by flights from Athens. Heraklion also has some international flights. There are regular ferries and catamarans from Athens’ port, Piraeus,...
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Rent a car

Crete is not a place where go and stay trapped in a luxury resort. Rent a car and drive around the island! You will discover many wonderful secluded beaches and peaceful mountain villages.You will get...
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How to travel on Crete...

If you did not book your hotel and you are planing to find your dream destination or to move from town to town - rent a car. You have two choices, book a hotel in a touristy place close to the airport...
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Rental car

With so much to see on so large an island, a rental car is definitely the way to go. But be ready for an adventure when you drive on Crete. The highways are not numbered--you have to know the towns...
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Boat to Chrisi Island

From Ierapetra harbour leaves the boats to Chrisi Island. It take about one hour sailing.There are maybe 3 or 4 different boats, I suggest the smaller ones, they leave earlier than the huge "Fun...
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Ferry From Santorini

I took the slower ferry which leaves Santorini at about 22:00 hrs and arrives at Herk. Crete at about 00:30 hrs. One problem I had with this trip was that when I arrived at the port I had to wait...
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Travel around Crete

Although there is some public transport in Crete, if you want to have the freedom to explore all that this beautiful island has to offer then you will need to hire a car. Many of the best beaches and...
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Top Hotels in Crete Island

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8 G. Seferi, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete, 70014, Greece
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Ano Hersonissos
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Nikiforou Foka and Kiprou St, Chania, Crete, 73100, Greece
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Limin, Hersonissos, Crete, 70014, Greece
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Limenas Hersonissou, Hersonissos, Crete, 70014, Greece
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Analipsi, Hersonissos, 12345, Greece
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Top Things to Do in Crete Island

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Rethymnon

Walk around the streets of Rethimno is very nice especially in the evening when you can end your walk in one of the nice Greek taverns and restaurants. In the Old Town of Rethimno there are a lot of...
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Knossos

Knossos was undeniably the capital of Minoan Crete.Knossos was inhabited for several thousand years, beginning with a neolithic settlement sometime in the seventh millennium BC, and was abandoned...
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Chania Town

Out shopping, although Hubby and I had long ago visited it was nice to take the girls to see the port a lovely stroll was had by all, very picturesque and a real feeling of days gone by here. Take...
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Spinalonga

When we arrived at Spinalonga, it got a whole lot better for Lorraine, who purportedly is only tolerant of my archaeological interests. The fort, built over earlier ruins by the Venetians, is largely...
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Agios Nikolaos

Capital of the province of Lassithi, Agios Nikolaos is one of the longest-established resort towns located on the East of the island. Protected by mountains Agios Nikolaos enjoys a fabulous setting...
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Hersonissos

Every Monday their is a cretan night in the Old village Chersonissos,its a few kilometers away from the center of chersonissos.It can be reach by walking to also enjoy the view,but its a little...
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Balam

"In Search Of The Minotaur"
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Lilasel

"The REAL and IDEAL PaRaDiSe!"
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AcornMan

"Crete"
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NatassaPL

"Alternative Crete."
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steventilly

"Crete"
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