A private guided tour of Knossos is waiting for you today. you will find out about the Minoan culture, the architecture the everyday life, the large feasts, the connection with other civilizations and get to know Europe’s oldest civilization dated 4000 years ago. Knossos has a rich habitational history, starting from the Neolithic Period, some 9000 years ago. Knossos is the name of the capital of the Minoan civilization, dating some 4000 years ago, is presumably the largest city in ancient Crete. It’s ties were spread across the whole Crete and across the eastern Mediterranean. Early evening arrival at your property in Chania, Crete.