Knossos, Museum & Heraklion city cente (from Chania)
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, 2000 BC. Knossos and the Palace, famous throughout the world through the myths of Europa, the Minotaur, the Labyrinth and Theseus, Daedalus and Icarus, opens a window to the most ancient civilization of Europe. The Archaeological Museum is one of the largest and most important museums in Greece, and among the most important museums in 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 visitors can wander around the city to see the Venetian buildings and castle, the impressive Cathedral, the fountains and the open street market.
Duration: +/- 8 hours
Starting time: 08:00
Don’t forget: comfy flat shoes, sun cream, hat, water
By private car & English speaking driver
Inclusions: pick up from Chania city hotels by private car, Official Guide
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