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Visit Knossos palace (Tour & Skip-the-Line Ticket) provided by WeGuide

Visit Knossos palace (Tour & Skip-the-Line Ticket)

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  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
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Safety measures in place: Up to 8 people only (masked); tour given via ‘Whispers’: an audio system that means you can hear with clarity your guide, without having to stand by their elbow. Recommended time between 3pm and 5pm in the afternoon; though the Palace in the summer stays open to 8pm .
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Updated 17/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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    WeGuide.gr
    Knossos 714 09, Greece
    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 - 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.
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    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
    We Guide you through the Palace of Knossos with an official guide. You will join a mini group for a guided walking tour (90 minutes) in the Palace of Knossos with a licensed guide . With small groups of 8 people or fewer, your tour is typically quiet and relaxed, removing the hassles of the average visit. And with an expert licensed tour guide on hand, you’re certain to learn a thing or two, getting more from your experience than you would by visiting these sites on your own. Home to the Minotaur, the oldest throne of Europe, a sophisticated structure, elegant wall paintings that inspired art Nuevo centuries later, huge clay earns, advance draining systems, quarters sunk into the earth is this where the Minotaur lurked? Together with your guide you will see the oldest civilization unfold before your eyes and you will be able to get the best out of your visit of this magnificent structure. WeGuide you best !!
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    WeGuide.gr
    Knossos 714 09, Greece
    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 - 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.
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
WeGuide.gr, Knossos 714 09, Greece
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide (You Join a mini group with a tour Guide)
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • The price include the entrance ticket to enter the Archaeological Museum in Heraklion city
  • LIVE Tour Guide Knossos ( ENG or FRA )
  • Entry/Admission - WeGuide.gr
Exclusions
  • Transfer
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code is formal
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • We kindly remind you that the tour you booked is a shared one. It starts at the mentioned time and can not be delay for any reason. Our check in begins 15 minutes prior the starting time of the tour.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Pam A wrote a review Oct 2019
New Orleans, Louisiana2 contributions1 helpful vote
Joanna was an excellent guide- free of hyped untrue stories. A welcomed academic experience. Would definitely recommend this tour and this guide.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from WeGuide C, Owner at Visit Knossos palace (Tour & Skip-the-Line Ticket)
Responded 12 Oct 2019
Thank you!!
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Nick V wrote a review Aug 2019
Rhodes, Greece4 contributions3 helpful votes
We went to Knossos at 11am, 12 of August, joining the tour of the palace with an excellent guide, Joanna. She made sure we were all in the shade as a group, a mini private tour of two couples, during a heat wave. We had the opportunity in a 90 minutes tour (in shade wherever
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from WeGuide C, Owner at Visit Knossos palace (Tour & Skip-the-Line Ticket)
Responded 21 Aug 2019
Thank you so much!!
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Jonathan G wrote a review Apr 2019
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom3 contributions1 helpful vote
We did this tour on the 16.4.19. We were late due to not finding the parking. I would like to say thank yours u so much to th extremely knowledgeable and really nice tour guide who had so.much interesting information for us. My children are 10 and 11 with not the best attention
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Date of experience: April 2019
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Response from YannisF47, Ιδιοκτήτης at Visit Knossos palace (Tour & Skip-the-Line Ticket)
Responded 21 Apr 2019
Thank you so much !! Hope to meet you again soon.
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: WeGuide
poliviosk
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Wonderful time travel to the Ancient Minoan civilization 
Thanks to Akrivi we had a fantastic time visiting both the Heraklion Archaeological Museum and the Knossos palace.
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vpitsouni
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Knossos palace guided tour
We visited Knossos palace a few days ago and our guide Akrivi was amazing!! She explained in a very informative a
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roland_nilsson
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Excellent insight into Knossos
I really enjoyed my tour with Ioanna. She brought the site to life with a mixture of questioning the original archa
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gkrits
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Totally recommend Knossos tour with Akrivi
Akrivi provided an excellent tour that made our experience in Knossos truly memorable. Akrivi was very friendly, pe
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318gordonb
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Fantastic tour - don't miss this!
This was a fantastic tour that really gave us a new perspective on the classic Greek myths. We learned a lot about
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cloeb230
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Knossos Palace and Archaeological Museum of Heraklion guided walking tour
We spent a wonderful day with Ioanna at Knossos Palace and the Archaelogical Museun of Heraklion. Was a memorable t
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achang19
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Engaging and informative guided tour
We had a great tour with Akrivi. She helped us understand 1) the Minoan civilization (which gave us helpful context
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pimlicowolf
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Tourist attraction long on queues and short on quality
Went to visit and was pretty disappointed. Long lines, poor maintenance and a real lack of quality explanations. Th
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NavySquid325
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Historical Accuracy Appreciated
My guide (Joanna) was a breath of fresh air. From start to finish her presentation of ancient and historical inform
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CLLJJR
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A Tour With a Licensed Guide Taught Us So Much in Understandable Language
We were fortunate to book this tour for 9:00 AM and there were only two of us. The guide introduced us to Greek my
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over65MA
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Knossos History
We had Joanna for our guide. She was a highly educated and knowledgeable about the evolution of the Minoan culture
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dmcdonald1918
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Great customer service
They helped us out when trying to enter the site. A big thank you for the ladies at Knosso, they will take care of
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xavierhs
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Fantastic food tour
Mirjam was teriffic. The food sampled, the locations selected, and the local personalities we met and shared time
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AndreS5475
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The best ever tour guide.
Joanna Glyptis was our tour guide. Rather than following typical protocol of providing historical facts she offered
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Alexis M
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Amazing value for the money
One of the highlights from our two-week vacation in Greece. In fact, our tour of Knossos and the Archeological Muse
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Key Details
  • Duration: 1h 30m
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