Knossos Legends, Myths & city walk

The capital of King Minos and the center of the magnificent Minoan civilization is located 5kms away from Heraklion. A visit that is taking a step back in time and some 4000 years, to 2000 BC. Knossos and the Palace, famous throughout the world through the myths of Europa, the Minotaur, Daedalus and Ikarus, opens a window to the most ancient civilization of Europe. The Archaeological Museum is one of the largest and most important museums in Greece, as well as one of the most important of Europe. It houses representative artifacts 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. Right after you will walk around the city to see the Venetian buildings and castle, the impressive Cathedral, the fountains and the open street market.

Duration: about 4 hours from Heraklion city, from the other given areas will be longer depending on the Hotel area.

Recommended starting time: 09:00

1. Pick up and drop off from Hotel
2. Private Luxury Car and Driver
3. Official Licensed Guide
4. Entrance fees for the Palace of Knossos and the Archaeological Museum

Not Included:
1. Drinks and food

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