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Crete Heraklion airport (HER)
Heraklion Airport is the second-busiest airport in Greece, located in the north of Crete. In 2024 Heraklion Airport will be replaced by a new airport near the village of Kastelli. Heraklion, Iraklio in Greek, has about 175,000 inhabitants. There are two airports on the island, the other is Chania Airport in the west.
Find out everything about your holidays in Heraklion Greece on our travel guide! Located between Rethymno and Lasithi, on the eastern side of Crete, Heraklion is the most popular region in Crete and also one of the most beautiful ones. What’s more, the Heraklion region is where the capital of Crete, Heraklion Town, is located.
Even though Heraklion Town is bustling, its history is still reflected in the townscapes! Strolling around the picturesque town of Heraklion Crete, you’ll see a beautiful Venetian harbor, a fortress, several fountains, a busy shopping center, and many squares. You’ll also find many Heraklion hotels, restaurants, bars and taverns- basically whatever you need to be entertained during your holidays in Heraklion.