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Discover the breathtaking beauty of the Lasithi Plateau on a day trip from Heraklion. Admire the remaining windmills and the drainage system that dates back to the Venetian Empire. Pass through traditional villages such as Psychro.
Visit the Dikteon Cave, where Zeus is said to have been born. Continue to the village of Tzermiado and enjoy lunch in an authentic tavern before going to the Keras Kardiotissas Monastery, known for its remarkable murals.
Next, visit the Minoan Palace of Knossos and learn the legend of the settlement at sites such as the Throne Room and Royal Chambers.
Traditional small village Krasi for photos of the oldest tree on Crete and toilet about 20′.
Zeus cave for about 1hour. The mythical birth place of the king of gods Zeus.
Old historical monastery Kera for 20′.
In a traditional taverna for lunch. There will be big variety of local dishes made from local products of Lassithi plateau, home made wine and meat from the surrounding mountains.
Knossos palace.There will be guided tour for about 1hour and free time for photos.