What you'll do
Together we will hike to the country of Chania at the White mountains, starting the hike from Agia Irini, Selino. We will be there after 1hour by car starting point Chania.Agia Irini is one of the vilages that surount White mountains at 650m altitute. We first are going to hike up to almost 1000m altitute following the stone"kings path". All the way has an exalent view and after we reach the greatest height we continiu for a while at the same altitute untill we meet the cross to Fygou.Untill there we need 1 and a half hour. And there starts Fygou path.The trail is in a wild gorge with a lot of history, stipy and great view. Aromatic plants like sage, tyme also trees as cypresses, prunus, itamus and nomerous plants as varius birds consists the ecosystem that the trail path runs down. At the bottom we will see ruins of old stone houses of rebels that where there at the past.As soon as we will be at the river we will turn again north into Agias Irinis gorge and walk a while in there, returning where we have began. The route is a circle and needs 3 and half hour to 4 hours.There we can stay for lunch at the taverna if you wish so or returne back to Chania.
My name is Pari.I am from Samaria and I grew up in Agia Roumeli Sfakia.I have been walking at the white mountains since l was teenager.l am a mountain guide and l have certificate of hiking leader.l have been working many years at the tourism sector and tourist offices. Also in private hiking tours. I have great experianse all over the white mountains, paths all arount Chania,and the E4 hiking path all arount Creta.l also have great idea of nature,plants and animals and endimic spices,culture,habitation,cretan music and local food.
Where you'll be
We will be at Agia Irini old traditional village of white mountains perfecture. We will hike up following the stone kings path and then down following Fygou path crossing the omonymous gorge and again to Ag. Irini.(roundway).
Things to keep in mind
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Up to 4 guests aged 14 and up can attend.
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Its a circle hike, stipy, especially on the way down Fygou.
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