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Ancient ruins in Crete

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Built over a Neolithic town, The Palace of Knossos represented the ceremonial and political center of Minoan civilization on Crete. English a
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Get a glimpse of the life of Minoan people through a visit to the ruins of a Minoan palace. At Palace of Faistos, learn about the relationshi
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Tour the remains of massive Roman water cisterns and wander through structures spanning over 2,000 years of history at Archaeological Site of
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Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Join our small group (up to 12 pax) Walking tour at Knossos palace with a Licensed Tourist Guide.Skip-the-ticket line to enter Knossos Palace.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.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). Distance to Knossos palace from:Heraklion center, port or airport (code HER) approx. is 5 km (3 miles or 20 min by car)
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Explore Malia Palace Archaeological Site to see what's left of the palace built here several thousand years ago. The palace was constructed i
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