Heraklion

Heraklion, Greece

Hotels in Heraklion

Heraklion Accommodations (57)
Agapi Beach Hotel Heraklion

Agapi Beach Hotel Heraklion

4.00 245 reviews

1A Malikouti Str. , Heraklion, Greece

Aquila Atlantis Hotel Heraklion

Aquila Atlantis Hotel Heraklion

4.50 200 reviews

2 Igias Str, Heraklion, Greece

Galaxy Hotel Iraklio Heraklion

Galaxy Hotel Iraklio Heraklion

4.50 988 reviews

75 Dimokratias Avenue, Heraklion, Greece

Candia Maris Resort & Spa Crete Heraklion

Candia Maris Resort & Spa Crete Heraklion

4.50 194 reviews

72 Andreas Papandreou Street, Heraklion, Greece

Travel Blogs from Heraklion

Heraklion Travel Blogs (302)
Heraklion, Iraklio, Greece travel blog

Heraklion

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... the safe waters next to the old fortress.  We were groggy from sleeping on the ferry floor, but eventually, the Heraklion museum opened, letting us view the Minoan artefacts, including a Minoan Bull Head with gilded horns, frescoes from the Minoan ...

Knossos, Iraklion, Greece travel blog

Knossos

A travel blog entry by eatdessertfirst

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One of Rick's history topics at high school was the Greek island of Crete which was part of the reason we decided to head out that way. He was very excited to have the opportunity to actually visit a place he had studied, Knossos Palace. Knossos was ...

Gortyn Law Code, Heraklion, Greece travel blog

Gortyn Law Code

A travel blog entry by tiara316

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We are greeted as we step off the bus by the sound off bleating sheep. There are more sheep in Greece than there are people. Gortyna was the capital of the Roman province of Crete and Libya (can you believe how close to Africa we are?!?), so it was an ...

Olives for Breakfast, Heraklion, Greece travel blog

Olives for Breakfast

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The hotel in Heraklion offered a huge free breakfast each morning, with scrambled eggs, hard boiled eggs, five kinds of bread, two kinds of cheese, three kinds of cold cut meats, etc. I was tickled by their offering two different kinds of olives for our ...

Attractions in Heraklion

Heraklion Attractions (16)
The Palace of Knossos

The Palace of Knossos

4.00

Heraklion, Crete, Greece

These labyrinthine ruins are said to have been home to the monstrous Minotaur, a half-man half-bull creature that devoured young virgins.

Historical Museum of Crete

Historical Museum of Crete

4.50

Odos Kalokorinou 7, Heraklion, Crete, Greece

Gournia

Gournia

4.50

Heraklion, Crete, Greece

An ancient town dating back over 3,500 years, excavated and restored to show visitors how common people lived in ancient Greece.

Castello del Molo (Koules)

Castello del Molo (Koules)

4.00

Heraklion, Crete, Greece