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Crete private tour: Knossos Palace, Archaeological museum, and Heraklion Town

Crete private tour: Knossos Palace, Archaeological museum, and Heraklion Town

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Uncover the mysteries of the ancient Minoan civilization on this private, half-day tour of Heraklion highlights. Explore the magnificent Knossos Palace, home to King Minos and legends of the Minotaur, and visit a world-class archaeological museum featuring artifacts dating back to 5000 BC. See the contrast of ancient and modern Crete with some free time in the port town of Heraklion, and enjoy personalized attention from your guide along the way. Entrance fees to Knossos Palace and Archaeological Museum at your expense.
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  • 5 hours
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$470.39
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$470.39
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Secret Heraklion Walking Tour

Secret Heraklion Walking Tour

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Wandering around a city can be done either like a tourist or like a local. We offer the local version with a deeper info on the history and tradition of this city. Inside info you will not listen on other tours, walking slowly and discussing questions on monuments.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.77
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$24.77

Hiking Walking Gorge in Crete with Lunch nearby Chersonissos

Hiking Walking Gorge in Crete with Lunch nearby Chersonissos

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Get a sense of adventure while in Crete by exploring the Aposelemis Gorge near Heraklion with a local guide. Wander down into the gorge, which is five miles (or 8 kilometers) deep and enjoy the natural splendor of the place, viewing birds of prey and other wildlife. At the end stop into a local tavern for a hearty lunch (included in price)
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$63.97
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$63.97
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WEST CRETE TOUR up to 4 to 15 customers

WEST CRETE TOUR up to 4 to 15 customers

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Enjoy this 6-hour West Crete Tour at village Fodele, Rethimnon and Arkadi. Discover and learn the ancient history and medieval places.
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  • 6 hours
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$337.93
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$337.93
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PRIVATE Local Life Cooking lessons included Lunch

PRIVATE Local Life Cooking lessons included Lunch

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Your Eye Travel guide let you discover with a minibus the Cretan way of life. The first stop is at an olive oil factory where we are welcomed by the owner. He guides us through the factory and teach us all about the olive oil process. After the olive oil factory, we continue up the mountains to a small and authentic Cretan mountain village. Your Eye Travel guide gives you a tour through the streets of the real, daily Cretan life. After this, it's time to teach the secrets of a Cretan kitchen with fresh and local ingredients and herbs from his own garden. And we take you on a small tour of the village. The cooking lessons are very important; what you make, you will eat, so be sure not to burn your food! This authentic day will be held at a picturesque restaurant with a spectacular view. You are then free to enjoy your lunch, after which, we head back to your hotel.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$156.90
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$156.90
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Boat Trip 5h Family Cruise Hersonissos with BBQ from Malia

Boat Trip 5h Family Cruise Hersonissos with BBQ from Malia

Take this wonderful cruise to one of Crete's prettiest places - Saint George's Bay. You will take a pleasant boat journey from Malia to the bay and (if the weather permits), the picturesque village of Sissi. On board, feel free to sunbathe, watching the clear waters sparkle in the sun happily with a glass of wine, raki or orange juice. For those who would prefer to be splash around in the sea, snorkeling equipment is provided for the chance to see some of the many colourfull fish and sea-life. Perhaps you will even spot a sea-turtle or a dolphin!
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$39.83
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$39.83
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Royalty Dia Island Half Day Trip

Royalty Dia Island Half Day Trip

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Enjoy good sailing, clear tropical waters, warm sun and snorkeling at Dia island. This sailing trip is the perfect way to experience the island from another perspective – the sea.
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  • 5 hours
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$144.83
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$144.83

Private Gastronomy Tour in the Old Heraklion

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Private Gastronomy Tour in the Old Heraklion

Crete’s rich gastronomic palette is greatly influenced by the history. Due to its location in the heart of the Mediterranean it is at the crossroads of rich and versatile cultures. Balanced local cuisine combines seasonal ingredients that reflect the diversity of the fertile land of Europe’s southernmost point. During this tour you will visit: GREEK COFFEE: In one of the oldest shops on Heraklion’s bazaar street, you will learn about the tradition of roasting, grinding, brewing and serving Greek coffee. TRADITIONAL BAKERY: Meet the unique features of Cretan baking and try some traditional products. CHEESE SHOP: Tasting of traditional cheese varieties. HEALING HERBS: We will tell you about the unique spices and medicinal herbs of Crete. WINE SHOP LIRARAKIS: A great opportunity to get acquainted with the producers of branded wine, learn the basics of wine-making and taste 5 different wines. TAVERN: Enjoy traditional Greek cuisine in one of the traditional taverns.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$173.79
$217.24
$43.45 savings
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$173.79
$217.24
$43.45 savings
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Minoan Night Experience

Minoan Night Experience

At Minoan night experience show you travel back 3500 years ago. A journey through space and time. Enjoy a theatrical dance, music and dinner with Minoan and modern cuisine.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$63.97
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$63.97
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Knossos Private Full-Day Tour from Heraklion with Pick Up

Knossos Private Full-Day Tour from Heraklion with Pick Up

At the desired time, an experienced English-speaking professional driver will pick you up from your accommodation in a private vehicle ready to immerse you into the Greek culture and lifestyle. If you are a history lover, get ready to travel back in time on this full-day tour. Knossos Palace is the biggest Minoan Palace of Crete. The archaeological museum is one of the most significant museums in Greece and its collections come mostly from central and eastern Crete and cover a span of 5.500 years. You will also have the chance to visit Koules Fortress that dominates the entrance to the Venetian Harbour of Heraklion. The Venetians called it "Sea Fortress", but today it is known by its Turkish name, Koules. Our drivers are not licensed to accompany you into the sights, but are very knowledgeable of the places visited and will provide all the necessary historical information and their local perspective. At the end of the tour, your driver will drop you off at your accommodation.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$130.48
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$130.48
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SOUTH CRETE TOUR up to 4 to 15 customers

SOUTH CRETE TOUR up to 4 to 15 customers

Tour at traditional village St. Barbara, Gortis, Festos, Agia Triada and Matala Tour at traditional village St. Barbara, Gortis, Festos, Agia Triada and Matala. • TRADITIONAL VILLAGE ST. BARBARA (is a town and seat of the homonymous municipality and the municipal community unity municipality Gortis) – • GORTIS (is an archeological site, the church of St Titus, the Odeon and the famous Plane Tree) • FESTOS (is first referenced by Homer as "well populated", and the Homeric epics indicate its participation in the Trojan war) • AGIA TRIADA (is the archaeological site of an ancient Minoan settlement) • MATALA ( was the port of Phaistos during the Minoan period. In the year 220 BC)
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  • 6 hours
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$341.55
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$341.55
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East Crete Tour 4 to 15 customers

East Crete Tour 4 to 15 customers

Explore Greek history and culture in East Crete on this guided excursion. After a convenient pickup from select hotels, enjoy a transfer on a comfortable bus to Knossos, Europe’s “oldest city” that is home to the legendary palace of King Minos. Then, visit the Bronze Age ruins of Malia Palace and Agios Nikolas and stop by the villages of Krisa and Elounda.
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  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$347.59
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$347.59
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VIP HERAKLION CITY TOUR up to 4 customers

VIP HERAKLION CITY TOUR up to 4 customers

Explore the highlights of Heraklion with a local guide. This half-day tour is customizable and includes transportation for up to four people—a great way to see the city on your own schedule. Visit the Palace of Knossos, Nikos Kazantzakis’ grave, the Old Venetian Harbor, Central Market, and more. Your guide can also suggest activities according to your interests.
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  • 4 hours
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$225.69
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$225.69
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Cretan Villages with Traditional Lunch

Cretan Villages with Traditional Lunch

Experiencing Crete’s traditional rural lifestyle and villages independently is difficult without a hire car or the time to meet and chat with locals. This trip lays it all on for you: with a tour of various villages to uncover their daily life; a string of food tastings and cultural insights; and a home-cooked Cretan lunch conjured up by a local host. Rethymno and Heraklion hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$130.34
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$130.34
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East Crete Around the Mountains Tour 4 to 15 customers

East Crete Around the Mountains Tour 4 to 15 customers

Tour at Lassithi plateau. LASSITHI PLATEAU (The fertile soil of the plateau, due to alluvial run-off from melting snow, has attracted inhabitants since Neolithic times (6000 BC. Minoans and Dorians followed and the plateau has been continuously inhabited since then, except a period that started in 1293 and lasted for over two centuries during the Venetian occupation of Crete. ) The Lasithi Plateau (Greek: Οροπέδιο Λασιθίου, Oropedio Lasithiou), sometimes spelt Lassithi Plateau is a high endorheic plateau, located in the Lasithi regional unit in eastern Crete, Greece. Since the 1997 Kapodistrias reform, it is a municipality whose seat is Tzermiado, although the biggest village is Agios Georgios. The municipality has an area of 129.976km2.
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  • 6 hours
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$337.93
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$337.93
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Royalty Heraklion City Tour-Market-Creta Aquarium

Royalty Heraklion City Tour-Market-Creta Aquarium

Experience real aspects of the Heraklion everyday life The present city of Heraklion was founded in 824 by the Saracens. In 1204 was bought by Venetians which build enormous fortifications, most of which are still in place. Heraklion City Sightseeing Tour, Creta Aquarium is a different excursion for those who want to experience real aspects of the island’s everyday life. Our day starts with a stroll in the famous Heraklion open-air market, where dozens of peddlers offer their merchandise in very good prices.
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  • 6 hours
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$24.14
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$24.14

Knossos Wine & Pottery Tour 4 to 15 customers

Knossos Wine & Pottery Tour 4 to 15 customers

Tour at Knossos, winery at Peza, pottery village "Thrapsano", Hersonissos. Experience an archaeological tour at the Palace of Knossos. Visit the winery at Peza to witness their wine-making process. We will also take you to the pottery village then to a place where there are a lot of activities for kids!
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  • 5 hours
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$283.62
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$283.62
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Accessible Heraklion tour to Knossos & Archaeological Museum or Shopping

Accessible Heraklion tour to Knossos & Archaeological Museum or Shopping

Embark your special vehicle and start your tour. During this tour you will be taken back 4,000 years to the time of the oldest civilization in Europe. The Minoan Palace of Knossos, centre of the Minoan Civilization, will leave you breathless as you wonder over the technology and facilities of that period. After this fascinating tour, you will board your special vehicle onto Heraklion, the capital town and business centre of Crete which is a colorful and lively place. Sightseeing tour along Heraklion’s city walls, the Venetian harbour, the Byzantine Saint Titus church and the Lions Square with the former Morosini fountain. In Heraklion you have the choice to either enjoy a guided tour through the extraordinary Archaeological Museum, viewing the unique items from the Minoan culture or spend free time in town to browse at the shops in the centre.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$441.72
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$441.72
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NORTH CRETE TOUR up to 4 customers

NORTH CRETE TOUR up to 4 customers

Tour at traditional village Skalani and winery at Peza, Knossos, cathedral church of St. Minas and central market of Heraklion.
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  • 6 hours
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$341.55
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$341.55
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Heraklion Wine Roads

Heraklion Wine Roads

Combine a visit to two of Cretan wineries and a delicious meze style meal at a lovely traditional tavern where you will enjoy both the local food and wine. Simultaneously you will learn all about the food and wine culture in Crete with tips on Greek gastronomy. This tour is ideal for foodies, adventure types, wine lovers and anyone who wants to try a complete gastronomic experience in Crete.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$796.55
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$796.55
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Royalty Cretan Folklore Night Tour

Royalty Cretan Folklore Night Tour

Feel like a true Cretan, learn to entertain yourself as one of them. Come with us to the traditional village of Karouzana for a different night, under a majestic summer sky, a night full of music, dance and beautiful scents. Reaching the ancient village, we have the chance to take a walk through this magnificent place. Feel dizzy by the smell of the jasmine. Be surprised by the locals’ hospitality and treats and admire the traditional color of the area, which seems to have remained unspoiled by time.
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  • 6 hours
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$62.76
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$62.76

Heraklion & Knossos Museum Tour up to 4 Customers

Heraklion & Knossos Museum Tour up to 4 Customers

This two-part tour includes access to two of Crete’s popular attractions. First, visit the Palace of Knossos, an ancient labyrinth-like complex with more than 1,200 rooms surrounding an enormous courtyard. Then tour the Heraklion Archaeological Museum with its expansive collection of Minoan art. Since this is a private tour, you can explore each location at your own pace.
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  • 4 hours
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$223.28
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$223.28
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Barrier-free: Knossos and Heraklion - 4 hours private group & wheelchair users

Barrier-free: Knossos and Heraklion - 4 hours private group & wheelchair users

Traveling on vacation or on a cruise ship in Greece? Get to know the great diversity of the country on the barrier-free excursions designed just for you. The trips are suitable for older people or people with reduced mobility so you can enjoy the trip at your own pace. Completely barrier-free excursions for single travelers and small groups with wheelchair users (also e-wheelchair or other aids possible). - Equipment rental (wheelchair, e-wheelchair, scooter) available on request - Certified assistance bookable on request
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$784.48
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$784.48
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Giouhtas Mount Trekking

Giouhtas Mount Trekking

A beautiful and easy hike just a few kilometers outside of the city of Heraklion. Juktas, the human-head-like mountain (Greek Γιούχτας – Giouhtas) was an important religious site for the Minoans. According to the legend, this is the face of Zeus (the king of the Gods) and the mountain is his tomb. Indeed, the name Juktas is a corruption of the Latin word for Zeus, Jupiter. On the mountain, we find three archeological sites, an old monastery, and a church. What to Bring: • Trekking shoes • Windproof jacket • Camera • Sun Screen • Hat – sun glasses Highlights •​​​​​ The panoramic view of the sea and Dia island from the top of the mountain. Minimum number of participants, 4 persons
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  • 5 hours
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$127.93
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