Heraklion is the capital of Crete and one of the Mediterranean region's most fascinating and vibrant cities with many historic monuments to visit. It is full of places to discover. Knossos is one of them, the mythical labyrinth and ancient capital of Minoan Crete, 5000years ago. Take this tour and combine a visit to its city center and to the Palace of the Minoan Civilization.
We are a family run business that was created to offer the visitors and residents of Crete, reliable, comfortable and fast transport services from and to Airports and Ports. But we did not limit ourselves only to that.
We are a licensed company using professional drivers for your safety and comfort. We mainly do airport transfers but we also do private excursions and transportation for weddings or any other events.
Being a family run business we aim to provide a personal, professional and reliable service to make your holiday to Crete as stress free as we can possibly make it.
We help you arrange your transfers from or to the airports from all locations of Crete. We are pleased to offer you a complete booking service were you can receive real time prices and book directly with us.
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Book reliable transportation in Crete for up to six passengers with this private transfer from the airport to Heraklion. Meet your driver at the airport arrivals hall and receive help with luggage. Travel in a spacious minivan to your hotel or the address of your choice in Heraklion. The reverse route back to the airport is also available.
Maximize time in Crete with a full-day combination guided tour. Get picked up at your hotel and set out on a coach sightseeing tour focused on archaeology and culture. See popular landmarks including the Kera Kardiotissa Monastery, Dikteon Cave, and the Palace of Knossos. Admire panoramic views from Seli Ambelou Lasithi Plateau, visit an olive oil factory, and go inside a ceramic workshop to see a potter at work.
Spinalonga, an island once used to isolate people suffering from leprosy, has become even more popular since Victoria Hislop's novel The Island reimagined it. Experience it, plus the Agios Nikolaos resort town, home to Lake Voulismeni, and Elounda, known for ultra-luxe hotels and fabulous beaches, on this guided day trip. Please note that travelers from outside the EU (and EU citizens aged 25 or over) will pay admission to Spinalonga.
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.
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.
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.
Discover ancient Minoan history, Cretan farming culture, and magnificent island views on this full-day off-roading adventure from Heraklion. Travel in a rugged Land Rover along historic mountain trails, stopping along the way to visit the mythological Diction Cave, shepherds’ villages, the scenic Lassithi Plateau, and an eco park where traditional ways of life are still practiced. Replenish your energy with an included lunch and taste of ‘raki’ liqueur at a local tavern.
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.
Taste the bounty of ancient Cretan vineyards and olive groves on a delicious, full-day wine tour from Heraklion. Travel with an oenophile and chef guide through the island’s fertile heartland, visit a winery for a vineyard tour and tastings of different varietals. Sample some of the Mediterranean's finest olive oil at a family domain, and indulge in a gourmet chef’s lunch at a local restaurant, complete with plenty of wine! Tour size is limited to 8 for a more personalized, small-group experience.
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.
Follow the lead of this excursion on the way to Ierapetra by bus, accompanied by the morning sun. Soon after embarking in the boat, enjoy the trip in the Libyan sea on your way to Chrissi island where you will taste the natural beauty of a unique and protected by “Natura 2000” golden beach.
When you're staying on the island of Crete, discover the island's eastern stretches where traditional villages, storied monuments, and authentic culture awaits. With a local driver-guide for your group, you'll explore with ease, visiting the landmarks you want to see. The Cave of Zeus, Knossos Palace, and the Lassithi Plateau are a few of the sites that can feature on your private tour; just note that entry fees are extra.
About 7 miles (11 kilometers) off southern Crete, Chrissi Island is the land that time forgot, with sparkling beaches, cedar forest and gin-clear waters. Skip the public bus hassles and relax on this great-value day trip, with tour escort, buffet lunch and 2-way hotel transfers. Your escort will accompany you to the island and leave you free to explore: pay as you go for environmental tax and other expenses.
The Pirate Boat sails at 11 o’clock from the port of Hersonissos to the clear waters of the Cretan sea. After 20 minutes journey we arrive at our destination of San Georges gulf, close to the beach, where we stay for 1.5 hour. The breath taking landscape will take your journey to another level. At our first stop you can enjoy the clear waters for jumping from the boat, swimming, snorkelling or sunbathing and enjoy a nice meal.
After 1.30 hour we are heading for the coast of Malia and Stalis for a second stop of swimming.
On our way back we sail close to the coast line to see all the action of the water sports of the area. During our journey the pirates will give an experience of a pirate trip with face painting, music and dancing. All the kids will get a pirate diploma at the end of the journey and they can have the chance of driving the boat to make memorable photos.
We return to Hersonissos around 15:30. Depending where your stay, you can be collected and returned to your hotel.
Transfer from Heraklion airport to your hotel in Hersonissos area.
From 1 to 7 clients , transport is with a mini Van or Car.
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.
Book your Arrival Private Heraklion International Airport (HER) to Heraklion hotels.
Your driver will be waiting for you at a scheduled time, and you will travel comfortably to your destination.
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For the island of Crete, Knossos has the same significance as the Acropolis for Athens.
The most famous and the most impressive palace of the Minoan era, the biggest and the greatest of the decision-making centers of the Minoan Crete.
We are about to hear great myths, relating to the Palace of Knossos, such as the myth of the Labyrinth and the story of Daedalus and Icarus.
We are going to walk on Sir Arthur Evans’ steps. We may feel a bit of the excitement and pride he felt when he discovered this exceptional symbol of the Minoan architecture, which even nowadays transfixes everybody with its grandeur.
Leaving the marvelous Palace of Knossos, we continue our tour towards the center of the island. We visit the lovely Monastery of Kera Kardiotissa. It was named after a miraculous icon of Virgin Mary.
Psychro is mostly known as Dictean Cave. It is considered as the place where Zeus, the father of the Olympians Gods, was born.
Travel directly from Heraklion Airport to your hotel in Heraklion with this private transfer service. You won’t need to waste time in taxi lines or sharing vehicles with those outside your group. Instead, easily meet your driver, then get settled with your luggage into your private, air-conditioned vehicle for the ride straight to your hotel.
Our approach combines singular service, expert local knowledge, and premium-owned vehicles so to accommodate the wide variety of circumstances and requests for premium car hire in Crete for our detail-oriented travelers.
For those traveling in a small group of 4 to 6 people, for instance with family or friends, we can provide a Mercedes-Benz minivan car hire and stylish limousine service in Crete. For those traveling in a larger group of up to 10 people consider using our VIP Mercedes-Benz minibus Sprinter.
If you are looking for a personalized luxury car chauffeur service in Crete island, then we can arrange for you a private driver on disposal with a Mercedes-Benz limo by the hour to have a chauffeur driver waiting for on-call for as long as you would like.
Whether you're flying into Heraklion airport, landing at the port, or even transferring from a villa or hotel, don't leave your arrival in Analipsi to unpredictable apps. Travel in style aboard a comfortable Mercedes-Benz vehicle with onboard Wi-Fi and USB charging, plus a VIP meet and greet to ensure a speedy departure. The vehicle has space for up to nine travelers, making this a great choice for bigger groups.
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