Discover Heraklion with your private chauffeur

Visit the marvelous and authentic Crete Island starting from the capital city, Heraklion. Let your chauffeur to take to visit the magical ancient Minoan sites.

Visit the marvelous and authentic Crete Island starting from the capital city, Heraklion. Heraklion is surrounded by ancient Minoan sites, traditional villages and fantastic beaches to explore. Historical tours in Heraklion must include visits to Minoan sites, like the Knossos Palace, the archeological site Phaestos, Matala village and more.

What to do in Heraklion  

Koules Fortress 


This is an impressive fortress that surrounds the harbor of Heraklion which used to guard the entry of the port. The massive fortress was built by the Venetians in the early 13th century, when they conquered the town. Today, the fortress occasionally hosts art exhibitions, plays or concerts. You can visit it every day except for Monday, from 8:30 am to 3 pm in the winter and 7 pm in the summer.


Karteros beach


Crete is not all about history and museums, it’s also about enjoying chill moments by the beach. The vast majority of the island’s best beaches are located far away from the center of Heraklion, but a good option and not far away is Karteros Beach. It’s a vast sandy beach, about 8 kilometers east of the city of Heraklion, equipped with sun beds and beach bars that mainly attracts young visitors.


Private tour to Rethymno region from Heraklion


During this tour you will visit beautiful Cretan village Spili, then enjoy a route along Kourtalioti gorge, where we recommend to stop for an easy walk and visit St.Nicholas Church. Then, you will reach the South coast and admire beautiful view of Preveli beach. You can visit the Preveli monastery and go down by stairs up to the beach to swim and walk in the virgin Palm Forest. Finally, you will explore the picturesque Rethymno town and have a lunch in the old town.


Nuestra sugerencia de itinerario

Reserva el chófer privado para que te lleve a tu cliente al Amirandes Grecotel Exclusive Resort desde el Aeropuerto Internacional de Heraclión HER (Nikos Kazantzakis). Te ofrecemos un tour hasta la región de Rethymno con un servicio por horas a disposición de su cliente.