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gem Favorite The Iron Gates can't keep the throng of tourists out of the gorge

Samaria Gorge - Iron Gates

(2) Chóra S…, GR

Recommended Routes in Samaria National Park - 2

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Favorite The Iron Gates can't keep the throng of tourists out of the gorge
Intermediate/Difficult

Samaria Gorge

9.5 mi 15.3 km 1,467' Up 447.15 m Up 5,484' Down 1671.51 m Down

Agía Ma…, GR
Favorite Samaria Gorge, Crete
Difficult

Gigilos Peak Out-and-Back

5.4 mi 8.8 km 3,234' Up 985.69 m Up 3,229' Down 984.34 m Down

Agía Ma…, GR

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The Iron Gates can't keep the throng of tourists out of the gorge
Feb 4, 2018 near Chóra S…, GR
The best time to visit the Samaria Gorge is just after it opens in May when the flowers are plentiful and in bloom, the temperature is still moderate, and the tourists are few
Feb 4, 2018 near Galatás, GR
Look for the rare Kri-Kri goat in the Samaria Gorge
Feb 4, 2018 near Galatás, GR
Sorry I couldn't resist, but the gorge is truly gorgeous.
Feb 4, 2018 near Chóra S…, GR
Samaria Gorge, Crete
Mar 5, 2020 near unknown, unknown
The first 5 km of the Samaria Gorge trail descend to the gorge proper through a thick forest.
Feb 4, 2018 near Agía Ma…, GR
The Iron Gates
Feb 5, 2018 near Chóra S…, GR