Holidays in Hersonissos

Travel Information

Language: Greek


Local time: GMT/BST+2
Local Airport(s)
  Flight time Transfer time
(to resort)
Heraklion 3 hours 55 mins 30 mins

Why Hersonissos holidays?

Hersonnisos can be found on the north coast of the Greek island of Crete. It is about 25 kilometres away from Heralkion airport, which means transfer times are kept to a minimum. Hersonissos is extremely popular with tourists who flock to the area to soak up some of the traditional Greek culture.  

The main industry in the area is tourism, but you can see that fishing is still a large part of daily life there when you spend time down by the port.

Out and about in Hersonissos

There are many things to see and do when taking Hersonissos holidays. You will find plenty of beaches available to relax on and soak up some sun. You can sit by the port to watch the fishing and tour boats come in and out of the harbour. Of course, you can also pass an hour or two sipping coffee and watching people pass by.    

If you want to tour the area, there are many ways to do so. You can hire bicycles to explore the area at your leisure, rent mopeds and cars to see a wider area or take an excursion to some of the attractions in the area. Hersonissos offers lots of places to eat, and cater for all types of tastes, all of the restaurants are family friendly. So whether you're with kids or not you're spoilt for choice.    

Taking trips to see some of the ancient sites Crete has to offer helps to understand the history of the area, which can be both educational and interesting for children.    

There is plenty of nightlife in Hersonissos and the surrounding area, making it a suitable holiday destination for younger groups and families who need plenty of activities for their children. Older couples who enjoy sightseeing will also enjoy Hersonissos holidays. Everyone can find something to please them in and around Hersonissos, making it one of the best all-round holiday destinations in Crete. If you're looking for somewhere that is all about quiet and relaxation see more about Aghios Nikolaos holidays.

Book with easyJet holidays

Taking Hersonissos holidays need not cost too much. easyJet holidays offer good quality deals at affordable prices. Although fares are low, there is no compromise with quality as we combine all aspects of your holiday into one booking. Tailor your holiday to suit you.

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