Minoan legends- the labyrinth and Minotaur

No visit to Crete is complete without a trip to the palace of Knossos and archaeological museum of Heraklion.


Crete is the cradle of European civilization with its rich and fascinating Minoan history dating back 4,000 years. Discover Cretes’ archaeological treasures and immerse yourself in the legends of the labyrinth and minotaur with our informative guided tours.

There are two choices  when visiting Knossos

1. Organized
guided bus tour


  • Every Sunday 6:00 am
  • Organised guided  tour
  • Visit Knossos and the Archeological Museum
  • No meal included
  • Free time in Heraklion for shopping or coffee
  • Short stop in Rethymnon for refreshments


Reserve your seat!

85 42€   Children under 8 years old
From Kissamos area

85 42€   Children under 8 years old
From East of Kolymbari

Extras to pay 15 euro entrance fee to palace (mandatory) and 12 euros entrance to archaeological museum (optional)


Organised Tour in Heraklion

  • Early morning departure to drive East to Knossos on the outskirts of Heraklion city, the capital of Crete
  • En route there is a short refreshment/comfort stop
  • Arrival at Knossos palace at approx 10.00
  • A guided tour follows with lots of information about Minoan civilization, culture, architecture and art
  • Short transfer to Heraklion city centre where you can either spend your free time (about 2 hours) exploring, shopping, dining or visit the archaeological museum which is highly recommended
  • On the return journey there is a one hour stop at Rethymnon town, one of the most charming towns of Crete
  • Arrival back to Kissamos at approx 20:30



  • Flexible schedule


Price dependent on number of passengers.


Private Tour to Heraklion

  • Pick up from your hotel at an agreed time
  • Short rest stop on the way to Heraklion
  • Meet your private guide at Palace of Knossos
  • Transfer to the city of Heraklion where you can either spend  your free time exploring, shopping or visit the archaeological museum (optional – extra)
  • Transfer back to your hotel. Short stop in Vrysses (optional)


  • Minoan history comes to life with the informative guide at the palace of Knossos
  • An opportunity to see Heraklion the capital city of Crete
  • Archaeological museum full of amazing artefacts


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