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Mayaba Store

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Looking for something special!

This store is a must visit if you are in Heraklion. The owner will help you to find a special... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2019
via mobile
Lovely shop!

What a lovely shop to walk round, and such lovely people who own it. Thank you so much for my... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
Long Eaton, United Kingdom
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May 9, 2019
“Looking for something special!”
Oct 29, 2018
“Lovely shop!”
Mayaba Store, a vibrant place full of wonders!Unusual art presents, compasses, signs, trumpets, furniture, boxes, colorful lamps, antiques and an endless number of things throughout nature from all over the world. For you and your friends back to...more
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Dedalou 20, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
+30 281 028 7241
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Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

This store is a must visit if you are in Heraklion. The owner will help you to find a special souvenir for your home or for your friends back home.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank b0rryz
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely shop to walk round, and such lovely people who own it. Thank you so much for my necklace I am in love 😀

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 303daisyh
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Friendly owners who feature unique, artisan made gifts and items for a variety of occasions. We bought souvenirs, something for our child's room, and a few other items. Highly recommend going here!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mathew O
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

There was so much to look at! Very fun and interesting items to choose from. Found several trinkets for friends and family.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Shaunn C
Reviewed August 11, 2016

We found the Mayaba Store as we explored the surprisingly GREAT outdoor shopping area that started just a block away from the Archaeological Museum. AND ... SO GLAD that we found this shopping area - a really nice mix of high end, mid range, boutiques...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank brianwickens407
Reviewed July 20, 2015

I definitely recommend this store. You can find here huge collection of items the most of them are handmade and unique. They also have beautiful skirts and dress. The shop owner is very helpful and friendly. The best store in Heraklion.

Date of experience: June 2015
4  Thank mariabr212
Reviewed June 16, 2015

We had in mind to visit this store after reading the high rating reviews in Trip Advisor. The store is very easy to find in the pedestrian area of old Heraklion. The store surpassed by far our expectations; it exposes a huge collection of beautiful...More

Date of experience: May 2015
4  Thank Issa N
Reviewed June 9, 2014

saw the store....umpteen number of souvenir gifts but they are from across different countries and I bet there is nothing that you have not seen in any of your local gift shops in your own country. So in my opinion you can easily give it...More

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank Ashwinimillns
philipgavrilakis, Owner at Mayaba Store, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2014

Dear Ashwinimillns, Thanks for your review. Both positive and negative review are very welcome and nice to have. Our goal, is to gather small or large objects from all over the world and offer them to our visitors with the best way. Mayaba Store, is...More

Reviewed May 19, 2014

We visited Mayaba store after reading positive reviews in Tripadvisor. During our holidays in Crete it become obvious, that ladmark of souvenirs in all outlets of island is generally similar and quite boring (same plastic souvenirs, olive oil, etc etc). Mayaba fulfilled and exceeded our...More

Date of experience: May 2014
5  Thank Danielius K
philipgavrilakis, Owner at Mayaba Store, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2014

Dear Danielius, Thank you for your positive review.Our aim, is to constantly look for new items at the ordinary or not sources and share them with our visitors. Hope to see you again. Kind Regards,

Reviewed January 15, 2014

On a very hot day in September 2013, we wandered into this haven for a break from the sun, and found such lovely pieces, we couldn't leave without buying something. The piece we chose was much too large ,and we were worried that we might...More

Date of experience: September 2013
3  Thank gillian a
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