For people who want have an unforgettable time on their vacation, there can be no better way to experience Greece than a Jeep Safari Tour! It is available for small families, as well as small groups of 10 or more. You can either opt to rough it out with the maps and guidelines provided to you, or opt for a local guide, who can guide you to many interesting places and also give you a lot of needed information.
Most of these jeep holidays last from 5 to 8 days, and can be modified to suit your needs. The tours usually allow a total of 16 people maximum in a group.
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Karpenisi, Central Greece, is one of the jeep safari destinations. Arriving in the quaint mountain town of Karpenisi, you will begin traveling up breathtaking and lush green mountains and will reach up to 2,000 meters high, the winding mountain roads are guaranteed to be an enjoyable experience.
From there you can reach Meteora and Meteora Rocks where trekking can be arranged for you, an opportunity to explore the mountains and visit some serene and quiet monasteries literally hanging on the rocks!
Another trip which is quite popular with tourists, especially those who love exploring natural sites is the jeep safari to East Macedonia. The trip begins at Thessaloniki city and from there you travel by jeep to the most beautiful villages of Northern Greece. On route you will see many rare species of birds, which live around the Kerkini Lake.
Rafting in beautiful rivers, such as Aggitis River or even caves, such as the Maara's river cave may be also included in your jeep safari tour. Driving through the protected forest of Fraktos and the Virgin Forest, declared as preserved natural monuments, are a perfect finish of your tour.
Exploring Rhodes island in a Land Rover Safari will take you to breathtaking historical and natural sites. You will be taken around the island and will witness a wide range of places, including the southernmost tip of the island, where the two seas meet. During your safari, you will also get to know the winemaking region of the island, as well as the pine forests and rugged terrain found on the inland.
Jeep safaris are also provided on Crete Island, which range from Treasure Hunt trips to multi adventure trips. You can choose from traveling around eastern Crete, the north-west coast or a full 8 day cross country trip. The safaris will take you through olive and grape fields and over mountains. The trip is bound to be extremely adventurous as you drive through the rugged terrain, which will constantly keep changing.
Jeep holidays are a perfect way to explore Greece up close and allow you ample opportunities to take time out to enjoy the breathtaking beauty around you. Do not miss out on the prefect holiday with a jeep safari!
Crete Jeep Safari offers jeep tours on the island of Crete, passing by old villages, wild gorges, ancient sites and secluded beaches.
Safari Hellas offers wild jeep tours in the region of Kassandra in Halkidiki.
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