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Stop At: WeGuide, Heraklion, Crete
Join a small group and take a tour with a licensed guide.
Explore the ancient palace, step into the royal residence and see the Minoan king's throne.
Be amazed by the House of the Frescoes and its colorful wall paintings.
Learn about the history of the Minoan Civilization, probably the oldest one on the European continent.
Upon arrival to the Palace of Knossos, skip the long line for the tickets and enter the Archeological Site of Knossos !
Not necessary to stay in line enter through the gates of Knossos to meet us!
Just round the corner after the ticket booth of Knossos you will see the Coffee shop our staff will be holding a sign of "WeGuide.gr - Meeting Point"
Here you meet your tour guide of Knossos Palace.
There is a free parking place for your car just before the Knossos palace.
Tour starts from November 1st to April 30th every:
Tour starts from May 1st to May 31st every:
Monday 09:00am & 11:00am
Tuesday 09:00am & 11:00am
Wednesday 09:00am & 11:00am
Thursday 09:00am & 11:00am
Friday 09:00am & 11:00am
Saturday 09:00am & 11:00am
Sunday 09:00am & 11:00am
Tour starts from June 1st to October 31st every:
Monday 09:00am & 11:00am & 05:00pm
Tuesday 09:00am & 11:00am & 05:00pm
Wednesday 09:00am & 11:00am & 05:00pm
Thursday 09:00am & 11:00am & 05:00pm
Friday 09:00am & 11:00am & 05:00pm
Saturday 09:00am & 11:00am & 05:00pm
Sunday 09:00am & 11:00am & 05:00pm
Please check your location before booking!
Crete is divided in four regional units and is approximately 260 km (162 miles) long and 60 km (37 miles) wide. Crete’s four prefectures: from west to east, Chania, Rethymnon, Heraklion, and Lasithi (Elounda, Agios Nikolaos).
Knossos palace located at the center of the island (Heraklion). We are located at Heraklion city center.
Distance to Knossos palace from:
Heraklion center, port or airport (code HER) approx. is 5 km (3 miles or 20 min by car)
Chania center, port (Suda port) or airport (code CHQ) approx. is 140 km (87 miles or 2,5 hours by car)
Rethymnon center or port approx. is 85 km (53 miles or 1,5 hours by car)
Lasithi (Elounda, Agios Nikolaos) center or port approx. is 75 km (47 miles or 1,5 hours by car)
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes