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Take a day to hike the famous Samaria Gorge. It’s a World Biosphere Reserve, perfect for nature lovers and active types, and with around 18kmof trails to choose from, the whole family can take part regardless of age and ability – none of you will want to miss the spectacular views and rare wildlife.
If you prefer a more typical family holiday day out, Aquaplus is a fun waterpark with flumes, slides and attractions for all ages and dispositions! The kids will be kept busy and you can relax poolside with a well-deserved drink!
Mystery lovers can enjoy the fantastic live escape game, Escape House, in the centre of Heraklion. This family-friendly live game lets players solve puzzles and clues in order to escape various themed rooms. All ages will love this exciting real-life version of Cluedo.
If you love to shop, you'll love nearby Agios Nikolaos, where smart boutiques sit side by side with craft shops and traditional delis. Or if you’re more into bargain hunting, Chania Town’s market is a must for traditional clothes, jewellery and souvenirs plus authentic local produce.
Explore Crete by horseback with Finikia Stables in Hersonissos. Ride up the mountains of beautiful Crete, through lush olive groves, and stop for a traditional Greek lunch with spectacular views. This excursion comes highly recommended on TripAdvisor for all ages and is a highlight of Hersonissos.
For holidaymakers looking for somewhere a little quieter, the charming coastal towns Chania and Rethymnon are famous for their gorgeous sandy stretches and Chania Town itself boasts a wealth of traditional Greek architecture. Rethymnon is another cultured offering, which sits between Chania and Heralkion, and boasts a beautiful historic old town, pretty harbour and impressive Venetian fortress. It's a great place to base yourself if you want easy access to the best of all that Crete has to offer. If it's relaxed sophistication you want from your holiday then look no further than Agios Nikolaos in the Lassithi area of the island. This chic spot is unusual in that the resort centres on a picturesque lake, with a smart marina and the pretty Kitroplatia beach adding to the resort's attractions. Book your cheap flights from Thomascook Airlines and discover all that Crete has to offer for yourself.