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Ammoudara Beach: Our most recommended tours and activities

Heraklion: Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour

1. Heraklion: Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour

Explore Heraklion city at your own pace using a hop-on hop-off bus. Enjoy a combo ticket good for 48hours and for 2 different bus lines. See famous attractions, visit the beach of Ammoudara and the Knossos archaeological site. Take your chance to see it all with one combo ticket. Discover the Cretan civilization, history, and architecture and learn all about the old and modern city of Heraklion. Enjoy onboard commentary in 8 different languages explaining important details and facts. On the first route, embark on a 12 stop line that tours Heraklion city over one hour. Get off and on when you please and appreciate hours from 830am until 530pm every day. The second route provides a 6 stop line that leads to Ammoudara beach.

Crete: Lasithi Plateau and Cave of Zeus Off Road Safari Tour

2. Crete: Lasithi Plateau and Cave of Zeus Off Road Safari Tour

Discover traditional life in rural Crete by witnessing the daily activities of the locals and visiting the sites where Greek myths were born. Enjoy a tour of Potamies, Aposelemis dam, Empasa, the cave of Zeus, and the beautiful scenery of the plateau. Start with pickup from your accommodation. Visit one of the most characteristic Cretan villages, Potamies, for a tour of a traditional local farm. See the process of milking and cheese-making, meet the animals, and sample their fresh cheese. Next, head to the Aposelemis dam, the largest water supply project in Crete. See the village of Sfendili submerged in the waters of the dam with its impressive old houses fading on the surface of the water. Explore the natural wetlands and spot a unique variety of birds. Continue uphill on the dirt roads to the gorge of Empasa. Enjoy the views of the mountainous landscape and thriving wildlife. Try your hand at foraging for native herbs or relax and take in the panoramic views. Take a trip to Lassithi Plateau to enter Psychro Cave, the fabled birthplace of the Greek God Zeus. Follow the trails of the gods and after that take a tour around the plateau to get a sense of local life. Finally, enjoy authentic food baked in the wood oven in one of the most celebrated taverns in the picturesque village of Krasi. Admire the town square filled with fountains and see imposing plane trees that are up to 2000 years old. Return to your hotel full of unforgettable memories of Crete.

Heraklion: Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Bus Sightseeing Tour

3. Heraklion: Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Bus Sightseeing Tour

Explore Heraklion on an open bus tour with a 48-hour ticket. See city’s famous landmarks and visit the famous beach of Ammoudara. Use the ticket for 2 days and board the bus at various points around the city.  Familiarize yourself with the Cretan civilization, history, and architecture and learn all about the old and modern city of Heraklion in your own language with the commentary on board, available in 8 languages.  Admire the view of the streets and the landmarks from a safe distance, Hop on and off at all the bus stops to visit major attractions such as Knossos Palace, the Archaeological Museum, Ammoudara Beach, the Venetian Port, the Market, and many others.  The 8 bus stops along the route are: • Old port square • Historical Museum of Crete • Knossos Palace • Heraklion Archaeological Museum • Grave of Nikos Kazantzakis • Venetian Walls • Port bus station • Jesus Gate

All in One - Ecobike City Tour - Food Tasting - Wine Tasting

4. All in One - Ecobike City Tour - Food Tasting - Wine Tasting

Discover the best of Heraklion in one thrilling day with our Ecobike Full Day Tour. Immerse yourself in the rich history of the city, indulge in a delightful food tour tasting, and savor exquisite wines during a memorable wine tasting experience. This all-in-one adventure allows you to explore, taste, and enjoy the diverse facets of Heraklion. During the tour, you'll embark on a fascinating historical journey, visiting iconic landmarks and historical sites. Our knowledgeable local guide will share captivating stories and insights, bringing the city's history to life. Along the way, you'll stop at local eateries to sample authentic flavors and culinary delights, experiencing the vibrant food scene of Heraklion. As the tour progresses, you'll have the opportunity to delight your taste buds with a wine tasting experience. Discover the unique flavors and aromas of Cretan wines as you learn about the region's winemaking traditions. At the end of this immersive adventure, you'll be left with unforgettable memories and a deeper appreciation for the history, culture, and flavors of Heraklion. Whether you choose to continue exploring the city's bustling streets or head back to your hotel, this tour will leave you with a newfound love for Heraklion's vibrant spirit. Join us on the Ecobike Full Day Tour and experience the ultimate blend of history, food, and wine in the heart of Heraklion. Explore, taste, and enjoy a day of discovery that will create lasting memories.

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What people are saying about Ammoudara Beach

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 545 reviews

Very nice trip. They picked me up in a van very close to my hotel because the streets were very narrow. Recommended!

We had a perfect day and experience with this company! The tour is interesting with special price! Thanks

We did both lines in one day and we enjoyed a lot!!!!!! Good service!!!!!!!!

Lot of things to see around this city The audio was very informative

Excellent experience with this company,nice tour,friendly staff