Whatever you may have read or heard about the palace of Knossos, it certainly cannot be compared to what you will see during your visit. Indeed it is no coincidence that this monumental symbol attracts thousands of tourists from around the world.

It is a city built on the hill of Kefalas, which due to its strategic position - had access by land and sea- was the seat of the king of kings of ancient civilization, Minos.|

With continuous life from the Neolithic period to the 5th AD century, the palace of Knossos boasts enormous cultural wealth to its guests, which is why it is one of the most important destinations of Heraklion. The myths of the Minotaur with the famous Labyrinth and Daedalus with Icarus are just some of the stories that will come alive before your eyes as you go around the site...