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traditional villages, Crete

Holidays in the traditional Greek villages

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Vori, Phaistos, Crete

Nature, history and traditional way of living

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Phaistos Area, individual holidays

Situated between mountains and sea


Zaros tour

Zaros Lake | Visit Phaistos

Start: Vori
Tour: Vori - Faneromeni - Laloumas - Kato Zaros - Zaros - Monastery Vrontisi - dio prinoi snow house - Rouvas forest - Gergeri - lake of Zarou

Distance: 72.4km

Cycling Time:  6:30

Elevation: 2,560m


All day tour for trained cyclists

The tour starts in the picturesque village Vori and leads us through Faneromeni to an beautiful, artificial lake. From here we climb up to Lalouma and go on the Zaros, the mountain village, which is famous for its trout lake and the Rouvas gorge, which we will surround.
We follow the road for some km to the monastery Vrontisi and up the mountain to and through the Rouvas forest. It is a beautiful tour, which offers you fantastic views and nature impressions.

After we have passed the forest, we follow the trail down to Gergeri, to the lake of Zaros and form here back to Vori.

If you are interested in the tour and you want to be guided, please contact us.

(tour by ilias fokas)

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