The Archaeological Site of Gortyna is a captivating site that offers a journey back in time. As one of the most important cities during the island’s history, Gortyna holds great significance in understanding the ancient Minoan civilization and its subsequent influences. 

The town showcases architectural marvels, including the remnants of a Roman theater and an elaborate system of underground galleries. 

Visitors can explore the well-preserved ruins of temples, courts, and the imposing Gortyn Law Code, one of the oldest and most complete legal texts in history.