The Stone Roads
Why take this tour?
We begin at Agios Nikolaos and after just 10 km, we arrive at Elounda. This renowned tourist destination boasts luxury hotels, numerous taverns and restaurants, recreation facilities and a landscape of unparalleled beauty. (Films that were shot in the area: Moon spinner, Who pays the ferryman, The island)We visit the submerged ancient city of Olous (mosaic floor - early Christian Basilica). You may take photos of the bay of Elounda, the Venetian channel, the windmills and the saltpans.On our way to Cape Aforesmenos we will be overlooking the historic island of Spinalonga that initially was a Venetian (subsequently Ottoman) fortress - base and in the 20th century it served as a leper colony. It is the second most visited monument in Crete, second only to the Palace of Knossos and it has been nominated for inscription on the UNESCO World Heritage List.The visit to the island of Spinalonga is optional!As we continue our journey, we come across traditional villages with kind-hearted people
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Things to know
Before you book
Duration: 5-6 hours
Mobile tickets accepted
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Safari Crete Experience
We organize Outdoor Activities and we provide Land Rover Discovery Jeep for on/off road safari experience and Excursions. Mini van and mini buses for road trips and transfers.
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