Welcome to Crete
Located in the southern side of the Aegean Sea, Crete, in Greece, is the biggest of all Greek islands. Its beauty is even bigger than its size! Let us paint the scene: Just imagine enthralling natural beauty meeting rich culture and worldwide famous gastronomy, to create the most dreamy holiday paradise! The island is separated in 4 prefectures: Heraklion, Chania, Rethymno and Lassithi. The mythical island is one of the most popular Greek destinations, thanks to its unreal beaches, its amazing historical sites, such as Knossos Palace and Spinalonga islet and its mesmerizing natural landscapes.
The island has a rich cultural heritage, and it offers traditional music, dance and festivals which are still a prominent part of daily life as well as Cretan cuisine and its local wines and spirits.
For outdoor enthusiasts, Crete offers a wide range of activities, including hiking in the stunning Samaria Gorge, cycling through picturesque villages, and sailing around the island rugged coastline.
Not to mention Chania town and Heraklion town some of the biggest towns in Crete, which boast magnificent medieval architecture.