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Knossos Private Full-Day Tour from Heraklion with Pick Up

Knossos Private Full-Day Tour from Heraklion with Pick Up

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At the desired time, an experienced English-speaking professional driver will pick you up from your accommodation in a private vehicle ready to immerse you into the Greek culture and lifestyle. If you are a history lover, get ready to travel back in time on this full-day tour. Knossos Palace is the biggest Minoan Palace of Crete. The archaeological museum is one of the most significant museums in Greece and its collections come mostly from central and eastern Crete and cover a span of 5.500 years. You will also have the chance to visit Koules Fortress that dominates the entrance to the Venetian Harbour of Heraklion. The Venetians called it "Sea Fortress", but today it is known by its Turkish name, Koules. Our drivers are not licensed to accompany you into the sights, but are very knowledgeable of the places visited and will provide all the necessary historical information and their local perspective. At the end of the tour, your driver will drop you off at your accommodation.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.74
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$115.74
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Private Heraklion Wine Country Tour

Private Heraklion Wine Country Tour

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The region of Heraklion is the largest wine region of Crete where the majority of wineries are situated. On this private and exclusive tour, dive into the world of Crete’s indigenous grapes, explore some of the region’s most beautiful scenery and vineyards, lightly trek to ancient wine presses, hidden Byzantine churches and taste some of the best wines that Crete has to offer. Explore two authentic Cretan wineries, their vineyards and cellars while learning their stories. Finally, indulge in a full wine and Cretan lunch pairing at a winery, one of the healthiest cuisines of the Mediterranean.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$202.35
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$202.35
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Semi Private or Private Wine and Olive Oil tasting tour (Transfer & Lunch Incl.)
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Semi Private or Private Wine and Olive Oil tasting tour (Transfer & Lunch Incl.)

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Skip the tourist food, and get a real taste of Crete with a tour that's created and led by locals. In a small group that's capped at just eight people, you'll visit two locations to sample olive oil and wine, and learn how to create some Cretan specialities with help from a local cook. Lunch with wine completes the experience.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$127.40
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$127.40
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Ecobike Foodride tasting

Ecobike Foodride tasting

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So after the Ecobike tour in historic Heraklion , the new project is ready! In a small group, we will explore two different things: the city of Heraklion and vibrant and creative everyday life of Cretan people also we gonna taste the Cretan flavours and of course to learn about the Cretan cuisine. As we ride, we will stop in a local places for Cretan threats! This foodride is for you if: ✦ You want to taste and learn the Cretan cuisine with a local ✦ Sitting on a tour bus is too passive ✦ You prefer to go off the beaten path and see the alternative sights of Heraklion ✦ You want to engage with a real Cretan guy, who can give you honest opinions on all aspects of cretan life, tradition and culture. ✦ You want to taste some unique flavours You will ride my personal collection of electric bikes (pedal-free) We'll move around some of my favorite neighborhood and drink some also local wine and we can do that because.. we ride bikes!!!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.47
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$128.47

Sunset Jeep Tour in Crete
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Sunset Jeep Tour in Crete

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Enjoy the most idyllic and beautiful sunset of Crete! For romantics and not only, enjoy the sunset to end your day in the most special way in the historical Minoan settlement, Karfi. Combine an unforgettable off road in a wonderful part of Crete crossing its hinterland where in addition to traditional settlements you will see its natural beauty until you enjoy the magnificent sunset in an amazing panorama.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.59
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$69.59

Private Tour Knossos & Heraklion City

Private Tour Knossos & Heraklion City

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Step back in time and learn about Crete’s Minoan history as you embark on a tour of Heraklion city and Knossos. Join a private guide and visit the archaeological site of Knossos to see the ruins of the great palace as well as temples, villas, and sanctuaries. Then, head back to Heraklion for a tour of the Venetian walls, the fortress, the St. Minas Cathedral, and much more.
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  • 3 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$350.02
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$350.02
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Olive Oil Festival in Cretan Farm with Traditional Dinner

Olive Oil Festival in Cretan Farm with Traditional Dinner

An event based on Olive Oil, the elixir of life.The production of olive oil on this island goes back to 3500 BC, during the Minoan period. The Festivaltakes place in an old farm located in Sisi Village with panoramic views of the Cretan Sea.During this tour, participants will experience local traditionsand enjoy a unique gastronomic and educational trip to the Cretan Nutrition habits. Be a part of this unique journey, try our local products and learn interesting facts about our culinary traditions and enjoy the famous Cretan hospitality.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$64.24
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$64.24

Half Day Private Tour to Knossos Palace (Skip the line) & Panoramic City Tour

Half Day Private Tour to Knossos Palace (Skip the line) & Panoramic City Tour

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Hit Heraklion’s highlights in just half a day direct from your accommodation (or cruise ship) when you book this private tour, with skip-the-line tickets to the iconic Palace of Knossos. Your licensed guide will showcase details from lighting to drainage that bring this lost civilization to life. Next, discover the Heraklion Archaeological Museum (own expense) and its Minoan collection; finally, explore Heraklion, including the fortress, cathedral, market and Venetian Walls.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
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$305.13
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$305.13
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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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$417.27
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$417.27
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Become a Cretan for one night!

Become a Cretan for one night!

Come with us to the traditional village of Karouzana for a different night, under a majestic summer sky, a night full of music, dance and beautiful scents. Reaching the ancient village, we have the chance to take a walk through this magnificent place. Feel dizzy by the smell of the jasmine. Be surprised by the locals’ hospitality and treats and admire the traditional color of the area, which seems to have remained unspoiled by time. We are going to enjoy the traditional feast and: Taste the delicious dishes with the cheese, the honey, the rusk, the olive oil, the meat and all the other products of the Cretan soil, Get treated with the wine and the raki of the area, Listen to the sound of the Cretan “lyra”, Take delight in looking at the dancers, dressed in their traditional costumes, performing Cretan and Greek folk dances. At the end of the night we can also join the dancers, who will teach us the basic steps so that we can also dance like modern Zorbas.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$42.82
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$42.82

Private Gastronomy Tour in the Old Heraklion

Private Gastronomy Tour in the Old Heraklion

Crete’s rich gastronomic palette is greatly influenced by the history. Due to its location in the heart of the Mediterranean it is at the crossroads of rich and versatile cultures. Balanced local cuisine combines seasonal ingredients that reflect the diversity of the fertile land of Europe’s southernmost point. During this tour you will visit: GREEK COFFEE: In one of the oldest shops on Heraklion’s bazaar street, you will learn about the tradition of roasting, grinding, brewing and serving Greek coffee. TRADITIONAL BAKERY: Meet the unique features of Cretan baking and try some traditional products. CHEESE SHOP: Tasting of traditional cheese varieties. HEALING HERBS: We will tell you about the unique spices and medicinal herbs of Crete. WINE SHOP LIRARAKIS: A great opportunity to get acquainted with the producers of branded wine, learn the basics of wine-making and taste 5 different wines. TAVERN: Enjoy traditional Greek cuisine in one of the traditional taverns.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$620.96
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$620.96
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PRIVATE Local Life Cooking lessons included Lunch
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PRIVATE Local Life Cooking lessons included Lunch

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Your Eye Travel guide let you discover with a minibus the Cretan way of life. The first stop is at an olive oil factory where we are welcomed by the owner. He guides us through the factory and teach us all about the olive oil process. After the olive oil factory, we continue up the mountains to a small and authentic Cretan mountain village. Your Eye Travel guide gives you a tour through the streets of the real, daily Cretan life. After this, it's time to teach the secrets of a Cretan kitchen with fresh and local ingredients and herbs from his own garden. And we take you on a small tour of the village. The cooking lessons are very important; what you make, you will eat, so be sure not to burn your food! This authentic day will be held at a picturesque restaurant with a spectacular view. You are then free to enjoy your lunch, after which, we head back to your hotel.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$139.18
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$139.18
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Royalty Cretan Folklore Night Tour
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Royalty Cretan Folklore Night Tour

Feel like a true Cretan, learn to entertain yourself as one of them. Come with us to the traditional village of Karouzana for a different night, under a majestic summer sky, a night full of music, dance and beautiful scents. Reaching the ancient village, we have the chance to take a walk through this magnificent place. Feel dizzy by the smell of the jasmine. Be surprised by the locals’ hospitality and treats and admire the traditional color of the area, which seems to have remained unspoiled by time.
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  • 6 hours
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$57.81
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$57.81

East Crete Tour 4 to 15 customers

East Crete Tour 4 to 15 customers

Explore Greek history and culture in East Crete on this guided excursion. After a convenient pickup from select hotels, enjoy a transfer on a comfortable bus to Knossos, Europe’s “oldest city” that is home to the legendary palace of King Minos. Then, visit the Bronze Age ruins of Malia Palace and Agios Nikolas and stop by the villages of Krisa and Elounda.
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  • 6 hours
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$308.34
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$308.34
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PRIVATE Jeep Safari 4x4 SUNSET with Dinner from Chersonissos

PRIVATE Jeep Safari 4x4 SUNSET with Dinner from Chersonissos

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A fantastic jeep safari through the mountains. You are driven by your personal experienced driver/ guide in your open jeep. Our climb towards the grape yards of the wine areas, passing small traditional villages we continue off-road through the olive groves and the typical Cretan nature. On a altitude of 900 mtrs we make a stop to see the sunset. This breath taking view is accompanied by a glass of sparkling wine. We continue our tour over the Lassithi plateau in the dark, under a stunning starlit sky. In the heart of a small traditional mountain village you enjoy diner. Around 22.30 we return back to civilization. This is ones in a lifetime and join us! BECAUSE IT'S A PRIVATE TOUR YOU CAN ATTUNE IT AT YOUR OWN WISHES !
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.12
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$123.12
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Royalty Dia Island Half Day Trip
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Royalty Dia Island Half Day Trip

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Enjoy good sailing, clear tropical waters, warm sun and snorkeling at Dia island. This sailing trip is the perfect way to experience the island from another perspective – the sea.
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  • 5 hours
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$128.47
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$128.47

WEST CRETE TOUR up to 4 to 15 customers

WEST CRETE TOUR up to 4 to 15 customers

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Enjoy this 6-hour West Crete Tour at village Fodele, Rethimnon and Arkadi. Discover and learn the ancient history and medieval places.
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  • 6 hours
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$321.18
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$321.18
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Royalty Heraklion City Tour-Market-Creta Aquarium
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Royalty Heraklion City Tour-Market-Creta Aquarium

Experience real aspects of the Heraklion everyday life The present city of Heraklion was founded in 824 by the Saracens. In 1204 was bought by Venetians which build enormous fortifications, most of which are still in place. Heraklion City Sightseeing Tour, Creta Aquarium is a different excursion for those who want to experience real aspects of the island’s everyday life. Our day starts with a stroll in the famous Heraklion open-air market, where dozens of peddlers offer their merchandise in very good prices.
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  • 6 hours
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$29.98
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$29.98

PRIVATE Hiking Walking Gorge nearby Chersonissos

PRIVATE Hiking Walking Gorge nearby Chersonissos

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A perfect alternative for people who find Samaria too early or too far. A good balance between hiking and walking. Even children love this adventurous hike. In 2000 we, Eye Travel, discovered a gorge near Hersonissos and started organising tours through this gorge guided by one of the Eye Travel team. This gorge is about 8 km long, takes around 3,5 hours and has some obstacles on the way down. You will see untouched nature, some birds of prey, vultures,... The real Cretan flora and fauna. You can book this tour exclusively with us, Eye Travel. See some of the pictures to get an impression. This tour is a must when you are on Crete ! Real nature. Rock formation. Discover your own limits.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.28
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$95.28
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Accessible Heraklion tour to Knossos & Archaeological Museum or Shopping

Accessible Heraklion tour to Knossos & Archaeological Museum or Shopping

Embark your special vehicle and start your tour. During this tour you will be taken back 4,000 years to the time of the oldest civilization in Europe. The Minoan Palace of Knossos, centre of the Minoan Civilization, will leave you breathless as you wonder over the technology and facilities of that period. After this fascinating tour, you will board your special vehicle onto Heraklion, the capital town and business centre of Crete which is a colorful and lively place. Sightseeing tour along Heraklion’s city walls, the Venetian harbour, the Byzantine Saint Titus church and the Lions Square with the former Morosini fountain. In Heraklion you have the choice to either enjoy a guided tour through the extraordinary Archaeological Museum, viewing the unique items from the Minoan culture or spend free time in town to browse at the shops in the centre.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$391.84
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$391.84
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Exploring Lasithi and its Villages
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Exploring Lasithi and its Villages

This tour will take you from the heights of the rocky Lassithi plateau to the traditional villages tucked away off the beaten path. We start at the village of Krasi where we will visit the huge 2,400-years-old Writer’s Plane Tree, named so because it was beloved by Nikos Kazantzakis, one of the most famous Greek writers of the 20th century. In the same village we’ll get to see how the Cretans used to wash their clothes in the traditional manner. Next up is Panagia Kera, a 13th century Byzantine monastery where you can find among the gorgeous iconography a depiction of the Catholic St. Francis, who is famous in Crete. Afterwards, the tour will ascend to the unique Lassithi Plateau, a rocky and austere long treasured for the beauty of its scenery. There you can visit the Diktaion Andron, an ancient cave believed to be the mythological birthplace of Zeus. You can have lunch a traditional taverna outside Krasi, at your own expense.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$620.96
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$620.96
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East Crete Around the Mountains Tour 4 to 15 customers

East Crete Around the Mountains Tour 4 to 15 customers

Tour at Lassithi plateau. LASSITHI PLATEAU (The fertile soil of the plateau, due to alluvial run-off from melting snow, has attracted inhabitants since Neolithic times (6000 BC. Minoans and Dorians followed and the plateau has been continuously inhabited since then, except a period that started in 1293 and lasted for over two centuries during the Venetian occupation of Crete. ) The Lasithi Plateau (Greek: Οροπέδιο Λασιθίου, Oropedio Lasithiou), sometimes spelt Lassithi Plateau is a high endorheic plateau, located in the Lasithi regional unit in eastern Crete, Greece. Since the 1997 Kapodistrias reform, it is a municipality whose seat is Tzermiado, although the biggest village is Agios Georgios. The municipality has an area of 129.976km2.
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  • 6 hours
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$299.77
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$299.77
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Accessible excursion - Knossos & Heraklion Town, half day

Accessible excursion - Knossos & Heraklion Town, half day

Traveling on vacation or on a cruise ship in Greece? Get to know the great diversity of the country on the barrier-free excursions designed just for you. The trips are suitable for older people or people with reduced mobility so you can enjoy the trip at your own pace. Completely barrier-free excursions for single travelers and small groups with wheelchair users (also e-wheelchair or other aids possible). - Equipment rental (wheelchair, e-wheelchair, scooter) available on request - Certified assistance bookable on request
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$802.96
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Half-Day Heraklion Guided Tour with Knossos & Museum from Heraklion

Half-Day Heraklion Guided Tour with Knossos & Museum from Heraklion

Visit the most popular attraction of the island of Crete, the famous archeological site of Knossos, the capital of King Minos! In this half day guided tour you will have the opportunity to learn about the Cretan history, as well as to explore the new town!
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.00
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