This excursion is ideal for those who love archaeological and mythological events. Furthermore, you will see the Cretan local culture as we will pass and visit from traditional villages of East Crete. 

ITINERARY

Palace of Knossos: 
You will have the chance to travel back 4.000 years to the time of the oldest civilization in Europe. As a major centre of trade and economy, Knossos maintained ties with the majority of cities in the Eastern Mediterranean. You will have the unique opportunity to visit the Palace of Knossos in Crete, to learn about the rich lifestyle which began circa 2000 BC and was typified by magnificent monumental buildings

Cave, Zeus Enjoy a full-day trip up to the Lassithi Plateau with majestic views. Explore Greek mythology and visit Psychro Cave, Zeus' birthplace and enjoy a traditional meze lunch.  The first stop will be at the

Krasi Village the Ancient Plane Tree 
Krasi is a small traditional village, the main tourist appeal may be an ancient plane tree; some say it is over 2400 years old. The plane tree is Krasi’s tourist magnet because it is the largest of its kind on the island. While plane trees are a common occurrence on Crete, they have a perimeter of about 24 meters – one meter for each one hundred years of the tree’s existence on Earth. Just across the ancient plane tree of Krasi, there’s Megali Vrisi – a water fountain fed by the springs coming from Mount Selena. Locals and tourists alike can appreciate the cold, pure water of the fountain throughout the year – even when other springs on Crete dry out for the lack of rain.

Aquarium Of Crete “Thalassokosmos

The Aquarium of Crete has for many years been a great attraction for the tourist In the aquarium, you can see mainly fish and other sea animals on the Mediterranean Sea including meter-long sharks and giant turtles. The big fish swim in the very big tanks. The visitors stand amazed in front of the largest tank of the Crete aquarium. In the basin swim over 2 meters long sharks

 

DURATION

6 hours

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