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Eat figs on Crete
Eugene KrasowskiEat figs#1 of 30 things to do on Crete

All over Crete, on every corner, particularly juicy figs growing, so you just have to pick them and eat, it is very delicious :)

How much: from 4 euros#authentic#free#fruitsCrete
Walk through the the Street of the Knights on Rhodes
Kateryna PlakhotnaWalk through the the Street of the Knights#1 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

On this medieval street you will be able to plunge in the times of knights and beautiful ladies.

How much: free#authentic#strolling#freeStreet of the Knights of Saint John
Climbing on the fortress of Spinalonga on Crete
Леся КречетоваClimbing on the fortress of Spinalonga#2 of 30 things to do on Crete

Reach the island and climb to the highest point of the fortress, offering magical views of Crete.

How much: from 8 euros#strolling#views#selfieFortress of Spinalonga
Visit the Island of the Living Dead on Crete
Леся КречетоваVisit the Island of the Living Dead#3 of 30 things to do on Crete

Visit the most impressive island of Crete, which has been a prison for leprosy patients for a long time.

How much: from 8 euros#unusual#authentic#views#nature#mysticThe Leper Island Spinalonga
Walk above the gorge of Aradena on Crete
Eugene KrasowskiWalk above the gorge of Aradena#4 of 30 things to do on Crete

Walk on the bridge hanging over the formidable gorge, where at every step shaking the wooden planks, and the height can make you feel a dizzy.

How much: free#unusual#free#strolling#views#extreme#selfieThe Gorge of Aradena
Ride on a donkey on Rhodes
J CarrRide on a donkey#2 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

If you want to experience the incredible feeling, when you climb to the Acropolis, you can use donkey and reach the top of the hill :)

How much: from 5 euros#unusual#animals#fun#kidsAcropolis of Lindos
See the unique Bay of St. Paul in the shape of heart on Rhodes
Harper FullerSee the unique Bay of St. Paul in the shape of heart#3 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

Reach the top of the ancient Acropolis and prepare your camera to take pictures :)

How much: from 12 euros#views#natureAcropolis of Lindos
See the Acropolis of Lindos on Rhodes
oddviserSee the Acropolis of Lindos#4 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

Here you will be able to break away from the reality for a while and become an ancient Greek and stroll among the colonnades.

How much: from 12 euros#cultural#educationalAcropolis of Lindos
Walk through the ruins of Knossos Palace on Crete
Eugene KrasowskiWalk through the ruins of Knossos Palace#5 of 30 things to do on Crete

Walk among the ruins of the palace and try to get out of the labyrinth of the Minotaur.

How much: from 6 euros#authentic#strolling#mysticKnossos Palace
Try Greek salad on Crete
FelicityTry Greek salad#6 of 30 things to do on Crete

Try a simple, but very tasty salad, where the main ingredient is considered to be a real Greek feta, white cheese from sheep's milk.

How much: from 4 euros#cuisineCrete
Climb to the Monolithos castle on Rhodes
oddviserClimb to the Monolithos castle#5 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

Use the narrow stone stairs that are carved into the rock and climb to the top of the hill where you can make a panoramic photo of the Aegean Sea.

How much: free#views#nature#freeMonolithos Castle
Take selfie with ostrich on Rhodes
WALLisTake selfie with ostrich#6 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

Make the most unusual photo, pose next to a curious ostrich, that for yummy will be happy to take a selfie with you!

How much: from 5 euros#animals#kids#educational#funOstrich Farm & Park
Dive from the catamaran in lake Kournas on Crete
Mickey CollinsDive from the catamaran in lake Kournas#7 of 30 things to do on Crete

You can rent a catamaran, ride to the middle of the lake and enjoy the warm waters.

How much: from 7 euros#active#attractions#kids#fun#selfieKournas lake
Take a walk on the spit to the church of St. Nicholas on Crete
Kateryna PlakhotnaTake a walk on the spit to the church of St. Nicholas#8 of 30 things to do on Crete

For a small white church leads a long spit of rough stones, and this trip is difficult :)

How much: free#free#strolling#viewsSaint Nikolas church
See kri-kri on Crete
oddviserSee kri-kri#9 of 30 things to do on Crete

Staying on a halt in the Samaria Gorge, you can feed a mountain goat kri-kri, which is found only in Crete, from your hands.

How much: free#animals#natureCrete
See the birth of turtles Caretta-Caretta on Crete
Kateryna PlakhotnaSee the birth of turtles Caretta-Caretta#10 of 30 things to do on Crete

In summer turtles are born on the shores of Crete and you'll be able to see their first steps.

How much: free#unusual#free#animals#nature#awwCrete
Take a dip in the waterfall Richtis on Crete
Eugene KrasowskiTake a dip in the waterfall Richtis#11 of 30 things to do on Crete

After a walk through the gorge Richtis it's time to plunge into the cool water, exposing yourself to the waterfall.

How much: free#unusual#free#nature#selfieRichtis waterfall
Ride on a donkey on Crete
Eugene 2KRide on a donkey#12 of 30 things to do on Crete

If you want to climb to the entrance of the cave of Zeus, you can ride on a little donkey, which will carry you to the entrance of the cave for a few minutes.

How much: from 15 euros#unusual#active#authentic#animals#strolling#selfiePsychro Cave
To see sunset on Santorini island on Santorini
Eugene KrasowskiTo see sunset on Santorini island#1 of 1 things to do on Santorini

In the red and gold light of Santorini sunset, the sea around you becomes even more beautiful and romantic.

How much: free#free#views#nature#aww#romantic#phenomenonsSantorini
See the Acropolis of Rhodes on Rhodes
Melissa ClarkSee the Acropolis of Rhodes#7 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

Here you can learn all about ancient Greece, see the place where Cicero studied rhetoric and walk through the ancient stadium.

How much: free#free#cultural#educationalThe Acropolis of Rhodes
See peacocks on Rhodes
Кристина НестеренкоSee peacocks#8 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

If you want to see peacocks that show off their beautiful plumage, then climb the mountain Filerimos!

How much: free#free#animals#strolling#selfieFilerimos mountain
See Valley of the Butterflies on Rhodes
J CarrSee Valley of the Butterflies#9 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

You can see hundreds and thousands of butterflies Arctiidae that arrive in the valley at the end of May and live on tree trunks up to the end of October.

How much: from 5 euros#unusual#animals#natureThe Valley of the Butterflies
Feed the wild geese and ducks near the lake Kournas on Crete
Mickey CollinsFeed the wild geese and ducks near the lake Kournas#13 of 30 things to do on Crete

Feed from the hands the wild geese and ducks that live in the bush and totally not afraid of anybody :)

How much: free#free#animals#natureKournas lake
Drive the scenic road Koksare-Preveli on Crete
Kateryna PlakhotnaDrive the scenic road Koksare-Preveli#14 of 30 things to do on Crete

Ride from the village Koksare to the monastery Preveli, and pass through the famous gorge.

How much: free#unusual#free#views#natureKotsifos Gorge
Try Ouzo on Crete
Mickey CollinsTry Ouzo#15 of 30 things to do on Crete

Come into a small tavern and order ouzo - anisette beverage, which you should drink with fried octopus.

How much: from 11 euros#cuisine#souvenirs#adultCrete
Try melekouni on Rhodes
oddviserTry melekouni#10 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

Try traditional sweets of Rhodes - very delicious nut candies made of fresh honey, nuts - sesame and almond - and grated orange.

How much: price unknown#cuisine#souvenirsBee Museum
Feed pink pelicans on Mykonos
oddviserFeed pink pelicans#1 of 5 things to do on Mykonos

Along the coast of the island proudly roam three hand pelican - do not forget to bring them something delicious and make a non-standard picture :)

How much: free#free#animals#fun#aww#selfieMykonos
Walk through the Skotino Cave on Crete
Joan NaplesWalk through the Skotino Cave#16 of 30 things to do on Crete

Take the necessary equipment with you and have an extreme descent into the cave, trying not to slip on the slippery stones.

How much: free#active#free#nature#extreme#dangerousSkotino Cave
Try roasted barbounia on Crete
oddviserTry roasted barbounia#17 of 30 things to do on Crete

Clicked as seeds, fried red mullet fish, sprinkling it with lemon juice and drink with a cold non-alcoholic beer.

How much: from 50 euros#cuisineCrete
Walk on the uninhabited Elafonisi island on Crete
oddviserWalk on the uninhabited Elafonisi island#18 of 30 things to do on Crete

Reach wade to a desert island and lie down on the pink sand.

How much: free#unusual#free#strolling#natureElafonisi island
Go along the bottom of the Aradena Gorge on Crete
Ай ХантерGo along the bottom of the Aradena Gorge#19 of 30 things to do on Crete

Go down to the bottom of the gorge and have a lont trip along dry riverbed to the sea.

How much: free#unusual#free#nature#extremeThe Gorge of Aradena
See the most beautiful sunset on Rhodes on Rhodes
J CarrSee the most beautiful sunset on Rhodes#11 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

If you want to see the most beautiful sunset, then you need to climb up to the Kritinia Castle.

How much: free#views#nature#freeKritinia Castle
See changing the guard of the Evzones in Athens
oddviserSee changing the guard of the Evzones#1 of 11 things to do in Athens

The elite unit of the Greek army ringing loudly on the square is an entertaining sight you must see.

How much: free#free#showsSyntagma Square
See pond sliders on Crete
oddviserSee pond sliders#20 of 30 things to do on Crete

Unusual pond sliders that are found in large numbers in the lake Kournas, you can not only take pictures but also hold in your arms.

How much: free#free#animals#natureKournas lake
Sunbathing on a secluded beach Glyka Nera on Crete
Eugene KrasowskiSunbathing on a secluded beach Glyka Nera#21 of 30 things to do on Crete

Relax on the pebble beach, posing under the rays of the Cretan sun away from the hustle and bustle.

How much: free#free#relax#natureGlyka Nera Beach
Visit the cave of Zeus on Crete
Eugene 2KVisit the cave of Zeus#22 of 30 things to do on Crete

Visit the birthplace of Zeus the Thunderer, and you will see how many centuries ago Greeks brought gifts to their main god.

How much: from 4 euros#unusual#nature#phenomenonsPsychro Cave
Go for massage therapy on Crete
oddviserGo for massage therapy#23 of 30 things to do on Crete

Feel how your body is filled with energy, as all the heavy thoughts leave you and how you again start to breathe after therapeutic massage.

How much: price unknown#health#relaxCrete
Relax on the beach in the St. Paul's Bay on Rhodes
oddviserRelax on the beach in the St. Paul's Bay#12 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

Here you'll see the emerald water, the church where the weddings take place and stunning views.

How much: from 4 euros#views#relax#natureSt. Pauls Bay
See the panorama of the ancient Kamiros town on Rhodes
AbarraneSee the panorama of the ancient Kamiros town#13 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

From the height of the ruins of temple, you can see how nature connects with the ancient history.

How much: from 4 euros#views#cultural#strollingKameiros
Walk on the path to Calvary on Rhodes
AbarraneWalk on the path to Calvary#14 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

On Mount Filerimos is a path that leads to the very top and is stretched along the cypress avenue and bas-reliefs depicting the passion of the Lord.

How much: free#unusual#strolling#freeFilerimos mountain
Try the Cretan mountain tea on Crete
Mickey CollinsTry the Cretan mountain tea#24 of 30 things to do on Crete

Crete is famous for its herbal teas, so in the evening you can relax with a cup of this drink of mountains in cozy cafe.

How much: from 1 euro#authentic#cuisine#health#souvenirsCrete
Try feta on Crete
Mickey CollinsTry feta#25 of 30 things to do on Crete

Try the best Greek cheese, which was recognized around the world and brought a small package to your relatives.

How much: from 11 euros#cuisine#souvenirsCrete
Dive from the rocks on the Matala beach on Crete
Eugene KrasowskiDive from the rocks on the Matala beach#26 of 30 things to do on Crete

Dive in the waters of the Libyan sea from a cliff, which is located inside a cave - dwelling hippies.

How much: free#active#free#views#nature#extreme#dangerousMatala beach
See the panorama of the two cities on Rhodes
Eugene KrasowskiSee the panorama of the two cities#15 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

On top of the Filerimos mountain you will find a cross with the staircase leading to a viewing platform where you can see the towns Ialyssos and Ixia.

How much: free#views#nature#freeFilerimos mountain
Take a swim in three seas of the Mediterranean on Crete
oddviserTake a swim in three seas of the Mediterranean#27 of 30 things to do on Crete

Dive into waters of three seas, count all the blue shades and take a look at the paradize as it is.

How much: price unknown#unusual#relax#natureCrete
Try olive oil on Crete
oddviserTry olive oil#28 of 30 things to do on Crete

The best olive oil is produced in Greece, and among the Greeks, the most delicious and high-quality oil is prepared by Cretans.

How much: from 8 euros#cuisine#souvenirsCrete
See the merger of the two seas on Rhodes
Harper FullerSee the merger of the two seas#16 of 21 things to do on Rhodes

On cape Prasonisi you can see how two seas - the Mediterranean and the Aegean - merge into one, representing a magnificent spectacle.

How much: free#unusual#free#naturePrasonisi Cape
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