Culture Experiences

Municipality of Hersonissos

Cretaquarium is part of the Thalassocosmos complex, the largest research, technology and entertainment centre in the Mediterranean.Thalassocosmos extends over 6 hectares in the northwest shoreward section of the former American Base at Gournes, He...
Ano Hersonissos is small, quaint and quiet village with a rural character.Though it has been affected by tourism, has largely traditional architecture and life flows more slowly than in modern cities the north coast of Crete. Stone houses, old wel...
Koutouloufari Village with narrow cobbled streets and old Cretan houses will come those who want to spend their holiday in one of the most touristic areas of Crete. The village is close to beautiful beaches of Hersonissos, with lots of fun, attrac...
The village of Gonies is located at the entrance of the gorges of the Panagia and Roza, one of the most beautiful gorges of Crete. There are walking paths joining corners with Kera through the gorge of Roza. Natural beauties reward guests with coz...
Piskopiano Village is a beautiful, traditional and picturesque village with old restored houses are a magnet for tourists and visitors to the region in general.Piskopiano because of cobbled alleyways and paths has built has declared a traditional ...
The Rural Museum Menelaus Parlama & Weavers Collection Theano Metaxa-Kanakaki Set in stone factory of the 19th century. and property (donations family Parlama) was founded by the Society of Cretan Historical Studies in 1988.
Mochos is a village in the Municipality of Hersonissos, located at an altitude of 400 m on the western edge of fertile but arid plain, full of olive groves and vineyards. Distance from Heraklion 45.8 km. The inhabitants engaged in olive growing an...
Mochos is a village in the Municipality of Hersonissos, located at an altitude of 400 m on the western edge of fertile but arid plain, full of olive groves and vineyards. Distance from Heraklion 45.8 km. The inhabitants engaged in olive growing an...
Mochos is a village in the Municipality of Hersonissos, located at an altitude of 400 m on the western edge of fertile but arid plain, full of olive groves and vineyards. Distance from Heraklion 45.8 km. The inhabitants engaged in olive growing an...
At the modern settlement of Hersonissos is the site of the ancient town of Chersonesos, an important seaport from Classical Greece through Byzantine times that served the city of Lyttos. The contemporaneous pleasure port is built over the remains ...
The Minoan Palace of Malia is located 3km east of Malia, adjacent to the wetland area near the sea. The archaeological evidence shows that the area inhabited since the Neolithic era. During the Minoan period, according to tradition, was used as a ...
Haraso Village is on a hill overlooking the surrounding neighborhood in the southern ends of the valley and its distance from Heraklion is 27.3 Klm. The inhabitants are mainly engaged in viticulture, olive growing and animal husbandry. To reach th...
Skotino village is a small village with a long tradition. The remarkable part of the area that has history and culture yet is the Cave of Agia Paraskevi dark. Near the village dark and at an altitude of 220 meters. the cave of Agia Paraskevi. As t...
Haraso Village is on a hill overlooking the surrounding neighborhood in the southern ends of the valley and its distance from Heraklion is 27.3 Klm. The inhabitants are mainly engaged in viticulture, olive growing and animal husbandry. To reach th...
The area of Episkopi inhabited over time from the Minoan period to today. Identified antiquities from the Middle Minoan period to the Ottoman era.