Have you been to Richtis Gorge in eastern Crete?

Richtis Gorge  is a state protected gorge in Crete, near Exo Mouliana, Sitia, eastern Crete that starts at the traditional village Exo Mouliana, which is located on the national road between Agios Nikolaos and Sitia and ends at the secluded Richtis beach, just east of the village Kalavros.

The easy hiking trail is about 4 km in length. Rich vegetation (mainly platanus trees, wild berries and local flowers and herbs) and animal life (mainly local species of butterflies, small reptiles, birds and small mammals) can be observed along the way, as well as old stone bridges and water mills before it culminates with the Richtis Waterfall and beach.

You SHOULD VISIT the Richtis Gorge at least once in your lifetime!

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