Palace of Knossos with Free Time in Heraklion from West Side

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About Palace of Knossos with Free Time in Heraklion from West Side

 Immerse yourself in the splendour of Minoan culture with a visit to the Minoan Palace of Knossos, the political, administrative, commercial and religious centre that dates back to 2000 BC.
Whether...

 Immerse yourself in the splendour of Minoan culture with a visit to the Minoan Palace of Knossos, the political, administrative, commercial and religious centre that dates back to 2000 BC.
Whether you are passionate about history or a lover of classical Greek culture, you cannot miss a visit to the ruins of the Palace of Knossos, one of the largest archaeological sites on the island, the cradle of Minoan art and culture.

Enjoy a privileged guided tour of this ancient gem as you explore the Throne Room, one of the most iconic rooms in the palace complex and admire the Hall of the Double Axes. Travel back in time in the Central Court, located in the heart of the palace, once surrounded by high walls and be captivated by the reddish columns that house extensive entablatures, and the shrines and frescoes on the walls.

Afterwards, make the most of some free time to explore Heraklion at your own leisure, a potpourri of ancient and modern structures that blend in perfect harmony to create a city oozing with magic. Whether you choose to have lunch in one of the many restaurants, stroll the streets, browse the shops or even take the opportunity to visit the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion, to learn more about this fascinating city.

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Adult
12 - 99 years
€72.43
Child
2 - 11 years
€36.22

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