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Cretan Night at Traditional Karouzanos Village

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Cretan Night at Traditional Karouzanos Village



The excursion operates every Saturday, with pick-ups: East of Heraklion (starting Malia, Stalis through Hersonissos, Gouves, Heraklion) and West Heraklion (Amoudara). Our excursion includes: Pick-up service at or near your hotel & return, Entrance, Dinner, Free Wine. Available Tour Languages are: English, French, Romanian, Russian.


Tour info

Half day
Tour Type:
Folklore Show
Group size:
~50 pax

Accompanied service

Guides Transport Insurance Dinner


Prior the show: After a beautiful drive through the mountains there is a first short stop at the little traditional village Karouzanos, where you may take photos of the local life and the fantastic view to the Cretan mountains. The participants may walk around the narrow streets and old neighbourhoods of the village before the event starts.

During the show: Local musicians, local dancers and local food (self service buffet) and wine will make this night unforgettable

After the show: Getting on the bus and return to hotel

Special offer


Cretan Night at Traditional Karouzanos Village  (Dinner Included)

Music and dancing are a traditional part of the Cretan people’s life. Kato Karouzanos traditional village, nestled in the rolling hills of central Crete is the setting for this fascinating, fun night out…

Pick-up’s from:
Sissi, Malia, Stalis, Hersonissos (port), Piskopiano, Anissaras, Analipsis, Gouves, Gournes, Kokkini Hani, Amnissos, Karteros, Heraklion (port), Amoudara (Gazi, Heraklion). [Check the pick-up table list below to find out which is the most convenient pick-up point & time, near your hotel]

Operating Days:
Every Saturday

English, French, Romanian, Russian: All days

Tour includes:
Pick-up service at or near your hotel, Dinner and free wine, Folklore show

Extra Fees (not included in the price)
Extras payable on the spot: No extras applicable

Tour highlights:
Raki welcome, Cretan savouries, Dinner, Dances

Central Crete

4 hours approximately – 50 km

A night to remember…

Early in the evening under a star studded sky in an open-air tavern surrounded by the scent of jasmine and the melodies of “LYRA” and “BOUZOUKI” at the ancient village of Karouzana, you will have the opportunity to take a glimpse of the rural life in a Cretan village by walking around this charming place.

After tasting the traditional local dishes and enjoying the fine wine, you will witness the grace of the Cretan dancers performing a variety of Cretan, Greek and folklore dances, dressed in their traditional costumes. Join them, to learn how to dance yourselves and, following their footsteps become “ZORBAS” for a night.

A perfect chance to enjoy yourselves in “Cretan Style”, taste traditional dishes, know a bit more about your hosts and keep this wonderful night in your memory forever.

Age Definition:
Adults: Over 12 years old  (Full fare)
Children: 4-12 years old  (50% discount)
Infants: 0-3 years old  (Free of charge)

Booking Guiding Lines:
Your Tour Language: Please check in the description which tour languages are available per day, and make sure your desired language is available on your chosen date
Your Pick-up Point: Please check the list with all available pick-up points (and hours) from your area, on the table below

This excursion includes in its price: Your transfer r/t from your hotel, entrance to the village, Dinner and free wine. The Adult Fare is applied to passengers of any age above 12 years old. The Child Fare applies to children between 4 and 12 years old (50% discount + extra’s if chosen) and the Infant Fare to any child under 4 years old (Free of Charge // No seat reserved).

Just to help you see which pick-up suits best, here’s a table of hotel accommodations and their nearest pick-up’s:

Pick up place Pick up time
Sissi 17:55
Nikos hotel – Filipidis S/M 18:20
Malia church 18:30
Malia Bay – Malia Park – Sirens 18:20
Drossia – Kernos Beach – Ikaros Village 18:25
Alexander Beach – Ariadni 18:30
Cactus – Aktia 18:30
Mochos Cross 18:35
Stalis bus stop – Blue sea 18:35
Nana B/S – Mediterraneo 18:40
Belvedere – Eri bus stop 18:50
Silva Beach – Pela Maria 18:50
National Bank – Chalkiadakis S/M 18:55
Piscopiano well (pigadi) 19:00
Mathioudakis – Creta Maris 19:00
Hersonissos Village 19:00
Knossos Royal – Royal Mare – Annabelle 19:05
Cretan Village – Laguna – Chrissi Amoudia 19:10
Serita – Zorbas – Anissa – Bella – Lytos 19:10
Analipsi Beach  Road 19:10
Analipsi Bus stop 19:05
Amirantes B/S 19:00
Gouves Beach  Road 18:50
Gouves Cross-Lavris 18:45
Gournes Church 18:40
Rinela – Hatzis 18:35
Knossos Beach – Arina 18:35
Karteros – Amnissos 18:30
Astoria Hotel – Galaxy Hotel 18:15
Heraklion port – Old Heraklion Bus Station roundabout (Entrance OLI) 18:15
Giofyros (Meliriton) 18:10
Amoudara 18:00

LET US HELP! Please don’t hesitate to contact us, in order to help you out choose the best pick-up that suits you best!

1. Customers who for any reason fail to participate in our excursions are obliged to inform us at least 24 hours in advance. Otherwise, no refund will be given. Cancelling at least 24 hours prior to departure, 100% full refund!
2. reserves the right to alter or cancel any tour, due to adverse weather conditions or, insufficient passenger number or, force majeure.

► We do return money in case of bad weather (when the excursion is cancelled by the organizer tour operator).
► IMPORTANT: You need to be at least 10 minutes prior to your pick-up time at your pick-up point.
► COVID-19: All passengers required to wear masks at all times when in boats and busses or in indoor areas.


For further information or bookings please call at telephone No. (+30) 2810341560


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This excursion is eligible for the Summer 2021 Special Offer Discount! Special Offer Summer 2021

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