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Hersonissos Holidays

Holidays to Hersonissos

Hersonissos is one of Crete’s liveliest resorts with its attractive fishing harbour and huge selection of restaurants, nightclubs and bars which make it a firm favourite with Irish holiday-makers.

Once the port for the ancient Minoan vity of Lyttos, Hersonissos today is one of the most fashionable Cretan holiday resorts.

The busy north coast road runs right through the resort, lined with shops and tavernas, and side roads lead down to the long narrow sandy beach, which is overlooked by several waterfront bars.

Transfer Time: 45 Mins.

Beaches: Choice of ten great beaches dotted along the Hersonnisos coast

What to see and do:         - Old town of Malia and Hersonissos

                                         - Spectacular panoramic view from the summit of Mount Juktas

                                         - Sunset from the Gulf of Mirabello near Aghios Nikolaos

Nightlife: At night, there is something for everyone in Hersonissos. There is a great choice of restaurants and tavernas, where you can enjoy some typical greek dishes and take in your beautiful surroundings. If you enjoy partying ‘till dawn,  the harbour is the area to visit with its vast selection of bars and discos. July and August are the busiest months, which are very popular with the ‘young and lively’ crowd.