The Wonders of Ancient Crete

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7 nights

The Wonders of Ancient Crete

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Starts:Heraklion, Greece
Ends:Heraklion, Greece
Group Size:6- 18
Operator:Cox & Kings Travel

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As a strategic gateway to the eastern Mediterranean, Crete has been ruled by a number of great powers, from the Minoans, one of Europe’s first civilisations, to the Byzantine, Roman and Ottoman empires. This tour explores Crete’s scenic and cultural highlights, including the Palace of Knossos, an incomparable monument of ancient Minoan society.
  • Beekeeping experience & honey tasting
  • Visits to the archaeological sites of Knossos & Eleftherna
  • Boat trip to the isle of Spinalonga, once home to a leper colony
  • Wine tasting with traditional Cretan lunch
  • 4- & 5-star accommodation throughout
  • Small group size - average 14 people (max 18)
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