LIVING CRETE HOLIDAYS
Is pleased to welcome
TUESDAY 17th to SATURDAY 21st OCTOBER 2023
With us by your side, experience Crete’s amazing natural beauty, history and culture on the 5-day tour.
Your ATOL-protected Living Crete tour includes
DIRECT DAYTIME FLIGHTS FROM GATWICK. 23 kgs’ HOLD-LUGGAGE
EXCLUSIVELY-CHARTERED COACH ON CRETE.
COMFORTABLE 4* STAR HOTEL
THE HARBOUR TOWNS OF RETHHYMNO AND CHANIA.
NATURAL BEAUTY AND HISTORIC SIGHTS.
LIVING CRETE TOUR MANAGER, ON HAND AT ALL TIMES.
Day 1: Tuesday 17th October
Depart Gatwick at 08:00, arrive Chania at 13:55. (Greek Time
= BST/GMT + 2 hours) meet our Tour Manager and transfer to the 4* Theartemis Palace Hotel in Rethymno for 4 nights’ Dinner, Bed & Breakfast.
Day 2: Wednesday 18th October
SOUTH COAST: A lovely mix of coastal and mountain scenery: the fountains of Spili: serene, historic Preveli Monastery: relaxation by the sea in Plakias.
Day 3: Thursday 19th October:
East along the coast to the tranquil village of Plaka, with the option of a short boat-ride to Spinalonga, which inspired Victoria Hislop’s powerful novel “The Island”. Free time (and maybe a delicious Cretan lunch) in Elounda: the lakeside and harbour of charming Aghios Nikolaos.
Day 4: Friday 20th October:
THE WHITE MOUNTAINS: Agia Lake, a haven for many native and migratory birds: through citrus-groves to the Omalos Plateau. The head of the Samaria Gorge, the longest of its kind in Europe, set against a stunning backdrop of mountains. A traditional Cretan lunch is included today.
Day 5 Saturday 21st October: A leisurely visit to the enchanting coastal city of Chania: intriguing mix of Venetian, Turkish and Cretan architecture, local crafts and iconic waterfront, Souda Bay and the Akrotiri Peninsula, before checking in at Chania Airport for our homeward flight, departing at 17:35 and arriving in Gatwick at 19:45.
Return flights Gatwick – Chania. 23 kgs’ hold-luggage. Reserved seats.
Privately-chartered coach on Crete
Excursion programme as above.
4 nights’ Dinner, Bed & Breakfast, 4* Theartemis Palace Hotel, Rethymno.
Accompanied on Crete by Living Crete Tour Manager, on hand at all times.
All taxes and duties, except local overnight tax, 3 euros per room per night.
ATOL-protection of British Civil Aviation Authority.
Single Room Supplement £93 (£23 pppn). Travel Insurance (mandatory)
COST: From £549 per person sharing, subject to a minimum of 30.
This will be refunded to GTOs on confirmation of a group booking for 20+.
Deposit to secure flights £350 pp, Balance due 10 weeks before departure, i.e. Tuesday 8th August.
Payments to Living Crete Holidays Ltd., Sort Code: 20-84-41, Account No: 73671089.
Please email the attached Booking Form to email@example.com, or post it to Living Crete Holidays Ltd., Pentre Parr Barn, Bethlehem Road, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6YA.
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To register your interest, or for any further information, please call
07974-022640 or 0800 011 3927.
As a special service to Group Travel Organiser, Associate Members will offer familiarisation trips from time to time. These trips are generally paid for by the tour operator, or are available at a greatly reduced fee to you as an Organiser. They are offered on the basis that you will plan to use the operator in the future for a similar trip.
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