Discover Crete

Area of Hersonissos

Choosing for your stay the Central Hersonissos Hotel, the whole area of Hersonissos, one of the most popular tourist resorts in Greece, is at your feet and waiting for you to explore it!

The sights, the main beach and the famous nightlife of the Port of Hersonissos are just a stone’s throw from the hotel. Start your day with swimming and sunbathing on the main beach of the settlement located just 280m. from the Central Hersonissos Hotel and in the evening walk along the coastal road where you will find countless options for food and entertainment (bars, clubs and beach bars) until the morning!

If you are more in the mood for exploration you can visit the traditional villages of Ano Hersonissos, Koutouloufari and Piskopiano, discover the nearby sandy beaches, or even get a taste of the culture of Crete at the Minoan Palace of Malia and the Folklore Museum.

The best beaches in the Hersonissos region

1. Sarandari
2. Limanakia
3. Stalida
4. Antiquities, Malia
5. Gouves

The most important sights of the Hersonissos region

1. Creta Aquarium, Aquarium of Crete
2. Lychnostatis Museum
3. Traditional villages Koutouloufari – Piskopiano – Ano Hersonissos
4. Minoan Palace of Malia
5. Star Beach Water Park

Distances from Central Hersonissos Hotel

1. Heraklion: 26.3 km

2. Knossos: 29 km

3. Heraklion International Airport: 23.6 km

4. Heraklion Port: 27 km

5. Malia: 8 km

6. Archaeological Site of Malia: 11 km

7. Stalida: 5 km

8. Lassithi Plateau: 37.3 km

9. Upper Peninsula: 4.9 km

10. Koutouloufari: 1 km

11. Piskopiano: 1.5 km

12. Agios Nikolaos: 39 km