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Venetian Walls and Tomb of Nikos Kazantzakis

Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
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Reviewed May 27, 2015

We did not take the hop on/off bus but we walk a lot so we visited two major areas of the walls. They are still quite in tact and add a romantic feature to the city, even some historical drama. They are too spread out...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2015

...a nice walk trough a Greek neigbourhood. Great view of the city and the surrounding houses. Peace and quiet. A nice place to read a book or enjoy a beer.

1  Thank PeterKristo
Reviewed May 8, 2015

A pleasant area but a bit un kept, however, it gives good views of the city and the cathedral. The tomb is located at the roadside not actually on the walls.

1  Thank mjs19
Reviewed April 25, 2015

You have a ggod view over the city and you are in the full Nature. Peaple you find are friendly and like talk with you.

1  Thank Doris M
Reviewed April 18, 2015

We were all churched out by Easter Sunday and decided to wlk the walls to give us an appetite for lunch. We got on at the sea end and walked towards the town. The walls are very wide and therefore not a terrific view of...More

1  Thank GINNIELincolnshire
Reviewed April 15, 2015

Nice way to get out of busy Heraklion and take a breath of fresh air but sadly the place is deserted and almost unkempt which is quite disconcerting considering the magnitude and importance of this Cretan writer whose works have been translated in tens of...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2015

It's free for one. it gives you a good view of the entire old town and also think about just how much work went into building it and keeping out the invaders for so long, nice way to spend a couple of hours. Wouldn't do...More

6  Thank fourseasons63
Reviewed November 20, 2014

A GREAT WAY TO SEE THE CITY, so walk as far as you can around the walls Make sure you get TO THE GRAVE OF THE BEST EVER Cretan with his wonderful epitaph.

4  Thank AlanandRobyn
Reviewed October 29, 2014

We walked on the venetian walls and by the water a few times during our stay. Great views and so peaceful!

2  Thank Hiba A
Reviewed October 28, 2014

Walk around the bay until you reach the Natural History Museum. On the way there are some new excavations which appear to be those of a church with graves(?) but , unfortunately, no information.They are next to the sea wall and exhibit some interesting arches,...More

4  Thank silvasands
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