Explore the Unexplored with Uncharted Escapes
Explore uncharted lands and local cultures as you ride through nature, through the gleaming sea and imposing mountains on a 4x4 or speedboat led by local experts. Uncharted Escapes takes you further than you though possible, beyond limits, beyond local cultures and authentic traditions, beyond imagination...
Our mission is to promote the Greek culture, the history, the values, the traditions, and visit pure-untouched areas far away from mass tourism to everybody interested in. Discover Greece like never before from the sea up to the mountains and follow the local lifestyle. We aspire to introduce to you uncharted places away from urban centers, local produce, and the true culture of Greece.
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Rethymnon Tour 1. Explore a Shephard's Hut and Cheese Making Process
<p>Our day starts from Rethymnon city heading south east passing through the traditional villages of Milopotamos (Halepa, Garazo, Faratsi, Veni) and areas with dense vegetation, fresh aromas and unique views. The amazing route and views continue until we reach the historic Halepa Monastery, that used to be a refuge for Cretan rebels during civil wars where we make our second stop. The unique view from the monastery will inspire you to take pictures, combining the highest mountain tops of Crete with the beautiful valley.</p> <p>Afterwards our amazing off-road route continues and on the way up to the shepherd’s hut called “Mitato” the panoramic views will take your breath away. If we are lucky, we will get to marvel up close some wild eagles and goats and take some photos. The road will lead us up to a traditional Shepherd’s hut where you will find out all about the lifestyle of a shepherd and the cheese making process.</p> <p>Leaving the shepherd’s hut and already working up our appetite we will soon arrive at a traditional Cretan tavern in Axos village, where we are going to introduce you to Cretan cuisine and heartfelt hospitality with plenty of traditional Cretan food. Enough time will be provided after lunch for those who wish to enjoy a cup of coffee. On our way back we will follow an asphalt road that will lead us to the city of Rethymnon.</p>
Offer valid until: 12 Novembre 2022
Explore More in Corfu North Route
<p>Our adventure day begins from Corfu city center where our experienced escort-drivers in each premium off -road vehicle pick you up following a route by the coastline, introducing you to the island of Corfu. After a while we reach our first coffee stop that takes place in a traditional Corfiot village.</p> <p>After our morning break, we take a small bumpy road through wild vegetation boasting the most magnificent panoramic views leading us to the top of Mount Pantokrator, where the vistas are breathtaking.Far away from tourist areas, where only a four-wheel drive can go, you can see the entire island from East to West.</p> <p>Our off-road adventure day tour continues through hidden paths in the mountains with amazing views until we reach old Sinies, an old abandoned village, a hidden treasure of Corfu island.Further in the mountains, we pass through small villages and learn some of their stories and insights from our professional escorts. It is the perfect time to capture every moment on camera before we reach the small traditional village Palaia Perithia for our lunch stop, where local dishes and flavours accompanied by the renowned Greek hospitality will help you relax and enjoy your lunch as a local.</p> <p>We end our adventure full of memories and images on an easy asphalt route through picturesque villages leading us back to your hotels. Our escort drivers with the help of Uncharted Escapes premium off -road vehicles will create a memorable day with the best panoramic views of Northern, East and West Corfu with opportunities to capture every moment, experiences with local flavour and heartfelt hospitality all accompanied by the professional but relaxed service.</p>
Offer valid until: 12 Novembre 2022