Private tour of Western Crete, Argyroupoli and Rethymno from Heraklion

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Enjoy this private tour of Western Crete and explore ancient villages and Byzantine monasteries. Read More

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Snami Travel - Cretan Authentic Experiences


Experience the quintessential luxuries of Crete and explore the hidden gems of the South-Western region by following bespoke itineraries off-the-beaten-track. Enjoy your day trip like a true VIP with a premium chauffeured vehicle at your full-day disposal.Your private local insider guide will show the beauty of the village of Spili and two unspoiled gorges. You will then visit the ancient Monastery of Preveli, which hosts the Holy Cross and the village of Argyroupoli (ancient city of Lappa) where you will enjoy a delicious lunch (not included) under the shade of the ancient plane trees, surrounded by lush green, numerous fresh-water springs, and small breezy waterfalls.On the way back, you will visit the Venetian city of Rethymno and enjoy an evening guided walk. Your local guide will explain to you the rich history of the city by guiding you along the main streets, where you will explore the medieval ports, temples, and unique markets.

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Personal pick-up & drop-off with a flexibly adjusted pick-up time. Chauffeured VIP vehicle at your disposal. Vehicle comforts: mineral water, fresh fruit & snacks, Wi-Fi, USB sockets & hygiene amenities. Private knowledgeable local insider guide. Exclusive insider-access opportunities & tailored details of your personal interest


Meals and wine tasting


Wander the village of Spili iconic for its monument of a row of 25 fresh-water springs that sculpture stone lion heads and medicinal herb gardens. Discover the hamlet of Argyroupoli built on the ancient city of Lappa enveloped with towering aged trees, lush landscape, and breezy waterfalls. Taste award-winning Cretan wines by the storied Venetian harbor of Rethymno while cherishing the melting sunset

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Cancellation policy

You can cancel your tour until a day before your travel date

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