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Cretan Folklore Night with Live Music, Dance, and Greek Dinner

Cretan Folklore Night with Live Music, Dance, and Greek Dinner

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Enjoy an evening of traditional Cretan fun on this evening dinner-show experience, with round-trip transport included. Travel to an outdoor venue and savor a traditional Greek buffet dinner as you enjoy a folklore show. Tap your feet to live music and be swept up by old-time village dances and folk songs, perhaps even taking to the floor yourself. Includes as much food and wine as you wish, plus pickup and drop-off at selected Crete hotels.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.74
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$55.74
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Spinalonga island

Spinalonga island

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Discover Greece from the water on this full-day boat cruise. Enjoy a guided tour of Agios Nikolaos, continue Elounda village, then hop aboard for a boat cruise around Kolokitha Bay. Stop along the way to swim, then set sail for the island of Spinalonga.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$50.89
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$50.89
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Skip the Line: Heraklion Archaeological Museum Entrance Ticket

Skip the Line: Heraklion Archaeological Museum Entrance Ticket

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The Heraklion Archaeological Museum houses the world’s largest collection of Minoan artifacts, making it one of Europe’s greatest and a must-see for history buffs. This skip-the-line entrance ticket is worth prebooking to save you time and hassle in Crete’s capital, and enable you to avoid long ticket-purchase lines. Once inside, you’re free to view the 15,000-plus exhibits from Knossos, Neolithic, and Roman times, as you wish, at your own pace.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$11.51
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$11.51
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Thalassotherapy Relaxing Experience

Thalassotherapy Relaxing Experience

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A relaxing experience in the best SPA of Crete. Thalassotherapy and a relaxing massage in a luxurious environment. Specialized therapists, top of the line equipment and an atmosphere of relaxation and calmness are the characteristics of this acivity. Just relax and enjoy your vacations.
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  • 2 hours
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$124.29
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$124.29

Skip the Line: Knossos Palace and Archaeological Site Entrance Ticket

Skip the Line: Knossos Palace and Archaeological Site Entrance Ticket

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Nobody wants to waste vacation time waiting outside an attraction, especially in high temperatures. With this priority-access ticket to the Knossos archaeological site, you can breeze past ticket-purchase lines to explore what was the birthplace of Minoan civilization and according to myth, the seat of King Minos. Prebook your skip-the-line ticket, travel independently to the site, and roam the partially restored relics of Minos’ palace and courtyards independently.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$14.54
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$14.54
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Crete private tour: Knossos Palace, Archaeological museum, and Heraklion Town

Crete private tour: Knossos Palace, Archaeological museum, and Heraklion Town

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Uncover the mysteries of the ancient Minoan civilization on this private, half-day tour of Heraklion highlights. Explore the magnificent Knossos Palace, home to King Minos and legends of the Minotaur, and visit a world-class archaeological museum featuring artifacts dating back to 5000 BC. See the contrast of ancient and modern Crete with some free time in the port town of Heraklion, and enjoy personalized attention from your guide along the way. Entrance fees to Knossos Palace and Archaeological Museum at your expense.
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  • 5 hours
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$472.27
Price varies by group size
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$472.27
Price varies by group size

Ecobike tour in historic Heraklion

Ecobike tour in historic Heraklion

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Hi there! I'm Alex, a native Cretan guy. I'm a bicycle enthusiast who totally loves Heraklion City. We will explore the city with my ecobikes (pedal free) and will lead you away from the crowds to lesser-known corners of the city. We’ll share some of our favorite places to eat, dance, and hang out. It will be a great way to start your visit or even explore the best monuments around! -If you looking for something unique -You are in the right place!!!
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.49
Price varies by group size
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$71.49
Price varies by group size
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Guided Tour to Knossos Museum & Heraklion

Guided Tour to Knossos Museum & Heraklion

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Participate in a guided tour to the Palace of Knossos, the political and ceremonial center of Minoan civilization, followed by a guided tour to Heraklion Archaeological Museum. The tour continues with a visit to the town center of Heraklion, completing in a day the historical path of 4000 years.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.14
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$35.14
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Palace of Knossos Skip-the-Line Ticket with Tour Guide

Palace of Knossos Skip-the-Line Ticket with Tour Guide

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If you want to make the most of your limited time on Crete, get a skip-the-line ticket for the Palace of Knossos.  With over 1500 rooms to explore, you’ll want to maximize your visit to the well-preserved labyrinth. Avoid the long line of tourists and exposure to the elements. Instead, collect your ticket upon arrival from a conveniently located operator.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$77.55
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$77.55
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Percy Jackson Inspired Luxury Private Experience

Percy Jackson Inspired Luxury Private Experience

This Experience is inspired by Percy Jackson’s books and is particularly designed for Youth and Family. It approaches the Cretan Labyrinth and its mysteries from a mythological and historical point of view and focuses on making the story interesting and engaging, but also clear and easy to understand for our little friends. During the tour, you will be using 3D tablets, presenting a three dimensional recreation of the most important parts of the palace. The second part of the tour offers an interactive Workshop on Minoan- Style Pottery, conducted by a rewarded Potter and Artist. You will find out a lot about clay in general and about the Minoan pottery techniques in particular, in a fun and interactive way. Your children will have the chance to learn, play and create their own mythological figure out of clay.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$248.56
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$248.56
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Full-Day Knossos And Heraklion Tour From Chania

Full-Day Knossos And Heraklion Tour From Chania

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Enjoy a 1-day bus excursion from Chania to Knossos. Visit the Palace of Knossos, the Archaeological Museum, the city of Heraklion and more.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.74
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$55.74

VIP Zeus Cave & Knossos Palace Full-Day Chauffeured Private Tour

VIP Zeus Cave & Knossos Palace Full-Day Chauffeured Private Tour

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An exclusive luxury private tour that combines all the “must-see” world-famous landmarks on Crete Island – the iconic Knossos Palace, the mysterious Cave of Zeus, and an authentic journey to the iconic Lassithi Plateau. Enjoy a personal pick-up and drop-off with a premium vehicle at your full-day disposal. Your private local insider guide will ensure that you will experience maximum comfort and privacy like a true VIP. You will also receive skip-the-line accesses in all archaeological areas, key pieces of information, extra-personalized attention, and engagement with the Cretan local lifestyle. Last but not least, you will visit off-the-beaten-path eateries to taste traditional local delicacies and get the best recommendations for an authentic Cretan lunch! - Knossos Palace VIP guided tour - Mountainous East Crete adventure - Zeus Cave exploration - Ancient Byzantine Monastery visit - Cretan ceramic workshop experience - Authentic Cretan Lunch
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$727.04
per group
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$727.04
per group
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Knossos Palace and Plateau of Lassithi from Heraklion Region

Knossos Palace and Plateau of Lassithi from Heraklion Region

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Great chance to visit the highlights of the Minoan civilisation in this full day tour and learn more about Cretan traditions, enjoy panoramic views of the scenic route in the mountains and visit a fantastic natural sight in the end. • See the main attractions of the island and learn a lot of interesting information about the customs of the local population. • Find out how mysterious myths about the Minotaur and the real story are intricately intertwined while visiting famous KNOSSOS PALACE. • Get the experience of traveling on the beautiful mountain routes to the delightful LASSITHI PLATEAU and marvel at the miraculous icon in one of the most revered monasteries from the locals “KERA CARDIOTISA - Our Lady of Heart”. • Descend to the bottom of the ritual DIKTAION CAVE where according to the legend the Zeus was born and enjoy the beauty of the underground lake. At the end of the tour, you will have time to dine in the traditional Cretan tavern or visit a pottery workshop.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.70
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$72.70

VIP Knossos Palace & Museum with Wine Tasting Full-Day Luxury Tour

VIP Knossos Palace & Museum with Wine Tasting Full-Day Luxury Tour

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Visit the world-famous archaeological site of Knossos Palace and the iconic Museum of Heraklion like a true VIP. Enjoy a personal pick-up and drop-off with a premium vehicle at your full-day disposal. Your private local guide will ensure that you receive skip-the-line accesses in all archaeological areas, key pieces of information, and extra-personalized attention with maximum comfort and privacy. In addition, you will unwind with a winetasting in an award-winning Cretan winery. At the end of the day, you will follow the scenic city trail through Heraklion's streets by visiting off-the-beaten-path eateries and tasting traditional local delicacies. - Knossos Palace VIP guided tour - Heraklion archaeological museum VIP guided tour - Heraklion private guided walking city tour - Winetasting in an authentic Cretan winery - Authentic Cretan Lunch
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$683.55
per group
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$683.55
per group
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Secret Heraklion Walking Tour

Secret Heraklion Walking Tour

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Wandering around a city can be done either like a tourist or like a local. We offer the local version with a deeper info on the history and tradition of this city. Inside info you will not listen on other tours, walking slowly and discussing questions on monuments.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.86
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$24.86

Zeus Cave-Traditional-Villages-Old Wind Mills-Olive Oil Factory-Small Group.

Zeus Cave-Traditional-Villages-Old Wind Mills-Olive Oil Factory-Small Group.

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Spend a full day exploring Crete with a local guide. Visit Psychro Cave, the birthplace of Zeus, and a platanus tree that is according to local legend, the oldest tree on the island. You’ll also tour the villages of Mochos and Krasi and enjoy a traditional Cretan lunch in a local restaurant.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$105.64
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$105.64
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Cretan evening in the village of Arolithos - from Heraklion region

Cretan evening in the village of Arolithos - from Heraklion region

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Have you seen how locals enjoy life in a Greek village? You can feel the emotional rhythm of national music only if you take part in the fiery Greek dances! An unforgettable evening in a typical mountain village where the embodiment of Greek folk festivals is dedicated to the god of wine and fun Dionysius. Upon arrival, you can walk in a traditional village. Then you will have dinner and entertainment program, including Greek and Cretan dances, performed in beautiful national costumes, accompanied by folk musical instruments is of incredible beauty. Dinner consists of 2-3 dishes to choose from and several Cretan snacks. For dessert, seasonal fruits and donuts with honey are offered, as well as wine and water. Everything is served at your table by waiters.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.57
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$74.57

WEST CRETE TOUR up to 4 to 15 customers

WEST CRETE TOUR up to 4 to 15 customers

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Tour at village Fodele, Rethimnon and Arkadi.
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  • 6 hours
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$435.47
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$435.47
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Cretan stories: when craft meets history...From Rethymno

Cretan stories: when craft meets history...From Rethymno

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When History meets art and craft. This excursion is for those who want to discover Crete from Rethymnon without a long way driving in bus. We start from the most important monastery of Crete: the Historical Monastery of Arkadi. After that, we will visit the Museum of Ancient Eleftherna with its historical findings from Homer’s era. Afterward, you will enjoy a guided tour to the pottery workshop “TSIKALARIO", where Miss Helen will show us the art of pottery but every visitor will also have the opportunity to create his own ceramic. Right after in a 2 km distance only, you will visit Margarites village where you will have free time for a lunch or a walk. The last destination on that excursion is Melidoni cave at an altitude of 220 meters. you will discover an amazing cave filled full with stalactites and stalagmites, but also full of History.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$30.29
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$30.29
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Sightseeing tour services with car and driver to Knossos Palace of Crete

Sightseeing tour services with car and driver to Knossos Palace of Crete

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A unique tour to the ancient Crete!!! The centre of Minoan civilization and capital of Minoan Crete lay 5km south of Heraklion The Minoan palace is the main site of interest at Knossos, an important city in antiquity, which was inhabited continuously from the Neolithic period until the 5th c. AD. The palace was built on the Kephala hill and had easy access to the sea and the Cretan interior. According to tradition, it was the seat of the wise king Minos. The Palace of Knossos is connected with thrilling legends, such as the myth of the Labyrinth, with the Minotaur, and the story of Daidalos and Ikaros.Knossos flourished for approximately two thousand years. It had large palace buildings, extensive workshop installations and luxurious rock-cut cave and tholos tombs. As a major centre of trade and the economy, Knossos maintained ties with the majority of cities in the Eastern Mediterranean. Let us know if you need a guide and we will be more than happy to provide you the best!!!
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$497.12
per group
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$497.12
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From Heraklion: Spinalonga Island ,Elounda Barbeque and Agios Nikolaos Tour

From Heraklion: Spinalonga Island ,Elounda Barbeque and Agios Nikolaos Tour

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Discover the seaside village of Elounda and walk amongst history on the island of Spinalonga. Finishing our touring on this much afflicted place, we head for the small bay of Kolokitha. It’s one of the most beautiful beaches on Crete. It is a remote beach with white sand and deep blue serene water, side by side with old olive groves. There we can swim and taste the delicious BBQ served on the boat. After our short respite, we go back to Elounda. Then we move to the picturesque town of Agios Nikolaos, where we have our last stop. We have the chance to enjoy our coffee getting a perfect view of the magnificent lake, do our shopping in the traditional local shops and relax for a while before we hit the road for our going back.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.62
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$43.62

Heraklion & Knossos Museum Tour up to 4 Customers

Heraklion & Knossos Museum Tour up to 4 Customers

This two-part tour includes access to two of Crete’s popular attractions. First, visit the Palace of Knossos, an ancient labyrinth-like complex with more than 1,200 rooms surrounding an enormous courtyard. Then tour the Heraklion Archaeological Museum with its expansive collection of Minoan art. Since this is a private tour, you can explore each location at your own pace.
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  • 4 hours
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$291.28
per group
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$291.28
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Spinalonga - Agios Nikolaos From Heraklion

Spinalonga - Agios Nikolaos From Heraklion

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Visit the former leper colony and Venetian fortress on Spinalonga Island during this private tour. Sail to this rocky island, and explore the streets, houses, and ruined Venetian fortifications where lepers were confined from 1903 to 1957. Then, relax with a swim stop and barbecue lunch before cruising back to port. Return coach transport, the boat ride to Spinalonga, and select hotel pickup and drop-off in north-coast resorts included.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.53
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$54.53
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On the trail of the Greek Mythology

On the trail of the Greek Mythology

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Visit the valley of the 1000 Windmills and get all the secret information’s of the Cretan people. Visit a traditional mountain village and a typical Cretan family on the way to the Lassithi Plateau, the birthplace of Zeus. On the road there, you learn about the history of the God father and his siblings. You"ll visit the birthplace of Zeus while enjoying the nature surround. We'll finalize the day with a delicious traditional meal with many dishes in one of the best Tavern. We’ll meet villagers and listen to their story's about their life.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$116.90
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$116.90

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