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  1. Greece
  2. Crete
  3. Rethymno

From Rethymno: Guided E-Bike Cycling Tour with Lunch

Product ID: 208245
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Take a beautiful cycle through Rethymno's countryside on an electric bicycle. Hike through the Myli Gorge and wander through the flora and fauna of Crete with a local guide. Enjoy a tasty local lunch and experience real Cretan hospitality.
About this activity
Duration 6 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the church of Panagia Halevi with its beautiful garden
  • Admire the Venetian Villa Clodio which houses the military museum with exhibits from the Venetian period
  • Hike through the magnificent Myli Gorge and experience the flora and fauna of the area
  • Stop in the picturesque village of Roussospiti and indulge yourself in a delicious Cretan lunch
Full description
Discover the beauty surrounding Rethymno as you head uphill through picturesque olive groves and make the first stop at Halevi Monastery. See the church of Panagia with its flame-shaped windows and the ruin of the monastery building, which was recently renovated.

Continue to the village of Chromonastiri and visit Villa Clodio where the Military Museum is housed. As you reach the Myli Gorge, a small oasis close to the city, set out on a short hike through a gorge with diverse flora and fauna and visit the abandoned village of Myli. 

Stop and relax in the Cretan village of Roussospiti and be spoiled with a selection of traditional dishes from a family run taverna. Due to the elevated location you will have a breathtaking panoramic view over Rethymno and the Mediterranean coast. After lunch, ride to the monastery of Aghia Irini to talk to the nuns there and learn more about the history of this place before slowly starting your way back.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off within the city of Rethymnon
  • Bottle of water
  • Helmet
  • Third party insurance
  • Lunch with a variety of cretan dishes
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fee at the museum
  • Coffee and drinks
  • Gratuities, optional
Not suitable for
  • People who can't ride a bike

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Panepistimiou 1 Rethymno 741 00, Greece. Alternatively, there is hotel pickup offered, only for hotels within the city of Rethymno, please request at the time of booking.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• This tour is recommended for people aged over 15 years old who are fit to ride a bike. The e-bike helps you cycle at a minimum effort.
• Hotel pickup is done only from hotels within the city of Rethymno. Please provide your hotel details at the time of booking.