Self Guided Holidays on Crete
Here at We Love Crete we have had many questions from independent travellers about what to do in a short time in the west or east of the island... these ebooks have evolved out of the questions from travellers who love Crete....
An independent exploration through the fascinating island of Crete is made easier by our very own travel ebooks, with the following routes:
Spend more time on the island, bundle the two guides together and spend at least 10 Days exploring Crete by Car or Motorcycle...
Either of the short itineraries can be expanded; each guide has suggestions of alternative routes and extra activities.
Those independent travellers on a budget will want to use local transport:
Save money and get around easily on the local buses, a flexible route with loads of travel tips. Flexible itinerary for 5 or 7 or 10 days - you decide.
West of Crete - by Car
guide has suggestions from Anastasi, Apostoli and Katia and includes
wine-tasting, visits to archaeological sites, organic fresh food at
local tavernas, visits to historic sites, tiny mountain villages,
country roads, old Venetian townships, great beaches and plenty of space
away from crowds, to discover the real Crete.
5 Days in the West of Crete – by Car or Motorcycle includes a live-link map, accommodation suggestions, details about the whole island and Greek names for those pesky road signs (written in Greek)!
East of Crete - by Car
This travel guide with contributions from Anastasi, Apostoli and Katia includes visits to archaeological sites, traditional Cretan cuisine at local tavernas, visits to historic sites, tiny mountain villages, country roads, isolated beaches, the only palm forest in Europe and again, provides route choice away from the madding crowd, to explore authentic Cretan life.
5 Days in the East of Crete by Car or Motorcycle includes a live-link map, detailed history of the regions, accommodation suggestions, and the names of all the towns and villages in Greek script.
West of Crete - by Bus
Travel for 5 or 7 or 10 Days in the West of Crete by Bus with these handy tips making it easier to enjoy your independence and keep your budget low.
See Knossos, Heraklion, Rethymnon and the historic Arkadi Monastery. Visit the long wide beach of Georgioupolis and the narrow laneways of Chania Old Town, then decide with our guidance how you want to visit the south coast of Chania and see the remote beaches, including Elafonisi Beach and protected natural zone.
Links to bus information, tips on buses in Crete, all you need to get on your way tomorrow for your unforgettable holidays on Crete...
This ebook includes a live-link map, detailed options on how to visit Samaria Gorge,
accommodation suggestions, and the names of the towns and villages
in Greek script.
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