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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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

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

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...

Kaltsounia Kritika

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

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...

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...

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.

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...

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!

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...

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

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...

Haris Cotton

Haris Cotton creates clothes for all women and men, regardless of their body type or aesthetics, thus constituting a type of flexible garment, moving among...

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...