Museums & art galleries
Knossos Palace and Heraklion Guided Tour with Transport
Excursions & day trips

4.6/5

(42)

Knossos Palace and Heraklion Guided Tour with Transport

'The Palace of Knossos is one of the most important archaeological sites in Crete because it's where Europe's first civilization began,' says one of our guides, Veta. A born and bred local, she sure knows a thing or two about the legends and myths surrounding the island's most popular attraction. You'll spend the day watching history come to life as you tour the grounds of the palace, before crossing over to Heraklion for some free time in the capital.

free cancellation
Duration from 4 hours to 8 hours

de, da, en, fi, fr, nl, no 

Available in:

de, da, en, fi, fr, +2  nl, no

Entrance Fees Included
Fast Track
Knossos Palace, Rethymnon and Fodele Tour
Excursions & day trips

Knossos Palace, Rethymnon and Fodele Tour

Where Europe's first civilization began, the UNESCO-listed Palace of Knossos is one of the most important ancient sites in Crete. Let an expert bring history to life as you explore the island's most-prized archaeological gem. This trip also includes free time in the resorts of Rethymnon and Fodele, plus a tour of the Cretan capital, Heraklion.You'll start the morning in Rethymnon's maze of streets, strolling the stalls of the local market or heading down to the harbour for views of the Venetian-era Fortrezza. Next, head to Heraklion, Crete's capital. See the Venetian lion fountain and the loggia on a guided walk around the city before free time to explore.It's then time to visit the Palace of Knossos. Admire treasures like the throne room, royal apartments, and the fabulous frescoes. Then, see the Labyrinth, where legend has it, the fearsome half-man, half-bull creature known as the Minotaur lurked. Finally, in Fodele, there's optional entry to the El Greco art museum.

free cancellation
Duration more than 8 hours

de, en, fr, nl, pl 

Available in:

de, en, fr, nl, pl 

Entrance Fees Included
Guided Tour
Knossos & Heraklion Tour with Natural History Museum
Excursions & day trips

Knossos & Heraklion Tour with Natural History Museum

Steeped in ancient myths, Crete really is the stuff of legend. You'll be whisked back to the age of Minoan civilisation at the palace complex of Knossos, visit the Natural History Museum, and enjoy free time in Heraklion.Knossos was the hub of Crete's Minoan civilisation and where the fearsome Minotaur lurked in his labyrinth. Your guide will give you the lowdown on its myths and kings as you discover the throne room and more.You'll also get entry to the Natural History Museum. Learn about the types of dinosaurs that once roamed the island, dig for fossils like an archaeologist, and feel the power of an earthquake simulator. Afterwards, you'll have a couple of hours to wander around Heraklion, Crete's capital. See the Venetian lion fountain before some free time for shopping – the market is a must – or a harbour stroll.

free cancellation
Duration from 4 hours to 8 hours

de 

Available in:

de 

Fast Track
Entrance Fees Included

Popular experiences in Crete

Seacoast view and Monte Carlo group tour from Nice
Activities

Seacoast view and Monte Carlo group tour from Nice

Enjoy the seacoast view of the french riviera and its most famous villages and towns, thanks to this group tour

free cancellation
Available in:

en, fr, es, de, pt, +1  ru

Cyprus Go As You Please Private Taxi Tour
Transfers

Cyprus Go As You Please Private Taxi Tour

Create your own tour on this eight-hour day out in Cyprus. You call the shots here – whether it be visiting the main sights or venturing further to find the hidden gems – it's totally up to you. Choose between visiting Famagusta, Larnaca, Limassol, Paphos, Nicosia or the Troodos Mountains. Hassle-free sightseeing – exactly the way you want it.

free cancellation
Available in:

de, en 

Odyssey brunch cruise in Washington DC
Cruises

Odyssey brunch cruise in Washington DC

Book now to admire the Washington DC skyline while on board a wonderful 2-hour brunch cruise on the Potomac River!

Duration up to 2 hours
Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
Barcelona City Tour
Excursions & day trips

Barcelona City Tour

Barcelona continually tops Europe's city break charts – it's a buzzing metropolis with the power to bowl any visitor over. Discover Poble Espanyol, Sagrada Familia, Las Ramblas, Plaça Espanya and Montjuïc and more. You'll start at Poble Espanyol, famous for its replicated buildings from over 15 areas of Spain. And don't forget the Sagrada Familia, a church resembling a wave-worn sandcastle – a legacy of legendary local architect Antoni Gaudi.There's time for a stroll along the pedestrianised Las Ramblas and to visit La Boqueria indoor market. A panoramic drive through Plaça Espanya and over Montjuïc Mountain, with its bird's-eye views of the city and waterfront, round off the day.

free cancellation
Available in:

en 

Otranto Half-day Tour from Salento Ionian Coast
Excursions & day trips

Otranto Half-day Tour from Salento Ionian Coast

Lauded as one of the most beautiful towns in Italy, Otranto delivers on great views and a fascinating past. Begin with a guided walk around the warren of medieval streets and you'll get to admire the town's architectural mix of Byzantine and Mediterranean styles, dominated by the 15th century fortress. The star turn, however, is the 11th century cathedral. Be sure to check out the incredibly detailed mosaic floor and the macabre Chapel of the Dead that contains the bones of Otranto martyrs executed during a Turkish invasion of 1480. Afterwards, you'll have some time to relax, shop or watch the world go by from a café.

free cancellation
Available in:

de, en, fr 

Macao Beach & Cave Buggy Tour
Activities

Macao Beach & Cave Buggy Tour

You'll get a close-up look at the Dominican countryside on this thrilling off-road adventure. Riding a low-slung buggy, you'll drive through winding rural dirt tracks all the way to the famous Domitai Cave Park and visit a typical Dominican home to learn how the locals make cocoa and coffee. There'll be swim stops at Macao beach and a cave with a natural pool, too.This Terracross safari is geared for mud-splattered, high-octane fun. But that's not all. Your expert local guide will bring you to villages and an organic co-op ranch. Here, you'll learn all about coconut oil, sugarcane, coffee and chocolate as well as the unique Dominican chocolate tea. And you'll get to taste a few of them, too, along with the national tipple, mamajuana.You'll also get to swim at Macao beach and in a cenote, too. These rocky sinkholes with clear, fresh water are a joy to swim in. And as Domitai Park is a private venue, there are fewer crowds and vendors than at other cenotes.

free cancellation
Available in:

de, en, fr 

Desert experience - private Wahiba sands full-day tour
Excursions & day trips

Desert experience - private Wahiba sands full-day tour

Get a real desert experience by 4WD vehicle driving across the rugged terrain to find the nomads with camels and a Bedouin home in the middle of the desert.

free cancellation
Available in:

en, ru 

Sawgrass Recreation Park admission ticket
Activities

Sawgrass Recreation Park admission ticket

Take a 30-minute airboat ride discovering wildlife at the Sawgrass Recreation Park. Book now on Musement!

free cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Backhoe Loader excavator experience in Las Vegas
Activities

Backhoe Loader excavator experience in Las Vegas

Experience 90-minutes of the Backhoe Loader, a tractor, an excavator and loader all in one powerhouse package.

Duration 1 hour 30 minutes
Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
Munich personal airport assistance service
Transfers

Munich personal airport assistance service

Duration from 1 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes
Available in:

en, de 

Instant Confirmation