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Tour Crete with Lefteris Nikiforakis

Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Fantastic tour with Alexandra!

I managed to book a highlights tours of Heraklion with Lefteris very late, but he was able to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
London, United Kingdom
The best of the best

Lefteris picked us up promptly from the cruise port and we never stopped all day. He is very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I managed to book a highlights tours of Heraklion with Lefteris very late, but he was able to accommodate us. Alexandra was the one who took us on the tour (but we did also meet Lefteris on the day). We went to the Palace of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lefteris picked us up promptly from the cruise port and we never stopped all day. He is very personable and knowledgeable. We all felt like we had made a friend for life. He knew so much of the ancient history of the area, Old Chania...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lefty's van was full so we had another driver but we went together. It was great having snacks when we got back to the van, enjoyed the shopping stop, the winery, and LOVED the stop we had for lunch. The food served family style was...More

Thank bleum00n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had a short trip to Crete (3 days) and had hired Lefteris Nikiforakis to show us around. Boy were we in for a treat! Lefteris is so professional, knowledgeable, and obviously in love with this beautiful island! He picked us us...More

Thank Mariya T
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Lefty was on time, informative, fun and went above and beyond to make our group feel welcomed. A wonderful way to see an beautiful country.

Thank Sfirth41
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We visited Crete back in July on the Carnival Vista. I reached out to Lefty and he was booked but said his daughter Alexandra was available so we booked with her. What an awesome time! Out of our nine private excursions, this one was our...More

Thank cnutty
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We booked Lefteris about 9 months before our arrival and we were so glad to have him as our tour guide! He picked us up promptly and immediately began to tell us about his island. He took us to all the 'must see" attractions and...More

2  Thank moortime
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We booked a private tour for 4 and the owner's (Lefty) daughter Alexandra was our guide. She showed us all of the local sites (archaeological museum, Knossos). She then changed up the "typical" tour and took us to a local winery where we met the...More

1  Thank jrudolph317
Reviewed 21 October 2016

After reading many glowing reviews on tripadvisor, I reached out to Lefty months ago and arranged a 6 hour tour of Crete in October. Lefty is the best Ambassador for Crete! He has such vast knowledge, passion and love for his island and people. We...More

1  Thank OrganizedChaosNoVa
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We both throughly enjoyed our quick snapshot of the Chania region with Lefteris. He was so knowledgeable regarding the vegetation and history of the area. Our traditional lunch was an unexpected pleasure with local flavor at a local favorite restaurant in the countryside. Lefteris was...More

1  Thank K B
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Hello Karen, how did you go about booking your tour with Lefteris?
20 August 2016|
Response from Travelcrazy151048 | Reviewed this property |
I contacted him via email. He is quick to respond
Hi - We will be in Crete in June and was hoping for a tour with Lefteris. How do I communicate with him? Thank you. Paula
9 August 2016|
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How much was the tour and how do I contact him? Thanks
1 August 2016|
Response from Roy R | Reviewed this property |
Lefteris charges 40 euro per hour. The key, in my opinion, is to confirm that Lefteris will be your guide vs having it delegated to others. (Although is daughter is also very good). While other guides may be quite... More