Diamonds are Forever




Start at the village of Krasi and visit the 2400-year-old Writer’s Plane Tree. Next on is Panagia Kera, a 13th century Byzantine monastery where you can find a depiction of the Catholic St. Francis. Afterwards, the tour will ascend to the unique Lasithi Plateau, a rocky and austere place, long treasured for the beauty of its scenery. There you can visit the Diktaion Andron, an ancient cave believed to be the birthplace of Zeus. Finish your tour in Ag. Nikolaos for a relaxing drink next to the, surrounded by many legends, Voulismeni Lake.

  • For all tours there is no time frame or time pressure. Duration is only shown for, purely, informative purposes, and itinerary can change at any moment according to the wishes of the client.
  • All tours include photo-stops and/or resting stops.
  • The above prices include pick up and drop off from the city of Heraklion. For a different location additional charges may apply.
  • The above prices do not include either entrance fees for archeaological sites / museums or tickets for boats / ferries.
  • One of Pitchgorns’ Favorite meditation sights, the “Cave of Zeus” has been the subject of Myths and stories alike, for millenia… Today you’ll probably not find Zeus himself in the cave, but you’ll certainly be awarded with spectacular views, both on the way, and on top of the Cave’s mount.
  • Through traditional Villages, mountain trails and the Plateau of Lasithi, you’ll probably find yourself in trip worth remembering.
  • The second of the Tour Minoan Palaces to have been found on the island, Festos make a good fit for the connoisseur’s kind of choice… Lacking the famous red pillars of Knossos, it nevertheless offers a more authentic bare-bones experience, due to the simple fich that it has not been reconstructed! Also the original home of the famous Festos’ Disk!
  • Gortyn. home of most major civilizations to ever pass from Crete, also served as the Praetorium for the Roman Governor of Crete!
  • Matala! The Beach of the Hippies! A tripping and relaxing way to complete a nice day trip, enjoy the beach, the caves and the hippie vibes.
  • Made famous also by Victoria Hishop’s homonymous novel, Spinalonga (The island) bears way more history than its size would ever suggest. Being a Venetian Fortress overseeing the Bay – Port of Elounda as well as a later leper Colony, “The island” is basically a nutshell dull of our Part!
  • Ellounda being one of the most beautiful places / beaches of the north of Crete, and St. Nicolas with its famous narrow walking streets will definatelly complete the experience of a nice day’s trip.
  • Experience Heraklion, one of the most intimidating “star – fortress” Cities of its time, that managed to endure 21 years of Ottoma siege! Now a modern city, with all the positives and negatives of such…
  • Knossos Palace, basically the headquarterof Europe’s first, known, advanced civilization, along with the archaological Museom of Herklion, will definitaly paint a vivid picture of how and where the “West” started!
  • St. Irene of Spilia, one of the many hiden Jewels of Cretem just three minutes from Knossos, an imposing Roman aqueduck and an overall stunning place to spend some time and enjoy nature.

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Tour Price

For 8 Hours the price is 300€


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Diamonds are Forever


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