Agia Galini/Matala: Imbros Gorge & Frangokastelo Day Tour

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Explore the breathtaking Imbros Gorge and the famous Samaria Gorge on a day trip from Agia Galini or Matala. Stop at the village of Frangokastello to swim and relax before returning to your hotel.

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Highlights

  • Discover the dramatic history of the Turkish occupation in the Imbros Gorge.
  • Admire the stunning natural surroundings of the gorge
  • Learn about the unique geological features of the gorge as you walk through it.
  • Relax and enjoy a refreshing swim at the village of Frangokastello

Description

Explore the breathtaking Imbros Gorge, located 780m above sea level and adjacent to the famous Samaria Gorge. Immerse yourself in the stunning natural surroundings adorned with cypresses and shrubs. This 8km-long gorge can be easily walked through in just 2-2.5 hours, and at one point, it becomes so narrow that you can touch the walls with outstretched arms. As you wind through the gorge, hear the dramatic story of the 1867 Turkish occupation, where women and children tragically lost their lives while fleeing from the Turks. The journey concludes with a relaxing stop at the village of Frangokastello for a refreshing dip. At the end of the activity, you will be dropped off at your hotel, or a central location to continue your adventure. Don't miss this unforgettable opportunity to experience the beauty and history of the Imbros Gorge.

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