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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Heraklion Prefecture

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Historical Places in Heraklion Prefecture

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    The Palace of Knossos , Heraklion
    Built over a Neolithic town, The Palace of Knossos represented the ceremonial and political center of Minoan civilization on Crete. English a
    Tours from $28
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    Church of Saint Titus , Heraklion
    Overlooking the eponymous square, Church of Saint Titus is dedicated to the island's first bishop, whose skull was once kept in the temple. O
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    Get a glimpse of the life of Minoan people through a visit to the ruins of a Minoan palace. At Ancient City of Phaistos, learn about the rela
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    Explore Malia Minoan Palace to see what's left of the palace built here several thousand years ago. The palace was constructed in 1900 BCE bu
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    Tour a 16th-century defensive structure and pay your respects to a world-renowned writer at Venetian Walls and Tomb of Nikos Kazantzakis. The
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