Guided tour of Knossos and Heraklion from Chania
Attractions & guided tours

Guided tour of Knossos and Heraklion from Chania

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 12 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover the Palace of Knossos and Minoan Crete
  • Enjoy a guided tour the archaeological site
  • Explore the picturesque town of Heraklion
What to expect

Are you ready to travel straight to the heart of the Minoan Crete? This tour starts with an early pickup from your accommodation between 6.40am and 7.50am. Around 9am you and your group will stop to have a typical Greek breakfast.

After almost two hours you will arrive in Knossos. Knossos is the site of the most important and better-known palace of Minoan civilization. According to tradition, it was the seat of the legendary king Minos. The Palace is also connected with thrilling legends, such as the myth of the Labyrinth with the Minotaur and the story of Daedalus and Icarus.

Your tour of the palace will last approx. 2 hours, and after that you will slope away to the city of Heraklion and the Archeological museum, which is one of the most notable museums of Greece and one of the most important in Europe. The museum includes exhibits from all the eras of Cretan prehistory and history but also collections with unique masterpieces of Minoan art. At the end of the tour, you will have free time (1.30pm-3.30pm) to visit the city of Heraklion for shopping or food. You will get back around 6pm-6.30pm.

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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
    • Guided tour
    • Pick-up/drop-off service
    • Transport
    What's not included
    • Entrance fees
    • Meals
    Reduced price
    • Children (4-11 age)
    • Infants (0-3): free of charge
    Where

    Chalidon 106, Chania 731 31, Greece

    Meeting point:

    Let the partner know your address for the pick-up at the check-out in order to use the pick-up/drop-off service. You will receive the voucher with all details (exact pick-up time) by email one day before the activity takes place

    What to remember
    • Please provide your accommodation address at the check-out in order to use the pick-up service. Arrange your pick-up by using the partner's contacts you will find on the voucher you will receive after booking
    • In case you encounter issues, contact the partner using their contacts you will find on the voucher you will receive after booking
    • Remember to bring sun cream, sunglasses, hat, good hiking or running shoes, swimsuit, beach towel, a bottle of water
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    When
    • Please check the calendar for updated availabilities and start times
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    Provider
    TRAVEL PATH
    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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