Lasithi Plateau - 1 Day

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

Overview

This trip offers the opportunity to visit Cretan destinations and picturesque spots. Starting from Ierapetra, our first stop is in Krasi, a picturesque village where we will stay for approx. 45 min walk around the local streets and visit the old “Platanus” tree that counts over 2.500 years in the area!
Our second stop is in Psychro where we will visit the famous cave and have enough time for coffee.
Next, our visit to Agios Konstantinos village in Lasithi Plateau, a village located at an altitude of 850 meters.
We will enjoy our lunch there, a menu full of local delicacies, on the top of the mountain. After our stomach is full, we will be heading to Panagia Kera, an old byzantine church famous for its mural paintings where you can take unique pictures.

Itinerary

  • 10:00 - Krasi Village. We will stay approximately 45 min. in Krasi village, visit the old "Platanus" tree that ages over 2500 years and walk around the local streets.
  • 11:30 - Psychro Cave. Psychro Cave (localy known as "Diktaeon Andron") is in Greek mythology the spot where the great god Zeus was born. We will stay approx. 1,5h.
  • 13:00 - Lasithi Plateau. In Agios Konstantinos you will enjoy the famous Cretan Cuisine by tasting local delicacies.
  • 14:00 - Panagia Kera. Our last stop is in Panagia Kera, an old byzantine church where you will be amazed by its mural paintings. You are free to take pictures!

This trip includes

  • Hotel pick up and drop off.
  • Transfer with our air conditioned buses.
  • Experienced tour guide.

Excluded from price

  • Entrance fee to Psychro cave (6€ per adult - FREE per person younger than 18 y.o.).
  • Entrance fee to Panagia Kera (2€ per adult - FREE per child until 12 y.o.).
  • Lunch in Agios Konstantinos (a la carte)

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.