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Samaria Gorge

Samaria Gorge


In the Prefecture of Chania, in the South of the plateau of Omalos, at an altitude of 1,200 metres, begins the Samaria Gorge with the other edge is 12.5 km, while up the coast of Libyan Sea in Agia Roumeli is 16 km , in total.

A breathtaking journey to nature with beautiful unspoilt scenery and wild life within! Worth at least once in his life someone pass and  gained this experience!

Walk through the Canyon for about 18 km crossing the White Mountains and ending in the small village of Saint Roumeli overlooking the Libyan Sea. The path is filled from flowers, plants and trees, abandoned settlements and goats (known as KRI-KRI), and birds of prey. The hike followed by a short cruise around the southern coastline in the pretty coastal village of Chora Sfakion, where you are going for lunch break at one of the local taverns.

Type of excursion: Adventure – educational – Full day

Should take: Proper walking shoes, photo camera, a bottle of water, fruits or sweets during the walk, swimming gear, bathing suit.

Return to hotels: 20:00 – 21:00

Not included – pay on the spot:

Samaria Gorge entrance fee5€

Boat ticket: 9€