One Week on Crete


One Week on Crete

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Your One Week on Crete is the perfect introductory tour of the Greece. Imagine relaxing on a breathtaking sandy beach looking out at the turquoise water. This is exactly what you’ll receive when visiting Crete, the largest island in Greece. The fascinating Knossos Palace is a must-see when visiting the extraordinary island.

Above all, consult with your Destination Specialist. We will ensure that the highlights of your trip are booked in advance so you won’t miss out on the fun!  Lots of time at leisure will be built in so you can explore on your own, and at your own pace. Let the journey guide you.

Make it Yours

  • Accommodation – Greece offers a wide range of accommodation styles including boutique hotels, charming B&B’s, and luxurious castle hotels.  Juniper will select where you stay based on your preferences.
  • Transportation – All of the dots will be connected based on your preferences and budget.  Airport transfers, car rentals, train passes, even private chauffeurs!
  • Day tours and entrance tickets – pre-scheduled tours and experiences for a seamless and enriching travel experience!
  • One Week on Crete Daily Itinerary

    Day 1: Arrive in Chania

    Welcome to Crete, Greece’s largest island! Upon arrival a private driver will meet you at the Arrivals Hall and take you to your accommodation. Spend the rest of the day exploring the beautiful town of Chania at your leisure.

    Overnight in Chania

    Day 2: Elafonisi

    Take the day at your leisure to explore Chania town, and visit the stunning pink sand beach nearby, Elafonisi beach.

    Overnight in Chania

    Day 3: Balos

    You can’t spend a week in Crete and not check out the Balos lagoons. We recommend another day trip today. A private driver will take you to the ferry which will then take you to the small island of Balos for a day of relaxation.

    Overnight in Chania

    Day 4: Chania

    Enjoy breakfast and then spend the day exploring the town of Chania. From walking the seawall to visiting the nautical museum of Crete, there are numerous things to do today. Let your destination specialist help you choose the perfect activities.

    Overnight in Chania

    Day 5: Chania to Heraklion

    This morning, a private driver will pick you up and take you to your next accommodation in Heraklion. This is a short 2 hour drive which will leave you with the afternoon to explore as you wish.

    Overnight in Heraklion

    Day 6: Heraklion

    Today is your last full day in Crete and first full day in Heraklion. Spend the morning with a guided tour of the must-visit Knossos Palace and the afternoon roaming the city center. 

    Overnight in Heraklion

    Day 7: Depart for Home

    After breakfast, a private driver will pick you up and drop you off at the airport Departure Hall to begin your journey home.

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