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  3. Heraklion

Heraklion: History & Culture Walking Tour with Food Tasting

Product ID: 321233
Explore the historical city center of Heraklion, the capital of Crete! On this tour, you will enjoy local products and wine amidst Venetian monumental buildings. Stroll through off-the-beaten-path areas in the city, and learn about the Mediterranean diet.
About this activity
Duration: 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the historical city center of Heraklion
  • Enjoy tasting olive oil, snacks, coffee or tea, wine and raki
  • Visit, along with your expert Tour Guide, Heraklion’s major monuments
Full description
Explore the historical city center of Heraklion. Visit, along with your expert tour guide, Heraklion’s major monuments; travel through time and its rich history. Discover the past and the present of a city that combines old with new. The 7th labor of Hercules was performed here, the birthplace of El Greco and Nikos Kazantzakis. On this tour hear stories about Heraklion's turbulent past and visit its legendary churches, fountains, and monuments.

On this tour you will also get to enjoy local products finger food and wine amidst Venetian monumental buildings. Stroll through off-the-beaten-path areas in the city, learn about the Mediterranean diet. On this 2-hour tour feed your body and mind.
Includes
  • Local tour guide
  • Tasting of olive oil, snacks, coffee or tea, wine, raki, and bottled water
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meeting point: Eleftherias Square at the Statue of the Unknown Soldier ( or Liberty Square; is the main square of Heraklion, near the Archaeological Museum & the Astoria Hotel). Meet and greet, our check-in operator, with the “WeGuide.gr – Meeting Point” logo. Tour starts at 11:30am

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
Organized by

TRAVELCRETE TOURS

Product ID: 321233