From PACHNES Bed & Breakfast it takes only 20 minutes to the lower entrance of the gorge of Samaria. This majestic canyon is considered one of the greatest attractions of Crete and many people are eager to visit it.
National park since 1962, it became a very important natural shelter for unique plants and wildlife. A 13 km path which crosses the canyon, gives the opportunity to people to see, feel and admire a big part of this huge and unique place.
Thanks to rigorous legislation, any human activity is not allowed outside the path that crosses the canyon.