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ISO 3166-2GR-M
Cities and villages24
Number of inhabitants603,256 inhabitants
Heraklion 163,115 inhabitants
Gavdos 81 inhabitants
Area8,339 km² (3,219.55 sq mi)
Sitia 633 km²
Gavdos 32.4 km²
Population Density72.3 /km² (187.4 /sq mi)
Heraklion 665 /km²
Gavdos 2.5 /km²
Average altitude214 m (701 ft)
Time zoneUTC +2:00

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  1. Mediterranean climate 92 %
  2. Oceanic climate 4.2 %
  3. Humid subtropical climate 4.2 %

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Hotel Zozo StudioZozo Studio
Panormos Rethymno
Just 30 metres from the beach of Limani Panormou, Zozo offers self-catered accommodation with Cretan Sea views. The village of Panormos has a good selection of traditional taverns and water sports facilities... view more
Hotel Villa StellaVilla Stella
Renovated with respect to the traditional architecture, Villa Stella is a centrally located old building from the last century, with a perfect view of Kournas, Dramia, Kastellos and Episkopi villages The view also stretches out to the green hills..... view more
€ 50
Hotel Olympic HotelOlympic Hotel

Heraklio Town
Hotel Olympic is situated in the heart of the city of Heraklion at one of the most known squares, Kornarou Square. Hotel Olympic addresses those who travel on business or wish to enjoy some of their vacation in Heraklion... view more
€ 43
Hotel Knossos Beach Bungalows & SuitesKnossos Beach Bungalows & Suites

Kokkíni Khánion
Knossos Beach Bungalows & Suites lies on its private sandy beach. It offers 3 swimming pools and 3 restaurants. The beach is equipped with loungers, umbrellas and a bar... view more
Hotel Aquila Rithymna BeachAquila Rithymna Beach

Adelianos Kampos
Set in 80,000m² of landscaped gardens, this 5-star hotel includes 4 pools and 4 restaurants, located on a 500-metres long sandy beach. Just a 10-minute drive from Rethymnon Old Town, Aquila Rithymna Beach offers extensive children’s facilities... view more

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