Crete is the biggest island in Greece and birthplace of the Minoan civilization, the oldest in Europe.
A unique corner of the world full of spectacular attractions and proud people.
Escape from the touristy areas and focus mainly on the rugged splendor of the White Mountains, touring around traditional mountain villages and hiking in the areas’ beautiful gorges and south coast paths along the Libyan sea and the stunning and varies beaches for all types of travelers.
Discover landscapes of amazing diversity: Mountains, split by deep gorges and honeycombed caves, imposingly rise above the sea. Snow-capped peaks loom behind sandy shorelines, vineyards, and olive groves. Miles of beaches, some fully organized and others isolated and unspoiled, fringe the coast.
Feel the fascinating atmosphere and sense the mystery of significant historic sites like the Minoan palace of Knossos, the Venetian fortresses and towns, the old mosques and Byzantine monasteries.
Savor the delicious Cretan diet: the base of the healthy Mediterranean diet, along with exquisite wines and the famous Cretan spirit “tsikoudia”.
Millennia of history and culture, a vivid culinary tradition along with its natural beauty make a visit to Crete an experience you will definitely want to live again.
Ideal for: Culture and history lovers, hiking and sea kayaking enthusiasts, wellness seekers, and family holidays travelers.