Duration:4 to 4:30 hr
Therisso Gorge is characterized by amazing Natural Wild Beauty!
The gorge, which lies on the foot of the White Mountains (“Lefka Ori”) of Crete, has steep slopes, which are a magnet for rock climbers from all over the world! When we drive through the gorge,at the and,we visit the beautiful village of Therisso and take a 45-minute break.There if you want you can order and tasty traditional Cretan dishes!(not included in the cost of the tour). Therisso is small picturesque village,which had an active role in the struggle for the independence of Crete from the Ottomans and its reunion with Greece. It was here that the historical Therisso Revolution took place in the beginning of the 20th century.
In our break we can also visit the Historical and Folklore Museum that was established in 1985 and is hosted in the building that was used as headquarters of Eleftherios Venizelos, as well as the Museum of National Resistance, where are being exhibited many relics and photos from the period of the National Resistance of 1941-1945. Therisso Gorge starts about six kilometers north of Therisso village, and it continues for several kilometers to the south of the village, along the road that leads to the small village Zourva.
Ιf you really want to see the Rare Beauty of Nature, then this tour is for you!!!
The meeting point is at our business location – on the main road PEO Kissamou Chanion 73 in Agia Marina, Chania. Alternatively, we provide hotel pick-up upon request.