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Hand picked villas and personally inspected by our booking manager prior to being considered for our portfolio.

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Booking a villa is quickly & easily. You do not need to register with us in order to request a booking for your desired villa.

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A complete and dedicated management service tailored to your personal requirements.

DELUXE VILLAS IN THE SPOTLIGHT

QUICK FACTSHEET CRETE

Currency

Greece is a Eurozone member, therefore the unit of currency is the Euro (EURΟ €). All major credit cards can be used in Crete.

Religion

Religion in Greece is dominated by the Greek Orthodox Church.  The vast majority (90%) of the population is Greek Orthodox.

Area

Crete is the 5th largest island in the Mediterranean and  covers a total area of 8,336 km2 , with a coastline of 1,046 km.

Climate

Crete straddles two climatic zones:  Mediterranean & North African. The Crete climate is primarily Mediterranean with mild winters and hot summers.

Capital

Heraklion or Iraklio (Ηράκλειο) is the administrative capital of the island of Crete and is also the fourth largest city in all of Greece.

Prefectures

Crete is divided in 4 prefectures also called Nomos: From East to West the prefectures are Chania, Rethymno, Heraklion and Lassithi.

Visa

Visas are not required by European citizens from countries that are part of the Schengen Area. All other visitors might require a visa for visiting Crete.

Timezone

Eastern European Time (EET) is one of the names of UTC+02:00 time zone. The zone uses daylight saving time, so that it uses UTC+03:00 during the summer.

Main Airports

There are 3 main airports for passengers in Crete. Heraklion International Airport, Chania Airport and Sitia airport. (lassithi)

Main Ports

There are 6 passenger ports in Crete: Kissamos, Souda, Rethymnon, Heraklion, Agios Nikolaos and Sitia.

Emergency numbers

In case of an emergency call the Police 100, Medical services 112, Fire department 199 or coast guard 108

Highest Mountain

Crete has a mountainous landscape and the highest mountain in Crete is called Mount Ida (2,456 m /8,057 feet)

Highlights of Crete

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OUR DETAILS

Tsifliki, Lassithi, Crete, Greece

Netherlands
+031 (0)6 84622814
Greece
+30 694 616 5012
e-mail
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