Duration 1 ½ hour

Find Minotaur! Knossos Palace Treasure Hunt & Self-Guided Tour

Daily throughout the season


Duration: 1 ½ hours / Starting Point: Knossos Palace Ticket Office

Places of interest: 11


Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for a great time travel to Minoan Crete! The beauty of the Minoan civilization is reflected in the best way in Knossos Palace, which even today creates feelings of awe and nostalgia. Meet the Minoans through their wonderful art and mentally discover the labyrinth of the mythical king Minos, while exploring the restructured corridors, frescoes and spectacular royal rooms of the Minoan Palace. Knossos is there to remind us of the greatness of human civilizations while using all of our senses.

And don’t forget, this is not just an ordinary self-guided tour. This is a gamified exploration experience, where riddles and quizzes for each new place you visit, engage you more with your surroundings and make you discover even more exciting new things in each stop. The best explorer gets the biggest collection of gems and wins special rewards in our network of local souvenir shops and museums.  Check out our handpicked collection of shops, they are really something!



At each Treasure Hunt Point:

1. You discover a Fun Fact/ Story of the Place you visit (audio & text)

2. You solve a local Quiz

3. Collect your Gems




  • Knossos Ticket Office (Starting Point)
  • “Rhytoforos” mural
  • Throne Hall
  • Prince with Lillies mural
  • Horns of Consecration (Finishing Point)




  • Colourful, perfectly preserved ancient murals
  • The peackocks of Knossos
  • Your favourite exhibit




  • Meet the avatar of King Theseus and take your funny-selfies together
  • Discover together fun facts and inside stories of the UNESCO-listed Minoan monuments
  • Enjoy the super Instagrammable frescos of Knossos Palace and the architectural miracles of Minoan Crete
  • Solve spatial quizzes and riddles by engaging with your environment to earn your gems
  • Trigger your fantasy and curiosity through this super interactive experience
  • Redeem your gems to win gifts and discounts at our hand-picked local souvenir shops





  • Take a cap, sunglasses, comfortable walking shoes, and water with you
  • Have your mobile phone charged



Narratologies app for discovering places, playing, learning and collecting gems

Gifts and vouchers from local souvenir shops and museums for all

The morning tour includes visitable Museums



Not Included:

❌  Entrance tickets to Knossos Archaeological site



Cancellation policy:

For cancellation up to 2 days prior to arrival no cancellation fees

For cancellations 1 day prior to arrival 100% cancellation fees

Non-show 100% cancellation fees




1. Bookings to be made at least 2 days before the booked day!



Upon booking you will receive from us in a separate mail a voucher with specific details of your activity (please check your spam folder as well)



For clarifications please send us a mail at online@travelid.gr or contact us at +30 2810 335 227

We are at your disposal from Monday to Friday 09:00 am till 20:00 pm and Saturday 09:00 till 15:00 pm


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