Excursions & Tours

About Heraklion (Crete)

Sailing to Dia Island

Price: $109.00
Water, sun, sand, and food - what more could you ask for? Set sail to Dia, a lizard-shaped island used in ancient times as a navigation tool by Minoan and medieval sailors headed to Crete.
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Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Scenic, Active, Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Beverages, Meal
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 5 Hours

Knossos Palace, Winery and Arhanes Village

Price: $119.00
At the Palace of Knossos you can see beautiful frescoes, the Throne Room and more as you learn about the legendary King Minos and myth of the Minotaur. Then, visit a winery and see remnants of the ancient village of Arhanes.
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Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Snack/Beverage
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 5 Hours

Private Palace of Knossos

Price: Starting at $146.00/person
A half day program to tour Knossos, the ancient capital of the great king Minos and the largest and most spectacular of Minoan Palaces.
Excursion Size: Private Tour
Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes

Private Tour to the Lassithi Plateau, Cave of Zeus and Lassinthos

Price: Starting at $237.00/person
A full day in the Eastern part of Crete to see its history, mythology and to sample its tastes, traditions and hospitality.
Excursion Size: Private Tour
Excursion Type: Scenic, Cultural
Food/Beverage: Lunch, Beverage Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 7 Hours

Private Tour to the Mirabello Mountains

Price: Starting at $175.00/person
Travel to the eastern mountains of Crete to visit the Byzantine Church of Panagia Kera and the traditional village of Krista.
Excursion Size: Private Tour
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours

Private Group Tour of Knossos and Boutari Winery

Price: Starting at $75.00/person
This group tour visits two of the islands treasures, the archeological site of Knossos and the award winning Boutari Winery.
Excursion Size: Private Tour
Excursion Type: Scenic, Cultural
Food/Beverage: Wine Tasting Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 4 Hours 30 Minutes

Private Group Knossos, and a Taste of Crete

Price: Starting at $140.00/person
Overwhelm your senses with this private group visit to the visually unique ruins of Knossos, followed by the wonderful aroma and tasting sensations of Cretan wines and food.
Excursion Size: Private Tour
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Lunch, Wine Tasting Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 6 Hours 30 Minutes

Private Group Tour to Spinaloga and Agios Nik

Price: Starting at $150.00/person
Enjoy this group tour to Eastern Crete to see Elounda Bay, the Island of Spinaloga, Agias Nik and swimming with a Greek BBQ.
Excursion Size: Private Tour
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Lunch, Beverage Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 8 Hours

Private Guide and Vehicle - Half Day

Price: Starting at $109.00/person
For guests who want to escape the large bus crowd and tour the sites that interest them most at their own pace, a private car and professional licensed guide for 4 hours is the answer. For your guidance, please see our organized tours for this port to get ideas of sites to see and estimate if you need a half day or full day program.
Excursion Size: Private Tour
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 4 Hours

Private Guide and Vehicle - Full Day

Price: Starting at $184.00/person
For guests who want to escape the large bus crowd and tour the sites that interest them most at their own pace, a private car and professional licensed guide for 8 hours is the answer. For your guidance, please see our organized tours for this port to get ideas of sites to see and estimate if you need a half day or full day program.
Excursion Size: Private Tour
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 8 Hours

Private Vehicle - Half Day

Price: Starting at $77.00/person
For guests who want the flexibility of designing their own half day itinerary, a private car and driver for 4 hours is the answer. For your guidance, please see our organized tours for this port to get ideas of sites to see and estimate if you need a half day or full day program.
Excursion Size: Private Tour
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 4 Hours

Private Vehicle - Full Day

Price: Starting at $133.00/person
For guests who want the flexibility of designing their own full day itinerary, a private car and driver for 8 hours is the answer. For your guidance, please see our organized tours for this port to get ideas of sites to see and estimate if you need a half day or full day program.
Excursion Size: Private Tour
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 8 Hours

Heraklion Excursions

Founded in the year 824 AD by the Saracens, Heraklion is one of the oldest cities in the entire world. Located on the Island of Crete in Greece, Heraklion's warm Mediterranean climate, ancient architecture, and authentic culture make it an incredible travel destination. Admire Heraklion's ancient history with an exciting tour of ancient Greek sites. Visit the Palace of Knossos, Cave of Zeus, and many other classical sites. Sample delectable Greek cuisine in Crete, and visit the Mirabello Mountains, with its breathtaking mountain views and interesting Middle Age history. Any visit to Heraklion will grant you a charming look into some rich history.