Heraklion Market & Aquarium

This excursion takes you to the biggest open market in Crete!


DurationApprox. 9 Hours


ActivitiesUrban visit

Get the feeling of market life in Crete !


Our day begins with a visit to the city's biggest open air market which is organized twice a week, a few minutes away the city center of Heraklion. Have one hour and a half shopping around the locals at very low prices. If you want to get small presents and souvenirs for home, this is the best choice for you. You can also find clothes, fruits, vegetables, and Cretan Bio products.

Next up is the city center of Heraklion. We will have our stop in the city's main square the Liberty square and have the opportunity to scroll around the city center. We can visit commercial streets, with shops like Marks and Spencer, Zara, Benetton etc, the archaeological museum and the fortress of Koules. Our last destination is the Cretaquarium where we can admire various Mediterranean marine species. After the tour we can have a coffee break in the aquarium's bar restaurant before we head back to your hotels.

Useful information about the tour

  • Schedule (May to October)
  • Places Covered :
  • Heraklion open market, Heraklion city center, Cretaquarium
  • Notes:
  • Price per child: 20.00€

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