Rethymnon Jeep Safari Departure Areas:Total
Operates: Every Tuesday-Thursday-Saturday. Jeep Safari: Rethymnon (full day tour). The jeep safari is driving 4x4 vehicles on forest trails, with the necessary accompaniment of prof
Operates: Every Tuesday-Thursday-Saturday.
The jeep safari is driving 4x4 vehicles on forest trails, with the necessary accompaniment of professional drivers. The mountains of Crete are a great opportunity for those who like adventure and off-road driving. We drive through the southeastern side of western Crete, way down to Plakias sandy beach.
The river crossing, the route on forest roads, visits to houses, monasteries and all the attractions that are on the way, with a variety of routes in lush vegetation and breathtaking landscapes provide a unique experience in a place where the mountain meets the sea ,the story of the legend and the culture with tradition.
Fodele, Bali, Panormo, Skaleta, Pigianos Kampos, Adelianos Kampos, Platanias, Missiria, Perivolia, Rethymnon, Georgioupolis.
► Pick-up from hotel
► 4x4 jeeps, cabriole (Suzuki vitara,Suzuki Jimny)
► Fuel and Insurance
► Experienced and Informative Drivers
► You can choose to drive if you have your diving licence with you or you can just enjoy the tour as a passenger!
► BBQ: Mountain Barbeque [Greek salad, one glass of wine, water, soft drinks, bread, steak or chicken (according your request), tzatziki (included in the price)]
► 2 Coffee stops (food & drinks in coffee stops are not included in the price)
► Souvenir from the tour you have enjoyed!
Extra Fees (not included in the price)
Extras payable on the spot: -
Traditional Cretan Food with local wine, famous gorge of Kotsifou Agia Paraskevi, Plakias Beach, Picturesque Georgioupolis.
8 hours approximately - 120 km.
We start our safari tour around 9:00, from Rethymnon, from where we will drive southwards, across wine yards, to reach the village of Castello and a wonderful church of Agia Paraskevi, hidden in a laurel forest. Afterwards we will pass through traditional Cretan small villages, Balsamonero discovering the rural life of Crete. Continuing southwards, driving to Ano & Kato Malaki and cross the famous gorges of Kotsifou Agia Paraskevi and we will reach the wonderful Plakias beach where we will enjoy a refreshing swimming and a delicious BBQ.
After this break, we will drive along a breathtaking off road tracks in the mountains, which will lead us northwards to the wonderful village of Georgioupolis, with its refreshing springs and we will drive along old roman vestiges of Lapa. Our way back home starts around 17:00 in the afternoon.!!!
- Walking shoes or ones that are comfortable for you to walk on uneven roads
- Camera, for breathtaking pictures
- Sun protection; we advise the use of especially during July, August and September
- Extra money for personal purchases, think of souvenirs, olive oil products, raki etc.
Our lunch consists of several traditional starters with Greek salad and there is a choice of main course. If you have any specific food requests, in case of vegetarian, religious or food allergies, please leave a message in the comment box.
The tour is ideal for everyone who´s looking for an experience beyond the ordinary, youth groups, single or couple participants, families with children, and companies.
Adults: Over 11 years old (Full fare)
Children: 3 to 11 years old (Child's fare)
Infants: 0 to 2 years free of charge (We provide baby seats)
Directions while booking:
► Please leave in booking comments box what language group you prefer to be in, and your hotel name/location
► If your are booking a child, leave in comments box the dates of birth