Useful Information about Agios Nikolaos
Aghios Nikolaos has excellent health services with numerous private clinics, pharmacies and the Prefectural General Hospital (tel +30 28410 66000).
Aghios Nikolaos' port has daily domestic routes to and from Athens and other national destinations. For further information contact the local Port Authority
Contact Number: +30 28410 22312 & 22612.
Aghios Nikolaos also has a modern marina that provides all the necessary facilities for a pleasant short or long stay for yacht passengers and a safe environment for the boats. Its berthing capacity is 255 boats all year round and is built to European dimensions and standards. It offers: fresh water and 220 / 380 volt electricity, toilets and showers free of charge, fuel and oil available 24h, ramp & travel lift up to 65 tons, boat maintenance and sail repairs, laundry services, high security by 24 hours patrols by guards and the Coast Guard Authorities, fire safety, wireless access to the Internet from the boat and a daily fax, free parking for cars and trailers and space for containers. For further information visit the official site of the Municipality of Aghios Nikolaos at http://www.aghiosnikolaos.gr/eng_indexa.htm
Aghios Nikolaos is 60Km from the international airport "Nikos Kazantzakis" situated in Heraklion. For Further information contact:
Heraklion International Airport , N.Kazantzakis Heraklion , Crete Island
Tel: +30 2810 397800
Fax: +30 2810 221700
TELEX : 0262888 LGIR GR
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Or visit the airport's official site at: http://www.hcaa-eleng.gr/herakdat.htm
Aghios Nikolaos is connected to all major villages and cities of the island by an extensive bus service company "KTEL". For information on routes and prices call the central offices of Heraklion "KTEL" bus services: +30 2810 245020, 245019, 246530
or Aghios Nikolaos local offices: +30 28410 22234, 28284. Alternatively visit the company's official site at: http://www.crete-buses.gr/index.htm