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Exploring Crete - Destination Services Greece
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8 days

Exploring Crete

Start and end in Heraklion
Tour Operator:
Destination Services Greece
Max group size:
50
Age range:
18 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
129620
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Highlights

  • Marvel at stalagmites and stalactites in the Cave of Zeus
  • Cool off from the sun at the playful Aqua Plus Water Park
  • Wander around the streets of Crete’s largest city

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Itinerary

Start and end in Heraklion! With the Discovery tour Exploring Crete, you have a 8 days tour package taking you through Heraklion, Greece and 4 other destinations in Greece. Exploring Crete includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: ARRIVAL CRETE (22 km - 30 min)
  2. Day 2: CRETE: BOAT TRIP TO THE ISLAND OF SPINALONGA (130 km – 8 hrs)
  3. Day 3: CRETE: PALACE OF KNOSSOS AND HERAKLION TOWN (42 km – 7/8 hrs)
  4. Day 4: CRETE: CHANIA AND RETHYMNON (326 km – 10/11 hrs)
  5. Day 5: CRETE: WATERPARK AQUA PLUS ADVENTURE (22km – 4/5 hrs)
  6. Day 6: CRETE: LAND ROVER TOUR AND THE BIRTHPLACE OF ZEUS (120km – 7/8 hrs)
  7. Day 7: CRETE: DAY FREE AT LEISURE
  8. Day 8: DEPART CRETE (16–22km / 20-30 minutes)
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel

Customer Reviews

  • Exploring Crete reviewer 1
    · October 10th, 2019
    it was enjoyed the room great guided tours with Maria, Poppy, Veda and Cristina we would definitely go with TUI again
    Destination Services Greece commented on this review
    Dear Allan, Thank you very much for this amazing review! It is wonderful to hear that we and our guides were able to provide you with the excellent experience we strive to provide all our customers. We look forward to working with you again in the future!
    Trip date: October 2019
  • Exploring Crete reviewer 2
    · May 16th, 2019
    Well organized tour and much sightseeing and activities! Thanks !
    Destination Services Greece commented on this review
    Thank you very much for your review. Hope to welcoming you soon again here in Greece. Destination Services Team Greece
    Trip date: May 2019

Dates & Availability

8 days
Exploring Crete
From Heraklion to Heraklion
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Good to Know

  • Currency
    Euro
    Greece
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, D, M. As a traveller from South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F.

    Type C
    Greece
    Type E
    Greece
    Type F
    Greece
    Type D
    Greece
    Type M
    Greece
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Greece. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Greece. Ideally 2 months before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before July 23rd, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after July 23rd, 2021, a minimum payment of 30% is required to confirm your booking with Destination Services Greece. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 35 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Destination Services Greece will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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