Chania: tour to Kournas lake, Rethymnon & an olive farm
Land tour code: CHA-11
Cruise port: Greece - Crete - Chania
We start from Souda port and drive along the coastal highway enjoying the clear blue sea and the green countryside, typical of western Crete.
Kournas lake, the only freshwater lake in Crete, is ideal for a stroll during the day. The scenery is relaxing and beautiful, for a quick walk around the lake and see the various pottery making shops and hand crafts from the locals.
After the lake the tour continues to the captivating Rethymnon city. It is famous for its Medieval architecture and its lovely Venetian port.
After our tour to the town of Rethymno we continue with a quick stop at a local olive oil production sight. Our local hosts will give us some information about the process of producing olive oil. After the tour we get a glimpse of traditional Cretan folklore dancing routine together with a shot of Raki and create memories from the Cretan life!
We leave the olive farm and return to the ship.