One of the most splendid of all the Minoan palaces, this 15m-wide Grand Stairway leads to the Propylon, a porch style entrance with a...
Situated below the Propylon are the storerooms. These still contain pithoi (storage urns).
The site of Phaestos, 63km from Iraklio, was the second-most important Minoan palatial city after Knossos and also enjoys the most...
Taverna Agios Ioannis
Known for its succulent roast lamb and grilled rabbit.
From the Theatral Area, the 15m-wide grand stairway leads to the Propylon, which was a porch. Below the Propylon are the storerooms that still contain pithoi (storage urns).