Agios Nikolaos

Welcome to Agios Nikolaos! Picturesque city, built on the edge of a peninsula on the bay of Mirabello. Everyday life and its tourist activity revolve around Lake Boulismeni and the eastern part of the city where the small municipal beach is located. Lake Boulismeni or Apatos is associated with many legends of the area and…

Apokoronas

Welcome to Apokoronas! The Municipality of Apokoronas is a municipality in the region of Crete established with the Kallikratis Program by the unification of the former municipalities of Armeni, Fres, Vamos, Georgioupolis and Kryonerida and the Asi Gonia Community. The area of the Municipality is 323.13 sq. Km and its population is 12,807 according to…

Chania

Welcome to Chania! Where to go in Chania Prefecture and what to do during your travels there … Sea or mountain, seaside or mountain destinations, each has its own color and its own history, which invites you to explore. You will have an unforgettable stay and fun there, as the locals do not want to…

Faistos

Welcome to Faistos! The Municipality of Phaistos, a municipality in the region of Crete, is a union of the three former Kapodistrian municipalities of Zaros, Tympaki and Moiras, with rich cultural reserves, great history, important agricultural production and great monuments. The headquarters of the municipality of Faistos is located in Mires, while its historic seat…

Gavdos

Gortyn

Welcome to Gortyn! Gortyn, Gortys or Gortyna is a municipality and an archaeological site on the Mediterranean island of Crete, 45 km away from the modern capital Heraklion. The seat of the municipality is the village Agioi Deka.Gortyn, the Roman capital of Creta et Cyrenaica, was first inhabited around 3200 BC. It is located in the valley of Messara in the south of the Psiloritis mountain, in the current position of the settlements of…

Heraklion

Welcome to Heraklion! The city of Heraklion, in its present form, was founded by the Saracens in 827 under the name of Chandakas, which derives from the fortification works “Khandak”, that is, a moat around the city. This name was retained during the Byzantine period but during the Venetian rule the city was renamed Candia…

Hersonissos

Welcome to Hersonissos! One of the most touristy and cosmopolitan places in Crete, located 26 km east of Heraklion. Large and luxurious hotels, tourist shops, bars and cafes are lively in the area. The nightlife is very intense and the fun lasts until the morning. Hersonissos is known as the most organized tourist destination in…

Ierapetra

Welcome to Ierapetra! Modern city with about 11,000 inhabitants, 35 km south of Agios Nikolaos. It is built on the site of ancient Ierapytna, one of the most important cities in Crete. To the south of the ancient harbor lies the fortress Kale, built by the Venetians in the early 13th century. and in the…

Kandanos – Selinou

Welcome to Kandanos – Selinou! The Municipality of Kantanou-Selino is a municipality in the region of Crete, which was established under the Kallikratis Program by the merging of the former municipalities of East Selinos, Kantanos and Pelekanos. Its area is 369.06 km² and its population is 5,645 according to the 2011 census. Its headquarters are…

Kissamos

Welcome to Kissamos! Kissamos is a town in western Crete in the bay of Kissamos, west of Chania, with a population of 4,236, the seat of the municipality of Kissamos (with a total population of 10,790). The municipality includes the municipal units of Kissamos, Innachori and Mithymnos. Info Municipality    (+30) 282 208 3083 Health…

Malevizi

Welcome to Malevizi! The Municipality of Malevizi is a municipality in the region of Crete established by the Kallikratis Program. It came about through the merger of the former municipalities of Gazi, Krousona and Tylissos. The new municipality occupies an area of 292.70 sq. Km and has a population of 24,864 inhabitants, according to the…

Milopotamos

Welcome to Milopotamos! The Municipality of Mylopotamos is a municipality in the region of Crete established by the Kallikratis Program. It resulted from the unification of the former municipalities of Geropotamos and Kouloukona and the community of Zonians. The municipality has a historical reference to the former province of Mylopotamos, the total area of ​​which…

Minoa Pediada

Welcome to Minoa Pediada! Minoa Pediada Municipality is a municipality of the Regional Unit of Heraklion in the region of Crete with an area of 394.24 sq. Km and a population of 17,563 inhabitants according to the 2011 census. The Municipality resulted from the merger of the former municipalities of Arkalochori, Thrapsanos and Kastelli with…

Platanias

Welcome to Platanias! The Municipality of Platanias is a municipality in the region of Crete established by the Kallikratis Program through the unification of the former municipalities of Platanias, Voukolies, Kolymbari and Mousouroi. The area of the new municipality is 495.43 sq. Km and the population of 18,622 is according to the 2011 census. The…

Rethymno

Welcome to Rethymno! Another very popular destination of beautiful Crete, which has been attracting untouched interest from Greek and foreign tourists for years. Combining the great folklore tradition, the endless beaches, the rich forests, the mysterious canyons and the authentic hospitality, it causes the visitor to discover … Info Municipality    (+30) 283 102 2245,…

Sfakia

Welcome to Sfakia! Sfakia is a historical area of southern Crete that is today located in the prefecture of Chania. It has been one of the most disobedient areas of Greece and is often compared to Mani and Souli. It is a particularly inaccessible and rugged area surrounded by the steep slopes of the White…

Sitias

Welcome to Sitias! The capital of the homonymous province and the birthplace of the great poet Vicentzio Cornaro, is 73 km from Agios Nikolaos. It is amphitheatrically built at the cusp of the homonymous bay at the site of ancient Hetia, which was a port of Pressos. Ancient Pressos was a city of Eto’o Cretans…