The climate of Crete is a temperate Mediterranean climate which has helped to develop not only tourism but also its rich wildlife in the sea, on the land and in the skies. Crete island has so much to offer, from the home of the Minoan civilization (Knossos, Phiastos, Malia & Zakros Palace) to the busy cities of Heraklion, Rethymnon and Chania. It is surrounded by beautiful beaches and an abundance of picturesque villages which, together with the famous Cretan hospitality, make each destination more memorable than the last.
Organize your holidays to Crete! Book at Sirens Hotels and let us help you discover the beautiful sceneries of this popular Greek island! Heraklion is the capital city of Crete and is the 4th largest city in Greece. It has a population of approximately 173,450 people and 20km squared, with a busy harbor, international airport (Nikos Kazantzakis) and large variety of shops, cafes, restaurants clubs and bars.
Malia town has 2 sides that are separated by the main national road. The area towards the beaches of Malia is filled with restaurants, shops, bars and clubs and it has an active night life during the summer period. On the other is the small old town of Malia with quant, friendly family restaurants, bars and narrow colorful streets.