Crete is the largest and most populous island in Greece and the fifth largest in the Mediterranean. An island of rare natural beauty, Mediterranean culture and history. In mythology, in a cave of Crete, “Rhea” hid the newborn “Zeus”, where the “nymphs” nurtured him secretly from his father “Cronus”. Behind the myth lies a powerful and rich kingdom and the most ancient civilization of the European continent.
Heraklion, Rethymnon, Chania, Agios Nikolaos, Elounda, Ierapetra, Malia, Hersonissos, Sitia, Sfakia: an island, multiple destinations, thousands of icons. Crete has the way to enchant every visitor with its impressive and magnificent scenery, history and people. In Crete, you will find some of the most important sights of Greece: famous archaeological places such as the Minoan palace, Knossos, Phaistos.
High mountains, wild canyons, famous archaeological sites, traditional villages where life continues in a relaxed and friendly way, crystal and clear waters with golden sandy beaches. Crete is one of the top destinations in the Mediterranean.