Greece Tours and Attractions
Palace of Knossos Tour
No visit to the town of Heraklion is complete without a visit to the "Ancient
Palace of Knossos."
This is the origin of the legend of the labyrinth, which dates back
as far as 2000 BC.
Spend a guided half day tour exploring this former residence of the legendary
King Mino, situated in a small valley overlooking the river, only 3 miles (5
kilometers) from Heraklion town.
The Palace itself was a multistoried structure with many floors, innumerable
corridors and colonnades.
It was excavated and reconstructed by Sir Arthur Evans in 1900.
It was the political, economic and religious center of the glorious Minoan
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Classical Greece Tour: Epidaurus, Mycenae, Olympia, Delphi, Meteora
Escape the modern world and take a four-day tour of the essential sites of
classical Greece: Epidaurus, Mycenae, Nafplion, Olympia, Delphi and Meteora.
You'll visit famous archaeological sites and museums, and experience the glory
that was classical Greece.
Highlights on your four-day tour from Athens include:
Archaeological site and theater at Epidaurus, famous for its remarkable
Archaeological site at Mycenae
Archaeological site and museum at Olympia
Archaeological site and museum at Delphi
Breathtaking rock tower monasteries of Meteora