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Where to go

Agios Nikolaos

A cosmopolitan destination that hosts thousands of visitors every year.

The jewel of the city is the lake located in the center and enchants with its unique beauty. Surrounded by small traditional shops and restaurants it is the perfect choice for afternoon walks or to enjoy your meal or dinner!

Elounda

North of Agios Nikolaos, is village Elounda. One of the most famous tourist destinations worldwide, attracting thousands of visitors every year.

Τake a walk in the picturesque port of the village and enjoy the views.

As a highlight the island of Spinalonga, one of Greece’s most known historical places is located opposite of the village. Every day from Elounda port many small boats offering trips to the Spinalonga!

Spinalonga

The second most visited archaeological site of Crete after Knossos, with people from all over the world arriving in Crete only to explore its grounds.

Known as the Leper Island, as that is where lepers from Crete and the rest of Greece were quarantined until 1957.

Visit Spinalonga, wander the alleys and feel the past of that historic island!

Vai

The most impressive exotic beach of Eastern Crete and the largest natural colony of palm trees in Europe.

A real oasis, a beach with turquoise waters and fine sand and pebbles. Its depth is quite shallow and is the ideal choice for families and children.

A destination worth visiting!

Ierapetra

The city of Ierapetra is very well organized tourist with many possibilities for food and entertainment.

It is worth visiting the city if you want to enjoy the beauty of the Libyan Sea and explore the south side of Crete, with its beautiful picturesque villages, gorges and sandy beaches!