Heraklion

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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.

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...

Gouves

Amirandes Grecotel Exclusive Resort

5* palace of the Grecotel chain in Crete is called Amirandes Exclusive Resort, and it is located at the north shore, 18km from the centre of Heraklion. Its...

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...

Rest of Town

Plastelina

In the heart of Heraklion city, where the nightlife is at its best, Plastelina is a cocktail bar that stands out. It is famous for the cocktails

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...

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...

Lions Square

Hondos Center

The Hondos Center chain store is located at the centre of Heraklion, at 25th Martiou Pedestrian Street, to travel you to the magical world of beauty. In...

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...

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

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...

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...

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!

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.

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

Ladokolla

In an elegant environment that will make a great impression on you, Ladokolla is a popular choice for inspired Mediterranean cuisine dishes with fresh fish...

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...

Wine Tasting Tour of Boutari Winery

Boutari Winery, one of the most modern wineries in Crete, invites you to take part in its tours and get to know the world and the secrets of wine along with...

Lions Square

Lions Square

A point of reference among locals and visitors alike, Eleftheriou Venizelou Square -the locals call it Lions Square or just Lions- is the most lively spot in...

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...

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...

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...

Kaltsounia Kritika

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

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...

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...

Rest of Town

Agios Minas

Dedicated to the patron saint of the city, Agios Minas church is located in the centre of Heraklion, and a service is held on 11th November, a public holiday...

Agiofaraggo

Agiofarago

Agiofarago is one of the most beautiful beaches in the southern part of the prefecture, located at the exit of the gorge sharing the same name, and it is...