Knossos – Archaeological Museum – Heraklion City

Main Excursion Information

Palace of Knossos

The Minoan palace is the main visitable site of Knossos (or Knossos), an important city in antiquity, with continuous life from the Neolithic years to the 5th century. It is built on the hill of Kefala, with easy access to the sea and the interior of Crete. According to tradition, it was the seat of the wise king Minos. Fascinating myths, of the Labyrinth with the Minotaur and Daedalus with Icarus, are associated with the palace of Knossos.

Archaeological Museum

Your tour continues to the Heraklion Archaeological Museum, the best in the world regarding Minoan art, as it contains the most remarkable and comprehensive collection of artifacts of the Minoan civilization of Crete. The displays of terra cotta, marble and alabaster idols, collections of gold, jewelry, ivory, figurines, sarcophagi and frescoes will give you an insight into this artistic culture and complement your visit to Knossos.

Heraklion City

In Heraklion, there will be time to visit the market, and have lunch and a visit to the Venetian port of Heraklion with the old castle of Koules, which is built on two levels and offers an imposing view from the ramparts. Walking through the old town, we reach the Cathedral of St. Titus, an impressive sight.

Additional information:

PRICELIST:

Passengers

Low Season

High Season

Up to – 4 persons

200€

240€

Up to – 7 persons

250€

330€

Up to – 16 persons

330€

370€

Up to – 21 persons

370€

400€

EXCURSION DURATION :

7 – 8 hours

PICK-UP FROM:

09:00 (Flexible pick-up time from your hotel.)

RETURN:

16:00 (indicatively based on departure time)

 

INCLUDED:

Flexible pick-up time from your hotel.

Bottle of water for each passenger in the vehicle.

Transportation in air-conditioned vehicles.

Services certified with civil liability ISO: 9001.

All taxes.

Child seats (upon request).

 

NOT INCLUDED:

Entrances, for Knossos & the Museum.

GuideFood & Beverage

OPTIONAL:

Official guide at extra charge

 

IMPLEMENTATION OF PROTECTION MEASURES FOR COVID-19

Contactless Payment – Cloth masks for drivers – Cleaning of its internal surfaces.

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