We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Impressive gorge

We only passed through it on the road to Plakias.Stunning scenery from every angle. A photographers... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
michellel355
,
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Beautiful!

This is a beautiful gorge on the way from Rethymnon to Plakias. The way down by the stairs is not... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2017
Marleen1974
,
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Read all 25 reviews
All photos (67)
All photos (67)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 15, 2018
“Impressive gorge”
Aug 23, 2017
“Beautiful!”
About
A spectacular gorge surrounded by craggy cliffs and trees.
Contact
| Myrthios Agiou Vasileiou, Plakias, Crete 740 53, Greece
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Plakias
from $101.89
More Info
from $108.76
More Info
from $85.86
More Info
from $108.76
More Info
Reviews (25)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveler rating
5
0
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
5
0
0
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed July 15, 2018

We only passed through it on the road to Plakias.Stunning scenery from every angle. A photographers paradise. Sadly we didn't get to walk/swim it as we ran out of time but other people we met said it was a fabulous experience.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank michellel355
Reviewed August 23, 2017

This is a beautiful gorge on the way from Rethymnon to Plakias. The way down by the stairs is not suitable for people who are afraid of heights or people who have mobility problems.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Marleen1974
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

This was probably one of the best things we did in Crete. We started at the arch before walking down a few steps to get to the river. We walked through the river the whole way. In total it took our 2 families 3 and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank BethanyHarris2001
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Breathtaking sceenery, smell of local herbs brougth to you by the breeze. Waterfalls and chapels, lot of wild flowers...

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank konstantinSerbia
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Along the winding mountain path to get back to where we were staying we stopped in the gorge to take some photos and noticed a hiking trail. What a fantastic find it was. The steps down and little paths carved into the gorge made for...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Herps
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,548 nearby hotels
Hotel Ammoudi
11 reviews
2.73 miles away
Anna-Ageliki Apartments
17 reviews
2.87 miles away
Hapimag Resort Damnoni
163 reviews
3.17 miles away
Ifigenia Apartments
7 reviews
3.19 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,379 nearby restaurants
Taverna Despina
48 reviews
.83 miles away
Mesogeios
322 reviews
3.09 miles away
Taverna Plateia
497 reviews
3.61 miles away
Mythos
241 reviews
3.03 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,881 nearby attractions
Sarakas Wood Carving Work Shop
7 reviews
.73 miles away
Preveli Beach
1,376 reviews
2.71 miles away
The Lion Fountain
202 reviews
4.41 miles away
Skinaria Beach
348 reviews
3.01 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kourtaliotiko Gorge staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines