QUAD SAFARI ON CRETE TOUR 6 HOURS
10/03/2021

VILLAGE AGIOS MIRONAS - ANCIENT PRINIAS - RYZINIA

CRETAN VILLAGE - PANORAMIC TOUR - SIGHTS OF CRETE
Category: Half-Day Private Tour / Mini Group Tour

*Minimum amount of travelers is 2. If you are a solo traveler, please, contact us, and if there is an availability, you can join a mini group.


Included in the price:
  • Transfer service
  • Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel or any other place within North Heraklion region: Amudara, Analipsi, Anissaras, Gouves, Gournes, Carteros, Kokkini Hani, Hersonissos, Malia, Stalida.
  • Experienced guide, speaking your language
  • Luggage storage services for the duration of the tour. You can leave your luggage at our office or in the minibus of your transfer. Please provide your baggage size when booking your tour.
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees to museums/sights, individual expenses.
  • Lunch. We choose the best taverns!
  • For pick-up NOT from Heraklion region, extra charges may apply.
  • On request: you can choose the direction and time of the tour according to your preferences.
  • Tour duration 4 hours, depending on your location.
  • English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian.
  • Comfortable ride with an air-conditioned car (1-2 persons) or minibus (3-8 persons).
  • Choose a car based on your individual wishes (Additional charges).
  • Cancellation 48 hours prior to the tour date and earlier - 100% refund.
  • Cancellation 24-48 hours prior to the tour date - 75% refund.
  • No refunds in case of cancellation less than 24 hours prior to the tour date.
  • HOW TO SPEND 4 HOURS IN CRETE?


    Half-day tour in the traditional Cretan village of Agios Myronas, where the inhabitants are mainly engaged with agriculture and animal husbandry. Dive into the authentic life of Cretan people!

    DURING THE TOUR YOU WILL

  •  Learn about Saint Myron, who has always been one of the most revered and beloved Cretan saints.
  • Visit Raukos, the birthplace of the saint, which was later renamed Agios Mironas in his honor.
  • Visit the Ancient Prinias. This used to be important strategic and economic spot, as well as Raukos, as these two large cities were linking Knossos and Gortyna, between the northern and southern coasts of the island.
  • The ancient settlement was located on a plateau at an altitude of 650 meters, in the very center of Crete, on the eastern slopes of the Idi mountain range.
  • Enjoy this location with unobstructed visibility in all directions.
  • Visit the church built on the Patela Hill in honor of St. Panteleimon the Healer.
  • Pick-up from your hotel or any other place within North Heraklion region (for other regions of the island extra charges may apply).
  • Walking tour in the maze of old streets of the village of Agia Mirona.
  • Temple of the XI century, where the Relics and the Miraculous Icon of Saint Myron are kept, one of the first bishops of Crete in the IV century.
  • Greek bakery with traditional sweets and Greek coffee tasting.
  • Panoramic tour to the top of the Ritual Mount Prigna and visit to the Church of St. Pantelimon.
  • Return to hotel or seaport, the airport of Heraklion city.

  • ADDITIONAL SERVICES ON WISH:
  • Full lunch at one of the best tavernas in the region.
  • Master class on Cretan cuisine (by prior reservation).
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