Festos - Gortys - Matala

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About Festos - Gortys - Matala

FESTOS-GORTYS-MATALA: On the way you will have the chance to stop by the amazing Kourtaliotiko gorge, and admire the spectacular view and take some photos. Then you will visit the second most...

FESTOS-GORTYS-MATALA: On the way you will have the chance to stop by the amazing Kourtaliotiko gorge, and admire the spectacular view and take some photos. Then you will visit the second most important Minoan palace on Crete – Festos where the famous Disc of Phaistos was found, the archaeological site which used to be the oldest settlement on Crete & the capital of Crete in Roman Times.  Then on to Gortys, to admire the Odeon Ruins, the Christian Basilica of Saint Titos and the most Ancient Law Code in Europe. Finally we visit Matala beach which used to be popular during the 60's by the hippies and where you can visit the Neolithic caves. On the way back we will stop in the traditional Cretan village of Spili,  famous because of the Venetian fountains with lion heads and traditional cretan products you can find in local shops.  Entrance to Festos is 8 Euros, and entrance to Gortys is 6 Euros.  Children under 18 are free.

Trip Details

08:00 - 18:00

Opening Times

Dates
16th May - 31st Oct
8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Pricing

Adult
+ years
€35

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