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Crete is the island which combines astonishing sandy beaches, breathtaking scenery, long history, endless entertainment and cretan hospitality. Explore the long coastline filled with various bays, coves and peninnsulas. Travel back in time to the peak of Minoan civilization through multiple archaeological places on the island. Have fun, party and taste raki which is a local beverage.
Malia is a place with many aspects. With gorgeous beaches, traditional old village, great history and all night entertainment this is the best place to be.
The old town of Malia is well worth strolling around. Like a labyrinth, the small streets lead you to unexpected places, such as beautiful old churches and small squares with restaurants, some of them with live music.
A traditional small village with an altitude of about 600 meters, only 6 km south of Malia. Krasi is well-known for the plane tree on the main square of the village which is more than 2.000 years old and its height reaches 15 meters next to the drinking fountains that were made during the 19th century by locals.
Mochos is a mountain village 12 km from Malia with an authentic Cretan lifestyle. You will not have to deal with masses of tourists or wait in long lines, rather you will be greeted by the locals and feel the Cretan hospitality. You can take a walk on the alleys of Mochos and see traditional houses and churches. Plenty of Tavernas are ready to serve you a delicious lunch.
Hersonissos is one of the most popular destinations for tourists in Crete only 12.5 km from Malia. It comprises everything from diving centers and golfing to full-on nightclubs. However, there are many hidden treasures that can be found in Hersonnissos like Koutouloufari village and Lycnostatis Open Air Museum.