Combine a unique guided Jeep tour in White Mountains of Crete with panoramic views, traditional Cretan villages, learn the history and the traditions of the Island, and find out all about the lifestyle of a Cretan shepherd by exploring an original shepher
Our amazing off-road adventure starts after crossing the valley full of orange
trees, avocado’s and vegetables gardens. Climbing up the foot of White
Mountains and passing through Cretan villages getting the feeling of
mountainous Crete we arrive in our coffee stop to enjoy our morning break.
Coffee or mountain tea will be offered for free to our guests enjoying the
village life far away from mass tourism. Continuing our tour following the off
road route up to the shepherd’s hut “Mitato” far away from touristic areas,
where only a 4 wheel driver can approach, you will enjoy the magnificent
panoramic view of northern Crete and, If we are lucky ... eagles and wild
goats will show up and give us a very good reason for some extra photo stops.
A small rocky road will lead us up to our trip’s highest point 1350 meters in altitude in the heart of White Mountains of Crete, where you will find out all about the lifestyle of a shepherd, where the famous Cretan “Graviera” cheese was produced and explore an original Shepherd's hut "Mitato".
On our way back we will enjoy the best panoramic view of Chania from above until we arrive at Therisso village and working up an appetite we visit a small traditional family Cretan tavern where we will be welcomed by the owner, to introduce us to Cretan cuisine with plenty of food, wine and warm Cretan hospitality.
After our lunch break we will follow the road through the amazing gorge of Therisso that will lead us to the city of Chania
Hotel pickup and drop-off, Transport by all-terrain vehicle with local driver- guide, Lunch with wine, Local taxes and insurance