Travel to Heraklion

Travel to Heraklion

Book your flights to Heraklion today and experience Crete’s largest city first hand. Heraklion is the Mediterranean region's most fascinating and vibrant cities and is full of places to discover.

Top 5 things to do in Heraklion

  • Visit Heraklion Archaeological Museum to see ancient pottery, stone carvings, engravings, sculptures and frescoes collections dating back almost 5,000 years
  • Take a step back in time at the Koules Fortress, the symbol of Heraklion Town which stands tall at the entrance of the Venetian harbour
  • If you fancy some sun, the town is surrounded by a number of beautiful beaches,  particularly Matala, Hersonissos and Amnissos
  • Walk the 16km Samaria Gorge, the longest and most beautiful gorge in Europe
  • Explore the sights and experience the natural beauty of the Island  by land or sea on one of many full-day excursions
  • Bask in the sun at one of Chios’s breathtaking beaches scattered all across the island

Plan your Heraklion holiday

To see the island when it is in full bloom and to enjoy milder weather, April to June is the best time to visit Heraklion. Whatever time you intend to travel, we recommend you book your tickets to Heraklion several months in advance to ensure accommodation. 

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