8-day individual roundtrip by rental car through Western Crete

Day 1 - Region Kissamos
Arrival at Chania Airport. Overnight in the coastal area west of Chania.

Day 2 - Region Kissamos
A beautiful drive through Crete's countryside leads us to the south coast. Overnight in Paleochora.

Day 3 - Region Selino
Chrissokalitissa monastery, Elafonissi, Sougia, the gorge of Saint Irene, there are many choices to make in this area. Overnight in Paleochora.

Day 4 - Region Sfakia
From Paleochora we take the mountain roads that lead us through the White Mountains, and we'll end up south again for overnight.

Day 5 - Region Sfakia
We will drive to Chora Sfakion to board the ship that will take us to the National Park of the gorge of Samaria (Lazy way). Visit to the gorge and the park. Overnight in south Crete.

Day 6 - Region Apokoronas
Today the road will lead us north to the area of Apokoronas. On our way we will be able to visit the only natural sweet water lake of Crete: Kournas. Then via Georgioupolis we drive up the mountains to the area of Apokoronas. Overnight in this area.

Day 7 - Region Chania
Visit to the most beautiful town of Crete: Chania. The road from Apokoronas area takes us to the coastal villages of Kalyves, Almirida, and Plaka. From there we will reach Chania. Option 2: early departure to the harbour of Kissamos to embark the ship that will take you to the beautiful lagoon of Gramvoussa and Balos. Overnight in the area of Apokoronas.

Day 8 - Departure from the airport of Chania.

8-day individual round trip by rental car through Eastern Crete

Day 1 - Region Lassithi
Arrival airport Heraklion. Overnight in the area east of Heraklion.

Day 2 - Region Agios Nikolaos
Departure heading east. We will start on the National Road but soon leave and drive inland, driving through a beautiful area north of the National road towards the village of Plaka (driving down you can enjoy a fantastic view on Mirabello Bay and the island of Spinalonga. There is the possibility to visit this island). Continue along Mirabello Bay and overnight in the area of Agios Nikolaos.

Day 3 - Region Sitia/Itanou
The journey continues to the very eastern part of Crete. On the way to Sitia it is worth to stop and visit a beautiful gorge. Stop in Sitia for lunch or a drink and overnight on the northeast coast in the area of Itanou.

Day 4 - Region Itanou
Visit the area of Lefkis in the southeast. Possibility to visit the excavations of Kato Zakros. Overnight at the beach in the Itanou region.

Day 5 - Region Itanou
Today, a beautiful drive through the country side of Crete from the northeast to the southeast coast. Overnight in the area of Ierapetra.

Day 6 - Region Ierapetra
Possibilty to visit the island Chrissi. Another option is a visit to the mountainous area and its villages north of Ierapetra. Overnight in the area of Ierapetra.

Day 7 - Region Archanes/Asteroussia
From Ierapetra via Vianos, Arkalochori, and Choudetsi back to Heraklion area. Overnight in this region.

Day 8 - Departure airport Heraklion

7 nights based on 2 persons in a double room or studio, bed only or B/B.
8 days rental car cat. A from arrival at the airport until departure from the airport.

NOTE: Upon arrival at the airport, you will receive the "Secrets" for your Fly Drive!

Prices on request.

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