Ga direct naar inhoud
Building

Mount Juktas

Door 9 locals aangeraden
Locatie
701 00

Tips van locals

Nikos
Nikos
June 18, 2019
Giouchtas hill is exactly above the village of Archanes. The hill is an environmentally protected area. It is worth visiting the small church which is dedicated to Christ at the top of mountain. Also, if you are lucky too, you will enjoy there a wild bird watching opportunity.
Στέλιος
Στέλιος
June 06, 2018
Depart to the picturesque village of Archanes at the foot of Mountain Giouhtas. We will hike and see flowers on the path towards the summit of Giouhtas. On Mount Giouhtas - highest peak 811 m. - scientific research has registered 360 plant species, eighteen of which are native (endemic) to Crete or…
Véronique
Véronique
May 31, 2018
Walking, driving, great view over Heraklion.
Manolis
Manolis
February 04, 2017
One of my favorite places on the island. Amazing view of the City and the two highest mountains of Crete. There is a Minoan Necropolis on a smaller hill called Fourni and a Minoan​ temple at the top of Juktas.
Anna
Anna
April 20, 2016
Giouchtas – Archanes You don’t have to go far to get close to nature. The 'anthropomorphic’ mountain of Giouchtas is near to Heraklion and has an easy ascent. The views are endless and it is rich in wild life and nature. Put on your walking shoes and go! The Holy mountain of Giouchtas is the first…