Shore excursion to Knossos and Heraklion city
Take a guided tour in the most visited historical place of the Minoan times and then in the modern city of Heraklion!
Suggested for groups of more than 10 persons and travel agencies
Your tour starts right away with your disembarkation to the port where you will meet your guide and you will embark in an A/C vehicle.
First visit will be to the famous center of Minoan civilization, the Palace of Knossos which is dated back to 3,500 years. There you will be impressed by the colorful frescos, the pillars, the thrones and the innovative drainage system. You will be guided also in the king’s rooms, the ancient theater and finally in the labyrinth of Minotaur.
Then you will continue your excursion for the capital of Crete, Heraklion. In this beautiful town you will visit some of the most interesting sights such as the Morosini Fountain in Lion Square, the Venetian Loggia which is the town hall and the historical Church Agios Titos dated from 961 A.D. Afterwards, you can enjoy some free time in the modern city of Heraklion doing shopping or taking a drink.
Take all these beautiful images with you from the island of Crete to continue your cruise.
Duration: 5 hours
Private transportation by A/C vehicle
Note: entrance fees are not included in the price