Tours & activities in Crete

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Palace of Knossos Tour
The ancient Palace of Knossos is one of Crete's oldest and most popular places to visit. Tick-off one of the island's top things to do with an Iconic Insiders tour. Let an expert guide transport you back to the Bronze Age as you stroll by still standing columns and faded frescoes. And with our skip-the-line tickets, you'll be the first to enter the site, giving you plenty of time to take photos of treasures like the Throne Room, the Royal Apartments and the Prince of the Lilies mural.Knossos was once the hub of the ancient Minoan civilization, and is said to have been the site of the underground labyrinth that contained the legendary Minotaur – a fearsome half-man, half-bull creature. Hear stories and myths surrounding the palace and its kings as you tour all the standout spots.Explore the ruins of columns, mosaics and frescoes that are still intact today, and see the remains of the Throne Room and Royal Apartments, too. Be sure to snap selfies with the Prince of the Lilies painting and the Bull mural – they're two of the best examples of Minoan art and symbols of Crete.
Price from 51,00 EUR
Tour available in: English German
From Kissamos Port: Boat Cruise to Balos Lagoon & Gramvousa
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Take a full day boat cruise from the Kissamos Port to see one of the most amazing places in Greece. Visit Venetian Castle on Gramvousa Island and then swim in the clear waters of the fabulous Balos Lagoon.
Price from 27,00 EUR
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Private Full-Day Knosos-Lasithi Plateau-Cave of Zeus from Heraklion
Experience this private tour that combines world-famous landmarks with jaw-dropping natural beauty. Enjoy maximum comfort and safety while being provided with everything you need to know about the island of Crete. Your local English speaking guide/driver will help you get the most out of your day and make sure you take some incredible photos for you to share with your friends and family.
Price from 550,00 EUR
Private cruise in Elounda bay
Enjoy a private Elounda Bay cruise and explore Crete by boat
Price from 1763,00 EUR
Tour available in: English Italian French Russian
From Chania: Full-Day Samaria Gorge Trek Excursion
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Enjoy a challenging trek through one of Europe's longest gorges. Marvel at natural wonders, from the White Mountains to a thousand-year-old forest.
Price from 36,00 EUR
Day Trip to Agios Nikolaos and Spinalonga Island
A day trip that combines relaxation and history gives you the chance to visit the highlights of the Northeast part of Crete, where the picturesque town of Agios Nikolaos with the magnificent lake can be found. Elounda, a small village on the shore of Mirabello bay with spectacular views, is where the boat begins the cruise heading to Spinalonga island, a small uninhabited island used during the history as a fortress and later on as a leper colony.
Price from 39,00 EUR
VIP Crete chauffeur services for day tours & shore excursions
Explore Crete at your own pace, Personalize your itinerary according to your interests and get to know the authentic local lifestyle.
Price from 113,00 EUR
Tour available in: English
From Chania: Day Trip to Elafonisi Island
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Spend a relaxing day on the small island of Elafonisi and soak up the sun on a pink sand beach. Enjoy the natural beauty on a day trip from Chania.
Price from 37,00 EUR
Full-Day Land Rover Safari from Heraklion with Lunch
Join this 8-hour guided excursion through the Cretan mountains and discover the wonders of the Minoan Route. Stop at historic sites including an ancient Roman aqueduct and the Diction Cave, the mythological birthplace of Zeus. Enjoy a traditional snack with 'raki' in the village of Kastamonitsa, and a Cretan-style lunch at a local tavern in Lassithi.
Price from 85,00 EUR
VIP Zeus Cave and Knossos Palace Private Tour from Heraklion and Elounda
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Discover Knossos Palace and the Cave of Zeus from Heraklion and Elounda during this tailored-made private tour.
Price from 653,00 EUR
Tour available in: English French German Russian Dutch
From Chania: Balos & Gramvousa Day Trip Without Boat Ticket
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Discover the westernmost tip of Crete on a scenic bus and boat trip to Gramvousa Island and Balos Bay. Dip your toes in the white sand of the beaches.
Price from 21,50 EUR
Zeus Cave-Traditional-Villages-Old Wind Mills-Olive Oil Factory-Small Group.
This is my favorite tour in Crete because you get to see the real Crete, the old wind mills the old villages, Zeus Cave where the king of all the Greek gods was born. His mother gave birth there to hide from his father Kronos. We will see the old traditional windmills and the amazing views from an altitude of around 1000 m above sea level . Then it's off to Lasithi plateau, the biggest one in Crete . Driving through the old villages on the Lasithi plateau you feel that you are traveling back in time, like time stopped long ago.We can visit an olive oil factory ( optional ) where we learn about how olives are picked and how olive oil is made now and how they used to do it in the olden days .( Flexible pick up from your hotel in Heraklion area ).
Price from 87,18 EUR
Private tour of Western Crete from Agios Nikolaos and Elounda
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Enjoy this private tour of Western Crete and explore ancient villages and Byzantine monasteries.
Price from 601,00 EUR
Tour available in: English French German Russian Dutch
From Chania or Rethymno: Samariá Gorge Guided Hike
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Hike in the Samariá Gorge on a day trip from Rethymno or Chania. See the rich flora and fauna of Europe's longest gorge. Encounter the Cretan "kri-kri" goat. End with time for a swim in the crystal-clear sea and lunch at a taverna in Agia Roumeli.
Price from 34,00 EUR
Comfort cruise - sailing boat trips from Heraklion, Crete
Leisure sailing trip from Heraklion on catamaran Lagoon 450F. Yachting cruise, designed especially for those who prefer to start the day from early morning. This sea excursion is perfect vacation with children. It fits full day program in less hours. Healthy Mediterranean lunch is included. Plenty to do on board: snorkeling, SUP paddling, fishing, sunbathing (all equipment is provided by us).
Price from 125,00 EUR
Rethymno, Kournas Lake and Chania private tour from Elounda
Explore all the must-see landmarks of West Crete, discover the Venetian city of Rethymno and have lunch at a cozy place surrounded by mountainous waterfalls.
Price from 121,00 EUR
Tour available in: English French German Russian
From Heraklion: Elafonisi Beach Day Tour with Pickup
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Travel hassle-free to one of the most-awarded beaches in Europe. Sunbathe on Elafonisi's pink sand and swim in its clear blue water.
Price from 50,00 EUR
Full-Day Small-Group Tour in Crete
INTO THE PATHS OF THE GODSDiscovery to the traditional life of Crete and visiting the cave of Zeus! Start by visiting to a traditional paddock where we will see the milking of animals and local activities such as cheese making and taste traditional products! Impressive off Roading through mountains and wildlife nature with unique views! Visit the cave of Zeus and then…Dynamic Off road! ≅1250m photo stop on the foot of the third highest mountain of Crete, Diktis (2148m).Don’t miss it!
Price from 82,00 EUR
Crete highlights day-tour with Cave of Zeus
Join a guided Crete highlights tour passing the Cave of Zeus, Kritsa, Panagia Kera Byzantine Church, and more
Price from 156,00 EUR
Tour available in: English
From Rethymno: Day Trip to Elafonisi Island
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Spend a relaxing day on the small island of Elafonisi and soak up the sun on a paradise beach in Crete. Get back to nature on a day trip from Rethymno.
Price from 32,00 EUR
Mythical Escape: Zeus Cave & Knossos Palace with Lassithi Plateau from Heraklion
Come with us on a journey along East Crete reveling in the endless luxuries of Lassithi Plateau that is basked in allure forests & fertile land dotted with iconic windmills. From the comfort of a luxury chauffeured vehicle at your disposal, our knowledgeable local insider will ensure you experience the best of the whole itinerary. Discover quaint villages, local lifestyle, storied monuments, Byzantine Monasteries & Cretan art.Tuck into a culinary odyssey & savor genuine tastes loved by our legendary forefathers. It’s our job to hook you up with only the most authentic eateries.Amble in the footsteps of gods to the Cave of Zeus. Plunge into the mythical birthplace & sense the sanctity of this ancient site.When in Knossos Palace, luxuriate in the eternal magnificence of the Minoan ruins & frescoes. Succumb to the personalized service of a top history-archaeology guide & let us stimulate you with eclectic information by ensuring a stress-free pace in all archaeological areas.
Price from 660,00 EUR
Ancient palaces with Minoan wine routes and Matala beach from Chania and Rethymno
Discover the village of Matala and the best spots of southern Crete during this private tour with pick-up from Chania.
Price from 653,00 EUR
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Chania: Traditional Boat Cruise to Lazaretta Island
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Discover the history of Chania's Old Port through this 4 hour trip to Agioi Theodoroi Island and Lazaretta Island, two locations connected with the local history, the Venetian occupation, and the trade market of the East Mediterranean.
Price from 27,00 EUR
The Gourmet Wine Tour of Heraklion area
In a small and friendly group, partake in a sensational visit of 2 wineries of Archanes area. Visit first a new and dynamic boutique winery. Visit the facilities, from production area to bottling area, cellars with the winemakers explainign about wine process and technics. This will be followed by a wine tasting with a sample of 5 wines representing some of the most interesting local grapes varietals. Move then to a multi awarded winery for another 5 wine sample tasting. Before lunch, in the restaurant, discover about extra virgin olive oil tasting and other traditional products like honey, marmelades, vinegars,...Discover traditional Cretan cooking with a mezze bar visit for a real Cretan lunch. Prepare for several plates of cold and warm mezzes to be brought to your table to share. This is a fantastic experience in a cozy, friendly atmosphere. Continue your wine tasting here with 5 of the best wines of the island perfectly paired with your food.
Price from 150,00 EUR
Mirabello and Agios Nikolaos private guided tour from Elounda
Visit Mirabello and admire beautiful landscapes, take a boat to Spinalonga, and meet a local family that produces the olive oil in a chauffeured vehicle.
Price from 109,00 EUR
Tour available in: English French German Russian