Tours & activities in Crete

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Spinalonga - Agios Nikolaos From Heraklion
Originally, Spinalonga was not an island – it was part of the island of Crete. During Venetian occupation the island was carved out of the coast for defense purposes and a fort was built there. During Venetian rule, salt was harvested from salt pans around the island.The island has also been used as a leper colony. Spinalonga has appeared in novels, television series, and a short film. This excursion is a perfect option for those who want to combine land & sea tours. You will also have the opportunity to visit the eastern part of Crete, Agios Nikolaos, a small town with a picturesque harbor and the island of Spinalonga.
Price from 80,00 EUR
Secret Heraklion Walking Tour
Wandering around a city can be done either like a tourist or like a local. We offer the local version with a deeper info on the history and tradition of this city. Inside info you will not listen on other tours, walking slowly and discussing questions on monuments.
Price from 20,00 EUR
VIP Cave of Zeus & Knossos Palace Chauffeur-Driven Private Tour from Chania
An exclusive chauffeur-driven private tour that combines all “must-see” landmarks in Crete Island - the worldwide famous Knossos Palace, the mysterious Cave of Zeus and an authentic journey to the mountainous East Crete (Lassithi Plateau). Enjoy a personal hotel, villa or cruise pick up and drop off by your private local insider guide, with a premium vehicle at full-day disposal, ultimate comfort, and maximum privacy like a true VIP. You will be provided with skip-the-line accesses in archaeological areas, key pieces of information, extra-personalized attention and engagement with the Cretan local lifestyle. Last but not least, you will visit off-the-beaten-path eateries to try traditional local delicacies and get the best recommendations for an authentic Cretan lunch!
Price from 570,00 EUR
Full-Day 4x4 Self-Drive Safari in Crete with Lunch
A day you will always remember! See Crete, the way few people do! A full day Jeep Safari that gives the sensation of a real adventure. Uncover Crete’s beautiful mainland on this full-day 4x4 safari, led by two expert guides. Get behind the wheel of a 4-seater all-terrain vehicle, and set off in a convoy through the verdant Cretan countryside.
Price from 72,00 EUR
Heraklion Hop-On Hop-Off Double-Decker Bus City Tour
Discover Heraklion with Heraklion Open Tour. Enjoy the city of Heraklion in your own language with the audio commentary on board. Heraklion Open Tour gives you the opportunity to see the city from above combining pleasure and education and is the perfect choice for you and your family! 
Price from 15,00 EUR
Royalty Cretan Folklore Night Tour
Feel like a true Cretan, learn to entertain yourself as one of them.Come with us to the traditional village of Karouzana for a different night, under a majestic summer sky, a night full of music, dance and beautiful scents.Reaching the ancient village, we have the chance to take a walk through this magnificent place.Feel dizzy by the smell of the jasmine.Be surprised by the locals’ hospitality and treats and admire the traditional color of the area, which seems to have remained unspoiled by time.
Price from 47,00 EUR
Cretan Folklore Night with Live Music, Dance, and Greek Dinner
The Cretans express their feelings not only in words.  This wasn't even allowed during the many periods of occupation. The most convincing way for Cretans to express themselves is in music and dance.
Price from 46,00 EUR
Rethymno Inland
Enjoy a day that combines nature with beautiful lush landscapes along with history and time to relax. An excellent opportunity to discover the real character or Crete. The excitement to discover is second to none, Try it!
Price from 550,00 EUR
Private Tour to Knossos and Archaeological Museum or Shopping from Heraklion
Travel back 4,000 years to the oldest civilization in Europe on this excursion through Crete. Departing from Heraklion Port, a luxury mini-bus will take you to the Minoan Palace of Knossos, then on a sightseeing tour along Heraklion’s city walls. Next, you can either take a guided tour through the extraordinary archaeological museum of Heraklion, viewing the distinctive items of Minoan culture, or enjoy free time in the city center to stroll around the shops.
Price from 276,25 EUR
Cretan evening in the village of Arolithos - from Heraklion region
Have you seen how locals enjoy life in a Greek village?You can feel the emotional rhythm of national music only if you take part in the fiery Greek dances!An unforgettable evening in a typical mountain village where the embodiment of Greek folk festivals is dedicated to the god of wine and fun Dionysius.Upon arrival, you can walk in a traditional village. Then you will have dinner and entertainment program, including Greek and Cretan dances, performed in beautiful national costumes, accompanied by folk musical instruments is of incredible beauty.Dinner consists of 2-3 dishes to choose from and several Cretan snacks. For dessert, seasonal fruits and donuts with honey are offered, as well as wine and water. Everything is served at your table by waiters.
Price from 50,00 EUR
Full-Day Guided Spinalonga Island Tour
The history and the culture of the island of Spinaloga became one with human tragedy in the course of time. It carries the history of Ancient Greece as it served as a natural guard for the ancient city of Olou, the history of the Saracens pirates, the history of the Venetians as their fortress, the history of the Turks as their settlement and the history of the Greeks as the place where their leper would be sent into exile until 1957.
Price from 90,00 EUR
Transfer Airport to MATALA area up to 7 customers
Transfer from Herakleion airport to your hotel in MATALA area
Price from 150,00 EUR
Peza Wine Roads Small Group Tour
#1 of 25 Food & Drink in Heraklion on TripAdvisor156 Reviews on TripAdvisor150 of these are 5 Star Reviews!An unforgettable wine tour in the heartland of the Heraklion Peza area in the Crete countryside. Tasting at least 10 different wines and dining on fresh local cuisine! A day tour not to be missed. The groups will be limited to 6 people.
Price from 95,00 EUR
Walking gorges and historic villages and experiencing Cretan Organic Gastronomy
The Cretan landscape and nature offers numerous naturalistic excursions.Many visitors choose the famous Cretan Gorges that are both beautiful and accessible to different levels of difficulty.But Leading Guests have chosen for you something unique and special, a trip that combines more elements than a simple ramble.We suggest that you join us in visiting a traditional village, explore an old abandoned settlement with watermills wedged in the unique Milli gorge and experience Cretan Gastronomy in an organic vegetable garden.Ideal for…Nature-lovers and Foodies wanting to get a real feel of Crete’s nature and culinary culture. Small groups ensuring you'll get personalized attention from the guide and get to know your fellow travelers. 
Price from 50,00 EUR
Full-Day Trip to Santorini island by Boat from Heraklion
Experience the beauty and romance of Santorini on a day trip from Crete. Set sail from the Port of Heraklion, and then take a guided tour by air-conditioned vehicle on arrival. Marvel at the blue and white buildings typical of the island.the history of one of the most romantic islands in Greece.Travel through the beautiful countryside en route to the village of Oia at the northernmost tip of the island.
Price from 152,00 EUR
Zeus Cave - Traditional Villages -Old wind mills -Private Tour .
This tour gives you the opportunity to explore the Real Crete away from the tourist resorts , old traditional villages , enjoy a Cretan traditional meal, visit old wind mills and of course the Cave where Zeus was born .( I hope Zeus will be there when we visit him because last time I visited he had gone to the Olympus mountain).
Price from 400,00 EUR
5-Day Independent Island Hopping from Crete Including Santorini and Mykonos
This 5-day island-traversing tour takes away the stress of booking high speed catamaran tickets and hotels and figuring out how to get to the ferry docks from your hotel. Your only decisions will be the good ones: where to eat, which amazing beach to watch the sunset on. Over 5 days, visit Santorini and Mykonos from Crete, staying in 3- or 4-star hotels (depending on option selected). There’s ample time on each island to explore, and to tailor your experience as you like.
Price from 806,13 EUR
Knossos Palace & Lassithi Plateau Tour
Visit Crete’s landmark, Knossos.It is impossible to come to Crete on vacation and not visit its landmark. For the island of Crete, Knossos has the same significance as the Acropolis for Athens.The most famous and the most impressive palace of the Minoan era, the biggest and the greatest of the decision-making centers of the Minoan Crete.
Price from 47,00 EUR
Matala Sunset & South Crete Tailor Made Escape - VIP Private Tour from Chania
Crete is an island destination that never fails to remind us of what we love about the Greek island culture. It’s an irresistible combination of al-fresco tavernas, breathtaking archaeological sites, bright blue waters, and unspoiled authentic Cretan lifestyle. Enjoy your luxury day trip with an absolute comfort and a premium chauffeured vehicle at your full-day disposal. Visiting Matala and its unique Roman caves on the beach in the afternoon time is the best opportunity to experience a memorable melting sunset scenery and a relaxed guided walk in the ancient village of Matala, which is known for its freshly-caught seafood. Your private local insider guide will enrich your day-trip by following Southern Crete itineraries of the beaten track. You will explore traditional villages, the ancient Homeric town of Gortyna, Phaistos Minoan Palace, a mountainous Byzantine Monastery, and a local winery. Last but not least, you will get the best recommendations for an authentic Cretan lunch!
Price from 490,00 EUR
Hiking Along the Samaria Gorge
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Enjoy a cruise to the pretty coastal village of Chora Sfakion
Hike along the Samaria Gorge, one of the longest gorges in Europe
Price from 56,26 EUR
Georgioupolis: Full-Day Trip to Elafonisi Island
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Visit the most beautiful beach in Crete and soak up the sun on Elafonisi's stunning pink shores on this day trip from Georgioupolis.
Price from 30,00 EUR
Minoan Magic: Knossos and Heraklion Sightseeing Tour
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Go back 5000 years into the myths and legends that surround Europe’s oldest civilization
Visit the Palace of Knossos, the most famous of the palaces of the Minoan civilization
Shop for designer labels, olive oil and a variety of cheeses in Heraklion
Price from 55,39 EUR
From Chania: Mountain Safari with Olive Oil & Wine Tasting
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Enjoy olive oil and wine tasting and get back to nature on an amazing 4WD adventure to the eco-tourism complex of the Milia Mountain Retreat. Marvel at the panoramic views of the Mesavlia Gorge and touch the 3000 years old olive tree.
Price from 95,00 EUR
Crete: Authentic Cooking Class in the White Mountains
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Learn more about the culture and cuisine of Crete at a unique cooking class in the White Mountains. Discover how to cook and prepare traditional recipes, and sample the local cheese and wine during a delicious lunch.
Price from 79,00 EUR
From Rethymno: Gramvousa Island and Balos Bay
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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 soft white sand of some of the most beautiful beaches you ever have seen!
Price from 14,00 EUR