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Beautiful port

The port has many beautiful views of the sea, and tiny islands. There are many different shops and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Janice T
Lovely harbour area, both day and night

Lovely little harbour area to walk around both during the day and evening. Many restaurants and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The port has many beautiful views of the sea, and tiny islands. There are many different shops and stores, as well as bars and cafes, that will suit anyone's taste.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Janice T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little harbour area to walk around both during the day and evening. Many restaurants and bars face the water, providing ample opportunity to eat, drink or just watch the waters and let the world go by. We noticed strong winds blow in from time...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 19, 2019

This quaint little old harbour is very pictureque but you need to walk the full tour around the small inner lake also to get the best perspectives and views, high and low.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

There are many different viewpoints around this part of the waterfront and a walk around the different bays is certainly worth the effort.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Great mini cruise to Spinalonga from the port. See Elounda and Plaka, a chance for the brave to have a swim off the back of the boat (we had lunch instead) then an interesting tour of the Leper Island made famous by Victoria Hislop in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

A pleasant harbour surrounded by bars and restaurants. There were only a few boats, but backing this was a large cruise liner - the Seabourn Odyssey.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PeteWLaw
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Read all the stuff about it bring full of Russians and kebab/pizza takeaways etc. So, the reality gif ya was it is pretty and yes commerciality is very present. The first few bars/restaurants do the usual thing and try to get you in but a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank north_rhino
Reviewed July 28, 2018

The place is nice for walks, there are also many taverns and restaurants serving good local cuisine.

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank Cristina2014CI
Reviewed July 14, 2018

A busy little place to visit, plenty of bars and restaurants to sit and relax in and have a cool drink of local beer and some tasty food, a great little place to to visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PNEPete
Reviewed July 7, 2018

The central location of this busy little habour makes it a focal point of the town. many cafes, restaurant s and tourist shops provide places to eat or just sit and relax with a drink

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jim C
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Sylvia H
May 3, 2017|
Response from Bland Ashiku S |
I am not sure know if it is the best, but it certainly is on of the most beautiful and interesting: when in Crete, try to visit Mochlos with it's little beach, and the small island across. The few tavernas of the village are... More
Sylvia H
May 3, 2017|
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Response from AKK54 |
The town of Agios Nikolaos is at the port. No walking required. Down the steps of the ship and you're there.