Heraklion Travel Guide
Get all the travel information, advice, reviews, hotels, maps and itineraries you may need when travelling on holiday to Heraklion as a tourist.
Heraklion is the capital city of the Greek island, Crete. It’s an Archaeological Museum with its churches, legendary palaces, walls and fortresses. Heraklion is a gateway for holidaymakers to other resorts like Hersonissos, Chania, Almirida, Nikolaos, Agios Elounda, Malia, Kalives and Rethymnon. There is lots to do such as see Koules the castle in the harbour of Heraklion or why not horseback ride the sandy beach of Karteros.
Hotels in Heraklion
Aquila Atlantis Hotel
in the air conditioned lobby, and Internet access is d in Heraklion on the island of Crete, Greece, ...
Within walking distance of Old Venetian Port is the Marin Dream Hotel in Heraklion, Greece. An Archa...
Agapi Beach Hotel
Combining modern design and traditional Cretan architecture, the Agapi Beach is an All Inclusive bea...
Sofitel Capsis Palace
The Sofitel Capsis Palace is a modern resort hotel located just 200 metres from its own private beac...
Heraklion Fast Facts
Time Difference: GMT + 2
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Language Spoken: Greek
Flight Time from UK: 3 hours
Electricity: 220V AC 50Hz
Plug Type: 2 pin round
Mobile Phone Network: GSM 900/1800
Dialling Country Code: +30
Main Airport: Heraklion-Nikos Kazantzakis International Airport (HER)
Weather for Heraklion
Temperature: F, C
Airlines Flying to Heraklion
Its useful to know which cities the airlines fly to. The following airline fly to Heraklion.
BA(Operated by GB Airways),
Olympic Airways ,