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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Heraklion

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Historical Places in Heraklion

The Palace of Knossos ©
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Ruin
Built over a Neolithic town, The Palace of Knossos represented the ceremonial and political center of Minoan civilization on Crete. English a
Castello del Molo (Koules)
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Castle
The mighty Venetian fortress of Castello del Molo (Koules) towers over Heraklion Harbor. Today one of the island's popular sightseeing spots,
Church of Saint Titus ©
Church of Saint Titus , Heraklion
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Church
Overlooking the eponymous square, Church of Saint Titus is dedicated to the island's first bishop, whose skull was once kept in the temple. O
Palace of Faistos ©
4.1
Ruin
Get a glimpse of the life of Minoan people through a visit to the ruins of a Minoan palace. At Palace of Faistos, learn about the relationshi
Cathedral of St. Minas
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Religious Site
The Agios Minas Cathedral is a Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Heraklion, Greece, serving as the seat of the Archbishop of Crete. It was built ov
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