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Free Walking Tour

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Tour #1 - Historical and Culture tour with professional licensed tour Guide Every Tuesday and Thursday Get to know Heraklion the largest city of Crete. Visit, along with YOUR licensed GUIDE, Heraklion's major monuments; travel through time and its rich history. Discover the past and the present of a city that combines old with new. The Free tour will last up to 2 hours (from 16:00 to 18:00 hrs) and appeals to every visitor, regardless of age. The tour is wheelchair accessible. What to expect: Easy walking tour (expect some steps, walk through pedestrian streets), through the city's most important monuments, with your licensed guide, providing information about the city's attractions. Feel free to ask your licensed guide any questions. Entrance fees: For the sites included in the walking tour, you don't have to pay an entrance fee. Tour price: 0€ It's a gratuities based tour, if you decide it was worth your time you can always tip your licensed guide.
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Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a very nice and informative walk around Herakleon with our guide Akrivi who shared with us rich historical background of the town, local and personal hints and aswered to our various questions! Thanks!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Danijel H
Reviewed October 27, 2018

Our family of 6 went on a free walking tour with Akrivi and it was absolutely fantastic. The guide knew tons of information about the local attractions, answered all questions, took us to all the major sites and also made good recommendations on food /...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wendall M
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Akrivi, our guide, was extremely knowledgeable and friendly, and was able to accommodate French guests who joined our English tour easily. My friend and I had been in Heraklion for a couple days, but we still hadn't seen the majority of the things we were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rhianna c
Akrivi C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Thank you so much !!!

Reviewed September 16, 2018

You should either book this free tour to take when you have just arrived or just before you leave to fill in the gap about where you have been. Very good for orienting yourself around town and our guide Akrivi provided great information and context...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DougupinCanada
Akrivi C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Thank you so much !!! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We spent a great time with our guide Akrivi. She explains very well and it was a good way to visit Heraklion. Thanks !

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Anaïs L
Akrivi C, Owner at Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Thank you so much ! Hope to see you soon again!!!

Reviewed July 13, 2018

Great, informative tour with little fun details by a really friendly guide! Would definitely recommend it!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Akrivi C, Owner at Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Thank you so much!

Reviewed June 19, 2018

We really enjoyed this tour of Heraklion! Akrivi walked us through the main parts of town and took us into a few churches. Her knowledge of the region is extensive! Highly recommend.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Akrivi C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

Thank you so much! Hope to see you soon again!!

Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

15 minutes before departure time we found our host exactly where we were told they would be. After meeting Yiannis we were introduced to our guide, Akrivi. A brief overview of the history of Heraklion saw us gently strolling up 25 August where Akrivi explained...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Akrivi C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2018

Thank you so much! we appreciate your review. We are trying to improve our services day by day for a better result and maximum of pleasure for our guests. Hope to see you again, soon!

Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Close to all amenities including 2 sets of buses , blue for local and green a little further away around 15-20 walk to see the rest of the island ,mind you mouse island isn local bus and is a must see take your bathers ,

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank travelqueen020165
Akrivi C, Ιδιοκτήτης at Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Heraklion free walking Tour is to orient you in the city. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

The walking tour is full of both historical information about the city. In addition to history and architecture, the tour guide also recommended us some Places / restaurants that locals visit. We really enjoy the tour and highly recommend anyone to spend 2 hours to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Akrivi C, Owner at Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Thank you so much for your review !! It is always pleasure for us to be able to guide our guests to our hometown Heraklion. Hope to see you soon again

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July 12, 2018|
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Sorry to respond so late I'm in Sydney Australia and there is an 8 hr time difference there is a statue near the taxi stand and roundabout and you wait outside the 1st tourist shop can't recall the name it's at the start of... More
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Linda H
May 23, 2018|
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Hi Linda Thank you for contacting us. Upon your request we can do the tour (in private) for you group on Sunday July 8th, 2018. Please contact us to clarify the number of the participants and the starting time of the tour in... More
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May 22, 2018|
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You can book through their website 1618freetour Dear Guests, Unfortunately all our Guides are occupied on private tours and we having to cancel our Free Walking Tours of Heraklion ( from 23rd of May 2018 until 30th of May... More
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