The island of Crete Greece is the largest Greek island, and one of the fifth largest one in the Mediterranean Sea. Here, you can admire the remnants of brilliant civilizations, explore glorious beaches, impressive mountainscapes, fertile valleys and steep gorges, and become part of the island’s rich gastronomic culture.
The region is based at Heraklion and is divided into four regional units: Chania, Rethymno, Heraklion, and Lasithi.
Enjoy yourself at the numerous beaches of Chania and the breathtaking sights. Experience the authentic life and nature in its surrounding villages, relax and leave with the best memories.
Visit two of the most famous and popular destinations in Crete with our full day tour from Chania, enjoy Balos’ crystal blue waters and discover Gramvoussas’ impregnable castle which is a masterpiece of the 16th century!
View amazing places and traditional villages, ship for a trip to the port of Kissamos, cruise close to the peninsula, and admire the geological phenomenon of the tilting of Crete Greece.
Head to the fortified island of Gramvoussa and climb the fortress in a 20 minutes leisure walk. Continue with a second stop at the “Lagoon of Balos”, with its pristine sands , reddish shell fragments and crystal clear warm water…a pure paradise for swimmers.
And of course if you would like to visit the largest Bronze Age archaeological site on Crete, considered Europe’s oldest city, do not miss our guided tour to Knossos Palace, in Heraklion region.
Knossos Palace is the most visited place of Crete Greece, the birthplace of Minoan civilization and the origin of the myth of labyrinth . It contains the largest of the Minoan palaces which dated back to 2000 B.C. It was excavated in the early 20th century by the great English archaeologist Arthur Evans.
The ruins and rebuilt parts belong to the last and largest Minoan Palace, the labyrinth of Knossos. Built 3700 years ago, is over 1000 pieces. This palace was even a health system and was decorated with impressive murals. The throne of King Minos is still intact.
Continue your visit to the capital of Crete, Heraklion, walk through the streets of Daedalos, take a photo in front of the Fountain of Lions, the Loggia and the Church of Titus, explore the city and leave with the best memories.
Our vacation packages include a variety of sightseeing, such as museums, marketplaces and picturesque villages.
You can also ask for a personalized vacation package in Crete Greece to meet your needs and preferences, including accommodation throughout the island, sports activities, honeymoon trips and more.
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