Thousands of holiday-makers from all walks of life select Heraklion as their vacation spot every year; celebrities and VIPs, simple travellers, backpackers, all gathered in this marvelous location. On Heraklion beaches, visitors can lie on pristine sands and swim in clear, cool waters. After a day at the beach, a delicious meal of Cretan delicacies at one of the many traditional Heraklion tavernas and restaurants really hits the spot. In the evening, everyone gathers at the popular seaside Heraklion resorts to go dancing at the clubs and bars.
In the Prefecture of Heraklion, Crete there are an infinite number of Heraklion hotels, guaranteeing that every visitor will find the type of accommodation of their choice. The region offers a wide selection of luxury hotels, hotel resorts, budget hotels, villas, apartments, rooms for rent and studios in Heraklion within all price ranges. Owing to its excellent infrastructure and splendid setting, Heraklion is also a popular location for business conferences, scientific conventions and social events, providing fully-equipped Heraklion conference hotels.