Rest of Heraklion, Heraklion

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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...

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...



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...



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...



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...

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 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 &...



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.


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,...

Agios Mironas

Vergis Epavlis

Vergis Epavlis is a 5* model hospitality unit ideal for romantic holidays in lushly green surroundings. It is located on a mountain side near Agios Myronas...



Matala is one of the most popular destinations, not just in Heraklion, but on the whole island. It is located in the south part of the municipality, about...

Pierra Creta Ski Mountaineering Race (March)

Pierra Creta is the first ski mountaineering race in the Cretan mountains. It will take place on 16th March in Psiloritis, at Lakkos Mygerou in Livadia, and...


Akti Corali Hotel

3* Akti Corali Hotel featuring a renovated interior and exterior, is a value for money option at the famous Ammoudara beach, just 3km from the centre of...



The quiet and secluded Trafoulas beach, also known as Psili Ammos or Trachoulas, is located about 70km from Heraklion city centre and 4km from Lentas. In...



27km northeast of the centre of Heraklion, Fodele beach is 3km from the settlement sharing the same name, where it is believed that the famous painter...


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....



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...



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.


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...


Heaven Beach

Heaven Beach is a cafe-bar and restaurant at Ammoudara beach which is open the whole year for coffee, drink or a meal, and invites you to have a great time...



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...


Zarou Lake

In the north part of the Zarou settlement, in the central part of the prefecture, about 49km from Heraklion city, you will come across Zarou artificial lake...



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.



Analipsi beach is located at the village of the same name, 22km from Heraklion city centre. With fine sand and quite swallow waters, the central beach of the...


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...


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...


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...