Ce que vous allez faire
This experience is about introducing a different view of Heraklion through the ages. Our visitors have to expect that, they will discover the old neighborhoods of Heraklion, the history of which, cannot be found in any tour guide. We will meet, at the famous "Lion's fountain - Krini Morozini" located at the heart of the city (Eleftherios Venizelos square). Then we will walk towards the old Venetian port of Heraklion and Dermatas bay, talking about the Venetian occupation of Crete which lasted many centuries. We will continue our walk, across the narrow streets one of the oldest neighborhoods of the city called Agia Triada and we will start exploring the Ottoman period & occupation of Crete. We will stop at a small grocery shop for a 20-30 min brake. After the brake, we will continue our tour across Lakos, once a neglected by the Ottomans, christian neighborhood. Finally we will continue to the last phase of our tour with a walk over the Venetian walls. There we will visit Kazantzakis grave one of the most famous Cretan writers in the world. Moreover you will discover the history of the Venetian fortification walls as we walk towards the end of our tour at Liberty square.
Hey, I'm Stelios! It's great that you are interested in our unique city tour! I'm the founder of " The Central Boutique apartments", a unique collection of tastefully decorated apartments & villas across Crete. Me and my associate Eirini, - which is a certified professional guide with many years of experience and has also graduated from the historical department of Thessaloniki Uni - designed a unique city tour for the guests of our city. Eirini's deep knowledge and expertise regarding the history of this great city, guarantees a magnificent experience for your family or friends. See you soon
Ce qui est inclus
We will stop at a small grocery which offers bioproducts from Cretan producers. You will taste greek coffee and cretan dishes
Our visitors we will have the chance to discover popular and hidden sightseeings of Heraklion. We describe briefly some of them. - Krini Morozini, Lions square. - Rocca a Mare, Koules fortress. - Dermatas bay. - Agia Triada neighborhood. - Lakos neighborhood - St Minas cathedral. - Cultural center of Heraklion - Venetian walls. - Kazantzakis grave. - Liberty square.
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Toute expérience peut être annulée et entièrement remboursée dans les 24 heures suivant l'achat.
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Critères requis pour les voyageurs
Un maximum de 10 voyageurs âgés de 18 ou plus peuvent participer.
De l'alcool sera consommé pendant cette expérience. Seuls les voyageurs ayant l'âge minimum légal pour consommer de l'alcool pourront en consommer.
Plus de conseils
Especially during summer a sunscreen and a bottle of water is essential. Don't forget to wear comfortable shoes and a backpack or bag in case you want to shop something from the grocery.
Discover Heraklion through the ages.