Panagia Kera

Enter your dates to find available activities

Panagia Kera: Our most recommended tours and activities

  • From Agios Nikolaos: Day Tour to Zeus Cave & Lasithi Plateau

    1. From Agios Nikolaos: Day Tour to Zeus Cave & Lasithi Plateau

    After pickup from your hotel, the first stop on your tour is Kritsa, a historical village rich in legends. Here you'll discover picturesque gorges and several ancient archaeological and religious sites. From Kritsa, drive higher into the mountains through the pine forest and past Katharo Plateau (altitude 1250m). This plateau is famous for the Cretan dwarf hippopotamus fossils found in the area and features a magnificent landscape surrounded that is home to many legends dating back to the Ottoman era. Next you'll visit the impressive Lassithi Plateau (altitude 1150m). More than 10,000 traditional windmills operated in the area until just a few decades ago. In the 1950s and 1960s, the plateau was actually one of the first wind farms in Europe. If you're lucky, you'll also have a chance to see some native wildlife. From here you'll continue on to the Diktaean Cave, that is, the birthplace...

  • Crete: Lasithi Plateau Off-Road Land Rover Safari w/ Lunch

    2. Crete: Lasithi Plateau Off-Road Land Rover Safari w/ Lunch

    Experience being driven off-road in a Land Rover through traditional mountain villages and historic landmarks on this Lasithi Plateau safari with lunch. Visit the Cave of Psychro, see the Roman aqueduct, and more. Admire the view from Afentis to the north, south, and west side of the island.

    The day starts in Hersonissos (Chersonisos). After the necessary briefing from the driver, head south towards the Lasithi Plateau.

    The road soon leads to the Aposelemis Dam. There you can see the abandoned village of Sfendili, which, depending on the water level, is visible or not.

    Continue driving on the provincial road among the olive groves to the picturesque village of Amariano. Here you can have a drink and see the remains of the Roman aqueduct.

    Then, the off-road driving begins. The landscape becomes wilder and the altitude increasing...

Other Sightseeing Options in Panagia Kera

Want to discover all there is to do in Panagia Kera? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Panagia Kera

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 2 reviews

Excellent and very interesting day. The guide was very friendly, accommodating and available. Very good driving, very clear explanations. We recommend this excursion

Our guide was super friendly and knowledgeable...we had an amazing time!!