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Quality Transfers & Tours from Heraklion, Crete

Perfect daily excursions to explore the island of Crete!

Delicious Crete Tour, A Tailor Made Tour
Delicious Crete Tour, A Tailor Made Tour

Delicious Crete

In all our excursions to Crete, we are always willing to offer our services about Traditional Cretan villages tours, Cretan mountain tours, Cretan food tours, Olive oil tasting tours. In those tours you will have the opportunity to taste the traditional cretan dishes, based on extra virgin olive oil.

Joining a Cretan diet excursion tour you will taste our fresh fishes, our meat and our vegetables. However, if you want to learn the secrets of the Cretan diet, we can get you into it.

One way, one story Tour in Crete, Paliani monastery, Gortys, Phaistos and Matala
One way, one story Tour in Crete, Paliani monastery, Gortys, Phaistos and Matala

One way, one story

We suggest you a tour to Paliani monastery, one of the oldest monasteries of Crete which is located to the south of Heraklion Prefecture. After that we can continue with a tour to Gortys, where the first written laws were introduced, and you will have the opportunity to travel back to time at the Neolithic and the Roman times. Afterwards, we can do a tour to Phaistos (Festos) palace and while travelling back to prehistoric Minoan times, you will be enchanted. Finally, we can do a tour to Matala hippies’ caves, you will enjoy the sea and the tranquility.
Traditional Crete Tour, Knossos, Thrapsano, Agarathos
Traditional Crete Tour, Knossos, Thrapsano, Agarathos

Traditional Crete

From yesterday to today. Our acquaintance with the Minoan civilization in Knossos will bring us a few thousand years back in time. Choosing a low cost excursion in Crete we can begin our tour from the traditional village of Archanes. We will admire the Cretan architecture and we can arrange a wine tour in Crete at one of the local wineries of the area, where you will taste local wines. Then, we will begin an olive oil tour in crete while passing between vineyards and olive groves, we will reach the village of Thrapsano, where you can find plenty of Cretan pottery workshops and you will have the opportunity to try yourself to make your own ceramics. Finally, joining an Orthodox Crete Monastery tour we can explore crete, the magnificent Agarathos Monastery which will take us back to the Byzantine majesty and the monastic life of the monks.It will be a great explore tour to Church frescoes of Crete.
On the way to Zeus home, Psychro, Zeus Cave, Kera, Lassithi Plateau, Krasi
On the way to Zeus home, Psychro, Zeus Cave, Kera, Lassithi Plateau, Krasi

On the way to Zeus home

We start to Explore Crete with a Cretan van tour or a Cretan taxi tour, visiting the mountain Dikti. We are in a private tour to Lasithi plateau and Psychro Zeus cave. While enjoying this spectacular journey, we will have a stop at Kera Orthodox Monastery. We reach, with a Cretan van transfer or a Cretan taxi transfer,the Lassithi Plateau, where you can find small hamlets and windmills. Walking 20 minutes you reach the Zeus cave, where, according to greek mythology, Zeus, the God of Olympus was born. We continue holidays in Crete and visitting Crete by vissiting Crete’s villages. While returning back, from the all day tour in Crete, we will stop at the Krasi village to admire the biggest tree in Crete.
Western Crete Tour, Chania, Kourna Lake, Argyroupolis springs, Fodele
Western Crete Tour, Chania, Kourna Lake, Argyroupolis springs, Fodele

Western Crete

It’s time to visit Crete, western Crete tour, with a Crete private tour (Crete van tour or Crete taxi tour). First, we can do a Chania city tour, where you can see the old town with the famous Venetian harbor. You can enjoy your food at the natural Kourna lake or at Argyroupolis springs or to drink your coffee at Georgioupolis. Then we will meet Rethymno and you will have the opportunity to admire Rethymno’s old town and its picturesque Venetian harbor. It would be a good idea to have a Elafonisi excursion with a crete van tour or a taxi tour. The beach has a tropical effect which is created by its white and pink coral sands. Finally, we arrive at the village of Fodele, where Dominikos Theotokopoulos, also known as El Greco, was born. In the museum you can see copies of his works.

ALL IN ONE

We can start Visit Crete and visit Fodele,  the traditional village, where the painter Dominikos Theotokopoulos, also known as El Greco, was born. In the museum, which is located there, you can see copies of his works. We continue our Crete VIP tour, mini van tour or taxi tour, to the historic Melidoni Cave and passing through traditional villages  we arrive at Margarites village, where you can find small ceramics workshops. There you will have the opportunity to make your own artwork yourself! Our next stop while we are in holidays in Crete and Explore Crete, is Eleftherna Museum. You will see exhibits of ancient prehistoric Eleftherna. Very close to Eleftherna Museum is historic Arkadi Monastery. It will take you back to time, to modern history and to the struggles of the Cretans for liberation from the Turks. Finally we can have a  Rethymnon (Rethimnon) city tour where you will have the opportunity to admire Rethymno’s old town and its picturesque harbor.
Prehistoric Crete Tour, Knossos, Heraklion archaeological museum, Creta Aquarium
Prehistoric Crete Tour, Knossos, Heraklion archaeological museum, Creta Aquarium

Prehistoric Crete

We are enjoying Holidays in Crete, we explore Crete and we plan a low cost excursion in Crete and Luxury tour with a mini van tour or a taxi tour. We can arrange a Heraklion -Iraklion Archeological tour. Our trip starts with a Knossos palace tour and a Minoan Civilization tour. You will experience the trip to prehistoric Crete and learn everything about Minotaur with the head and tail of a bull and the body of a man. Then  we can continue with a Heraklion -Iraklion archaeological museum tour where you will see Knossos’ remarkable finds. The trip will end with a Heraklion city tour discovering its hidden beauties. By far it would be failure not to explore the Creta aquarium and Dinosaur park with a private crete van tour or private crete taxi tour. CretAquarium reveals a magical, wonderful world, so familiar and so unknown to us: The underwater world of the Mediterranean Sea.
The Leper Colony, Kritsa, Kera, Agios Nikolaos, Elounda, Spinalonga, Fourni
The Leper Colony, Kritsa, Kera, Agios Nikolaos, Elounda, Spinalonga, Fourni

The Leper Colony

Our tour in Crete in order to explore Crete with a Crete van tour or a Crete taxi tour starts from Kritsa Village, where the church of Panagia Kera with the famous hagiographies on the walls is located. At Kritsa traditional village we will have free time to visit many shops where the locals manufacture and sell textiles and wood sculpture. We are in all day tour in Crete and our next stop is Agios Nikolaos. We will vieit the lake and the harbor. Going towards northwest side of Agios Nikolaos we begin a Elounda tour.You will enjoy the view of Mirabello Bay. From the harbor you will board the ship for Spinalonga excursion and Spinalonga tour. While returning back your excursion you can taste the traditional dishes with fishmeal in the taverns of the area. We finish by returning from the old road admiring the view, while we will stop at tradional village of Fourni village for some relaxation.

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