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Pefki gorge is deep and narrow and would be difficult if people had not put in climbing aids.
Most of the walk is easy, well marked paths and reasonable footing, but... there are several spots where you need to clamber, scramble, climb ropes, use tree...More
this really is an excellent place to visit and is great for a bit of a scramble. As other reviewers have said. stout footwear is needed and caution whilst climbing. there are foot holds and ropes but its tricky in places. look for the red...More
Near to the village of Mithi,this beautiful gorge combines hiking in nature with mountaineering;short in length and easy to walk,it is crossed by the river Knopotamos and is defined by its rich vegetation and the small lakes that are created near the rocks ;
Others have described the trip clearly. The gorge was completely dry on October 1, 2018. We had all kinds of fun. One thing I will add is that Google Maps has a destination point for the parking area at the bottom of the gorge ("Sarakinas...More
We took the hike early September, which is probably the driest time you can get there, nonetheless a lovely hike to take at any time of the year. It is also not crowded with tourists like other more popular gorges in Crete, which makes the...More
We went on Sunday 29 July and it was hot! We decided to visit this gorge as it was not so long (only about 1.5km), however, it was tough going as there are some large boulders to navigate. Luckily my 12 year old son is...More
This summer I took some friends to Sarakina Gorge, on what I think i sno wmy 5th visit there. This time there was no water to be found at all - probably because we were later in the year in late August. This does reduce...More
Excellent hike. Definitely not a walk in the park though. Some climbing of rocks and passing through the water is required. I would advise to walk the Canyon upwards. This is one of those opportunities to exercise and experience beautiful nature