You get on the National Road (E75) towards "Agios Nikolaos" (heading East). You drive for about 21km and take the exit towards "Limenas Hersonissou/Kastelli". On the junction you turn left towards ''Port of Hersonissos''. You drive for about 2.6Km till the road ends and meets "Palea EO Irakliou - Agiou Nikolaou". There, you turn right towards ''Agios Nikolaos", you drive for 2.5 km towards "Port of Hersonissos" and then a further 2.1 km through the town. You take a sharp turn to the right by the supermarket "SPAR HyperMarket'' and you drive uphill for about 900m. Villa Diktynna is on your left hand side at the end of the street and the entrance is around the corner.
FROM THE AIRPORT:
Option 1. Taxi. The fastest. You will find the grey cabs just outside the airport 24/7. You tell them “Villa Diktynna, Seferi 1, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos”. Knowing your approximate arrival time, we will be waiting for you at the reception, by the main entrance.
Cost approx. 35-40 Euros
Duration: 20 min
We can arrange a taxi pick up for you if you let us know of your flight details.
Option 2. Rent a car and drive. Plenty of options on-line and by the airport
Cost varies depending on the time of year
Duration: approx 60 min (including car rental)
Option 3. Transfer bus. There are many different companies running the service. You can find them online and make a reservation.
Cost: 10-15 Euro per person
Duration: 60-90 min
Option 4. Public transposrt. It is the cheapest, but will also take the longest time. The local bus stops at the airport, so you won’t need to go to the main Bus Station in Heraklion. You get a bus heading to Mallia or Agios Nikolaos (ask to stop at the “Belvedere” stop just after Hersonissos). From there you need to walk 900m up the hill to reach us. The bus runs every 30-60 min depending on the day and time of year.
Cost: 3-4 Euro per person
Duration: approx. 50 min (bus ride)