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Crete (Heraklion) Cruise Reviews

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It's common for first-time visitors to take one look at Iraklion and marvel at how modern the city is. After all, this is the capital of Crete, the home of Europe's earliest civilization, and ...
NiseyD
08/15
Big bus tour but be careful as you will end up right over at beach side as this is definitely not explained ... Read more
MobyandDick
07/15
Took 5 euro taxi to local beach Read more
wristband
07/15
The port was Chania - lovely town, restored Synagogue, the old market was interesting to see and the town ... Read more
fourthalarm
01/14
We took a taxi and went to the Knossos Palace. Very interesting even without a guide. 3 and 4 storey ... Read more
vladamsoh
12/13
We took a taxi tour in Crete. It was nice but I think we were a bit weary by this point. We visited the ... Read more
JemIB66
11/13
We embarked in the port of Heraklion. The town itself is quite nice, but the cruise port was not really ... Read more
Tuney
10/13
This port was not on our planned itinerary. It was a last minute addition because of two ports missed because ... Read more
Pugdom@verizon.net
10/13
One of the longer excursions on this trip, our 7 1/2 hour tour of Crete was fabulous, including the typically ... Read more
teraji
10/13
Crete: Fantastic! If you start/end your cruise here, plan to spend a few days if not longer. There is so much ... Read more
Surfari1
09/13
We caught a bus (very cheap and efficient) to the Palace of Knossos wher we toured the ruins (big queues) and ... Read more
CarolinaCruiser85
08/13
Took city bus into the port city of Chania. Beautiful Venice like city with nice shops and good restaurants. ... Read more
ginka123
06/13
Didn't see much - just the market area and traffic jams. Read more
PonyUp77
06/13
The final port visit was the island of Crete. The ship docks in Souda Bay near the western Crete town of ... Read more
blue_butterfly2012
05/13
Nice small town. arrived by bus from port. No tour just walked around. Read more
amrilusaguy
05/13
there is a bus for 3 euro round trip from the port - great idea and great value Read more
Noodlesoup
04/13
Heraklion - Short walk from the ship to the port gates and then into the town. We walked along the front to ... Read more
bcoss24
03/13
I did a little more research on Crete and this is a pretty happening town. Everyone on cruise critic seemed ... Read more
DoctorG
02/13
Showed up there on a Sunday - everything was closed. The tour we took "A Taste of Crete" was awful. The ship ... Read more
mcannonn
02/13
An excellent trip to a greek island. The main city is Heraklion and the main attraction is the stunning ... Read more
UKBayern
12/12
Another severely shortened port stop. Heraklion simply has little to offer. The HOHO bus (both the red and ... Read more
chestnuthouse
12/12
We arrived in the port of Chania (Souda), took the city shuttle bus from the port, and spent the day just ... Read more
respotrichie
11/12
Chania Souda Crete we did not take any tours and stayed on board the ship, the locals did provide a very ... Read more
Love to travel 54
11/12
We took a tour to the Lassithi Plateau in the mountains. Wonderful views of the mountains and coast and an ... Read more
Saligo
11/12
Our call in Crete was at Heraklion, a fairly large city with a historic core and great museums. It has a ... Read more
eyeu
11/12
The museum had moved an 1 1/2 away...We decided to take a taxi and then a ferry to see what was an old Leper ... Read more

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