PRIVATE SHORE EXCURSION IN CRETE
Private Half Day tour in Knossos and Archaeological Museum in Crete. Οur driver will pick you up from your hotel or from your cruise ship and take you a drive of approximately 20’ to arrive in Knossos. During this tour you will be taken back 4.000 years to the time of the oldest civilization in Europe. The Minoan Palace of Knossos, center of the Minoan Civilization, will leave you breathless as you wonder over the technology and facilities of that period. After that we will return at Heraklion city in order to visit the Archaeological Museum.
The Heraklion 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. The singularly important Minoan collection contains unique examples of Minoan art, many of them true masterpieces. The Heraklion Museum is rightly considered as the museum of Minoan culture par excellence worldwide.
Finally, we will make a quick walk at the Old Market of the town to enjoy the culture of the Island of Crete! The duration of teh tour is about 4-5 hours.
Contact infromation: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: +30 69797 22 595
Contact person: Manos Korfianakis