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Knossos Palace & Heraklion Day Trip

by Welcome Pickups
per traveller Price is AU$62
*Pricing based on group of 8 travellers
Duration: 6h Free cancellation available No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English Picks up from select hotels Picks up from select hotels

Highlights

  • Explore the Minoan settlement and the oldest European city

  • See the Ancient Knossos Palace and discover its riddles

  • Learn about Cretan history at the Archaeological Museum

  • Look out over the harbour at the Koules Venetian Fortress

  • Enjoy your own private tour in a comfortable ride

Highlights

  • Explore the Minoan settlement and the oldest European city

  • See the Ancient Knossos Palace and discover its riddles

  • Learn about Cretan history at the Archaeological Museum

  • Look out over the harbour at the Koules Venetian Fortress

  • Enjoy your own private tour in a comfortable ride

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Half-Day Sightseeing Trip In and Around Heraklion in English

Duration 6h

Live Commentary in English.

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Prices are cheaper when booked in bulk

Total price is AU$323.90, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

Knossos Palace & Heraklion Day Trip

Activity Location

Heraklion

Heraklion

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Hotel Pickup

    Heraklion


Description

See the most important ancient historical sights of Crete's capital and make the most of your time with this Highlights Tour. The Knossos Palace lies to the southern edge of the city, comprising of Crete's largest bronze age site, estimated to be Europe's oldest city. Understand the context of the city and the long history of the island at the Archaeological Museum: one of the greatest in Greece! Also explore the Koules Venetian Fortress overlooking the sparkling blue seas.

Your English-speaking Welcome driver will pick you up from your accommodation and take you to all your planned stops. You will learn local knowledge with you along the way from your driver, as well as insider tips and personal recommendations. The experience is completely customisable, so you can choose how long you wish to spend at each location, as well as make any extra stops you want.


Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

  • Comfortable private ride with an English-speaking driver

  • Wifi onboard

  • Fully-customisable and personalised tour

  • Bottles of water for all passengers


Exclusions

  • Entrance fees for all attractions

  • Official tour guide (our drivers are local guides and very knowledgeable of the places to visit)

  • Lunch, other drinks and meals


Know Before You Book

  • Pick-up is available from any centrally located hotel or address

  • Pick-up time will be arranged after booking

  • Baby seats/boosters available if you let us know in advance

  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

  • Pick-up from the airport is also available. Please be informed in this case the tour will last less time