Holidays in Elounda
|Language:||Greek (English widely spoken)|
|Local time:||GMT/BST +2 hours|
|Flight time||Transfer time
|Heraklion||4 hours 25 minutes||70 minutes|
Discover Elounda with easyJet holidays
Elounda is situated on the eastern side of Crete and is famous for its spectacular scenery and beautiful beaches. easyJet holidays provide regular cheap flights and superb holiday deals which mean that more and more tourists are taking Elounda holidays year after year. Elounda is regarded as second to none for its stunning mountain views and ancient history – it is little wonder its appeal is growing stronger and stronger.
Explore on holidays in Elounda
Besides the breathtaking views and mountain walks, there is plenty to do whilst on holiday in Elounda. There are many small beaches to visit, where you can enjoy relaxing by the sea or taking a walk along the shore and into the villages. Tourists are often taken aback by the quaint fishing villages around the resort and are given a glimpse into traditional Cretan village life. Elounda village itself is home to many wonderful shops selling traditional goods and many visitors are able to bring home souvenirs of their holiday.
For those wishing to explore a little further, public transport is available to take tourists to neighbouring resorts such as Heraklion and Nikolaos, where slightly more lively activities can be found. The nearby resort of Plaka is also well worth a visit.
Elounda features a number of small restaurants and tavernas, all producing local and international cuisine, using the finest fresh ingredients. Traditional menus are popular and the fresh seafood dishes are local specialities.
Aside from the friendly restaurants and tavernas, there are bars and clubs in Elounda which offer the opportunity to relax with music and a drink after the sun goes down. The nightlife is fairly relaxed in the resort and the atmosphere is more calm than lively – perfect for families and those wishing to make the most of a truly relaxing break.
Book your Elounda break with easyJet holidays
Elounda is a number one holiday destination choice for many and it is no wonder why. With its beautiful beaches, stunning views and friendly locals, the resort has much to offer. easyJet holidays provide further chances to save on Elounda holidays with their flexibility when booking flights and accommodation together, and more and more tourists are choosing to make the most of the low fares and cheap deals. As a result, more visitors are booking with easyJet holidays, safe in the knowledge that they have secured a great deal with a brand they can trust, making their summer holiday that little bit more special.