Heraklion

Heraklion Localisation : Country Greece, Region Crete.
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Nearby cities and villages : Heraklion, Archanes-Asterousia and Malevizi.

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Heraklion Demography

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Heraklion Number of inhabitants163,115 population
Heraklion Population Density665.4 /km² (1,723.5 /sq mi)

Heraklion Geography

Geographic Information regarding City of Heraklion.

Heraklion Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 35.3387, Longitude: 25.1442
35° 20′ 19″ North, 25° 8′ 39″ East
Heraklion Area24,512 hectares
245.12 km² (94.64 sq mi)
Heraklion Altitude21 m (69 ft)
Heraklion ClimateMediterranean climate (Köppen climate classification: Csa)

Heraklion Distance

Distance (in kilometers) between Heraklion and the biggest cities of Greece.

Athens 320 kmThessaloniki 621 kmPatras 444 km
Piraeus 319 kmPeristeri 325 kmLarissa 536 km
Volos 488 kmRhodes 303 km closestKallithea 319 km
Nikaia-Agios Ioannis Rentis 322 kmCorfu 663 kmIoannina 613 km

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Heraklion Zone

Time zone of Heraklion.

Heraklion Local time
Heraklion Time zoneUTC +2:00 (Europe/Athens)
Summer time UTC +3:00
Winter time UTC +2:00

Heraklion Weather

Weather forecast for the next coming days and current time of Heraklion.

Heraklion Sunrise and sunset

Find below the times of sunrise and sunset calculated 7 days to Heraklion.

DaySunrise and sunsetTwilightNautical twilightAstronomical twilight
26 May05:08 - 12:16 - 19:2404:39 - 19:5304:03 - 20:29 03:24 - 21:08
27 May05:07 - 12:16 - 19:2504:38 - 19:5404:02 - 20:30 03:23 - 21:09
28 May05:07 - 12:16 - 19:2604:38 - 19:5504:02 - 20:31 03:23 - 21:10
29 May05:06 - 12:16 - 19:2604:37 - 19:5604:01 - 20:31 03:22 - 21:11
30 May05:06 - 12:16 - 19:2704:37 - 19:5604:01 - 20:32 03:21 - 21:12
31 May05:05 - 12:17 - 19:2804:36 - 19:5704:00 - 20:33 03:21 - 21:13
1 June05:05 - 12:17 - 19:2804:36 - 19:5804:00 - 20:34 03:20 - 21:13

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Heraklion Hotel

Our team has selected for you a list of hotel in Heraklion classified by value for money. Book your hotel room at the best price.

Hotel Hotel LifeHotel Life

Heraklio Town
Situated just 200 metres from Heraklion Port, Hotel Life offers quality central accommodation with modern amenities, including Wi-Fi access. The hotel is fully air-conditioned throughout. The well-appointed rooms feature a fridge and TV... view more
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€ 33
Hotel Pasiphae HotelPasiphae Hotel

Heraklio Town
Pasiphae Hotel is situated in Poros, very close to Heraklion’s airport and port. It offers a 24-hour front desk and rooms with free Wi-Fi. Heraklion’s centre is a 5-minute drive... view more
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€ 27
Hotel Poseidon HotelPoseidon Hotel

Heraklio Town
A 10-minute walk from Heraklion’s centre, hotel Poseidon offers panoramic sea, mountain, and city views. It has free Wi-Fi, and features a garden and air-conditioned rooms with private balconies... view more
Hotel Athinaiko HotelAthinaiko Hotel

Heraklio Town
Athinaiko Hotel occupies a central position in the heart of Heraklion, just a short stroll from the port and offers comfortable, en suite rooms. This friendly hotel offers a total of 40 comfortable and neatly decorated guest rooms... view more
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€ 30
Hotel Aquila Atlantis HotelAquila Atlantis Hotel

Heraklio Town
The recently renovated Aquila Atlantis Hotel situated close to the archaeological museum and Commanding a spectacular view of the harbour... view more
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€ 67
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Heraklion Nearby

Below is a list of activities and point of interest in Heraklion and its surroundings.

AirportAirport
  • Heraklion International Airport 3.3 km
  • Chania 92.8 km
  • Santorini 122 km

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