This tour gives you the opportunity to explore the north east Cretan coast . Spinalonga Island has a long history behind it starting from the Venetian rule , the Ottoman rule and then used as a home for a leper colony from 1903-1957 .
If you want a full day trip exploring monasteries and churches, old villages , St Nicholas city and Spinalonga Island and a visit to the oldest and biggest plane tree in Crete then this is for you. We will explore the old villages with narrow streets and old buildings. Then we will have lunch in a local taverna with traditional food and home made wine. This tour allows you to explore the real Crete in your own way .