Mon - Fri 9:00am - 5:30pm
Sat 9:00am - 5:00pm
800 652 8413
Call us
Duration

7 hours

Where in the world

Heraklion, Crete

On this historical experience, you will spend the afternoon touring Heraklion, including a visit to the Archaeological Museum, which houses the most important of Crete’s Minoan artefacts. Founded in 1908, the museum was founded to host the first collections of Cretan antiquities – its extensive contents now span 7,000 years. Afterwards, head to King Minos’ Palace of Knossos, which was the centre of the Minoan civilisation. Here you can see the remains of mosaic floors, the grand staircase, and the throne complex. After your sightseeing tour, there’s an opportunity to stop at a local winery to sample locally produced wines. 

Still looking for inspiration?

We have a huge range of destinations, experiences and villa options available.

Learn more about our luxury villa holidays to Crete

Interested in this experience?

Call us on 01242 547 705