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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

Blue Star Ferries

Travel to Heraklion with Blue Star Ferries. For information, booking and offers, please call: 18130 or Heraklion tel.: +30 2810 347180. Book now!

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...

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 &...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Lions Square

Iridanos

Cafe-bar Iridanos is a popular choice among the locals, and it is an all time classic in Heraklion city centre for a cup of coffee or a drink.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...