Alongside the ancient archeological sites and the natural beauties of Crete, there are many more entertainment options to please both young and adult visitors.
Cretaquarium is part of the Thalassocosmos complex, the largest research, technology and entertainment centre in the Mediterranean. It extends over 6 hectares in the northwest shoreward section of the former American Base at Gournes, Heraklion Prefecture.
WATER CITY – WATER PARK
Visitors may find the Water Park in Anopolis and it gives visitors of all ages the opportunity to enjoy fun times full of activities.
STAR BEACH – WATER PARK
It is one of the first and most famous sea-side fun parks in Europe, as it is placed in a specially designed area of 4 acres at the most beautiful spot of Hersonissos.
ACQUA PLUS – WATER PARK
It is found just 7 km away from cosmopolitan Hersonissos. The beautiful garden is the most impressive area of the park. Local flowers and trees together with exotic flowers come together to create a garden of Edem.
CRETE GOLF CLUB
Found in Hersonissos, it is the only 18 hole golf course in Crete and one of the most impressive courses in the Mediterranean. It consists of a unique challenge and pleasurable experience for gold players and visitors alike all year long.
VASSILAKIS ESTATE- OLIVE PRESS
Since 1865, the Vassilakis family has produced extra virgin olive oil on their estate in the Mirabello region of Crete. Visitors from all over the world can take the Friendly Olive Tour, a free 60 minute guided tour of the olive press. The tour is rounded off with an olive-tasting experience and tips on how to recognise a good olive oil.
At the western edge of Malia Golf, in an area of unique natural beauty that combines the magic touch of the sea and the magnificence of the Lasithi mountains nearby, lies Hersonissos, one of the oldest settlements of Crete.
Koutouloufari is only 29 km away from Heraklion and is found on the slope of Mount Pirgia, at a latitude of 100 meters.
Crete is a unique and a special place to visit. It is the largest island in the country and the holiday destination of around 3 million tourists a year.
The island of Crete is of great archeological importance and offers many natural beauties.
Crete is well known for its vast array of ancient archeological sites which can be found throughout the island.
The beaches on Crete are some of the best and most well known beaches in Greece.
Exploring Crete’s walking and hiking trails is one of the most rewarding ways of seeing the island’s outstanding natural beauty.