If hiking is a way of life for you, consider yourself lucky since our region provides a variety of unique locations, gorges, traditional and historical settlements for those who enjoy exploring and hiking. While traveling across our region, you will come across diverse flora and fauna, breathtaking mountains archaeological sites and amazing history.
Chora Sfakion, Sfakia is the perfect place for hiking and excursions in the mountains. All gorges and hiking places in our areas are impressive. Huge trees and mountains can be admired, and if you're lucky, you might even run into our island’s wild goats, also known as "Kri-Kri".
It is a breathtaking sight as you approach nature in places like the Samaria Gorge (the largest and most diverse Gorge in Europe), Imbros Gorge ( a shorter but enjoyable Gorge for people that do not want a lengthy hike) & Ilingas Gorge (also known as Kallergis Cave, is considered as a quite challenging route but perfect for those who seek less populated trails).
Other noteworthy places would be Pachnes and Anopolis where you can have an unforgettable experience. Aradena gorge, Chania's deepest gorge perfect for bungee jumping in addition to sightseeing and hiking is also worth noting.