route leads you through beautiful landscapes and villages as Spili,
Kissou-Kampos, Actoudos, Vatos, Adractos to Drimiskos. Countless olive
trees, sheep grazing and sphepherds will accompany you on your way to
the picturesque Lake-Preveli.On the way, do not miss to learn to
innumerable herbs until you reach the famous monastery, Pisso
Roustika,Palioloutra,Agouseliana,Rodakino: . Numerous
monasteries, chapels, valleys, and varging nature make this tour a
special experience. You ate lead through gorges on narrow, hidden paths
in a region and myths are still alive, following the steps of history
Ida mountain,Paroli ,Toumbotos-Prinos, Agia Galini: You don't
have to superlatives or to reach peak of the Ida mountain range at a
height of 2,456m , to get an impression of the wild nature in this
region. To survive, it is utmost importance for every living creature
to know the places where water, the essence of life, can be fount.
Pardi is such a place and from here you can enjoy the impressive
mountainous landscape, the breathtaking view of the Libyan Sea and the
Paximades islands to the south.
Karines, Kokkini-Riza, Seli, Kare, Armeni, Petres: Lambini, an
old residence of the Cretan bishops, is the first stop on this tour.
Plane trees, dry rivers, the voices of the shepherds who you often do
not see at all make Crete and on the wide beach at Petres you can enjoy
the beauty of the open sea.
Anogia , Bali , Panormo Now we're getting into the mountains,
740 metres up on the north face of Mount Psiloritis to be precise -
it's a short hop from here to the stunning Nida Plateau and the Ideon
cave (mythology: Zeus grew up here). Birthplace of the famous Greek
singer Nikos Xylouris, Anogia has a history that is powerful and tragic
- burned by the Turks, then by the Germans who during the war, as
reprisal for kidnapping a German general called Karl Kreipe, rounded up
and shot all the men they could find in the village.On the way turning
back we can pass from Perama, Panormo and Bali the most known touristic
places of Rethymnon.