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Knossos palace & Archaeological museum of Heraklion (Shared Tour)

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Knossos, Greece
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At a Glance

4 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Mobile ticket
Offered in: English
This tour combines two of Crete’s top historical sights—Knossos Palace; a Bronze Age archeological site, and Heraklion Archaeological Museum. See impressive ruins and artifacts along the way, and benefit... More
This tour combines two of Crete’s top historical sights—Knossos Palace; a Bronze Age archeological site, and Heraklion Archaeological Museum. See impressive ruins and artifacts along the way, and benefit from having guide commentary so you understand the historical background information. Highlights include seeing the original throne of Minos at Knossos Palace, and rare examples of Minoan art at Heraklion Archaeological Museum.

Highlights

  • Save time—visit both Heraklion Archaeological Museum and Knossos Palace
  • Learn as you explore Crete through guide commentary
  • Freedom to choose whether to add on a transfer
  • Small-group tour limited to 12 people

What To Expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Travel Crete Private Tours, Heraklion, Crete 71306 Greece

Visit the Mythical Palace of Knossos of King Minos and Labyrinth home to the Minotaur.
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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Travel Crete Private Tours, Heraklion, Crete 71306 Greece

Visit the Mythical Palace of Knossos of King Minos and Labyrinth home to the Minotaur. (Duration 90 min)
Knossos, a complex of more than 1500 interlocking rooms, was an astonishing palace, built for a mighty king of the Bronze Age.
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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Travel Crete Private Tours, Heraklion, Crete 71306 Greece

Visit the Mythical Palace of Knossos of King Minos and Labyrinth home to the Minotaur. (Duration 90 min)
Knossos, a complex of more than 1500 interlocking rooms, was an astonishing palace, built for a mighty king of the Bronze Age. As you wander through the labyrinthine ruins, you will have the chance to see the original throne of "Minos", the mystifying sanctuaries, the luxurious domestic quarters of the royal family, the once upon a time bursting with Crete’s treasures pantries and the astonishing water-management systems! Knossos is considered Europe’s oldest city.
Free Time. If you wish to spend extra time for pictures at Knossos palace. We meet you next at the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion at 01:30pm 
The Archaeological Museum of Heraklion provides a unique opportunity for the visitor to marvel at the findings of the first of civilization in Europe, the Minoan civilization. (Duration 90 min) 
The Heraklion Archaeological Museum is one of the largest and most important museums in Greece, and among the most important museums in Europe. It houses representative artefacts from all the periods of Cretan prehistory and history, covering a chronological span of over 5,500 years from the Neolithic period to Roman times. The singularly important Minoan collection contains unique examples of Minoan art, many of them true masterpieces. The Heraklion Museum is rightly considered as the museum of Minoan culture par excellence worldwide.
• Join our small group (up to 12 pax) and visit Knossos palace and the museum with a Licensed Tourist Guide.
• Skip the ticket line to enter Knossos palace and the Archaeological museum of Heraklion.
• Transfer to Knossos palace and the Museum for easy access.
• Use the combine ticket (value for money) to enter the Knossos palace and the Archaeological museum of Heraklion.
By choosing the 
tour option ''with transfer'' , we pick you up from Heraklion city center and drive you to Knossos palace. After the tour at Knossos palace we drive you back for the Archaeological museum tour. 
By choosing the 
tour option ''NO transfer'' , you are taking care of your transport between stops. Make sure that you will be on time on each stop.

Duration: 4 hours

What's Included

All taxes, fees and handling charges
Professional guide
Round-trip shared transfer (if option selected)
Food and drinks
Gratuities

Departure & Return

Departure Point

WeGuide.gr, Knossos 714 09, Greece

Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Point: The tour starts at Knossos palace.
The pickup point (if option selected) to Knossos palace is: Eleftherias Square ( or Liberty Square; is the main square of Heraklion, near the Archaeological Museum & the Astoria Hotel).
Dates: See Availability

Departure Time

9:00 AM

Return Details

Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Ξανθουδίδη και Χατζηδάκη 1, Iraklio 712 02, Greece

Before You Book

The fine print

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code is formal
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Meet and greet, our check-in operator, with
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code is formal
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Meet and greet, our check-in operator, with the “WeGuide.gr – Meeting Point” logo.
  • Meeting point: Main Entrance to the Palace of Knossos, in front of the Ticket Office (Skip-the-Line Entry)
  • We Transfer
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code is formal
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Meet and greet, our check-in operator, with the “WeGuide.gr – Meeting Point” logo.
  • Meeting point: Main Entrance to the Palace of Knossos, in front of the Ticket Office (Skip-the-Line Entry)
  • We Transfer from Heraklion city center ONLY
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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