Western Crete - Six Senses Mosaic & Venetian Rethymno VIP Private Tour

Experience the quintessential luxuries of Crete and explore the hidden gems of the South-Western region by following bespoke itineraries off-the-beaten-track. Enjoy your day trip like a true VIP with maximum comfort and a premium chauffeured vehicle at your full-day disposal. Your private local insider guide will unveil for you the wild Cretan nature, stunning gorges with breezy waterfalls, authentic Cretan villages, breath-taking spots with panoramic views of the Libyan Sea, and ancient Byzantine monasteries. You will also enjoy an authentic lunch in a cozy place that is surrounded by mountainous fresh-water springs, the smell of tasty grilled lamb on the spit (antikristo), and friendly locals! At the end of the day, you will follow a scenic city trail through the Venetian streets of Rethymno by visiting the best places for local wine and product tasting. Don't forget that among Crete's iconic gems like Elafonisi beach and Knossos Palace there are so many other things to explore!

per adult from

$845

NZD

Duration

8 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Personal pick-up and drop-off with flexible start time
    • Chauffeured premium vehicle on disposal
    • Private local insider guide
    • VIP skip-the-line accesses
    • Mineral water, fresh fruits and nuts of Crete island
    • Wi-Fi, USB sockets & hygiene vehicle amenities
    What's excluded :
    • Drinks and meals in taverns
    • Admission fees (if applicable)
    • Wine tasting (if requested)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Hersonissos, Hersonissos, Crete

    This is one of the potential regions for your personal pick up and drop off.

    Pass By: Analipsi Beach, Analipsi, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14 Greece

    This is one of the potential regions for your personal pick up and drop off.

    Pass By: Heraklion 1866, 1866, Heraklion, Crete 712 01 Greece

    Enjoy a personal pick-up with a premium vehicle at your full-day disposal, at any defined time of the day. Your private day trip will start with a memorable journey to the heart of the iconic West Crete by following bespoke itineraries which are inaccessible by mass tourism crowds.

    Pass By: Agia Pelagia Beach, Agia Pelagia, Crete 71500 Greece

    This is one of the potential regions for your personal pick up and drop off.

    Pass By: Fodele Beach, Fodele, Crete 71500 Greece

    This is a potential region for your personal pick up. Enjoy personal pick up and drop off service from any defined point of your region.

    Pass By: Old Port Bali, Bali, Crete 74057 Greece

    This is a potential region for your personal pick up. Enjoy personal pick up and drop off service from any defined point of your region.

    Stop At: Spili, Spili, Agios Vasileios Municipality, Rethymnon Prefecture, Crete

    On your way, descanting to the South-Western Crete your private local insider guide will engage you with many traditional ancient villages and their unspoiled local lifestyle. You will enjoy a Cretan breakfast in the village of Spili, with its huge plane trees and a row of 25 fountains with the form of a lion head.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: The Holy Monastery of Preveli, Preveli, Rethymnon, Crete 74060 Greece

    The next stops will be at two (2) stunning gorges. The first one will be on your way while descanting to the South and the second one on the way back to the North. In between, you will visit the ancient Monastery of Preveli, which hosts the Holy Cross (The cross bears part of the True Cross at its base which came from Constantinople). There your private guide will provide you with all the key pieces of information about the history and myths of this ancient land.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Ancient Lappa, Lappa Springs, Argyroupolis, Crete 74055 Greece

    Then you will be taken to the village of Argyroupoli (ancient city of Lappa) where you will enjoy a delicious lunch under the shade of the ancient plane trees, surrounded by lush green, numerous fresh-water springs, and small breezy waterfalls. There you will savor many local specialties (Ofto Antikristo is one of them) by deeply engaging with the meaning of Cretan “philoxenia” (hospitality) and realizing why the locals have no idea about industrial junk food.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Rethymnon Old Town, Rethymnon, Crete Greece

    On the way back, you will visit the Venetian city of Rethymno to enjoy an evening guided walk. Your local guide will make you familiar with the rich history of Rethymno by guiding you along the main streets, where you will explore the medieval ports, temples, and unique city markets. Not to mention that you will have the opportunity for the finest local product and wine tasting!

    Don't forget that among Crete's iconic gems like Elafonisi beach and Knossos Palace there are so many other things to explore!

    Duration: 1 hour

    Pass By: Rethymnon Prefecture, Rethymnon Prefecture, Crete

    This is one of the potential regions for your personal pick up and drop off.

    Pass By: Georgioupolis, Georgioupolis, Apokoronas, Chania Prefecture, Crete

    This is one of the potential regions for your personal pick up and drop off.

    Pass By: Chania Prefecture, Chania Prefecture, Crete

    This is one of the potential regions for your personal pick up and drop off.

    Pass By: Agia Marina, Agia Marina, Chania Prefecture, Crete

    This is one of the potential regions for your personal pick up and drop off.

    Pass By: Platanias, Platanias, Chania Prefecture, Crete

    This is one of the potential regions for your personal pick up and drop off.

  • Departure Point :
    1: Hersonissos 700 14, Greece
    2: Anissaras 700 14, Greece
    3: Analipsi 700 14, Greece
    4: Kokkini Hani, Greece
    5: Gouves 700 14, Greece
    6: Heraklion, Greece
    7: Agia Pelagia 715 00, Greece
    8: Fodele 715 00, Greece
    9: Bali, Greece
    10: Panormos in Rethymno, Greece
    11: Adelianos Kampos 741 00, Greece
    12: Sfakaki 741 00, Greece
    13: Rethimno 741 00, Greece
    14: Gerani 741 00, Greece
    15: Georgioupoli, Greece
    16: Vamos 730 08, Greece
    17: Kalyves, Greece
    18: Aptera 730 03, Greece
    19: Chania, Greece
    20: Stavros 731 00, Greece
    21: Agia Marina, Greece
    22: Platanias 730 14, Greece
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Enjoy personal pick-ups & drop-offs from your hotel, villa, cruise or any other point Crete island.Please note that the pick-up time is flexible.Airports
    • N. Kazantzakis Airport, Heraklion, Crete Greece
    • Souda Airport, Chania Town, Crete Greece
    Ports
    • Heraklion Port Passenger Station, Leof. Nearchou, Iraklio 713 07, Greece
    • Rethymno Port Parking, Rethimno 741 00, Greece
    • Port of Souda, Ormos Soudas, Souda 732 00, Greece
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. Modern 3-seats Vehicle 4/26/2020 - 12/31/2021
    Monday - Sunday:07:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Minibus 9-seats VIP Class 4/26/2020 - 12/31/2021
    Monday - Sunday:07:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Modern 6-seats Vehicle 4/26/2020 - 12/31/2021
    Monday - Sunday:07:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Limo 3-seats Premium Class 4/26/2020 - 12/31/2021
    Monday - Sunday:07:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

9

Organised by Crete Private & Luxury Tours by Snami Travel

Activity ID: V-61532P12

More like this

Is this your business?

If this is your business, Claim Your Listing so you can manage and update your profile through our Business Portal.

Or you can improve this listing by Suggesting an Edit .