The Palace of Knossos

The Palace of Knossos

The ancient ruins of the Palace of Knossos transport you back in time to Minoan Crete. Walk amongst the ruins and mingle through the remnants of the old Palace walls to appreciate the grandeur of the structures, learning about the enchanting Greek mythology that surrounds this mystical labyrinth of buildings.
Heraklion

Heraklion

Crete (Heraklion Area)

As the largest city in Crete, Heraklion has lots to offer. Visit Daedalou Street to shop the designer clothes stores, or wander down the side streets to discover independent shops. The enormous Archaeological...

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The village of Archanes

The village of Archanes

Crete (Heraklion Area)

This captivating village sits in rolling hills surrounded by olive groves and vineyards. It has many beautifully restored Neoclassical houses. In fact, Archanes is officially the 2nd best-restored village in...

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CretAquarium

CretAquarium

Gouves, Crete (Heraklion Area)

See the colourful Mediterranean Sea life up close at one of Europe’s largest Aquariums. With more than 2000 creatures to see, CretAquarium has an incredible diversity of marine life, from large predator sharks...

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