Knossos Museum - Heraklion Old Port from Chania

Cultural & Theme Tours in Greece
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Tour description

Palace of Knossos:The Palace of Knossos, built in 2000 BC. Knossos was the prosperous Minoan Capital and the residence of King Minos.Museum of Heraklion:You can see the largest collection of Minoan findings from Crete. There are important finds from Minoan life a visit here will greatly enhance your understanding of Crete’s rich history.The Venetian harbour of Heraklion:In the Venetian harbour of Heraklion stands the fortress of Koules. The Venetian harbour also contains the Venetian Arsenals or shipyards, where ships were repaired.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: The Palace of Knossos, Knosos, CreteThe Palace of Knossos, built in 2000 BC. Knossos was the prosperous Minoan Capital and the residence of King Minos.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Heraklion, CreteYou can see the largest collection of Minoan findings from Crete. There are important finds from Minoan life a visit here will greatly enhance your understanding of Crete’s rich history.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Old Venetian Harbor, Heraklion, CreteIn the Venetian harbour of Heraklion stands the fortress of Koules. The Venetian harbour also contains the Venetian Arsenals or shipyards, where ships were repaired.Duration: 1 hour

What's included

  • Transport
  • hotel pick up and drop off

What's not included

  • Personal expenses
  • Tips
  • Entrance fees
  • guide
  • Entry/Admission - The Palace of Knossos
  • Entry/Admission - Heraklion Archaeological Museum