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Margarites Arkadi Patsos provided by Eco Events

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Margarites Arkadi Patsos

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Ελεϋθερίου Βενιζέλου 39
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  • 1
    Monastery of Arkadi
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    St. Anthony Gorge (Gorge of Patsos)
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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You'll end at
Ελεϋθερίου Βενιζέλου 39
Ελεϋθερίου Βενιζέλου 39, Rethymno 741 00, Greece
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Important Information
Departure Point
Ελεϋθερίου Βενιζέλου 39, Rethymno 741 00, Greece
6–8 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Entry/Admission - Margarites Gorge
  • Entry/Admission - Monastery of Arkadi
  • Entry/Admission - St. Anthony Gorge (Gorge of Patsos)
  • Extra charge if the pickup is not in Rethymno district
  • The guide will not enter with you in the Monastery of Arcadi
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Jasmin wrote a review Jul 2019
5 contributions
I took this trip with my mother on our visit to Crete and it really was a highlight. Our lovely guide Vincent was an excellent careful driver, and even though air con was an option we drove with the windows down so that we could smell the beautiful thyme/pine/herb-y mountain air
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Date of experience: July 2019
Jeff G. wrote a review Jul 2019
New York City, New York19 contributions3 helpful votes
Excellent guide. Provided lots of detail about not only the places we visited, but Cretan culture as well. Had good connections in Margarites, so we were able to watch a local potter create new products and he then answered our questions. Arkadi was fascinating historically. The
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Date of experience: May 2019
DaveSuzanne wrote a review May 2019
Daly City, California9 contributions3 helpful votes
This was a tour beyond all expectations. Part of our afternoon was to hike a gorge, but late rains the gorge under a foot of water. Kostas contacted us early with his proposed changes: We visited a goat herder, and his wife, a bee keeper who made Thyme Cretan honey in the
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Date of experience: May 2019
Gary W wrote a review Jan 2019
3 contributions5 helpful votes
Kostas reached out to connect a few days prior to the private tour so he could get to know us and personalize the experience. He was extremely knowledgeable and offered great suggestions based on our input, which made it an extraordinary experience. We started with a local
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Date of experience: December 2018
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By: Eco Events
Worth the Time!
Hara was my guide she was very flexible and adjusted the experience based on things I had already done in the city.
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Highly recommended
We had a wonderful time in Rethymno with Alia, our tour guide – the walking tour was informative and interesting, a
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I try to do food tours everywhere because I feel it’s a good way to get to know a culture. It ended up just being m
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Sudhir G
Car Rental Amazing Service
Amazing service and very friendly and flexible people. The people who helped us with the rental were super friendl
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Absolutely recommended!
We did the Rethymno gastronomy tour yesterday and had a blast! The food was really tasty and you get tons of inform
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Fabulous wine tasting....
What a great tour... we had a wine tasting at Dourakis Winery.... gorgeous setting and friendly staff. Perfect amo
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Amazing Sites
Our first visit to Crete, and we could not have picked a better day tour! Kanakis Olive Mill was fantastic and Dour
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Fun and personal tour
Hara took us around and she was really nice, friendly and knowledgeable. We did the wine an olive oil tour and tast
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Interesting and tasty wine and olive oil tour and tasting
Hara was a great host who drove us from Rethymnon to visit a winery and olive oil factory for a tour and tasting of
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Spyros M
Rent a car
Stelios, what a great and friendly guy. Not only he gave me a great car at the best price, with last minute notice,
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Amazing Food, Incredible Time
My fiancé and I love to do cooking classes when we travel to get accustomed to the local cuisine. We found this cla
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Excellent Experience!
We had such a wonderful experience on our wine and oil olive oil tour! In the morning, we were greeted by Hara who
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Daphne Z
Tour was a great success!
We had an amazing day. We did the wine tasting and olive oil factory visit. We also went to a restaurant to taste a
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Jenia R
great experience, individual approach
Being in Crete, and not seeing an olive factory? We asked everywhere and no one offered it. Ran into this company,
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JoAnn D
Best tour ever!
From my first email inquiry to schedule our tours, to our first day meeting Hara, our tour guide, we were so please
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Key Details
  • Duration: 6–8 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, French
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