Trip idea in Greece

Exploring northern Crete (self-drive)


from £1,030 pp

(ex international flights)


8 days

Surrounded by the shimmering Mediterranean Sea, Crete, the biggest island of Greece, is a treasure land. Feel the freedom of exploring the island on-your-wheels following our customised guides & mobile app with detailed itineraries and places to visit. Highlights of this tour include: ➣ Experience the real Crete by exploring its most picturesque cities, breathtaking nature and worldwide top-listed beaches ➣ Discover the Palace of Knossos, the most important Minoan archaeological site ➣ Immerse yourself in Cretan hospitality by visiting family-run taverns and wineries and sampling organic local delicacies and wines ➣ Swim in the crystal-clear exotic waters of the paradise called Elafonisi and Falasarna beaches ➣ Time travel through layers of Crete’s history as you listen to the myths and tales of Chania Old Town Depending on your arrival entry, the following itinerary can be customised, starting from Heraklion or Chania airport.

We will tailor this trip to you. Change anything - from excursions to accommodation to places visited.

Create your trip

Day 1 - Heraklion

  • Transfer from Heraklion airport to your hotel
  • At leisure in Heraklion

Day 2 - Heraklion

  • Self-Drive to Knossos and the Wine Roads of Heraklion Region
Heraklion, Chania

Day 3 - Heraklion, Chania

  • Self-Drive from Heraklion to Chania through Rethymno Town and Rethymno Region

Day 4 - Chania

  • Self-drive to the mountainous Chania Region and the White Mountains

Day 5 - Chania

  • Self-drive to Falasarna and Elafonisi beaches

Day 6 - Chania

  • “Street Stories of Chania” 4 hour tour
  • Free evening in Chania
Chania, Heraklion

Day 7 - Chania, Heraklion

  • Self drive from Chania to Heraklion
  • Free evening in Heraklion

Day 8

  • Transfer from Heraklion city to Heraklion/Chania airport