Discover Almyrida

From cove to beach with your kayak, and from village to village on your bike,
discover this small Mediterranean paradise and its landscapes
as varied as they are spectacular. For a week, enjoy a moment
privileged on the shores of the Aegean Sea, rocked by the good Cretan life and its simple and tasty cuisine.

2 kayaking sessions
3 VTC sessions including 1 continuous day
2 hikes

Daily Schedule

Day 1 Welcome to the Village of Almyrida

Day 2 In the morning, bike ride to the small typical village of Gavalochori, its church, its traditional chapel, its oil mill and its typical old press.The other half day our team will take you on a hike.

Day 3 In the morning, your kayak trip will take you to discover one of the shores of Souda bay, its caves, and you can take the opportunity to swim there, or even try a few jumps. You are free in the afternoon to enjoy the beach or the swimming pools of the hotel

Day 4 In the morning, we go for a hike to discover the most beautiful landscapes of Crete and the afternoon in Souda Bay, you continue exploring by kayak.

Day 5 Free day

Day 6 Free day

Day 7 - You go all day in a VTC, to discover the hinterland Cretan, its typical villages and its panoramas on the bay of Georgioúpolis (50km loop). At noon, lunch in a local restaurant on Lake Kournas, with panoramic terrace.

Additional information

Optional for day 5 (additional charge): Day hiking in the Gorge of Aradena

Departure by bus in the morning, return in the evening.

This hike requires you to be in good shape (3h30 walk).

We enter a deep canyon reaching several hundred meters, in a grandiose landscape, to finish by the sea.


Ideal for exploring the surrounding area. 

Stay in the Almyrida Resort 4* Hotel with swimming pool near the beach

Ideal starting point to discover the island andThe festive atmosphere of the village of Almirida