09:30 Arrival at the meeting location for a short safety briefing
10:00 Start of the tour towards Coral Beach at Pegeia
10:15 Explore the shipwreck and sea caves.
10:15 Explore the shipwreck and sea caves.10:40 St. George’s Harbor
11:30 Akamas Reserve and Lara Turtle Conservation Station
12:30 Akamas Forest and Viewpoint
13:15 Lunch at Latchi Harbour in Polis Chrysochous
The tour will begin at 10 a.m. For safety checks and briefings, it is highly recommended that you arrive 30 minutes prior to the tour.
We will then travel along the beautiful coast, beginning at the famous Coral beach of Pegeia. Then, we will head towards the shipwreck and the sea caves with spectacular rock formations. The EDRO III, a ship with the Sierra Leone flag, was wrecked on the 8th Sept 2011 while on a trip from Sierra Leone to Rhodes. It carried a cargo full of plasterboard.
St George’s Harbour, featuring archeological discoveries, catacombs, scenic marinas, and spectacular views, is our next stop.
We will continue onto Akamas Reserve to explore the turtle nesting areas, where we can take a dip at Lara Turtle Conservation Station.
Moving onwards, we will stop at the magnificent viewpoint of Akamas Forest. The forest is famous for its olive and pine trees. As we make our way to the final destination, we will be passing through the Smigies Nature Trail, a little gem on Akamas Peninsula.
We will then be heading to Latchi Harbor on Polis, where you will enjoy a delicious meal along with refreshments. You will have plenty of time to explore the marina, its shops, and scenic views.
1) For renting a bike, what do I have to bring with me?
A) Driving Licence
C) €100. This amount is returned back to the client in case there are no damages on the bike
D) Most importantly. A good sense of humor! Its going to get bumpy!
2) What time I have to arrive to the shop for the Safari?
All safaris are starting at 10:00, it is recommended to come at 9:30
3) What do we have to bring with us at the safari? Do not forget to bring
A) Driving Licence
C) Swimming costume for swimming
H) Athletic Shoes
I) Cash for lunch and drinks
J) Most importantly. A good sense of humor! Its going to get bumpy!
4) What is the minimum age that somebody is allowed to rent a bike?
He/she should be 18 plus.
5) What about the insurance?
Clients are covered by third party insurance. That means that they are responsible to pay for any damages they might cause.
6) What is included in the price?
A) The Insurance
B) Safety Helmets
C) The VAT
D) Goggles (only contact lens wearers, upon request)
E) Protective mask for dust (optional)
7) SAFETY - VEHICLES AND TRANSPORTATION
We keep our bikes in a good condition and every time before each safari we check all the bikes (brakes, steering, tire pressure and condition, lights, mirrors, engine, petrol). Also we keep an updated record of checks and maintenance.
8) SAFETY - OPERATING PERSONNEL
All staff members are trained and experienced in driving bikes and leading a safari.
9) SAFETY - EQUIPMENT
We have all the appropriate safety equipment for the safari and the operation of our bikes.
10) SAFETY BRIEFING & EMERGENCY PROCEDURES
Staff drivers are informed about the health and safety procedures, as well as have instructions for emergency cases.