A QUAD BIKE ADVENTURE FOR BEGINNERS AND BEYOND
An ATV tour is the perfect way to get a true taste of Cretan nature. Great for the whole family, this quad bike experience offers breath-taking mountain views and guaranteed fun.
QUAD BIKING IN CRETE – SAFE, EASY AND FUN
Most of our guests are beginners, so we know how to provide an experience that’s as safe as it is fun. Our quad bikes are super easy to use – you just press and go!
And our expert guides will make sure you have all the safety instruction you need.
AN ATV TOUR THAT SUITS YOUR SCHEDULE
Just beyond Sissi lies a stunning natural Cretan Landscape– the perfect setting for your quad bike fun. Perfect for a half-day adventure, our Mountain Safari ATV tour puts you in the driving seat.
The Quads, are the most comfortable available and of the greatest cubic capacity, 450 cc, which provide the best relaxing ride for the entire Safari. Super easy to use – you just press and go!
YOUR QUAD BIKE ADVENTURE – FROM HOTEL TO NATURE IN MINUTES
We’ll pick you up from your hotel and take you straight out of town to our nearby base camp. There you’ll get your quad and all the safety and operating instructions you’ll need. Then it's time to hit the road…and head for the mountains.
CreteSafari offers you a Unique experience allowing you to feel through all your senses the natural landscape of one of the most beautiful islands in the world, Crete.
We have designed two Special Safari Routes through Traditional villages , sightseeing in Natural Caves, animals which are uniquely adapted to the Cretan Nature, in such a way that you would never be able to experience without a guide.
The Routes, at a great percentage are off-road and only our ATV quads are able to drive through. Additionally, no tourist agency in Crete offers such a route or service.
You will have the chance to visit Milatos caves and the infamous Xera Xyla Monastery.
By the villages that we will visit, you will see donkeys, sheep, cows, eagles.
In Neapolis you will have the chance to visit the market and do your shopping at the local shops.
We will have our lunch in Vrahasi, a Living Traditional Cretan Village.
Included in the price, lunch is Grilled chicken with Potatoes baked in the oven accompanied with traditional Greek salad. If you are a vegetarian or you do not eat pork you have to inform to arrange the lunch accordingly.
Through the Safari we will be stopping at certain key-points as described below:
8:50 AM - 15:00 PM
Stop A: Milatos beach, where we offer morning coffee and/or swim to the sea.
Stop B: Milatos Cave, lies in a steep gorge, NE of the village that has the same name.
Stop C: Xera Xyla Monasteri. The monastery of Xera Xyla is located in the province of Mirabello, near the village Kourounes. The central temple is dedicated to Saint George and today is uninhabited.
Stop D: Neapolis Village, visit to the Oil Refinery where we offer a guided tour and you may do your shopping.
Stop E: Vrahasi Village. The traditional village of Vrahassi is just a few kilometers east from Sissi. Here we stop for traditional Cretan lunch.
15:30 AM - 18:30 PM
Stop A: Milatos mountain, where you can shoot photos and rest.
Stop C: Neapolis Village, visit to the Oil Refinery where we offer a guided tour and you may do your shopping.
Stop D: Vrahasi Village. Stop for coffee.
We’ll pick you up from your hotel and take you straight out of town to our nearby base camp. There you’ll get your quad bike and all the safety and operating instructions you’ll need. Then its time to hit the road…and head for the mountains.
Duration: +/- 5 hrs total with pick-up and drop-off for Route 1, +/- 3 hours total with pick-up and drop-off for Route 2.
Season: All year - The tracks up the mountain can be weather dependent.
Requirements: Car Driver's License Needed. In Case you Do not have your Car driver's license with you we can provide a certified driver for you. 3 years of age to sit behind on the ATV.
Remember: Good shoes & good mood.
Participants: No minimum to 19 maximum (20 minus the driver guide who leads the safari), 3 years of age and older.
Trip Difficulty: Easy / Family fun.
Includes: 5 Hour ATV Quad Tour Sightseeing 1st route / 3 Hour ATV Quad Tour, 2nd route.
Languages spoken: English, German, Greek.
Pickups from: Herakleion, Aghios Nikolaos, Sissi, Malia, Chersonissos, Stalida, Analipsi, Milatos, Kokkini Chani, Gouves, Elounda and in general from every hotel/AirBnb/similar which lies in a disctance of approximately 70 klm between Herakleion and Aghios Nikolaos.
Price All Inclusive: Guide in German and English, Petrol, Helmets, protective helmets and torches for the cave, waterproof jackets, coffee, lunch for Route 1, beach towel, Insurance, bottled iced Water, pickups within 20 klm from our headquarters in Sissy.