Duration 🌞 Full Day

Samaria, The Lazy Way! Full-Day Tour | Departure from Chania region


Every Monday from May till October


From Agia Marina, Agioi Apostoloi, Chania City, Gerani, Halepa, Kalamaki, Kolymbari, Maleme, Platanias, Stalos, Tavronitis


Duration 15 hours approximately


If you are tired of walking but want photos for you Insta-followers, If you do not feel like walking today but want to admire the terrific natural environment, If you want to live a superior experience without getting tired, then this excursion is made for you!


We will arrive around 7 o’clock in the morning and after a breakfast you will have the chance to photo-shoot the entrance of Samaria Gorge and admire the creation of the nature. The hiking escort will give you all necessary instructions and then he will enter the gorge with the rest of the group (you will meet again at Agia Roumeli). The driver will take you to the small village of Sougia where you embark on the boat to reach the village of Agia Roumeli which is the exit of the gorge of Samaria. You can walk until the exit of the gorge, to the “Iron Gates” or swim and have a lunch there until you meet with the rest of the group.


Indicative Time-Table:

05:20-06:10    Pick-up
07:30                Short stop at Omalos (1.200 m) – free time for breakfast
08:00                Departure from Omalos to Sougia
09:00                Departure from Sougia to Agia Roumeli by boat
10:00     Arrival at Agia Roumeli***
16:30Meet your guide at Agia Roumeli and get the ferry-boat tickets to Sougia
17:00-17:30     Departure from Agia Roumeli to Sougia
18:30                  Arrival to Sougia
20:00 – 20:30 Arrival at Chania

***Walk into the gorge up to the Iron Gates (optional with fee – not incldued) / Free time to eat, drink and swim

The timing of the program will be approximate, depending on traffic and weather conditions as well as the unexpected overcrowding.



Pick-up & Drop-off service (mainly from hotels at Agia Marina, Agioi Apostoloi, Chania City, Gerani, Halepa, Kalamaki, Kolymbari, Maleme, Platanias, Stalos, Tavronitis is provided. If pick up from your hotel is not possible you will be picked up from the closest pick up point)

Transport by air-conditioned luxury bus

Professional guide***

The guide will be with you until Omalos Plateau. You will meet again at Agia Roumeli with the rest of the group.


Not Included:

OPTIONAL & UPON REQUEST Pick-up and drop-off service from/to Kalyves area +10€ per person with a minimun number of 4 people – Paid upon booking

Round-trip boat tickets from Agia Roumeli to Sougia (18€ per person) – Paid on the bus in cash

OPTIONAL Entrance fee to the gorge (5€ per person) – Paid on the spot in cash



Children up to 4 years old free of charge and travelling on parents’ lap

Children 5 – 12 years old 50% discount


Cancellation policy:

For cancellation up to 2 days prior to arrival no cancellation fees

For cancellations 1 day prior to arrival 100% cancellation fees

Non-show 100% cancellation fees



  1. For bookings 2 days before departure please contact us in order to check availability!
  2. Please provide fullname, telephone number (country code included), e-mail and accommodation details (hotel name & address) upon booking.
  3. Please arrive on time to the given pick-up point. Unfortunately, there is no option to wait for latecomers. In case of delay, missed pick-up, missed departure time, no refunds.
  4. The travel agency reserves the right to alter or cancel any tour due to adverse weather conditions or insufficient passengers number or force majeure 12 hours prior to departure time with a notification to the traveler.


Upon booking you will receive from us in a separate mail your activity’s voucher with specific pick-up details (please check your spam folder as well)


For clarifications please send us a mail at online@travelid.gr or contact us at +30 2810 335 227

We are at your disposal from Monday to Friday 09:00 am till 20:00 pm and Saturday 09:00 till 15:00 pm