Aside from its natural beauty, Hersonissos provides an outstanding array of social activities to immerse yourself in. You can relax with a stroll around the town with its many shops and boutiques. Tavernas and restaurants sporting Crete’s highly unique cuisine are plentiful in the area. Small traditional cafes as well as lively cocktail bars can be enjoyed at all times, with an awesome nightlife keeping the party going long into the night.
And if you are a fan of golf, the Crete Golf club, situated just 5 km away from the hotel is a great choice. At an altitude that insures a refreshing breeze even during the hottest summers, this golf course, built to the highest international standards, will provide you with the opportunity to challenge yourself on new terrain, brush up on your technique and enjoy the panoramic views of both the Cretan mountains and the Aegean Sea.
However, if you’re looking for the most efficient (and fun) way to explore Hersonissos and the nearby villages and sights, Hersonissos Train Company offers two different tours that let you dig deeper in the history and culture of this beautiful Cretan region. Hop on the blue or red train and journey through the picturesque Old Hersonissos, the cosmopolitan port, the sandy beaches, the traditional settlements and lavish nature of Crete, in either the half day tour or the shorter 1 hour and 40 minutes tour. For more information, you can explore www.traintour.gr.
The capital city of Crete, Heraklion, is 25 km. away. Discover Heraklion with Heraklion Open Tour, the double-decker hop-on hop-off bus company! Enjoy the city of Heraklion with the yellow-blue open top buses. Get in touch with our civilization, history and architecture and learn all about the old and modern city of Heraklion in your own language with the commentary on board, available in 8 languages. Heraklion tours run daily with a 45 minute frequency time schedule from 09.15 until 17.30 during the summer season. Heraklion Open Tour gives you the opportunity to see the city from above, combining pleasure and education, and is the perfect choice for you and your family! To find out more, heraklionopentour.com.
For more excursions, various activities, and online tickets visit www.discover-crete.com.