The area of
Hersonissos consists of several small villages, Hersonissos itself is
a bustling resort at with plenty of bars, tavernas and nightclubs, it
has become a Mecca for the young & lively during the peak season.
There is an attractive harbour and waterfront lined with numerous bar
villages of Koutouloufari and Piskopiano with their brilliantly
whitewashed houses and narrow winding streets are situated in the
hills above Hersonnissos with pleasant views of the coastline.
The main beach at
Hersonnissos is long and narrow with sand and shingle; there are also
several small sandy beaches along the coast, while a number of lovely
small coves can be found both to the west and to the east of the
Heraklion Airport to Hersonissos is approx 25Kms (16miles) - 40mins by taxi