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Guides to Perfection

Palace of Knossos

Palace of Knossos – Archeological Museum of Heraklion

One of the “must do” excursions in Crete- a condensed version of all the ancient history of the island.

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A Day with the Kids

Cretan Aquarium & Natural History Museum of Crete

A fun and also educative day with the kids in two very interesting museums for kids and Adults alike…

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Lassithi Plateau, Agios Nikolaos

Best of East

A full excursion to one of the most popular sites in Crete: the Lassithi plateau and the cave of the Diktaion andron.

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Custom Made Tours

With your private professional guide

Avoiding crowds, enjoying your free time. An opportunity, to invest your time in collecting beautiful memories and experiences with us.

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Chauffeur Service

We are happy to take you to your destination- Quickly and Safely. 

Our Chauffeur Service offers drivers that are discreet and highly professional. We cater both business travelers and vacationers, offering an experience tailor made to match your needs.

Our vehicles are an Opel Vivaro of 2016 (max 6pax) and an Opel Mokka of 2016 (max 2pax)


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Meet the Team

Akrivi Chatzigeorgiou
Akrivi Chatzigeorgiou
Licensed tourist guide

I am working as licensed Tourist Guide while also being a certified WFTGA National Trainer. In my work, I ac

Ioannis Foniadakis
Financial administration

I am occupied as an accountant as well as in tourism financial management and administration. I firmly belie

Eri Fragiadaki
Eri Fragiadaki
Tourism administration

I am mostly occupied as a freelance translator as well in tourism administration and more specifically in desti

Ioanna Kalypso Glyptis
Ioanna Kalypso Glyptis
Licensed Tourist Guide

I am a professional licensed Tourist Guide certified member of the WFTGA and National Trainer living in Crete t

Andreas Tzobanakis
Andreas Tzobanakis
Licensed Tourist Guide

I am a professional licensed Tourist Guide with a degree in History from the Odessa State University and have b

Dimitra Pilarinou
Licensed Tourist Guide

I am a professional licensed Tourist Guide/Archaeologist, holding a Master’s Degree in Prehistoric Archaeolog

Georgios Chatzigeorgiou
Licensed tourist guide

I am a native Cretan  and since 2001,  I am working as a licenced tour guide for Crete and the whole of Greec

Katarzyna Kotkowska
Tour guide

I am Krakowvian by origin and Cretan by choice. A member of nature lover's club of Heraklon,  having  Cretan

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  • They perfectly adapted the visits to the 9 year old and were able to relate to an excitable and easily distracted 5 year old. The guide and drivers were both friendly and extremely knowledgeable and no questions were beyond them. We highly recommend this group if you are looking to organize a trip w

    “Great for families”

  • I attended a wedding in Crete with my parents who are in their 60's. Particularly, because of my mom who has limited mobility I needed something personalized and taylored to our needs. I sent the same e-mail to three different travel agencies with dates and preferences. The only agency that replied

    “Traveling with +60 parents”

  • Τhis summer I back to Crete. of course I chose 1618 again. it's like visit your old friends. Akrivi knows everything in Crete, besides, she's a very friendly and inspiring lady. I had a wonderful week with 1618. and i think i will back to Crete again someday soon - Crete has a lot to explore : )

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Crete a moden Circe

Crete a modern Circe…

For the Greeks Crete seems the most authentically Greek of all islands,it’s long history its remoteness from the ancient centers of war etc. Crete the […]

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Cretan Diet

Cretan Diet

It is no hardship to eat like a Cretan. The people of Crete eat well. Crete’s economy is based on agriculture, not only tourism. With […]

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