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51 reviews
Heraklion, Greece
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A travel agency organized by professional licensed guides , offering private tours on Crete, tailor made experiences , chauffeur service with licensed guides.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was well worth the money and so much fun. Our guide, Panos, was superb. He was full of facts and stories about the site, and he also had plenty of additional research to share, which he did afterward via email. The tour was in...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank chickencatclan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked my trip with Panos given his reputation. My son is a classics major so I was looking for both strong academic credentials and someone who could keep it simple and entertaining for my mother and me. Dimitra was outstanding on both counts. Her...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Nick T
Reviewed April 9, 2019 via mobile

Our tour to Knossos with Panos was extraordinary. He has studied archaeology and knows so very much about the Minoans, their predecessors and their successors. We were captivated by his stories and discussions of the varying theories about these cultures. He took his time answering...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Aldona J
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We were unsure of when we would arrive in town, so we didn't book a tour. We contacted our guide late in the day and amazingly, we were able to get a last minute tour arranged! We were so glad it worked out because it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We did the food and walking tour of Heraklion. It was a private tour that lasted about 3 hours. Ioanna was our tour guide. She was lovely. She was very knowledgeable and tried to get us to experience what the locals eat and where they...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kristina C
Reviewed September 8, 2018

This past August we were lucky enough to enjoy a private tour of Knossos and the Archeological Museum of Heraklione with the amazing Dimitra Pilarinou. Dimitra was absolutely fantastic and extremely knowledgeable. She brought history to life for all of us but especially for my...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sofia A
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Exactly the tour we were hoping for; flexible and packed full of fascinating facts. Highly recommended.

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Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Foggitts
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Informative and very interesting tour of Knossos by Panos on one day and then a tour of Heraklion on another day. Panos was very friendly and kept all the group entertained and interested. I would highly recommend his tours.

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Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We did a private tour with our amazing guide Ioanna.She was fantastic and very Knowledgeable. She also took the time to tell us mythological stories while we were in Knossos since my daughter had a great interest on them. The trip to the Museum was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CarlaOjeda
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We did a private tour with Panos and we enjoyed our short time with him. He is very knowledgeable with the history of the area and was very accommodating with our needs. He was very helpful and friendly. Would definitely recommend to others!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Lynne R
February 24, 2019|
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Greetings from Heraklion . Thank you for contacting us. You can book directly through our website , which has the same name as listed on TripAdvisor . You can also click on the website through TripAdvisor , it redirects... More
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