Tours and Tickets

Up the gorge and down the mountain: The wilderness of the Cretan mountains provided by Forage Crete

Reserve Now & Pay Later

Up the gorge and down the mountain: The wilderness of the Cretan mountains

Save
Share
Select Date and Travellers
From
AU$202.53
Date
2 adults
Options
Reserve Now & Pay Later
Low Price Guarantee
Overview
- Wild life refuge within the Psiloritis Natural Park, a UNESCO Geopark - Medium difficulty circular route (400m ascent) - Stunning views of the Amari valley - Small groups (up to 10 people) - Led by a biologist and a local from the area
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Marina of Rethymno
    Marina of Rethymno, Greece
    See address & details
  • 1
    Mount Ida
    Stop: 5 hours
    Walking in a gorge and a mountain side.
    Read more
  • You'll end at
    Marina of Rethymno
    Marina of Rethymno, Greece
    See address & details
+
Important Information
Departure Point
Marina of Rethymno, Greece
Duration
8h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
Exclusions
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • 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 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Reviews

Write a review
What was your experience like?
Share your best travel photo
Let the world see your experience through your eyes.
Get quick answers
Ask fellow travellers and attraction managers your top questions.
About the operator

This tour has not yet been reviewed, but you can read what other travellers have to say about this operator.

By: Forage Crete
Lordilaura
00
Exclusive experience
Professional and friendly quiding into wildgreens, Cretan lifestyle and mountains. I warmly recommend!
Read more
HarrietO1804
00
Fun and informative day foraging in the Cretan mountains
We had a brilliant day on Forage Crete's Mochos tour. Haris was an excellent and knowledgeable guide - he's wonderf
Read more
Roland M
00
Amazing and unique tour of Cretan botany
My partner and I did a tour with Forage Crete which we really enjoyed. Haris is a great host with excellent knowled
Read more
billyrodlo
00
Wonderful, intimate experience
My family and I (a mother of 59 years, three children aged 20-25) did the Mochos tour and had a wonderful time. T
Read more
Fátima S
00
An authentic taste of Crete
We spent our first full day in Crete with Haris doing two hiking routes, collecting yummy greens, enjoying the beau
Read more
Mike B
00
Fascinating Bucolic Experience
Having stayed in Heraklion for extended periods of time, I will first say that I found my day in the peaceful Creta
Read more
mid214
00
Hiking on a mountain to learn about the plant species in Crete was a highlight of my trip
In my initial contact, I told Haris my primary interest was in identifying woody and herbaceous plant species in ea
Read more
Bruno M
00
Beautiful Cretan experience
We went to a beautiful and very informative walk in the countryside where we gathered and tasted some wild plants.
Read more
Candy M
00
A memorable experience with the best host, Haris
This is truly a memorable experience that one must try when in Crete. The drive up to Mochos Village, the walk thro
Read more
luisgui
00
Great host with great food
This is a must do in Crete. Harrys, the host, is genuine and well versed. His homy dishes will come with an explana
Read more
Ben L
00
Amazing cultural experience in nature
After reading Natural Born Heroes (amazing book by Chris McDougall), we were very excited to set up a foraging tour
Read more
walliserops
00
Fantastic and informative day with Forage Crete
My partner and I had a great day in the countryside with Forage Crete. We spent a morning foraging near Mt Juktas,
Read more
Susan H
00
A fun, informative and authentic experience.
We had an entertaining day out with Haris, wandering the hills and valleys surrounding his grandmother's village of
Read more
Juliabradford
00
A lovely day!
Haris is so knowledgeable about the 100s of wild herbs and plants on Crete. Hanging out in his yai yai’s house whil
Read more
eirini v
00
Great experience!
Joined an excursion this October, gathered herbs and infused olive oil with small flowers of wild fennel and wild l
Read more
Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
Why Book on Tripadvisor?
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:0061 (87) 2285 255
Frequently Asked Questions about Up the gorge and down the mountain: The wilderness of the Cretan mountains