Discover 2beautifull unique beaches on the south coast of Crete on a journey through the wild Kourtaliotis Gorge. Located in the southern part of Crete, the Palm beach of Preveli is a place people should definitely visit while in Crete. Its like an oasis, between the wild deserted mountains of SouthCrete. A unique landscape, consisting of a gorge, followed by river and surrounded by palm trees, ending at the Libyan Sea. You’ll also get to explore the beach of Damnoni and the capital of the Region, Rethymnon!
As soon as you complete the booking, we will contact you in order to let you know the exact place and time of the Pick-up which is closer to your place of staying.
Total Duration of the tour:10-11 hours
Start at: 8:00am – 9:00am
Ends at: 19:00-20:00
Morning Pick up:
We will start collecting participants from pick-up points in the morning.
Depending on the place of your hotel/apartment the bus drive will differ.
Bus Drive: 2 hour 30 minutes
1st stop: Damnioni Beach
Arrive by bus at the beach of Damnioni and embark the boat which will take you to the unique Palm Forest of Preveli.
Boat Trip: 30 minutes
2nd stop: Preveli Palm Beach – 1 hours 30 minutes
Arrival at the famous beach of Preveli. Our participantswill have plenty of free time to enjoyswimming, explore a unique mix of sandy beach and green river flanked by palm forests and rocky surroundings.
Boat Trip: 30 minutes
3rd stop: Damnioni Beach – 1 hour
Arrival at Damnioni, free time for 1 hour to enjoy lunch at a local tavern.
Bus Drive: 20minutes
4th stop: Kourtaliotiko Gorge – 10 minutes
Experience the wild natural landscapes of KourtaliotikoGorge. Our participants will have 10 minutes of free time in order to admire the view of the Cretan Nature and take some pictures!
Bus Drive: 30minutes
5th stop: Rethymnon Town – 1 hour 20 minutes
Visit the picturesque old townof Rethymno. Enjoy your free time to walk along the old port, its iconic small streets with local cafes, and its beautiful beach road.
End of the tour – Arrival to resorts:
Embarkation in the buses and drive back to the hotels where we gathered participants in the morning.
Bus Drive: 1 hour 30 minutes
Depending on traffic and on the pick-up places of each one, the time of journey back to the hotel will differ.