Golden beaches, water sports facilities, high quality resorts, golf courses and an extreme variety of options for entertainment can summarize what Hersonissos is all about. Less than 30klm from Heraklion, the municipality of Hersonissos is spread along the north coast of Crete and far into the mainland.
Hersonisos is a place that rightfully became known for its unique capacity to combine its past with its present. On one hand, you have traditional villages such as Koutouloufari and Piskopiano that have managed to preserve their traditional architectural characteristics and now offer a variety of restaurants, taverns and cafes. Here, you will also have the chance to get a good taste of the Cretan nature with its many gorges, caves and other wonderful places to visit, discover the charms of the Cretan tradition and experience what the Cretan hospitality is all about.
On the other hand, you have the city of Hersonisos, Anisaras and Analipsi that are today considered by many as the hottest holiday destinations for those looking a more cosmopolitan type of holidays. The area's holiday resorts offer luxury services while you can always do any type of sport you imagine.
One thing is for sure that within the boundaries of the municipality of Hersonisos, everyone can find the type of leisure or entertainment they desire, no matter the age of its visitors.