Knossos Palace and Archaeological Museum tour with transportation from Heraklion

Knossos Palace and Archaeological Museum tour with transportation from Heraklion

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 4 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Get to know the mysteries and beauty of Cretan culture!
  • Explore the Palace of Knossos along with unique exhibits of the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion
  • Discover the hidden gems and secrets of these historical sites
What to expect

Get ready to enter the realm of ancient myths and legends! Explore the gorgeous and enchanting Knossos Place and the world-renowned Archaeological Museum of Heraklion. SIt back and relax as you head over to the main site in your very own private transfer vehicle. Admire this legendary Palace, said to be the historical site connected to the story of Daedalus and Icarus, the labyrinth where the fearsome Minotaur used to live, and the love story of Theseus and Ariadne. Your expert guide will walk you around the impressive facilities, including the Throne Room of King Minos and the colorful frescoes of the Blue Ladies, narrating tales that will unfold the story of the first civilization of Europe.

Following the exploration of the palace, your next stop will be at the Archaeological Museum of Knossos. Located in the heart of the city of Heraklion and recently renovated, the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion hosts the fresco of the Prince of the Lilies and the Phaistos Disc, known as one of the X-files of ancient Greece, among other exhibits. Discover with the help of your guide all the secrets the museum’s exhibits hold and educate yourself on the impressive accomplishments of the ancient civilization.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • What's included
    • Private guided tour with a licensed archaeologist guide
    • Private transfers from and to Heraklion with a modern minivan
    What's not included
    • Entrance fees to Knossos Palace and the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion (16€ per person)
    • Food and drinks
    Reduced price

    Infants (ages 0-3): Free

    Where

    Pick up from your hotels in Heraklion city center

    Meeting point:

    Please indicate your pick-up location at checkout and confirm your pickup time and location directly with the local operator.

    What to remember
    • Prepare yourself for an exciting experience and bring along your camera so you can capture the best moments of the activity
    • Please weather-appropriate, comfy shoes and clothing
    • Please confirm your pickup time and location with the local operator prior to the tour. You will find the contact details on the voucher after booking
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Greeking.me
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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