Land Rover Safari Secrets of South Crete

Viannos Village-Kavousi Gorge-Richtra Waterfall
8 hours

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Weekly Schedule


With this Jeep Safari to the South of Crete, we explore unique traditional villages, we visit folklore museums, we admire breathtaking views over the mountains, experience the wild beauty of the Cretan mountains with the beautiful canyons, we take pictures of the unique beauty of the waterfall and relax in the calm blue sea of ​​calm blue waters Southern Crete

Viannos Village

Starting from your hotel we visit the traditional village Viannos. Here we can get acquainted with the architecture of the last century and the truly traditional way of life of the residents of Crete. We will have the opportunity to visit the unique beauty museum of Viannos and have our coffee under the perennial huge plane tree.

Jeep Safari to South Crete

Then we climb up a beautiful off road to reach an altitude of 850 meters at Kavoussi where the view we get will be unique. In front of us is the amazing beauty of Kavousi Canyon and besides the amazing view we will have the chance to see close up and take a picture of the vultures of Crete. It is the best location for great photos. Going downhill we reach the one and only point of Crete where we can see the meeting of two canyons that lead to the RICΗTRA waterfall which we will visit closely. The flow of waterfall is very intense during May and becomes slightly weaker from June to October.

Then we arrive at SKOUROS beach where we will have the opportunity to enjoy our swim for about 45 minutes in crystal clear and turquoise waters. Finishing our swim, we will have lunch at an amazing tavern with full lunch and unlimited wine and water. Full of pictures through a beautiful route we return to the hotel having done so much in just one day.

Distance: 165Km

Altitude: 800m

Pick-Up Locations

The Jeep Safari to South Crete is conveniently offered from a multitude of locations across Crete.  Visitors staying in Hersonissos (Chersonissos), Koutouloufari, Piskopiano, Malia, Stalida (Stalis), Anissaras, Agkisaras, Analipsi, Gouves, Gournes, Kokkini Hani, Karteros, Heraklion, Ammoudara, and Agia Pelagia can easily partake in this experience.  For better understanding of our pick up points please visit the following page: Pick Up Points. Please note that cause of the size of the page the list is only visible on big screens.


We are very careful with our pricing. We dislike hidden extras. What you read is what you get. If you need further information please contact us. The Jeep Safari Secrets of the South price is €70 for an adult, and €50 for a child between the age of 4 to 11.99 years old. Infants are free.

Important Information


07:45 – 08:30: Jeep safari departure. Pick up from your hotel
Stop: Pottery Factory
Stop: Traditional olive oil factory.  Enjoy an olive oil tour and oil tasting.
Stop: The village of Viannos.
Stop: Kavousi Gorge.
Stop: Richtra Waterfall.
Stop: Skouros Beach.
16:00 – 17:00: Jeep safari arrival back.

Different timetables apply for pickups in different areas like Hersonissos, Heraklion, Ammoudara, Kokkini Hani, Gouves, Analipsi, Anissaras, Stalida, and Malia. Our Customer Service will provide you with the correct timing and a google map pin point for its exact location.

Days and Languages

Monday: English, French, German.

Wednesday: English, French, German.

Friday: English, French, German.


✅ Hotel pick up & drop off area: Heraklion, Hersonisos, Analipsi, Anissaras, Gournes, Gouves, Heraklion, Kokkini Hani, Koutouloufari, Malia, Piskopiano, Stalis, Ammoudara.

✅ Transportation by modern Land Rover jeeps.

✅ Lunch is included in the price.

The meal is not predetermined, but during the journey after driver’s question, can each choose his lunch. For example, there are vegetarians, as there are people who do not eat pork and so on.

So everybody can choose the meal they wish.

Food menu includes:

4-5 first dishes

Main dish



Raki and unlimited wine

✅ Professional tour guide/driver (live).

✅ Insurance cover.

✅ Printed or mobile tour vouchers accepted.

✅ Easy cancellation (Cancel up to 48 hours prior to departure time and receive a full refund).


❌ Entrance Tickets to Archaeological Sites or Places of Interest.

Not Suitable

This Jeep Safari is designed with entertainment and safety in mind; however, it’s important to note that it may not be suitable for individuals with walking difficulties. The terrain, which includes various pathways and steps, could pose challenges for those with mobility issues.

What to Bring With You

Must Bring:

Comfortable walking shoes with rubber soles for good grip.

A hat, sunglasses, and sun cream.

Land Rover Safari Secrets of South Crete