Available every Thursday in German/Czech (May-October)
Duration 8 hours approximately (from first pick up to last drop off)
Knossos and Heraklion tour overview
Our trip starts from Ierapetra and by bus we will take you to the capital of Crete Heraklion city for a full day!
We will be heading to Knossos archaeological area directly and our first stop will be there. You will be offered a guided tour from a professional licensed guide around the magnificent historical sights of the area. Our guide will describe the great history behind the Minoan civilization, and you will learn about King Minos, famous in mythology for his wisdom and as a judge of the underworld. You will be amazed of how many artifacts are located there from the Minoan civilization. Of course, you can take pictures of the Minoan Palace and all the sights and capture unforgettable memories.
After staying approximately 2 hours in Knossos area, we will take our bus and you will be transferred to the center of Heraklion. We will offer you 30 minutes guided tour around the city center (also from licensed guide) and also provide 2 more hours free/own time. Great opportunity to visit the history museum located in the city center, but also for shopping and enjoying your coffee and lunch in the capital of Crete!
- 09:30 - Knossos Sights & The Minoan Palace. Our first stop is in Knossos Archaeological area. You will be offered guided tour with professional guide.
- 12:00 - Heraklion City Center. At Heraklion you can enjoy 30 minutes guided tour at the city center. After that you will have the opportunity to visit the history museum and approximately 2 hours free time (shopping & lunch).
- 15:30 - Start our trip back to hotels.