“Let’s go Polyrinia  – Crossing the Sarikari Gorge”, Sirikari 19th May

The Sirikari gorge (also known as Polyrinia gorge or Tsichliano gorge) is an easy alternative for those who want to get out into nature but not suffer too much the next day.
 The gorge, a protected habitat, descends into a beautiful river bed with abundant, flowering vegetation. From the village of Sirikari the pathway ascends to the ancient settlement of Polyrinia with its glorious view of the bay of Kissamos. 

Length: 5.5 km  (4 km trail and 1.5 km road)
Time: 2.5 – 3 hours walking time

Degree of difficulty: 1

Departure and return by buses:
departure at 9.00 from Kissamos Town Hall (boarding the buses at 8.45)
Return at 14.00 from Polyrinia
Tickets: adults : 10€ / teenagers: 5€ / children up to 12 years: Free
(Entries must be paid in advance by 16th May in order to secure seats on buses. Seats are limite.

Information:
email: pamepolirrinia@gmail.com
tel: 6973 739180

In cooperation with the GREEK MOUNTAINEERING ASSOCIATION OF CHANIA

Lydia

I'm Austrian living in Tavronitis, love nature, music, good books, sunsets, the sea, travelling, socializing and more. I came to Crete as a student in the early 70s, exploring the west and southwest of the island with friends by motorbike. When you are young everything is important and, there are lots of things to do...I did. Job, family,children, travelling the world. But I never lost my love for Crete for a minute. And seven years ago I ended up in this convenient corner of Crete, not only for holidays, but to stay and haven't regretted it for a minute.

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