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Official Agent of the FAI

Official Travel Partner to the FAI since 2010

Heraklion Holiday Deals

At Abbey Travel we offer package holidays to Heraklion with flights, accommodation, transfers and expert advice. Book your Heraklion holiday online today!

Discover Heraklion

Heraklion is Crete’s most popular region and is located on the eastern side of the island. Heraklion town is the beautiful capital of the region and is one of the busiest city centres in Crete with the island’s main airport located just 5km from the town.

The region of Heraklion has many amazing beaches along the northern and southern coasts. Two of Crete’s most important Minoan treasures, Knossos Palace and Phaistos Palace are located in Heraklion. Heraklion city itself is culturally rich. It has a lovely harbour with a strong Venetian influence including Koules Fortress, a beautiful castle located in the harbour. There are wonderful promenades for an evening stroll and many historic monuments throughout the city. Lion’s Square is a very popular area of the city with its fountain and its many bars and restaurants. There are several open-air markets located in the town centre where you can browse and search for bargains at your leisure. Other popular tourist areas within the Heraklion region include Malia, Matala and Hersonissos.

Heraklion is a great destination for couples or groups who are looking for sunshine along with some history and culture. It can be very relaxing or busy and vibrant to suit all and local transport can easily bring you to some of the popular holiday resorts including many fabulous beaches.

With regular direct flights from Dublin, we always have great deals on holidays to Heraklion and the Island of Crete in general.