Iraklion (Crete)

Greece

Cruises to Iraklion (Crete)

Although it's on the Greek Island of Crete, Iraklion offers a wealth of Venetian architecture from their rule in the 13th century, including magnificent fortified walls. Don't miss the Minoan Palace of Knosos Knossos, immortalized in Greek Mythology by the legend of the Minotaur. Explore more of Iraklion on a European cruise!

What you
NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Port of Iraklion
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    Eastern European Time EET
    UTC/GMT +3 hours
  • Language
    The official language is Greek, but English is widely spoken.
  • Currency & Shopping
    Euro (EUR) Cash is often preferred. Shop for gold & silver jewelry, local embroidery, and handwoven rugs.
  • ship
    SHIPS THAT SAIL HERE

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IRAKLION (CRETE) ITINERARIES

Explore the twisting streets of Monaco at your own speed

11-Day Mediterranean from Barcelona

SHIP Norwegian Spirit
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Barcelona, Spain;
Provence (Marseille), France; Monte Carlo, Monaco; Florence/Pisa (Livorno), Italy; Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy; Naples, Italy; Iraklion (Crete), Greece; Athens (Piraeus), Greece; Zadar, Croatia;
DISEMBARK Venice, Italy

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