Explore the White Mountains of Crete

Combine a unique wine tasting, in one of the most famous vineyards of Crete, with the history and the traditions of the Island and find out all about the lifestyle of a Cretan shepherd by exploring an original shepherd’s hut.Arriving at the Vineyard, you will learn everything there is to know about the production of Cretan wines before proceeding to the winery and the underground cellars.The amazing off-road adventure starts after climbing up the White Mountains and passing through Meskla village which is situated under plane trees, beside the river Keritis. On the way up to the shepherd’s “Mitato” you will enjoy the magnificent panoramic view of northern Crete.Arriving at Therisso and working up an appetite we visit a small traditional tavern where we will be welcomed by the owner, to introduce us to Cretan cuisine with plenty of food, wine and warm Cretan hospitality. A small rocky road will lead you up to trip’s highest point 1350 meters in altitude, where you will find out all about the lifestyle of a shepherd and explore his original Shepherd's hut "Mitato". There will be free time for taking photos and exploring the area. On your way back you will pass through the amazing gorge of Therisso that will lead you to the city of Chania.


Price Includes

  • Hotel pick up and drop off.

  • Multi-language group guide-drivers.

  • Special Equipped Land Rover Defenders.

  • Entrance fees for the winery tour and tasting.

  • Lunch with traditional Cretan food and wine.

  • A visit to an original shepherd’s hut “Mitato”.

  • Liability Insurance and local Taxes.

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