With a professional licensed guide / chauffeur
An amazing tour to cover a big part of the island of Crete. An opportunity to explore the palace of Knossos and Phaistos in one day and be dropped off at the desired accommodation in the south, at Matala or in the surrounding area. ( Pitsidia, Komos, Kamilari, Sivas) . Upon request we can customize the tour according to your needs . If you have already been to the palace of Knossos , we can add the archaeological site of Gortyn the capital of Crete during Roman Era… The tour will start from the hotel, where we will pick you up and after a short drive , we will reach Knossos for the guided tour. After the guided walking tour of the palace, where with the help of 3D – augmented reality we will enjoy the highlights of Minoan civilization, we will have free time to take pictures , before departing for Phaistos. The second largest palace of Crete, seat of King Radamanthys lies in the south of Heraklion. The guided tour of Phaistos will take us at least one hour. You will have the opportunity to compare the different approaches of the archaeological Institutions regarding the renovation of archaeological sites, admire the work of Evans and the respect of the Italians experts ( Luigi Pernier and later Doro Levi), and understand in depth the Minoan civilization.
Enjoy a chauffeur service with a professional licensed guide, taking advantage of the expertise and in depth knowledge of the island of Crete and the Minoan Highlights. Enjoy a stress free experience.
We can design the route according to your needs, so contact us for details…