Crete’s largest town is waiting for you to explore it!
A destination with great history, lively atmosphere and so many things for you to do all year round.
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What must you definitely do when visiting the town?
Where should you go swimming?
If you are a nature lover, you can explore one of the many canyons around Heraklion or hike on famous Psiloritis.
Do not forget you cannot leave Crete without trying tsikoudia!
We cannot talk about the local cuisine enough, wherever or whatever you try will show you why Cretan dishes are in such demand.
Useful Telephone Numbers for Heraklion:
“Venizelio” General Hospital: 2813 406910
Heraklion CSC (Citizens’ Service Center): 2813 406307
Tourist Police: 2810 274046
Heraklion-Lasithi Bus Services: 2810 245019
Chania-Rethymno Bus Services: 2810 221765