When looking for a relaxing and tranquil holiday in Greece, the island of Crete will not disappoint. The perfect getaway to enjoy sun, sea and sand, Crete offers a mix of exquisite natural landscapes and traditional Greek culture. It is the most southerly of the Greek Islands and also the largest, meaning there is plenty to explore!
There are many picture perfect beaches lining the coast of Crete. For sunbathing in peace and quiet, try the blue flag beaches of Amoudara or Analipsis, whilst vibrant beach locations such as Hersonissos, Elounda or Agia Marina are great for those who enjoy the buzz of a busier resort. Read more about Hersonissos holidays Holidaymakers who crave the thrill of adventure will love the various water sports on offer across the island and those on a romantic getaway are sure to appreciate discovering the many secluded coves including Akorit and Stavros.
If you’re looking for a holiday location with more stunning natural sights than the seashores alone Crete has many impressive mountain areas, gorges, rivers and lakes to determine.
Wherever you holiday in Greece, plenty of ancient Greek antiquity is sure to be noticeable. The island of Crete is no exception when it comes to preserving its history with much fascinating Greek architecture to be found. Ancient ruins that are worth a visit include the charming Minoan Palace at Knossos. The ancient sites within the beautiful city of Rethymnon are also not to be missed. When the beautiful beaches or interesting ancient sites don’t take your fancy, the picturesque ports around the island make a worthwhile day trip.
For those who want to enjoy the nightlife of Crete, Malia, Sissi or Stalis are always alive, with many clubs, pubs and restaurants catering for those who enjoy a party scene. Find more information on Malia holidays and holidays to Stalis.
Discover all the fun things to do in Crete in the easyJet holidays attractions section.
Whether you’re looking for a fun-filled adventure holiday with friends or a relaxing break for two, enjoying Crete on a budget is possible with easyJet holidays. Book with us allows you to make the most of flexible flight times and great value. When you book your flight and accommodation together you can benefit from even further savings!
Once home to legendary Kings and mythical characters, Crete holidays have now become one of the best destinations for stunning beaches, beautiful countryside and a whole range of activities and attractions to enjoy. easyJet holidays have provided a brief outline of some of Crete’s top attractions and things to do on your holiday.
For all the top attractions in Greece, read the list of top things to do in Greece from easyJet holidays.
Crete is paradise for those who enjoy the great outdoors and filling their day with a variety of activities and attractions, from sightseeing magnificent historic ruins to testing your balance windsurfing. easyJet holidays will find the right deal flexible to your needs and budget and as an added bonus when you book your hotel and flight together with easyJet holidays you will lower the cost of this amazing holiday.