Knossos Palace - Archeological Museum
Knossos Palace, (5 km far from Heraklion) , the capital of the Minoan civilization, headquarters of king Minos and of the minotaur labyrinth, was the first Minoan palace discovered and the only one rebuilt and restored by an English archeologist, Arthur Evans.
Elounda - Spinalonga
For all those who want an excellent day, we recommend this combination between sailing the sea, barbeque and discovery of a desert island. From the village of Elounda, a charming fishermen’s village, we sail to the island of Spinalonga with a small boat.
Gortys - Phaestos - Matala
About 40 minutes drive south of Heraklion, in the plain of Messara, at the side of the main road, we find the archaeological site of Gortys. Also known as Gortyn or Gortyna is one of the most important cities in Crete with an unbroken history of 6,000 years and one of the most extensive archaeological sites in Greece.
Arkadi - Rethymno - Chania
On this tour you will discover the west of Crete, rich in historical monuments. In the morning we begin at the Monastery of Arkadi, one of the biggest and more important monasteries on the island. It was an important center of resistance against the Turkish domination
Knossos - Peza - Heraklion
Knossos Palace, (5 km far from Heraklion) , the capital of the Minoan civilization, headquarters of king Minos and of the minotaur labyrinth, it was the first Minoan palace discovered and the only one rebuilt and restored by an English archeologist, Arthur Evans
Lassithi - Kera
This trip will take you to the heart of Crete. In the middle of the mountains we will discover a magnificent plateau situated at a height of 820-850 meters. It is surrounded by precipitous mountain peaks, all more than 1,000 meters high, forming a strong natural fortification that has only eight relatively accessible passes.
Peza - Kera - Lassithi
This tour will make you discover another unknown part of Crete, rich in colors and impressions. We start first with Peza Village situated at 17 km far from Heraklion, where we will visit a wine cellar and will taste the famous Cretan wine.
Samaria Gorge (long way)
A unique and passionate adventure is waiting for you at the deepest and wildest gorge of Europe! The gorge starts at Xiloskalo (1277 m altitude). First we take the stairways, after a footpath well marked and will cross the old ruined village of Samaria.
A visit to Crete offers so many opportunities for sightseeing that it can be a real challenge to work them all in! To make the task a little easier, 24taxicrete offers comprehensive tour packages that give you a chance to explore such historic sites as the palace of Knossos, roam the mountains of Lassithi, ponder the mysteries of Dikti caves including many more and be back at your hotel room by the end of the day.
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