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Crossing the White Mountains of Crete and Svourihti Refuge

Just a few kilometers away from Chania the mountains await us, in a surprising route at the northwest side of the White Mountains. They are vast, enormous and only by crossing them will you be able to comprehend their bulk...

Our route starts from the Chania plain and after passing through the heart of the orangery’s, taste the delicious citrus fruit, we reach beautiful Zourva.

Our hike starts from there, on an easy tail in a forest of wild cypress and pine trees.

As we climb higher the wilderness of the scenery becomes more and more interesting with intense variations and an amazing view being constantly present.

Before even getting tired we will enjoy our beverage at a forest clearing and we will start our way back on a route full of surprises as we will cross the historic Therissos Gorge admiring the tall cliffs on our left and right.

We will be back in Chania at early afternoon.

The trip is ideal for experienced climbers who look for a unique experience beyond the ordinary, Climbing teams and companies. The trip has a trekking distance 8-9 hours in two days and guided stops for everyone´s convenience. Overnight Sleep at Svourihti Refuge.

In order to arrange lunch with vegetarian alternatives, information is required upon reservation. That also counts for any kind of food allergy, and only when possible to find suitable alternatives.

Above mentioned prices are for group participation. If you wish to book your own Jeep for a private Jeep Safari tour with only your family or perhaps colleagues, we will be happy to give you prices and ideas for a memorable tour. Please don't hesitate to contact us for a unique offer.

Booking Options

  • phone: , +30 6955857178
  • E-mail: info@destinationcrete.gr
    (*) Please include in your message, Activity/Package Name: Crossing the White Mountains of Crete and Svourihti Refuge
Use the contact details above OR please fill out the following form to contact us regarding availability for this activities package. We will make every effort to contact you within 24 hours.
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Crossing the White Mountains of Crete and Svourihti Refuge

Details

Type
Hiking, Jeep/4X4/Motorbike
Activities
Hiking, Trekking,Jeep (4X4) Safari,Adventure
Tags
White Mountains, Therissos Gorge, Svourihti Refuge
location
Chania inland, Chania
Languages
Greek, English

Prices & Rates (per person/per group)

Indicative Price (Total)
€260 per person
Indicative Price (Daily)
€260 per person
Costs

€250 (Ages 15 end up)

(*) Above mentioned price is for group participation.

Difficulty Level & Required Equipment

Difficulty Level
3 (Moderate)
Difficulty Level Notes

This trip is not recommended for people suffering from car sickness, fear of heights or bumpy roads, disabled people or people with mobility problems, children under 15 years old or for any children & adults who for some reason could have issues joining a Jeep and trekking tour.

Don’t forget your climbing equipment for example trekking shoes, water flask, walking sticks, flashlight, sleeping bag, camera, sun protection, jacket, swimsuit and a towel etc.

During Spring April or May snow may exist in our route so be prepared with all the necessary equipment.

The trip is ideal for experienced climbers who look for a unique experience beyond the ordinary, Climbing teams and companies.

The trip has a trekking distance 8-9 hours in two days and guided stops for everyone´s convenience. Overnight Sleep at Svourihti Refuge.

Duration/Timetable & Pick up Services

Duration
2 days
Notes

Pickup times: 7:30 - 8:00
Tour starts: 8:00
Duration: 2 days

Walking duration: 8-10 hours (2 days)
Driving distance: 205 km

On Request
Yes
Schedule

Summer Season (1/4 - 1/11): On Request

Services

All inclusive
Yes
Included Services
  • Hotel pick up and drop off.
  • Multi-language group guide-drivers.
  • Special Equipped Land Rover Defenders.
  • Certified mountain guide.
  • Snacks, refuge dinner, coffee, tea, light lunch.
  • Accommodation in Svourihti Refuge 2200 meters.
  • Liability Insurance and local Taxes.
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Terms & Conditions

Terms & conditions

Our partner reserves the right to make minor changes in the program when this is considered necessary, for example in case of unfavorable weather conditions. This can be done without prior notice.

Reservations must be made in advance, no later than 24 hours before departure. A cancellation must be done 48 hours before departure. In case of later cancellations, no refund will be made from Our partner.

If a tour is cancelled due to few participants or bad weather conditions, Our partner will refund 100% of made payments.

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