With a density of 75 square kilometers and an area of over
8,000 square miles, Crete is the fifth largest island in the
Mediterranean and the largest of Greece; It is the
southernmost point of Greece and extends for about 260
Crete is divided into three zones: West Crete, Central and Eastern Crete.
For its size and for its historical past, Crete offers a wide variety of places of interest.
Among the most famous is the Palace of Knossos, just 5 Km from the capital Heraklion. It was built on the ruins of a previous palace destroyed by an earthquake in 1600 BC, but it was short-lived since, nearly half a century later, the Santorini explosion ended the Minoan civilization. The archaeologist Arthur Evans decided to tackle the disaster, copying, reproducing not only buildings, but also the internal frescoes and decorations.
The capital of Crete Heraklion is a city rich in history and archaeological treasures.
The best time to visit Crete are spring and autumn because here the heat lasts longer than in the other areas of Greece, on the southern coast of the island you can dive in the sea from mid-April to November!
There are numerous beaches, a popular destination for many tourists: the beach of Falassarna, situated in the plain of the same name, is one of the best in Crete because of the turquoise waters and the soft golden sand, Pahia Ammos one of the most beautiful sandy beaches in the Greek islands .For the fans of surfing Paleochora is ideal with a long coastline often windy and surrounded by many hotels, taverns and bars.
The beach of Gramvoussa remained unknown for a long period of time because it was accessed only by private boats or long walks.
This beautifully restored manor house located in the
old town of Chania, offers traditional accommodation
with free internet and satellite TV, just steps from the
city's attractions and shops.
Since there are a limited number of rooms, Silde offers a warm and personalized service, embellishing your holiday. All rooms have free Wi-Fi access to the internet. The beautiful balconies offer great views of the area.
The Silde Studios located right in the heart of the Venetian Quarter, allowing you to fully enjoy the charm of Chania. The Venetian fortress, museums and restaurants are within walking distance from your door. Nearby public parking and public bus station read more
Albatross Apartments, located just 200 metres away
from the sandy beach of amoudara in Heraklion offers
self-catering accommodation with free Wi-Fi and a
balcony. In the fragrant garden there is a swimming pool
with Sun terrace and a snack bar.
The studios and apartments overlooking the Cretan sea, pool or mountain views, equipped with living room and kitchenette with dining table. Each air-conditioned unit is equipped with a refrigerator, stove and TV. In the bathrooms you will find bathrobes and hairdryer.
C continental breakfast is served daily in the dining room, while guests can also enjoy coffee and drinks at the snack bar.read more
Konaki Studios is located just 100 metres away from
Panormos beach. It offers free Wi-Fi and spacious
accommodation with a kitchenette. Features a rooftop
garden and terrace overlooking the Bay of Almyros.
All studios and apartments have balconies Konaki. Also
included a separate dining room, TV and telephone. In
the private bathroom provided toiletries.
The outdoor swimming pool is surrounded by lush garden Konaki with bougainvillea. You can sunbathe on the sun loungers or enjoy a drink from the bar.
Konaki Studios offers car rental service. In distance of 100 m. from the hotel you will find a bus stop, from where you can go to Heraklion and Rethymnon.
Available free private parking.