Crete is the largest and one of the most beautiful islands in Greece, as it possesses hundreds of outstanding beaches, lush countryside and impressive archaeological, historical and religious sites. Every year countless Greek and foreign tourists arrive in Crete to spend their holidays, making it the most frequented and beloved holiday destination in Greece.
Agia Pelagia is a lovely seaside settlement, located on the northern coast of the prefecture of Heraklion, among the trees and the blue Cretan Sea. It is a charming holiday resort, with many tourist facilities and one of the finest beaches in Crete. The central beach is well-organized with lounge chairs and umbrellas, where you can spend hours lying in the sun. The crystal clear waters of Agia Pelagia can offer you both fun and exercise. Along the coast of Agia Pelagia, there are many cafes, bars, restaurants and taverns, where you can relax and gaze at the magnificent view of the sandy beach and the blue waters.