Booking for : Visit the Unique Lassithi Plateau‼️ Departure from Rethymno

Visit the Unique Lassithi Plateau‼️ Departure from Rethymno

    Tour Details

    Every Saturday from June till October

    Duration 10 hours / Stay in Fodele approximately 45 minutes/ Stay in Dicteon Cave approximately 1 hour / Stay in Tzermiado appoximately 2 hours / Stay in Kera monastery approximately 45 minutes

    Lasithi Plateau is one of the few areas in the Mediterranean with permanent inhabitants at an altitude over 800 meters. It is surrounded by the Dikti Mountains and 18 quaint villages, which still retain the atmosphere of another era. You can admire the remaining famous windmills and the venetian ditches, the drainage system of the Plateau.Here you can visit the Dictean Cave with the fantastic stalactites and stalagmites, where according to the myth the father of the Greek ancient Gods, Zeus, was born.

    Tzermiado, the capital of the villages on the plateau, will amaze you with its natural beauty, it’s traditional architecture and its breathtaking views. Here you can take pictures of the wonderful landscape, rest for a while and enjoy your lunch in one of the local taverns.

    Our last stop is at the historical monastery of Kera Kardiotissa, a monastery inhabited and run by nuns, which is located in an idyllic landscape. Here you can admire the miraculous icon of Virgin Mary, plenty of frescoes and a variety of other icons, dating back to the 14th century.

    Indicative Time-Table:

    09:15    Arrival in Fodele

    10:00    Departure from Fodele

    12:00    Arrival in Dicteon Cave

    13:00    Departure from Cave

    13:05     Arrival in Tzermiado

    15:00    Departure from Tzermiado

    15:15    Arrival in Monastery of Kera

    16:00    Departure from Monastery

    17:30    Arrival in Bali

    18:00    Arrival in Rethimno

    18:30    Arrival in Georgioupolis

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


    Hotel pick-up and drop-off (Pick up mainly from hotels in Georgioupolis, Rethimno, Bali 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 coach

    Professional Guide

    Not included:

    ❌ Entrance fee to Dicteon Cave optional (6€ per person) – Paid on the spot in cash

    ❌Entrance fee to Monastery of Kera optional (2€ per person) – Paid on the spot in cash

    ❌Food – Drinks – Personal expenses


    Children up to 3 years old, free of charge and travelling on parents’ lap

    Children from 4 till 11 years old, 50% discount on tour rate

    Cancellation Policy

    For cancellations up to 2 days prior to departure date, no cancellation  fees

    For cancellations 1 day prior to departure date, 100% cancellation fees

    Non-Show, 100% cancellation fees

    Important notes:

    1. 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.
    2. 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.

    Upon reservation, our partners will contact you in order to receive your Voucher which includes your pick-up point and time info. Please be aware that you will have to bring the Voucher with you during the trip.

    For any further clarification, please feel free to contact us.

          Book now through our website or contact us for more information at 0030 2810 335227 or send us a mail at online@travelid.gr

    Additional Info

    • Duration : 🌞 Full Day
    • Price from: €30 per person
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