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Richtis Gorge

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Exo Mouliana, Sitia, Crete 723 00, Greece
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Another nice gorge in Crete

You can find this gorge on the way from Agios Nikolaos to Sitia. We parked on the main road and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Veronika Č
Challenging experiance.

My husband, two friends & I did the walk(sorry assault course!!) in October. As we set off I... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Christine L
Crete, Greece
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Exo Mouliana, Sitia, Crete 723 00, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can find this gorge on the way from Agios Nikolaos to Sitia. We parked on the main road and walked down to the bridge Lachanas that is the starting point. The route is marked quite well, the gorge itself is very green, there was...More

Thank Veronika Č
Reviewed 12 October 2017

My husband, two friends & I did the walk(sorry assault course!!) in October. As we set off I thought 'this is like a walk in the woods in England' Not true. Be prepared to do rock climbing and even more scary, if you don't like...More

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Quite easy to get to and find from the bustle of the resorts.I would walk from the top and return the same way,Challenging but do able for most ages ,a lot of the gorge is in shade which is handy in the heat About half...More

2  Thank boothfenn
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This place is a must when visiting Crete. It was absolutely beautiful, lots of fruit trees on the way and lovely flowers. Make sure to bring shoes with a good grip (preferably walking shoes or running shoes) as you have to climb on stones along...More

1  Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The drive down to the beach can be very scary. Going down is worse than going back due to the risk of skidding on the gravel if you go to fast and need to brake against the gravity of the descent. The road is so...More

1  Thank Aristes
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Absolutely amazing place to visit. We are no-car travellers, therefore we used KTEL bus to get to this place. You need to get on the bus which goes to Sitia and leave at Exo Mouliana stop (please mention this to the conductor). Go to the...More

Thank Ira C
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We walked from the beach to the waterfall and it was a great walk. And the parking on the beach is perfectly in the shade.

Thank Mark S
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We did the walk to the waterfall from the parking place and it was a very nice but sometimes challenging walk. Ensure to wear good shoos for this trip. After 1.5h walking we reached the waterfall and had a very pleasant (but a bit cold)...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Some gorges are dry and stony. This is something else: subtropical, green trees and flowers, small stream which did not give trouble to walk (in July!). Few wet paths but if you don´t mind a little mud. There is some up and downs and curves...More

Thank Jouni S
Reviewed 4 July 2017

At this time of year do not expect a lush flow We walked along the ditch. The flow was minor. We started from above and it may have been a mistake. The flow may have been stronger in the early spring.

Thank Shay P
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