Heraklion: E-Bike Historical Sightseeing Tour & Greek Meze

Heraklion: E-Bike Historical Sightseeing Tour & Greek Meze

From $83.85 per person

Discover Heraklion’s eclectic mix of modern and ancient wonders on this 3 hour e-bike tour. Admire the impressive Venetian walls, explore the picturesque streets of Iakkos, learn about the city’s archeological sites, and taste traditional Greek meze.

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Free cancellation
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Valid 3 hours
Starting times 10:00 AM, 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 9:30 PM
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Live tour guide
English
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the ancient city of Heraklion on a pedal-free e-bike
  • Admire the city's impressive Venetial Walls and learn about their history
  • Visit the fascinating Koules Fortress as well as other iconic monuments
  • Glide through the charming and picturesque streets of Iakkos
  • Listen to stories about Heraklion's history, legends, heritage, and culture
Full description
Head to the meeting point and get kitted out with the necessary bike gear while listening to a safety briefing. When you’re ready, hit the road with your local guide and set off on your sightseeing adventure. Glide alongside the city’s imposing Venetian Walls as you make your way to Koules Fortress. Hop off your bike to take some photos of this impressive landmark and learn about its history. From here, ride into the Old Town district to see monuments of the Second World War as well as some of the city’s more modern sights. Pass by the city’s Orthodox church and mosque next, and learn about the influence of religion in Heraklion. You’ll also get a better insight into the city’s history with the Ottoman Empire. Later, cycle thorough the narrow streets of Iakkos and soak up views of this picturesque neighborhood. Once you've worked up a bit of an appetite, enjoy some delicious Greek meze and learn about traditional cuisine. Finally, stop at one of the city’s ancient markets before heading back to the meeting point where the tour ends.
Includes
  • Tour guide
  • Pedal-free e-bike
  • Helmet
  • Bottled water
  • Traditional Greek meze with drinks
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • Customers must keep distance in vehicles

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    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 / 5

    based on 2 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      5.0/5
    • Transportation
      5.0/5
    • Value for money
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    Had an interesting and super fun sightseeing tour. Really recommend for anyone with few hours to spare in Heraklion.

    August 20, 2020

    It was a great Tour with Alex, we had a funny and informative day with him. It's fun to ride with these bikes trough the city and hear some of its history. At the end we had good typical Crete food and a lot of raki.

    September 9, 2020

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