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We read about the ascent to Karfi in the rough guide to Crete. Finding the trail in the car was a... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2018
Myint99
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The secret jewel of Lasithi Plateau

Simply amazing views and meaningful minoican settlement. We started the route from Tzermiadon, but... read more

Reviewed May 26, 2017
Pepito E
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Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

We read about the ascent to Karfi in the rough guide to Crete. Finding the trail in the car was a bit tricky but we did drive as far as the road went in our little volkswagen up hire car! At the west end of...More

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Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

Simply amazing views and meaningful minoican settlement. We started the route from Tzermiadon, but not from the point you can find ar the right side of the Health Care building (E4), but 200 meters left of this building (locals' recommendation). If you have a car,...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

Above the village of Tzermiado is a a stunning place called Karfi. Karfi is a hill top ruin site of the Minoan culture. You can walk up from the village which is about 6km or drive to an unspoilt mini plateau and walk up the...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2016

It's a stunning archaeological hike, moderately difficult across some goat paths with amazing scenery all around. At the top you're greeted with 360 degree panoramas, Minoan ruins and amazing plant-life. Highly recommended short hike worth 1000's of photos.

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Susan1958
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I will plane trip to Karfi in May. I read about possibility park car next to small chapel near village Tzermiado. Sorry for my englisch. Michala
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