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Holidays to Crete

Holidays to Crete

Why Crete?

Popular areas to stay in Crete

Stuck on where to go? Check out the best resorts and towns to base your holiday

Key Info

Handy things to know before you go

Currency & Cost

The currency used in Crete is the euro.

£10 = a Greek salad and a glass of wine.

Languages

The most commonly spoken language is Greek.

Local Time

2 hours ahead of UK Time

Hotels in Crete

Browse a cracking selection of the most popular hotels in Crete

Popular holidays in Crete

Crete has something to offer everyone from last minute breaks to family friendly holidays

Things to do

Whether you're looking for a beach getaway or city break, Crete has something to offer every discerning traveller

Frequently Asked Questions

Summers in Crete are hot and dry, so this is the perfect time to visit if you’re looking to sunbathe, swim, or sightsee. For balmy weather without the crowds, you’ll want to fly over in the late spring (April–May) or early autumn (September–October). Hotels and flights tend to be cheaper then too!
Stunning beaches, gorgeous weather, and lashings of history – Crete is an amazing place for a holiday.
Crete has two international airports: Heraklion (HER) and Chania (CHQ). You can fly direct to both of these from a handful of cities across the UK.
Crete has a great public bus network that connects nearly all major towns and cities in the north. But if you’re looking to venture off the beaten path, or head down south, renting a car is the easiest way to do it. Some of the smaller villages and beaches along the southern coast can be quite tricky to reach without your own wheels.

Read More About Crete

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Weather In Crete

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