Information winter holidays on Crete – Why winter holidays on Crete: Crete also has in wintertime a wonderful sunny climate. The past winters Crete was the warmest place to be in Europe! In the winter, after the summer season has finished, Crete still offers a lot of culture and a beautiful nature. The island is a lot quieter and offers especially in the winter a lot of opportunities to discover the authentic Cretan culture. Zorbas Island is located at a great central location, next to the beach that is never flooded by mass tourism. Zorbas Island offers a friendly environment, affordable prices, culture and personalized service. At only a few minutes walking distance from Zorbas Island you find kafenions (Greek coffee places), ouzeries (taverns where they serve mezes), terraces and shops. We organise special winter excursions that show you a totally different side of the island!
Information holidays in winter on Crete: With pleasure we give you a lot more information about a winter holiday on Crete at Zorbas Island in Kokkini Hani, Crete. Should you have questions, please mail us. We always try to answer within 24 hours.
Information winter holidays on Crete – Also in winter a program with activities
Winter program: We organise in winter various activities. We visit with our guests olive groves and harvest the olives together. Then we bring the olives with our guests to the olive factory to see there the entire process of the production of olive oil. You also get the opportunity to make goat cheese in a cheese factory at Lassithi. A visit to the local Raki distillery is unforgettable, with live music and something to eat. The Cretans show you how the most delicious and purest Raki is being produced. Besides all that, we also offer Greek cooking lesson workshops in the mountains of Crete, 1 to 8-day jeep safaris, walking tours, winter diving (in winter it is also possible to do private dives!), diving courses in winter, cycling in winter, winter BBQ. The possibilities to explore Crete in the winter are countless!
Wi-Fi on Crete: Of course during your holiday on Crete in the winter you have access to our Wi-Fi. All the apartments have Wi-Fi, both summer and winter.
Information winter holidays on Crete – Christmas holidays
Christmas and New Year on Crete: Every year we extensively celebrate Christmas and New Year on Crete. We have a variety of excursions and activities between Christmas and New Year like for example: a jeep safari to the snow on Lassithi, hiking tours, cycling, a visit to an olive factory, Christmas market shopping in Heraklion, a visit to a Raki distillery, etc.
Pre-booking: You can make a pre-booking, which gives you time to organise your flights. Through e-mail you can inform us if you want to make a pre-booking. Then you will have 7 days time to book a flight. Sometimes there are big differences in price from the one day to the other, therefore we advise everybody to make a pre-booking for three days before and three days after your planned holiday. Travelling a day earlier or later can make a huge difference in your travel costs! Of course there are no charges for a pre-booking!
Travel on Crete: We have collected a lot of interesting and useful information about Crete. We gladly help you on your way: car rental (also at the airport), scooter and motorbike rental, boat trips, diving, bicycle rental, walking, jeep safari. You just ask and we find the answer for you. On our website you can find an overview of our optional activities. We also have free of charge route maps (also with Motion-X or GPS) for our guests, so you do not miss out on the most beautiful spots of Crete, for going by car, motorbike, scooter, bicycle or walking.
Information winter holidays on Crete – Transport
Car and accommodation in winter: We have special prices for a car when you book in combination with accommodation.
Transfer: If required, we can pick you up from the airport. Upon making a reservation, we will give you sufficient information about this service. If you want to be picked up from the airport, please let us know in advance.
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