Hiking the Samaria Gorge
the most famous gorge in Crete
altitude of 1230 m
At the altitude of 1230 m.
Located 4,000 feet above sea level. Enjoy a trek in the gorge on an excursion that begins with a pick-up in Paleochora and a drive to Omalos, in the White Mountains.
in to the Wild
Trek over rocks and stones, through a forest of thousand-year-old trees, along a river and by freshwater springs. Take in spectacular views of Crete’s most beautiful mountain range and see mountain goats roaming
At the end of the trek, visit the village of Agia Roumeli many taverns and shops. Late in the afternoon, board a boat for the trip from Agia Roumeli to Sfakia,
Most frequent questions and answers
Good trekking shoes or at least a sturdy pair of trainers
A water bottle which you can refill on the way.
Some food. There is no food inside the National Park
Raincoat if needed
Plasters for your blisters
Swimsuit and a towel (this is optional but a dive in the sea at the end of the walk is very refreshing )
You have to be physically fit to hike Samaria Gorge
This trek is not recommended for
children under the age of 6,
anyone with health problems
Sabine Travel specialize in Hiking Excursions with over 20 proven years of adventure travel experiences who have gained knowledge. Because of this, we bring more to your trekking experience.
Our bus drivers are friendly, approachable and helpful to every passenger who gets on our busses
with Excellent customer service skills and Strong commitment to safety
Starting at 07:30 you don’t need to wake up in the middle of the night