Explore Minoan civilization and the city of Heraklion

Tour Number

Activity Level

806459


Categories

First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Greek (fluent), French (fluent), English (fluent)

Heraklion walking tour and Knossos archaeological site


The Knossos palace is one of the most important archaeological sites all over Greece. It dates back to the Minoan period, around 2. 000 BCE and it was ruled by a legendary King, Minos, the son of Zeus. Its sophisticated plan and rich apartments give an overview of the everyday life during Minoan period
After our visit of the archaeological site, we will head to Heraklion, the capital of Crete. Heraklion is full of Venetian and Ottoman monuments. Our stroll through the city will revel all the beautiful corners and and important sightseeing!

Itinerary

- Knossos archaeological site
- Heraklion city: Koules, lion square, Saint Marcus Basilica, old market

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

private transportation: minibus of 16 seats fully airconditioned

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 euros - - personal expenses:water, souvenirs, etc

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

I am not a driver. Transportation can be arranged upon request

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    806459


    Categories

    First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion, Youth and Family

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 10

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Greek (fluent), French (fluent), English (fluent)

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