Activities

Tours & Sightseeing

Full Day Tour to Samaria Gorge

Enjoy this excursion to the prized national forest of Crete, the Samaria Gorge - the longest and most beautiful gorge in Europe.
$72
16 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Full Day Tour to Spinalonga Island with BBQ Lunch

Take a boat ride to the island of Spinalonga. This former leper colony includes preserved houses and churches, and a strong Venetian influence in the form of a fortress surrounding the village. Swim in the crystal blue water before enjoying a BBQ lunch. As a bonus, a trip to the vibrant Crete town of Aghios Nikolaos is also included.
$68
8 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Full-Day Landrover Safari from Heraklion with Meals

Join this 8-hour guided excursion through the beautiful Cretan wilderness. Discover the wonders of the Minoan Route from the comfort of your Land Rover, as your informative driver guides you high into the mountains. Encounter wild animals, stunning landscape, and of course the Cretan inhabitants you will meet along the way who will wow you with their genuine hospitality. Stop at historic sites like an ancient Roman aqueduct and the birth place of Zeus. Meals and drinks at local establishments are provided throughout the day for a literal taste of the local culture.
$83
8 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Heraklion Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Discover the sights of Heraklion on this fun, open-top hop-on hop-off bus tour. Admire panoramic views of top Heraklion attractions and hop on and off at any of 10 stops around town. Ride to the Palace of Knossos and see its ancient Minoan relics, or stop at the Venetian fortress, Heraklion Archaeological Museum and other must-sees. With your unlimited use 1-day ticket, you can hop on and off whenever you wish during the day. Add audio commentary and a complimentary city map and it’s the ideal way to explore Crete’s capital.
$17
1 hour
Cultural & Theme Tours

Ancient Palace of Knossos Tour

Explore the Minoan Palace of Knossos and the nearby city of Heraklion on a 5-hour Crete tour! With an expert local guide, walk around the ruins and excavations of the island’s vast ancient palace (entrance own expense), and learn about the Greek mythological tales that are linked to it. After exploring the labyrinth of corridors and rooms on the Knossos tour, travel into central Heraklion to learn all about Crete’s main town. Relax as you pass sights like the Church of Agios Titos, Koules Venetian Fortress and more.
$53
6 hours
Transfers & Ground Transport

Arrival Transfer: Heraklion to Crete

Begin your Crete vacation with ease by pre-booking this private transfer from Heraklion Airport or Heraklion Port to your Crete hotel. Your friendly and professional driver will greet you upon your arrival and drive you directly to your hotel in the comfort of a private, air-conditioned vehicle. It’s that easy!
$15
5.25 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Santorini Island Independent Day Trip from Crete

Get to know Santorini on a full-day independent trip from Crete, and see as much of the island as you wish! Either soak up the sun with a book on the beach, or explore the pretty island towns and villages. Discover the delights of Fira or Oia; take a cable car ride from the volcanic caldera to the old port; scout out cozy island tavernas; or impress the children with a donkey ride! How you enjoy your time on Santorini is up to you; just note that any entrance fees, activities or meals are at your own expense.
$188
12 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Off Road Buggy Adventure in Crete

Come explore the Cretan mountains on a 7 hour buggy safari. Anyone holding a driver’s license can drive on this inclusive day for couples and families. This trip will lead you through picturesque villages, olive groves, the Plateau of Lasithi and the wild nature in Crete. Lunch will be served in a traditional Greek tavern. All the vehicles are automatic, user friendly, offer maximum comfort, performance and safety.
$150
7 hours
Transfers & Ground Transport

Departure Transfer: Crete to Heraklion

Ensure a hassle-free way to end your Crete vacation by pre-booking this private departure transfer from your Crete hotel to Heraklion Airport or Heraklion Port. When it’s time to leave the city, your professional and reliable driver will meet you at your hotel. Then, relax in a private, air-conditioned vehicle as you’re driven directly to the airport or port – it’s that easy!
$15
5.25 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

The Gourmet Wine Tour of Heraklion

This Oenotourism activity is perfect for the wine lover however it is not necessary to be a wine expert to appreciate and enjoy the day! In a small and friendly group with a maximum of 8 people you have the opportunity to discover and learn about the land, wines, gastronomy and the local products such as olive oil, cheese and more. During this private day tour, you will be accompanied by a former journalist and restaurant chef (French and English speaking). A true unique experience!
$105
8 hours