Kato Zakros – Gorge of the Dead

 Available every Friday in German/Czech (May-October)
 Duration 8 hours approximately (from first pick up to last drop off)

This trip takes us to the South-East part of Crete. Our first stop is in Ziros, a picturesque small village where we will stay for approx. 45 min. enough time to walk around and enjoy your coffee. Back to the bus for our second stop the Gorge of the Dead, famous for its great history from the Minoan age.
It will take us about one hour and a half to walk through it. You will enjoy the Cretan nature and have many opportunities for unique pictures!
We will walk after the Gorge’s exit to Kato Zakros a magnificent beach-side quiet village where you can enjoy the sun and the beach and afterwards the famous Cretan cuisine in this graphical village (the lunch is included in price). The bus will be waiting for us there to transfer us back to your accommodation, after a full day!

Do not forget sport shoes, swimsuit, sunglasses, sunscreen and camera.


Day 1
09:30 - Ziros Village

First stop in Ziros village to stretch our legs and enjoy greek coffee!

Day 2
11:00 - Gorge Of The Dead

We arrive at the entrance of Kato Zakro’s gorge, the gorge of the dead! Approximately 1,5h hiking.

Day 3
13:00 - Kato Zakros

Enjoy the crystal clear sea and hot sun in Kato Zakros where we will stay until lunch!

In this trip we offer:

  • Hotel pick up and drop off.
  • Transfer with our air conditioned buses.
  • Experienced tour guide.
  • Lunch in Kato Zakros local restaurant.

Excluded from price - paid on spot:

Terms & Conditions

  All the bookings for each trip must have been sent to South Crete Tours S.A. and confirmed one day before the trip begins by 8 o’clock in the afternoon.
  Our travel agency reserves the right to alter or cancel any tour due to adverse weather conditions or insufficient passengers number or force majeure 12 hours prior to departure time with a notification to the customer.
  All participants must arrive on time to the given pick-up point. Unfortunately, there is no option to wait for latecomers, as the daily schedule is stressed. In case of delay, missed pick-up, missed departure time, there will be no refunds.

Cancellation Policy

  For cancellations up to 2 days prior to departure date, no cancellation fees.
  For cancellations 1 day prior to departure date, 50% cancellation fees.
  No-Show, 100% cancellation fees.