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Heraklion Archaeological Museum: Tickets & ToursCastello del Molo (Koules): Tickets & ToursThe Natural History Museum of Crete: Tickets & ToursLyrarakis Winery: Tickets & ToursCathedral of St. Minas: Tickets & ToursKnossos Archaeological Site: Tickets & ToursHistorical Museum of Crete: Tickets & ToursAgios Titos Church: Tickets & ToursMorosini Fountain (Lion's Fountain): Tickets & ToursOld Venetian Harbor of Heraklion: Tickets & ToursDouloufakis Winery: Tickets & ToursDomaine Paterianakis: Tickets & ToursVenetian Walls and Tomb of Nikos Kazantzakis: Tickets & ToursKera Kardiotissa Monastery: Tickets & Tours25th of August Street: Tickets & Tours
Heraklion Tourism: Best of Heraklion
A boisterous port city on the surface, this urban capital of Crete hides millennia of history beneath its modern trappings. In Heraklion, scooters zip past Minoan and medieval relics such as the seaside Koules Fortress, while Turkish fountains bubble up in the shadow of apartment blocks.
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