A day trip to Achlada

A day trip to Achlada

Enjoy an incredible trip to the remote hillside village of Achlada, enjoying stunning views over Heraklion and eastern Crete as you reach the top. The once thriving village is now almost abandoned, but visitors can still explore the historic houses, Venetian villas and ancient churches – and spot a mountain goat or two!
All you need from the local shops

All you need from the local shops

Agia Pelagia, Crete (Heraklion Area)

Agia Pelagia’s shopping area has everything you’ll need during your holiday. Walk through the mazes of small streets to browse the local shops and boutiques. Whether you need to stock up on the essentials at...

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Cocktail bars

Cocktail bars

Agia Pelagia, Crete (Heraklion Area)

Watch the sun set over a cocktail or two in one of Agia Pelagia’s assortment of fantastic bars and restaurants. Ask the friendly bar tenders to whip you up a delicious cocktail treat, or a cheeky shot of the...

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Tasty food, great atmosphere

Tasty food, great atmosphere

Agia Pelagia, Crete (Heraklion Area)

Agia Pelagaia is perfect if delicious food and a great atmosphere is what you’re after. There are plenty of restaurants to choose from, serving up traditional Greek cuisine and European food. Try the delicious...

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