Top 22 Things to do in Rethymnon, Greece

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Arkadi to Melidoni Mountain Bike Tour
Ride out over the countryside of Crete on a fun excursion for the whole family. A mountain bike takes you from the famous monastery of Arkadi to the spectacular shores of Stavromenos, with a look at Melidoni Cave and time... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$66
per Adult

Barbarossa Cruise
Sail along the North Coast of Crete, departing from Rethymno in a period Spanish galleon. Explore the entrances to hidden pirate caves along the North Coast, snorkel in the beautiful Mediterranean waters, and admire views of Fortezza of Rethymno on... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$27
per Adult

Barbarossa Sunset Cruise
Witness an unforgettable Mediterranean sunset off the coast of Rethymno, aboard a replica Spanish galleon. Explore exceptional rock archways and suspicious pirate caves along Crete's north coast, before relaxing on deck to admire the gorgeous setting sun. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$21
per Adult

Bay Cruise - Souda Gulf & Marathi Beach
Spend a day of relaxation at the clear waters of Souda Gulf. Fun and sunshine is what you get aboard this cruise that's suitable for all ages. Relax and sunthbathe on deck and have a chance to swim at Almirida... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$62
per Adult

Crete Acqua Plus Water Park with Transfers
Spend a day at Acqua Plus, one of the largest water parks in Greece, for the ultimate collection of thrills to help you escape the heat. Join the fun with different games, slides, and attractions like Aqua Slalom, Black Holes,... Read More

$41
per Adult

Customized Private Island Tour
Enjoy the wonders of Crete with a personal driver and guide and see all that the island has to offer, from its stunning natural wonders to idyllic towns. Customize your itinerary and explore as you wish on a private tour... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$549
per Group

Elafonisi Dream Beach Day Tour
Spend a day on a serene and secluded beach during this day trip to Elafonisi, located in the southwestern corner of Crete. Your journey takes you through wild mountain landscapes and small villages to a true island paradise you may... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$54
per Adult

Gramvousa Lagoon Cruise with Traditional Greek Lunch
Feel the marine breeze on your skin as you set sail for the island of Gramvousa. Experience the pristine water along stretches of scenic beach—a tropical atmosphere with a touch of medieval history. Explore the island and relax by the... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$62
per Adult

Imbros Gorge Walking Tour
Escape to the cool and mesmerizing village of Imbros as you pass by mountain villages and the impressive White Mountains. At Imbros Gorge, a canyon 7 miles (11 km) long near Hora Sfakion in southern Crete, experience nature at its... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$48
per Adult

Mountains & Lake Kournas Bike Tour
Your mountain cycling tour starts with a visit to the springs and tiny waterfalls of Argyropolis. Then you continue with a bus ride to the village of Myriokefala, at the northern slopes of the White Mountains, where you visit the... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$66
per Adult

North Coast Day Cruise with Fishing
Embark on a fishing trip in the crystal blue waters of Rethymnon, along the North Coast of Crete. Enjoy fishing from the boat in the blue waters, admiring the scenic coastline, and eating a delicious lunch of fish and salad... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$43
per Adult

Off-The-Beaten-Track Island Eco Trip
Get to know a part of the real Crete by going to places you wouldn't know to visit without a local guide to bring you there. You can experience the island's wild, beautiful interior and get acquainted with the residents... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$84
per Adult

Palace of Knossos & Heraklion Tour
See and hear the story of the Minoans, one of Europe's oldest civilizations, before taking a tour of Heraklion. Wander around the excavated site of the palace of Knossos, hearing mythological stories from your guide. Admire the Venetian architectural grandeur... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$54
per Adult

Private Standard Car: Chania Airport (CHQ)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Chania International Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Chania International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour 10 minutes

Free cancellation

$162
per Vehicle

Private Standard Car: Chania Airport (CHQ) - Rethymno
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Chania International Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Chania International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour 10 minutes

Free cancellation

$162
per Vehicle

Private Standard Car: Heraklion Airport (HER) - Rethymno
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Heraklion International Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Heraklion International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour 10 minutes

Free cancellation

$155
per Vehicle

Rethymnon Private Half-Day Sightseeing Walking Tour
Discover the soul of Rethymnon as you engage with the city's history and culture on this private walking tour. See the historic old town and the modern city, all during an experience tailored to your preferences, in the company of... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$291
per Group

Samariá Gorge Full-Day Excursion
Spend a day hiking and admiring the dramatic landscape of Samariá Gorge, a stunning part of Crete's national park. Complete your trek at a charming fishing village to enjoy some free time; then relax on a boat trip to Hora... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

15 hours

Free cancellation

$48
per Adult

Santorini Island Full-Day Tour
Cruise to world-famous Santorini Island, one of the most picturesque islands in the Mediterranean. Visit Oia, Imerovigli, and Fira and walk along the breathtaking cliffs of the Santorini caldera. Enjoy a guided tour of the island as well as free... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours 15 minutes

Free cancellation

$166
per Adult

Small-Group Gourmet Trail of Rethymno with Winetasting Workshop
Join a local for a scenic walk around the old town of Rethymno while discovering some of the region's culinary treasures. Let your guide introduce you to some of the best food found in Crete, with a winetasting workshop included... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$157
per Adult

Small-Group Rethymnon Conquered Walking Tour
Go beyond the guidebook and get to know the real Crete with a half-day exploring the sights and stories of Rethymnon. This walking tour of the old town shows you the city the way locals see it, from the classic... Read More

$54
per Traveler

Southern Crete 4x4 Safari with Preveli Palm Beach & Kourtaliotiko Gorge
Your day begins with pickup from your Rethymno hotel and from there you experience a delightful 4x4 safari. Meet your guide at Missiria, where after a safety briefing and some general guidance you get into a jeep and the adventure... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$81
per Adult

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