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The Happy Walker Daily Walking Tours

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The real Crete

We walked with the 'Happy Walker' 14 years ago on our last trip to Crete, and twice more this... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
RomaSubRosa
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Northumberland
Great opportunity to see the countryside of Crete

We very much enjoyed our walk around Kaloniktis. The guide (Alida?) was knowledgable about the... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
HomerPerly
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Aigle, Switzerland
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8 Jul 2018
“The real Crete”
26 Apr 2018
“Great opportunity to see the countryside of Crete”
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56 Tobazi, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

We walked with the 'Happy Walker' 14 years ago on our last trip to Crete, and twice more this visit; we werent disappointed; beautiful countryside with knowledgeable and experienced guides who can show you the rural side of Crete far from the tourist traps; walking...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We very much enjoyed our walk around Kaloniktis. The guide (Alida?) was knowledgable about the villages, local culture and plants. We walked about 10km in total with stops. We had great views across the countryside and walked past fields of wild flowers. We would never...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

This organisation is excellent! Very knowledgeable and friendly guide and well planned walks,with coffee and lunch stops

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

I booked with Happy Walker wondering how good they would be. The HW team are quite modest in their set up and not expensive. In fact I had a fascinating walk around the Margaritas area with Alida, speaking three languages, who explained so much of...More

1  Thank MikeR4281
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The Happy Walker guides Tanya and Alida showed me places and scenery which I would otherwise not have been able to see. Their knowledge was fantastic. Pikri and Yeni to name but two. Beautiful Venetian buildings in small quaint hillside villages. A traditional Cretan house...More

4  Thank catbells188
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Mike and I enjoyed 5 walks with Happy Walker, the guides were most informative and we learned so much about the flora and fauna of Crete. The walks were challenging and the views rewarding. A highlight was the hospitality in the Tavernas , fabulous authentic...More

2  Thank alinmacdonald
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We were pleasantly surprised as expected just a brisk walk which turned into a full day venture! Our guide Alida picked us up promptly at 8 AM then made several more stuff to collect the rest of the crew. We then spent half an hour...More

1  Thank John G
Reviewed 9 May 2015

Me and my partner did 2 walks with Happy Walker and would have loved to do a few more if we had time. Walks are of a modest length and cover a range of rural terrain, easily accessible from Rethymno but could be difficult to...More

2  Thank WildBillSheffield
Reviewed 3 November 2014

We had a wonderful Thursday walk in the Agios Andreas area! Interesting and informative, especially regarding all wild greens and plants and its significance for the Cretans. Also excellent food for lunch, plus a coffee stop with traditional bread and snacks. A great day for...More

3  Thank ErikLilja
Reviewed 27 June 2014

This is my 2nd outing with happy walker and was impressed again with the content of the walk, friendliness and helpfulness if staff and thorough local knowledge. We walked with a very mixed group from different countries and backgrounds and we were all made to...More

6  Thank Brian W
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The walks are around 14km. It takes the whole day from 8:00 hrs till 16:00 hrs. Include transfer.
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