Immerse in one of the most fascinating and critical parts of World War Two history, with the Battle of Crete Tour from Chania. Visit the original sites where one of the most important WWII battles took place and learn everything about Operation Mercury!
On the morning of May 20, 1941, the Nazis began an airborne invasion of the island of Crete, known as Operation Mercury. Join The Battle of Crete Tour from Chania and learn all the interesting facts with regard to the 13-day battle that followed. Visit some of the key battle locations, the related monuments and museums and relive a military operation that helped shape the development of one of the most important wars in history. Your guide will give you all the historical facts - including less known details - and help you paint the picture of the Battle of Crete on this historical tour. Are you ready to travel back in time on this military tour from Chania?