Crete (Heraklion) Cruise Reviews

Crete (Heraklion) Cruise Port
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Crete (Heraklion) Overview
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 ...
Keyser Soze
11/16
Historic city center now glorified brand name outlet mall. Knossos Palace ruins await, big AM queues, empty ... Read more
BarbarianPaul
11/16
Interesting but the poorly conceived reconstructions of the palace site done 100 years ago have ruined it Read more
metta
11/16
We walked around on our own. Read more
kimmk
11/16
Hop on hop off again, was ok Read more
carolinemcglone
11/16
Tour was fine, plenty of History. Read more
Jivedancer56
11/16
Went to Knossos but found it a bit over rated and disappointing. Also about the only tourist thing to see ... Read more
Leckco
11/16
Taxi to Hersonissos. Have been before and was so looking forward to actually seeing a beach. Read more
Scottishscouse
11/16
I was looking forward to visiting Crete, but obviously Heraklion is a busy port town so don't see the best of ... Read more
usermom
10/16
Did a walking tour of Herkalion which we thoroughly enjoyed. Great shopping and food in this port. Read more
amiano
10/16
I didnt think this stop was worth it. We were bored and back on boat in about 30 minutes. Read more
LittleMoo99
10/16
Took shuttle into Heraklion.... um waste of time.. nothing to see and just a busy greek town. Read more
susu1001
10/16
Museum very good. Read more
The Mumbles
10/16
Would just use local bus next time and pay for independent guide at Knossos. Read more
P&M_LTC
10/16
Saw Knossos Palace on our own (another bucket list item) followed by walking through the city of Heraklion. Read more
Feline9
10/16
Did our own thing Read more
ejudithellis@aol.com
10/16
Excursion cancelled due to weather. Read more
WizGnome
09/16
Actually we went to Souda (Chania) - Chania town was a short bus ride away (a couple of Euro from port in ... Read more
ladavis88@hotmail.com
09/16
There was a city bus stop at the pier that was simple to use, with a manned ticket booth to purchase round ... Read more
gayechristiansen
09/16
We again got a taxi driver for the day. This time he was more expensive but it was still worth it because ... Read more
TomBrem
09/16
Wonderful port. The town is outside the port. An easy walk. Nice port with lots of shops. Some were even ... Read more
erikjoha
08/16
Crete is an interesting place to experience. We just took a cab into town, enjoyed a drink, and walked back, ... Read more
nancez
08/16
went shopping and relaxed at the beach Read more
LULUBAGS
08/16
We went to the beach by taxi - about 25 minute drive and well worth it. The water is crystal clear and the ... Read more
SF Cfan
08/16
Took a little open bus tour and then hung out in Heraklion. Read more
jdbcruise
08/16
We found Crete difficult as we didn't want to shop. We wandered around for a while and a local told us the ... Read more
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