Discover Rethimno area and Cretan inland by following the paths and visit historic battle zones of allied troops in World War II.

Alongside our organized tours, this premium private tour guides you through the first evacuation port of the allied soldiers during the Battle of Crete,  which was Preveli Monastery in South Crete. Enjoy the visit in the holy monastery, or among others, take the chance to visit the neighboring palm grove of Preveli Beach.

  • Pickup time from Despina Studios: On Request/ Visitor’s Choice
  • Return about: On Request/ Visitor’s Choice

Guided Tour Includes

  • Visit to Rethimno Centre Area and to World War II Monuments.

  • Visit to Kourtaliotis Gorge with impeccable views.

  • Visit to Preveli Monastery which hid allied soldiers in World War II until their escape could be secured.

  • Visit to Preveli Palm Grove Beach. Chance for a swim (Optional).

  • Picturesque Views and Villages of Rethimno Mainland Area.

Available all year round (On Request)

Pickup Included

Professional Historian Guide Included

Language: English, German and Greek

Tour Info:

Duration: Private Full Day History Tour 8-10 HRS

Distance Covered: 200+ Klm