About Samaria Gorge Long Way
See Europes largest gorge about 18 kilometers-11 miles long and visit National Park a protected area of unbelievable natural beauty. Rich with many endemic flowers and herbs with crystal clear spring water from the mountains you only need to bring an empty bottle! Average walking time is 4-6 hours. There will be time for swimming and lunch at the Libyan Sea then a boat trip to Sougia or Chora Sfakion where the coach is waiting for you at the harbor ready to drive you back to the hotel. Itinerary - We start early in the morning to pick you up at the hotel and drive through the mountains to the plateau of Omalos. There we will take a 20-30 minute break. - Continue to the entrance of the gorge where the guide is ready with your tickets paid in advance on board the bus - Meet at Agia Roumeli to embark on the boat trip to Sougia or Chora Sfakion. - Arrival at the hotels at approximately 1930 to 2000. Available Languages - Greek English German French Includes - Guide - Transfers with new air-conditioned buses - Pick-up and drop off Excludes - Entrance fee to the gorge - Boat ticket - Meals and drinks - Personal expenses - Tips and gratuities - Optional activity costs Please Note - This tour is NOT recommended for Persons with a health problems such as heart disease breathing problems weakness or with weak knees pregnant women small children and the physically disabled. - Do not forget to bring a bottle of water which you can refill with spring water a hat and both salty and sweet snacks e.g. nuts and raisins. - Good hiking shoes are recommended. - Children under 5 years old are free of charge. Infants must ride on adults lap. - Entrance fee and boat ticket must be paid on the bus. - Departure times are estimates and may vary depending on pick-up location.