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Knossos Palace Tour

Knossos Palace Tour

per person

10 hours

Duration

Knossos

Location

1+

Age

Tue, Wed, Sun

Dates

Knossos Tour: Explore the Magnificent Palace of King Minos and Minoan Civilization

Available every Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday

Cost: 43,00

Get ready to travel back in time to a palace that was home to royalty and the center of government, trade, art, economy and food storage. The Palace of Knossos and King Minos is a stunning archaeological masterpiece that represents Europe’s earliest city and civilization.

During this 2-hour tour, you’ll visit the picturesque seaside town of Rethymno for breakfast before exploring the Palace of Knossos with a professional guide. Discover the palace’s terraces, halls, bathing quarters and stores, which still bear evidence of how it was decorated with bright colors, and admire its mixed stone and wood architecture. You will also learn about the mysterious early society that lived in this palace and their many achievements, even though their lifespan was limited.

After the tour, visit the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion, which features fine pieces of jewelry and objects excavated from the palace itself. The museum showcases different Cretan civilizations spanning over 5,500 years of history, and you’ll be amazed by its exhibits.

Knossos Palace Tour Price & Contact Information

You’ll then have some free time to explore the alleyways of Heraklion and enjoy lunch in Crete’s seaside capital before heading back to Chania in the afternoon. The cost for this tour is 43 € per person, and there is an additional 15 € (entrance to the palace) . Children and EU citizens can enjoy discounts.

To book your tour, please fill out the Request Form, call us at +30 28220 22900 / +30 694 7091549, or email us at info@balos-travel.com. Please make sure to send your request at least 24 hours in advance. For last-minute bookings, please call us for faster communication.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION

PICK UP POINTS: We can pick you up in front of your hotel or a place near to it !
Some of the places: Kissamos – Kolimbari – Tavronitis – Maleme – Gerani  – Platanias – Agia Marina – Stalos – Kalamaki – Daratso –  Agioi Postoloi – Chania Center (Kriti Hotel – Main market – Alpha Bank chalidon str) and more

Extra cost: Kissamos 10 € (Available every SUNDAY)

PICK UP FROM: Panormo - Kavros - Georgioupoli - Rethymno 30 € Total Cost (Available upon request)

Include

English-speaking guide
Pick up & bus transfer

Not Include

Food
Drinks
Entrance to Knossos Palace
Entrance to Archaeological Museum

Don't Forget

Bottle of Water
Camera
Money
Snacks

Request Form

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