Crete Day Trips

When choosing a private excursion in Crete, the options are virtually endless.

Whether you're travelling with friends or family, there is something for everyone on Crete.

You can book excursions that are tailored to suit your interests and suitability.

Day trip to Balos

Day trip to Balos

Balos is one of the beaches of Crete that you should go see, let alone swim in its beautiful crystal clear emerald waters.
Knossos Palace

Knossos Palace and Archaeological Museum

The Knossos palace is located 5 kilometers southeast of the town of Heraklion and is built on the hill of Kefala with easy access to the sea as well as the main town of the capital.
Venetian Fortress of Koules – Heraklion city center

Venetian Fortress of Koules – Heraklion city center

Koules is the name of the sea fortress that dominates the port of Heraklion and is one of the most important sights of the city that when viewed from above resembles the face of a horse.
Lassithi Plateau

Lassithi Plateau

A unique place in the whole history-mythology of Crete is the cave Diktaion Andron in the village of Psychro which is considered one of the most important internationally known caves.
Preveli – Spili

Preveli – Spili

Preveli Beach which is known as “Palm Forest” and it is near to the despotic monastery of Preveli at the gorge estuary “Kourtalitiko”.
Vai – Kato Zakros – Xerokampos

Vai – Kato Zakros – Xerokampos

The palm forest covers an area of 250 acres where you can walk it and take wonderful photos creating a wonderful album of memories ...
Spinaloga – Elounda – Agios Nikolaos

Spinaloga – Elounda – Agios Nikolaos

Spinalonga or otherwise known as “The Island” by the international best seller of the British author Victoria Hislop who with a sneak peek at an image.
Samaria Gorge

Samaria Gorge

The Gorge of Samaria is about 17 km long and took its name from the small Byzantine church, built-in 1379 and named Osia Maria which is located in the middle of the gorge.
Elafonisi Beach

Elafonisi Beach

Elafonisi means island of deer, and in fact in Venetian maps (15th century) it is referred to as Curvi (deer) probably because of the existence of deer on the island in the past.

Private Excursions with a driver

If you're looking for adventure, there are many excursions that are focused on exploring Crete's natural landscape and rich biodiversity.

If you're looking for something a bit more relaxing, there are plenty of excursions that focus on visiting cultural sites, such as churches and monasteries.

There are also excursions that focus on Crete's rich history, like exploring the remains of the ancient Minoan civilization.

No matter what your interests are, there is an excursion waiting for you in Crete—you only need to book with us—and we’ll set up everything for you.

What to Expect from a Private Excursion

A private excursion in Crete is the perfect way to explore Crete and enjoy a stress-free holiday.

With a private guide, you can explore at your own pace and visit the sites that are most important to you.

You can choose to visit ancient sites, take a tour of the coastline, or explore the local culture and customs.

With a private excursion, you can get up close and personal with the locals, learn about their culture and customs, and truly experience the beauty of Crete.

You can book a private excursion that is tailored to suit your interests and suitability and we’ll take you there.

A private excursion will ensure you enjoy the very best of Crete.

Exploring Ancient Sites

Exploring ancient sites, such as Knossos, is the perfect way to explore the history of Crete.

Knossos is one of the most important archaeological sites in Crete and was once the center of the Minoan civilization.

You can explore the site and learn about the people who once inhabited the area.

You can also visit the nearby archaeological museum, where you can learn about the history of Crete and its people.

Discovering the Coastline

Exploring the coastline of Crete is the perfect way to experience the natural beauty of the island.

There are also a number of nearby archaeological sites that you can explore.

Exploring the Local Culture

Exploring the local culture of Crete is the perfect way to learn more about the island's history and rich heritage.

There are a number of museums that are dedicated to the history of Crete, including the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion, the Old Fortress of Hania, and the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion.

There are also many churches and monasteries in Crete that are worth exploring.

Exploring Hidden Gems

There are a number of hidden gems in Crete that are best discovered on a private excursion.

You can also explore the stunning Agia Irini Beach, which is one of the most famous beaches in Crete.

You can also explore the Heraklion Archaeological Museum, where you can learn about the history of Crete.

Meeting the Locals

One of the best ways to truly experience Crete is to meet the locals.

You can visit a local farm and learn about the way the locals grow their crops and harvest their produce.

You can also visit a vineyard and sample some of Crete's finest wines.

You can also explore the local markets and sample the fresh produce, baked goods, and spices that make Crete so special.

You can also learn about the local culture by taking part in a folklore show.

You can watch a traditional dance, hear a local folktale, or even get involved in dancing yourself!

It's truly the best way to experience Crete and learn about its unique culture.