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Knossos Palace, Cretan Winery, Archanes Village, Heraclion city & Archaeological museum

Description:
This excursion starts with the visit at the most important archaeological site in Crete, the Minoan
palace of Knossos which is associated with thrilling legends, such as the myth of the Labyrinth and
the Minotaur.
Later on we drive to a Cretan Winery which is located 18km past Knossos, where we have a guided
tour. It includes vineyards, cellars where wine is aged in oak barrels and a wine tasting of 6 wines
made from the indigenous varieties of Crete. A unique experience of flavors, fun and knowledge.
Our drive continues to the village of Archanes. This beautiful village has many restored sandstone
houses from the Ottoman period and an inviting square with high shady trees, for a sampling of
Cretan food and drink.
Next destination is the Archaelogical museum of Heraklion. It houses representative artifacts from
all Periods of Cretan prehistory and history covering a chronological span of over 5,500 years from
the Neolithic period to Roman times.
Finally you can then explore the city of Heraklion which offers plenty of options for shopping and food.

Price includes:
Transport with a/c deluxe taxi/mini van/mini bus
English speaking driver
Entrance tickets
Bottle of Mineral water & Snack
Please contact concierge for further information
Duration : +/- 7 hrs

Please contact concierge for further information