Heraklion

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Kaltsounia Kritika

Kaltsounia (turnovers), also known as Lihnarakia, are a treat for the Cretans and are made with various fillings.

Knossos

Knossos

On Kefalas hill, in the valley of the river Kairatos, 5km southeast of Heraklion city, you will come across Knossos, the most important centre of Minoan...

Agios Titos Square

Dish

At the busy Agiou Titou square, Dish is a party-restaurant bar "dressed" in white. One of the favourite spots among locals, it stands out for the stylish...

Ligaria

Ligaria

Ligaria, a quite popular beach in the area -at least among locals-, with crystal clear waters and coarse sand, is located about 20km northwest of the...

Tris Ekklisies

Mavri Paralia

Mavri Paralia beach is accessible only by sea, more specifically from the Treis Ekklisies village, and it is located in the south part of the prefecture. It...

Port

GDM Megaron Luxury Hotel

The dashing neoclassical building which houses 5* GDM Megaron Luxury Hotel dates back to 1925 and it has been characterised as a historic listed monument. As...

Cretan Pilaf (Gamopilafo)

Gamopilafo is a traditional food is served mainly at weddings, engagements and christenings and is a good choice for a festive table.

Nea Alikarnassos

7 Thalasses

In Nea Alikarnassos, 7 Thalasses restaurant is a point of reference for fish lovers, and it is one of the most popular choices for quality food in Heraklion....

Rest of Heraklion

Scalani Hills Boutari Winery & Residences

Within an 8 km distance from the city of Heraklion and 4 km from the archaeological site of Knossos, in Scalani, there is Scalani Hills Boutari Winery &...

Rest of Town

Prassein Aloga

One of the restaurants that is a point of reference in the city of Heraklion, Prassein Aloga, is located in a narrow pedestrian street that intersects...

Lions Square

Loggia

A point of reference for Heraklion city, the Loggia, on Lions Square (in 25th August pedestrian street), was a meeting point for the nobles and lords of the...

Boutari Winery

In Skalani area on Fantaxometocho Estate, just 8 km from the centre of Heraklion and 4 km from the archaeological site of Knossos, there is the private...

Port

Koules

At the entrance of the Venetian port in Heraklion, Venetian fortress Koules is one of the most photographed and famous monuments in the city. The Castello a...

Centre

Marks & Spencer

In the heart of the commercial hub of Heraklion, the store of the favourite British Marks & Spencer chain introduces you to the secrets of British...

Rest of Town

Sephora

Sephora, on the central Dikaiosinis Avenue at the heart of the commercial hub of Heraklion, is at your disposal to initiate you into its world.  There, you...

Rest of Town

Aquila Atlantis Hotel

In the heart of Heraklion you will come across one of the biggest and most luxurious hotels of the Cretan capital, 5* Aquila Atlantis Hotel. After the...

Agios Titos Square

Pagopoieion

In one of the most central locations in the city, at Agiou Titou square, cafe-bar restaurant Pagopoieion -found in a historic building- is a point of...

Rest of Town

Galaxy Iraklio Hotel

After 33 years, 5* Galaxy Hotel Iraklio is one of the best accommodation options in Heraklion due to the excellent services it provides and the ample...

Blue Star Ferries

Travel to Heraklion with Blue Star Ferries. For information, booking and offers, please call: +30 210 8919800 or Heraklion tel.: +30 2810 347180. Book now!

Lentas

Lentas

On the south side of the prefecture, 72km (1,5 hr. drive) from the centre of Heraklion city, Lentas is a settlement by the sea that is ideal for quiet and...

Starbucks (3 stores)

Starbucks story began in 1971. Back then Starbucks was a roaster and retailer of whole bean and ground coffee, tea and spices with a single store in...

Rest of Town

Peskesi

One of the restaurants you should definitely visit In Heraklion, Peskesi, close to the 25th August pedestrian street, in the city centre, will reveal the...

Cretan Dakos

Cretan Dakos was known as the ''food of the poor'' and is a refreshing nutritious salad that can be prepared easily and quickly.

Hersonissos

Creta Maris Beach Resort

5* Creta Maris Beach Resort opened in 1975 and made a breakthrough in the hospitality sector by raising standards regarding quality tourist facilities in...

Rest of Town

Loukoulos

In a neoclassical building, in the centre of Heraklion and very close to Korai square, Loukoulos restaurant is a point of reference for locals as well as for...

Agia Pelagia

Out Of The Blue Capsis Elite Resort

5* Out of the Blue Capris Elite Resort at Agia Pelagia resort, comprises five hotels with different design and style. It is situated in an advantageous...

Lions Square

Funky Buddha

In the centre of Heraklion, on 1821 Street, you will find the store of the famous Greek fashion brand Funky Buddha. Here, you will find the complete...