Knossos is the largest Bronze Age archaeological site on Crete and has been called Europe's oldest city.Settled as early as the Neolithic…
This picturesque harbor area is one of the major attractions of the city of Chania.
A breath-taking lagoon which is said to be the home of a mermaid. A popular diving spot because of the ancient ruins in the sea.
The Viannos massacres were a mass extermination campaign launched by Nazi forces against the civilian residents of around 20 villages…
The Milona Gorge is a gorge, situated near the village of Agios Ioannis, in the municipally of Ierapetra in Crete.
The Koules or Castello a Mare is a fortress located at the entrance of the old port of Heraklion, Crete, Greece.
One of the most beautiful beaches on the island. Washed by the warm southern waters, you should not miss this one.
Quite remote but beautiful lagoon, with white sands and lots of seashells. Ideal if you want a little peace.
A remote and hardly accessible beach, but worth it. There is indeed sweet water available from the springs nearby.
Psychro Cave is an ancient Minoan sacred cave in Lasithi plateau in the Lasithi district of eastern Crete.
The Keras Kardiotissas Monastery or simply Keras Monastery is an Eastern Orthodox monastery dedicated to Virgin Mary that is situated…
The Fortezza is the citadel of the city of Rethymno in Crete, Greece. It was built by the Venetians in the 16th century, and was captured by…
A beautiful national park. Its top attraction is a point where two massive rocks form a passage just few meters narrow.
The Heraklion Archaeological Museum is a museum located in Heraklion on Crete.
Phaistos, also transliterated as Phaestos, Festos and Latin Phaestus, currently refers to a Bronze Age archaeological site at modern…
Lake Kournas is a lake on the island of Crete, Greece, near the village of Kournas.
Also known as Phoenix, this unique sandy beach is situated at the mouth of Crete's only river, Megas Potamos.
The palm beach of Vai is one of the largest attractions of the Mediterranean island of Crete.
Over one hundred years of tradition, the amazing atmosphere and the fresh local products - these are the reasons to come here.
A vast beach with amazingly clear water and very good facilities, especially for sports. There are ruins of a harbour on the north side.