Rocky coast not for bathing, Hersonissos Greece

Location & description

Hersonissos is a small port and tourist town in North Crete of Greece. Though the Aegean seaside town is small, over the years it has gained prominence in tourist map as the largest tourist resort in Crete. Every year during tourist seasons hundreds of thousands of tourists descend on the town along with thousands of tourism workers.

A part of Heraklion regional unit and only 25 km away from Heraklion airport makes Hersonissos an easy to access beautiful seaside destination where all types of beach loving tourists can spend great time according to their tastes and choices.

Hersonissos is a fun place, relaxing place a great place to take a long sunbath, or frolic in the few available beaches or just laze along the coastline. Food in the place is varied and should satisfy most.

Near Herssonissos are located the Archeolgical treasures for reliving the long past.

All in all it is a great place to spend a few days blissfully.


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35° 18' 26.0532" N, 25° 22' 16.8924" E