The “symphony of fine pink-white sand, turquoise water and gentle rose dunes looks like a magical dreamscape” as Lonely Planet described Elafonissi, can only slightly describe the breathtaking beauty of the island. A miniature-scale paradise awaits you within a walking distance from the shore, as the waters are so shallow even small children can walk to it!
The broader Chania region gives you more than one reasons to escape the urban scenery. One of these reasons lie on the top of the remote island of Gramvoussa. An impressive Venetian castle dating from the Medieval times, with an architecture slightly less breathtaking than the view of the Aegean Sea someone can enjoy from its top!
The White Mountains in West Crete are hosting one of the country’s natural wonders: The UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Samaria Gorge. Situated in the National Park os Samaria, welcomes its visitor with slightly demanding, but definitely rewarding 5 to 7-hour walk. And if you’re lucky enough, you might have the chance to see its famous Kri-Kri goat!
From vineyards and local family wineries to imposing natural landmarks, a mosaic of images and experiences awaits you to discover it.