Tavri Refuge - Askifou - East Apokoronas

Askifou Plateau
Askifou from west side
Askifou from east side
Askifou in winter time
Niatos to Trikoukia
Niatos PLateau
The nature at Niatos
Tavri refuge
Off road to Vatoudiari
View to the North
Pajero in action
Close to Agio Mama area on the rocks!
Vrisses
Wine tasting, a visit to the eastern mountain refuge on "Lefka Ori", Cretan traditional flavors combined with local wine, an off road adventure in a landscape where the element of mountain farming is dominant. A cup of coffee in the afternoon will take you back to the memories created all day.

Join us, the Jeep Safari adventure begins!

Chania - Vrisses - Alikambos: Let’s visit the "Dourakis" winery, the cellar, and have a wine tasting tour accompanied with Cretan tastes.
Askifou - Tavri Refuge - Niatos Plateau: In Askifou the wild landscape is a typical example of Sfakia villages. Just a few kilometers southwest of Askifou is the eastern refuge on "Lefka Ori", named "Tavri" and "Niatos" plateau, where you can see the peaks "Fanari" and "Kastro" in a height close to 2250 meters.
Imbros: Time for lunch! The area is well known for it’s traditional tasty Cretan cuisine. Let’s eat!
Askifou - Vatoudiaris - Emprosneros: Continue our off road Jeep Safari adventure, it is easy for you to capture local culture and understand shepherd's hard way of life. There are frequent stops to admire nature and take pictures as the mountain’s landscape beauty is memorable.
Vrisses:Let’s have a last stop in one of the most historical villages in "Apokoronas" county. Enjoy the flavor of a nice cup of coffee or have some yogurt is a good idea while we rest.
During the guided safari tour you will be informed about life in Cretan villages, olives pick, olive oil production, cheese production, honey production, distillation of "raki" - "tsikoudia", and Cretan cuisine, culture, history and tradition.
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Price includes: Liability insurance and local taxes, entrance fee for the winery tasting accompanied with Cretan tastes, tour in 7 seat Mitsubishi Pajero, English speaking guide - driver, lunch with traditional food and wine, coffee or orange juice.
Items to bring: bottle of water, sunglasses, hat, sun cream, a jacket (depending on the weather conditions). Sport or hiking shoes recommended.
Remember to inform us if you or another member of your group is vegetarian or if there is a food allergy. If you do, we may arrange a different menu for them.
This adventure is not recommended for people, with mobility problems, suffering from car sickness, and don’t like being in bumpy roads and in persons with fear of heights.
If you need more information about this tour, call us or send us an email.

schedule
Schedule
Whole Year Round
On Request
duration
Adventure Duration
9-10 Hours
distance
Distance
155 Km
altitude
Altitude
1250 meters
price
Prices
Over 12 years old
100€
8-12 years old
70€
The prices are for group participation (min 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children)
Pick up Places and Times
Upon Request

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