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Combined Guided Tour to Lasithi Plateau & Knossos Palace

Combined Guided Tour to Lasithi Plateau & Knossos Palace

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Explore with a guided group, the monastery of Kera Kardiotissa and the Dikteon Cave followed by a visit to Psychro village to meet a potter in action. Enjoy the panoramic views from Seli Ambelou Lasithi Plateau and complete your tour to the Minoan Palace of Knossos where civilization history began 4000 years ago.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.41
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$53.41

Spinalonga island

Spinalonga island

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A day trip that combines relaxation and history gives you the chance to visit the highlights of the Northeast part of Crete, where the picturesque town of Agios Nikolaos with the magnificent lake can be found. Elounda, a small village on the shore of Mirabello bay with spectacular views, is where the boat begins the cruise heading to Spinalonga island, a small uninhabited island used during the history as a fortress and later on as a leper colony.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.85
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Private Gastronomy Tour to Central Crete

Private Gastronomy Tour to Central Crete

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Say goodbye to the tourist trail and hello to a world of organic produce when you book this private door-to-door food tour of Crete’s less-visited interior. Your program is customizable, depending on date, but typically includes two winery visits, with tastings, a bakery stop for sweet treats and coffee, and a 3-course taverna lunch. Opt to explore an olive oil factory or cheese and herb shops instead of one winery.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$284.87
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$284.87
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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
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$103.48
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$103.48

Crete Elounda and Spinalonga Island Cruise Day Trip

Crete Elounda and Spinalonga Island Cruise Day Trip

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Visit Elounda and ride a boat to Spinalonga Island on this day trip.  Travel to Elounda and cruise to Spinalonga in Mirabello Bay, where a Venetian fortress and old village once housed a leper colony. Explore the ruins where lepers were confined, and enjoy a swim and barbecue lunch. After docking back at Elounda, drive to Agios Nikolaos’ to see its harbor and reputedly bottomless lake. Pickup and drop-off from selected hotels included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.15
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$77.15

Private Wine, Olive Oil, and Terroir Tour of Heraklion area with Tastings

Private Wine, Olive Oil, and Terroir Tour of Heraklion area with Tastings

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Discover the culinary delights of Crete on a day tour from Heraklion that includes wine tasting, olive oil tasting, and learning about the island's terroir. Visit a boutique winery and family-owned olive oil producer to sample wine and oil with your group. You'll have lunch at a mezze restaurant and gain insight into a piece of Crete's culture from a guide.
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  • 8 hours
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$178.04
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$178.04

Mythical Escape: Cave of Zeus & Knossos Palace with Lassithi Plateau

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Mythical Escape: Cave of Zeus & Knossos Palace with Lassithi Plateau

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Come with us on a journey along East Crete reveling in the endless luxuries of Lassithi Plateau that is basked in allure forests & fertile land dotted with iconic windmills. From the comfort of a luxury chauffeured vehicle at your disposal, our knowledgeable local insider will ensure you experience the best of the whole itinerary. Discover quaint villages, local lifestyle, storied monuments, Byzantine Monasteries & Cretan art. Tuck into a culinary odyssey & savor genuine tastes loved by our legendary forefathers. It’s our job to hook you up with only the most authentic eateries. Amble in the footsteps of gods to the Cave of Zeus. Plunge into the mythical birthplace & sense the sanctity of this ancient site. When in Knossos Palace, luxuriate in the eternal magnificence of the Minoan ruins & frescoes. Succumb to the personalized service of a top history-archaeology guide & let us stimulate you with eclectic information by ensuring a stress-free pace in all archaeological areas.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$702.91
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$747.77
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$747.77
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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
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$53.41
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Transfer Airport to HERAKLION CITY OR PORT area up to 6 customers

Transfer Airport to HERAKLION CITY OR PORT area up to 6 customers

Transfer from Herakleion airport to your hotel in HERAKLION CITY OR PORT   area. From 1 to 6 clients , transport is with a mini Van. Transfer is a transportation service which meets and brings you exactly where you asked: our driver meets you at the airport (as close to the Arrivals as possible), at the hotel reception or at the exactly given address, helps you with your luggage and brings you fast- track to your destination. You can pre-order inexpensive taxi transfer to the city center or to the airport, comfortable car transfer for the family with children, Economy minivan for a tourist group or a Luxury transfer. The transfer cost from Heraklion Nikos Kazantzakis Airport is fixed at the time of pre-order and never rises: either when the driver is waiting for the passenger, when the stop is necessary, or because of traffic jams.
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  • 15 minutes
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$47.48
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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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$24.36
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Samaria Gorge Trek: Full-Day Excursion from Heraklion

Samaria Gorge Trek: Full-Day Excursion from Heraklion

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Enjoy a challenging trek through one of the longest and most famous gorges in Europe. On this excursion from Heraklion you’ll marvel at natural wonders throughout the day, from the White Mountains to thousand-year-old forests and more. Your escort will be there to explain all the necessary information about your hike and provide you the tickets for the entrance and ferry boat. Entrance fee : 5€ (children up to the age of 15 years old are free of charge). Ferry fee : 11€ ( Sougia ferry). These fees have to be paid to the guide upon arrival. After your breakfast you enter the Samaria Gorge. At the end of the trek you’ll visit the village of Agia Roumeli, where you’ll find a number of taverns, bars and shops. Enjoy some free time to take a swim or have some lunch. Late in the afternoon you’ll board a boat that will take you from Agia Roumeli to Sfakia, where the bus will be waiting to transfer you back to the starting point.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.53
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$60.53

Samaria gorge hiking tour

Samaria gorge hiking tour

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We will pick you up early in the morning. After a small stop to Xyloskalo we start hiking. You can walk with your pace, our guide will follow the last one of the group. At the end of the gorge we will have time to swim in the Lybian sea. Later we will take a boat to Sougia, where our airconditioned bus will drive you at the pick up point.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$73.59
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$73.59

Heraklion City Walk and Cretan Treat

Heraklion City Walk and Cretan Treat

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Combine the flexibility of independent travel with the expertise of a private guide on this 100% customizable walking tour of Heraklion. Whether your tastes run to historic gems such as the Venetian Walls and the Church of St. Mark Lion Square or food markets and souvenir shops, your guide will inform and entertain. For maximum ease, your guide will accompany you to and from your central hotel or cruise ship.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$133.92
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$133.92
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Royalty Chania-Kournas-Rethymnon Tour

Royalty Chania-Kournas-Rethymnon Tour

This excursion brings us to West Crete and our first stop in Chania, the most ravishing city of Crete. It was an important Minoan city and the “mother of the Cretan cities”, according to ancient writers. The city is divided in the Old City, with the gorgeous harbor and the New City, beyond its Venetian fortifications. The Old City is one of the most beautiful cities in the Mediterranean and is called “Venice of the East”. We can admire samples of all the civilizations that have passed from here: archaeological Minoan sites, Turkish minarets and mosques, Muslim neighborhoods, Venetian fortresses, dockyards, fountains, squares, arches, mansions, Loggia and the Lighthouse. We can enjoy our lunch at the picturesque harbor or visit the famous Agora (Market), which houses traditional little shops and taverns. Here we can buy souvenirs or leather goods in very good prices.
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  • 11 hours
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$68.84
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$68.84

Panagia Canyon Canyoning with pickup from Heraklion

Panagia Canyon Canyoning with pickup from Heraklion

A small but beautiful canyon, located in the same area as Tsoutouros canyon. Panagia is one of the narrowest canyons on the island, with completely vertical walls. It is an easy one, with small abseils but its impressive lapped walls will leave you breathless. The approach is a challenging uphill on rocky terrain (some scrambling), but when we reach the top and enter the canyon, the abseils are continuous and soon we find ourselves inside a narrow corridor formed by the impressive walls. This is a beautiful and fun, technical canyon, suitable for beginners and children.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$178.04
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$178.04

Tsoutsouras Canyon Canyoning -Crete

Tsoutsouras Canyon Canyoning -Crete

In South Crete and more specifically in the area of the Municipality of Viannos, at a distance of 25 km, there are more than 10 gorges. One of them is Tsoutsouros gorge. A beautiful and technical canyon, suitable for beginners and children (older than 12yo). Minimum number of participants, 4 persons Highlights •​​​​​ The view towards the Libyan sea from within the Canyon. What to bring • Low Trekking shoes or regular sports shoes • Camera • Sun Screen • Bathing suit • Sunglasses • Beach towel • A second - spare outfit • Hat
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  • 7 hours
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$229.08
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$229.08

Giouhtas Mount Trekking

Giouhtas Mount Trekking

A beautiful and easy hike just a few kilometers outside of the city of Heraklion. Juktas, the human-head-like mountain (Greek Γιούχτας – Giouhtas) was an important religious site for the Minoans. According to the legend, this is the face of Zeus (the king of the Gods) and the mountain is his tomb. Indeed, the name Juktas is a corruption of the Latin word for Zeus, Jupiter. On the mountain, we find three archeological sites, an old monastery, and a church. What to Bring: • Trekking shoes • Windproof jacket • Camera • Sun Screen • Hat – sun glasses Highlights •​​​​​ The panoramic view of the sea and Dia island from the top of the mountain. Minimum number of participants, 4 persons
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  • 5 hours
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$125.82
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Royalty Samaria Gorge Excursion

Royalty Samaria Gorge Excursion

No visit, no vacation to Crete is complete without crossing the Samaria Gorge. Samaria Gorge was acknowledged in 2010 as one of the wildest, most virgin and unique natural parks in the world and was included in the World Network of Biosphere Reserves (WNBR) of UNESCO. Highlights of Samaria Gorge hiking Extraordinary rock formations, Indigenous rare plants, flower and bird species, Rough downward ground, Impressive and primitive view, Exquisite landscape that has been under no human intervention, Unique sensation of awe and infinite wonder for the untouched grandeur will always be engraved on our memory.
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  • 14 hours
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$72.40
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$72.40

Mount Karfi Trekking
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Mount Karfi Trekking

Mount Karfi is located at Lassithi plateau, about 70km west of Heraklion. Lassithi is known for the picturesque windmills. In the 1950s and 1960s the plateau was one of Europe's first wind farms. There were about 10-13 thousand windmills that pumped the underground water, with which the local farmers were watering their crops. Moreover, the area is known as the birth place of Zeus, the King of the gods, according to the Greek mythology. Highlights • The view from the mountain top of Karfi to the north side of the island and the Aposelemi dam.​​​​​ What to Bring: • Trekking shoes • Windproof jacket • Camera • Sun Screen • Hat – sun glasses Minimum number of participants, 4 persons
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  • 3 hours
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$164.98
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$164.98

3-Hour Trekking Mount Karfi Adventure with pickup from Heraklion

3-Hour Trekking Mount Karfi Adventure with pickup from Heraklion

Mount Karfi is located at Lassithi plateau, about 70km west of Heraklion. Lassithi is known for the picturesque windmills. In the 1950s and 1960s the plateau was one of Europe's first wind farms. There were about 10-13 thousand windmills that pumped the underground water, with which the local farmers were watering their crops. Moreover, the area is known as the birth place of Zeus, the King of the gods, according to the Greek mythology.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.19
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$128.19

Half-Day Canyoning Experience in Tsoutsouros from Iraklio

Half-Day Canyoning Experience in Tsoutsouros from Iraklio

After a short hike from our parking spot we will reach the entrance to the canyon at the position Sfakias. The abseils are initially short and easy, ideal for getting used to the techniques and the use of the equipment. Gradually, however, they become longer and steeper. During our descent through the canyon, we have the opportunity to admire the constantly changing terrain and the amazing view towards the sea. Depending on the weather conditions, we may find water in the gorge until the beginning of summer which will give us the amazing opportunity of abseiling through waterfalls.The duration of the descent can vary from 3 to 4 hours depending on the experience of the group. The exit of the gorge is at the south coast of Crete, at Tsoutsouros village where we can swim and relax at the sandy beach, the restaurants and cafes.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$178.04
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$178.04

Royalty Cretan Folklore Night Tour

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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$61.72
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$61.72

Royalty Heraklion City Tour-Market-Creta Aquarium

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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$33.23
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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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$332.34
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