Sights & Attractions in Crete

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Name Category Location
 
Archaeological Museum
Standing in a class of its own, this museum...
Museums / Galleries Heraklion
 
Ayia Aikaterina
Nestled in the shadow of the Ayios Minas...
Religious Sites Heraklion
 
Ayios Markos
This 13th-century church (now an exhibition...
Religious Sites Heraklion
 
Ayios Minas
This is a huge, lofty, but ultimately...
Religious Sites Heraklion
 
Ayios Titos
A chapel to the left of the entrance contains St....
Religious Sites Heraklion
 
Historical Museum of Crete
An imposing mansion houses a varied collection of...
Museums / Galleries Heraklion
 
Koules
Heraklion's inner harbor, where fishing boats...
Military Sites Heraklion
 
Loggia
A gathering place for the island's Venetian...
Castles / Palaces Heraklion
 
Martinengo Bastion
Six bastions shaped like arrowheads jut out from...
Military Sites Heraklion
 
Platia Eleftherias
The city's biggest square is paved in marble and...
Squares Heraklion
 
Platia Kornarou
This square is graced with a Venetian fountain...
Squares Heraklion
 
St. Peter's
One of Heraklion's oldest monuments, dating from...
Religious Sites Heraklion
 
Ta Leontaria
"The Lions," a stately marble Renaissance...
Fountains Heraklion

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