Lassithi Plateau

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Pricing Info:

Duration: 10 hours

Departs: Heraklion, Heraklion

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Have a great taste of real mainland Crete, its traditions, culture, tastes, and scenery. Enjoy a stunning drive and meet original people working and producing as their grandfathers. Let us introduce you to an authentic lifestyle, taste the pure products of Crete. Discover how beneficial the unspoiled nature is. Just a small hop away from, but a visit like stepping back in time.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

All Fees and Taxes

Bottled water

Private transportation


WiFi on board

What's Not Included

Entrance Fees to archaeological sites, museums, galleries etc.


Professional Tourist Guide Fees (to arcahaeological sites, museums, galleries etc.)

Traveler Information

  • TRAVELER: Age: 0 - 120

Additional Info

  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

One of the best-known features in Crete is its high-quality olive oil. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit an olive oil farm where you will get to know the procedure or olive oil production. Your hosts will also reveal the secrets of local herbs, how beneficial the olive oil is and useful tips about the local products.

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Kera Kardiotissa Monastery
Visit one of the most important monasteries on Crete associated with the miraculous icon of the Virgin Mary holding Jesus Christ in her arms on the side of her heart. Get to know the historical importance of this religious monument used during WW2 by the Greek Liberation Army.

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Ano Kera
Do not miss the Homo Sapiens Museum Theme Park visit. You will have the chance to get transported tens of thousands of year ago, back to the period of caves and following to all the periods of human evolution. The main focus of attention is the breathtaking views from up here.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Cave of Psychros
The mythical birthplace of Zeus monument of natural beauty with imposing stalactites and stalagmites.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Lassithi Plateau
Have a great taste of real mainland Crete, its traditions, culture, tastes, and scenery. Enjoy a stunning drive around Lassithi Villages. Its unspoiled natural setting and is the perfect place to introduce yourself to local tradition and adapt to the slow rhythm of the island.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

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