Krasi Village

Krasi Village located at an altitude of 600 meters in the municipality Hersonissosa on the northwestern slopes of Mount Selena has an altitude of 1,559 meters, just 46.3 km from …

Panagia Kera Monastery

The Monastery of Kera

The Monastery of Kera Kardiotissa is located 50km southeast of Heraklion, in a wooded area of North Dikti Range, next to the road leading to the Plateau of Lassithi. This …

Traditional tour - Dikteon Zeus cave

Dikteon Cave

The Dikteon Cave (or Dikteon Andron) is one of the most important and famous of the 3,000 caves in Crete and the 8,500 in Greece. It is in the impressive …

Spinalonga

Spinalonga is a small island near Elounda in East Crete. Spinalonga is also known as the Leper Island, as that is where lepers from Crete and the rest of Greece …

Agios Nikolaos

Agios Nikolaos

Agios Nikolaos is 65 kilometres east of Heraklion Airport. Agios Nikolaos, or just Agios as the locals call it, dominates the beautiful Merabello Bay, on the northeast coast of Lassithi …

Elounda

Elounda is located in east Crete, 70 km from Heraklion Airport. Elounda was once a picturesque fishing village in the lovely Mirabello Bay. The inhabitants lived from farming, fishing, salt …

Hersonissos

Hersonissos  is roughly 27 kilometres from Heraklion Airport, about 20-minute drive along the new National Road. Hersonissos is one of the biggest tourist resorts of Crete. In the main street there …

Malia

Malia

Malia is located 37 kilometers from Heraklion International Airport.The main road seems to divide the town in two, the old Malia at the foothill of Mount Selena and the newer …