Rest of Heraklion, Heraklion

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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...



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...



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...

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...



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...

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...

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 &...


Kazantzakis Museum

In the main square of Myrtia village, 15km south of Heraklion city, Kazantzakis Museum opened in 1983, and it is dedicated to the great Cretan author,...



In the Mesaras valley, in the south-central part of the Heraklion prefecture, about 60km from the city centre, you will come across Faistos archaeological site.


Monastery of Panagia Kaliviani

About 60km from the centre of Heraklion city, the Monastery of Panagia Kaliviani is located in the south part of the prefecture, near the Moires and Kalivia...


Georgia Hotel

Renovated in 2009, 2* Georgia Hotel welcomes you to beautiful Ammoudara by the sea, 6km from the international airport and 4km from the centre of Heraklion....


Elia & Dyosmos

A bit out of Heraklion city, at Skalani, Elia kai Dyosmos taverna is a great representative of Cretan cuisine. The tasty combinations are enhanced by Cretan...



Tsoutsouras beach, also known as Tsoutsouros, is located in the southeastern part of the prefecture, 54km (1hr 10 mins drive) from the centre of Heraklion city.


Agapi Beach All Inclusive Hotel

4* Agapi Beach is a Sbokos Hotel Group all inclusive complex by the sea that stretches along a superb beach at Ammoudara famous tourist resort, 6km west of...

Agios Thomas


At Ktima Strataki, in Agios Thomas, 33km from Heraklion city centre, Agroikies restaurant is part of a traditional guesthouses complex of the same name. It...


Houdetsi Festival (August)

In Houdetsi village, in the prefecture of Heraklion, a festival that attracts all music lovers (among others) has been one of the favourite festivals on the...


Matala Beach Festival (June)

On 19th, 20th and 21st June 2015 the popular Matala Beach Festival will take place at the equally popular beach once more (the first time was in 2011). In...



Kalamaki beach is located in the southwest part of the prefecture, about 70km from the centre of Heraklion, and it is part of the 2,5km coast at Mesaras bay.



Koudoumas is a secluded beach in the south part of Heraklion, about 80km from the Cretan capital. It is named after the Monastery of Koudoumas found in the...

Kato Vathia

Knossos Beach Bungalows & Suites

Knossos Beach Bungalows & Suites, in Cycladic style, is a family business located right on the beach at Kokkini Hani, 10km from the airport and 12km from...


Creta Beach Hotel

4* Creta Beach Hotel & Bungalows is located in an exotic garden with palm trees, right on a secluded beach, 5km from the heart of Heraklion. In this...



One of the most secluded and hard to access beaches in the prefecture, Martsalo beach is located in the south part of it, 75km from the Heraklion city...



A unique experience is waiting for you in one of the largest aquariums not only in Greece but also in Europe. Cretaquarium- seaworld, part of the Hellenic...



In the south part of the prefecture, about 62km from Heraklion city centre, Voidomatis or Vouidomatos is a quiet beach tucked away in the steep slopes of...



Trypiti is a pebbled beach with crystal clear waters, located in the south part of the prefecture, close to Lentas coast, 65km from Heraklion city centre.



Keratokampos beach which stretches for several kilometres along the coast in the southeastern part of the prefecture, is located right where the village...


Villa Kerasia

Traditional guesthouse Villa Kerasia is ideal for all those who want a unique experience in Crete, away from crowded tourist resorts and the busy city of...