KNOSSOS ON YOUR OWN

  • Port

    Crete

  • Level of difficulties

    Easy

  • Type

    Not available

  • Price

    Adults

    EUR20.0

  • Duration in hours

    2.5

  • Shore excursion code

    01J3

Description

Let us discover Crete’s most important Bonze Age archaeological site: Knossos, the ancient capital of the Minoan kingdom.



What we will see
  • Free time in Knossos
  • Sightseeing tour of Heraklion and free time to explore the city


What we will do
  • From the port of Heraklion, we head to the famous archaeological site of Knossosboasting the remains of a civilisation dating back to 3000 BC and rediscovered by Sir Arthur Evans.
  • We let ourselves be enchanted by the magnificent ruins of the ancient Palace complexwhere the administrative and religious centres of the entire region used to be located. 
  • We finally head back to Heraklion to enjoy a sightseeing tour of the city.

What you need to know
  • This excursion does not include a guide.
  • Entry tickets to the archaeological site and Knossos palace are not included.