Knossos Palace Ticket & In-App Audio Tour: the Labyrinth of the Minotaur

About this activity

Audio tour and entrance ticket
Audio tour in English
Route length: 1 km
Duration 2h
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
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Tour preview

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  • Explore the Ancient Greek wonder with your own in-app audio tour (incl. ticket)
  • Hear the legend of the Minotaur and his labyrinth and walk where this legend was created
  • Stroll through the 9,000-year-old ruins of the center of the Bronze Age civilization
  • Marvel at the throne of King Minos, and learn about this first king of Crete
  • Look at the stone carvings and frescoes and imagine life thousands of years ago
Take a captivating journey through Knossos, Crete's most extensive Bronze Age archaeological site, with this in-app audio tour that includes a ticket. Whether referred to as the Labyrinth or Knossos Palace, this location served as the Minoan civilization and culture's ceremonial and political hub. Delve into the intricate network of workspaces, residences, and storage areas surrounding the central square, and be captivated by the detailed depictions of Cretan life during the late Bronze Age adorning the palace walls. Situated a mere 5 kilometers southeast of Heraklion, in the idyllic valley of the Kairatos River, Knossos is ensconced by hills once blanketed in oak and cypress trees. Despite the natural transformations over 9,000 years, this tour will transport you back in time, allowing you to envision the Minoan landscape. Immerse yourself in the enchantment of Knossos through a self-guided audio tour and unravel the mysteries of this ancient civilization. Note! Knossos opening hours: 08:00 - 17:00 (Last entrance to the site at 16:30).

What's included

  • Entrance ticket to the Knossos Palace & Archaeological Site (hours: 8:00 - 16:30)
  • Downloadable multimedia audio tour on the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Offline functionality, audio narration, photos, and written text explanations
  • Earphones — please bring your own
    • Knossos opening hours: 08:00 - 17:00 (Last entrance to the site at 16:30).
    • Reduced tickets available onsite for 65+ EU citizens, and young Citizen (6-25) from non-European countries (upon current ID to prove age).
    • Kids (0-4), EU citizens under 25 & EU students get in free, no ticket needed
    • Free entrance for all: every 1st Sunday from 1 Nov-31 Mar
    • Access:
    • The Archaeological Site is only 5 kilometers from Heraklion you can take a car or the bus that leaves from Heraklion bus station. There's free parking near the site's entrance.
    • Skip the line and show your smartphone Knossos Palace tickets at the entrance
    • Entrance is available between 15 minutes before until 60 minutes after the selected timeslot

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Knossos Palace
Греция, Кносс

Attractions on the route

Knossos opening hours: 08:00 - 17:00 (Last entrance to the site at 16:30).
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3 ratings & review

Dan
March 2023
5
Don’t think, just buy this audio guide. The best I’ve heard so far.
Sia
March 2023
5
Fantastic audio guide, the best I’ve heard so far!
Jamie
March 2023
5
Marvelous. Don't spare your time on guides, this audio guide is superb!

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