Welcome to PETASSOS TRAVEL


Specialists in Crete, Athens, Santorine, Karpathos & Ipiros

 

PETASSOS is an agency of sustainable tourism that organizes walking tours and historical, environmental, cultural trips that take you across space and time.

 

Having crisscrossed our land for more than 20 years, we, the people of PETASSOS TRAVEL feel like knowing deeply this multifaceted island and we are eager to share with you our passion for this beautiful and rich, culturaly, land.

 

Archaeologists, historians, biologists, geologists, mountaineers, speleologists, scholar of Cretan culture and authors of travel guides, we recommend excursions to can take you to the most beautiful, immaculate and unexplored parts of our island; such trips experientially approach recreation and knowledge, always focusing on CULTURE AND NATURE. 

Every day excursions - 2018 

in small group (max 12 p.)

 

From 15 April to the end of the year!

 

Mondays

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Trekking & Bird watching in Platania gorge   l   with a specialist 

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Tuesdays

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Cannyoning in Tsoutsouros gorge

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Wednesdays  

  

River Trek in Kourtaliotis and Preveli palm groove

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Thursdays

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Via Ferrata in Asterousia

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Fridays

  

Kavousi olive tree: The timeless culture of olive  l  with an archeologist in the stunning mountains of Lassithi 

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Saturdays

  

MINOS - A  hour excursion for the Minoan civilisation l  with an archeologist in the surrounding area of Cnossos (outside the archeological site) 

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Sundays

  

Cooking class in a traditional village in Heraklion / to be confirmed

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REVIEWS

“amazing trips”

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“A great tour company for deep dive into Crete”

GEO-TRAIL / THEMATIC DAILY EXCURSION WITH A GEOLOGIST

“SÉJOUR - RANDONNÉES DE 12 JOURS EN CRÈTE AVEC PETASSOS _2016”

Groupe de randonneurs de Swiss - GEORGE SNS

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GROUPE DE RANDONNEURS DE FRANCE - 2016

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AUTO-TOUR / EN LIBERTE - CRETE 2015

“SELF-GUIDED TOUR OF 8 DAYS IN CRETE”

CHRIS COOPER - EN

“SELF-GUIDED TRIP IN CRETE FOR 12 DAYS _ SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER 2017”

Fantastic trip in Crete with Petassos Travel

“Linda Eastman from USA - Daily excursion ”

Heartbeat of Crete

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Grab your hat, there’s a long journey ahead...

PETASSOS was the hat with a brim that ancient Greeks wore in their travels or during their walks. It was made of felt and was shaped as a hemisphere so that it would fit the head. Its wide brim pro-tected people from the sun and the rain.

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PETASSOS TRAVEL
Agency of Sustainable Tourism
3, Kallonadon street, Heraklion Crete
T. 0030.2810.327222
M./ WhatsApp. 0030.6974330375 / 00306934821659
Email: info@petassostravel.com
Registration no: 1039E60000236601
Liability Insurance ID: Hellenic General Insurance CO. SA., no 1001734