A historical tour in Heraklion offers visitors the chance to explore the city’s rich history and culture. Heraklion is the capital of Crete, a Greek island with a long and fascinating history. The city has been inhabited since at least the Neolithic period, and its archaeological sites are some of the most important in Greece.
Visitors can explore Venetian Walls of Heraklion. This site is one of the most important archaeological sites in Europe, and it provides insight into the greek civilization that flourished on Crete during this time period. In addition to its archaeological sites, Heraklion also has many museums that showcase its history and culture. The Archaeological Museum of Heraklion houses artifacts from all over Crete. Visitors also visit churches such as Agios Titos to learn more about Cretan religious traditions.
A historical tour in Heraklion is a great way for visitors to learn more about this fascinating city and its past!

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Included

  • Professional local tour guide

Excluded

  • Fee Ticket of Heraklion Archaeological Museum
  • Fee Ticket of Rocca a Mare Fortress

Route & Duration

Duration
Duration
3 hours
  • 1

    Venetian Walls of Heraklion

    These impressive walls were built by the Venetians in the 16th century and are a great place to explore. You can walk along the walls and take in the views of Heraklion from above.

  • 2

    Heraklion Archaeological Museum

    This museum houses some of the most important artifacts from ancient Crete, including Minoan pottery, sculptures, and frescoes. It's a great place to learn about the history of Crete and its culture.

  • 3

    Church of Agios Titos

    It is one of the oldest churches in the city, The Church of Agios Titos is an important pilgrimage site for Orthodox Christians in Crete, as well as for visitors from around the world. Every year, thousands of people visit the church to pay their respects and take part in religious ceremonies. The church also hosts concerts and other cultural events throughout the year.

  • 4

    Rocca a Mare Fortress

    This fortress is located on the harbor of Heraklion and it's a great spot for couples to enjoy a romantic sunset together. Take in the stunning views of the city from this historic fortress.

Meeting Point

By The Entrance of Venetian Walls of Heraklion See Map

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.