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Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Heraklion?
If your trip to Heraklion is all booked but your travel itinerary is a little on the empty side, we can give you a few hints and tips.Heraklion Archaeological Museum and Natural History Museum of Crete are some interesting attractions that all travelers should make time to visit. Organize your route and spend a while looking around each one.Stop by Historical Museum of Crete. It’s one attraction you’ll usually find on travelers’ must-do lists. Koules Fortress and Heraklion Loggia are also nearby and worth checking out.
What are the best road trip destinations near Heraklion?
If you’ve crossed off all the sights in Heraklion, there’s plenty more on offer in the surrounding area. Rethymno is just 35 miles away. Travelers who head here typically have Fortezza Castle at the top of their itineraries.
Where are the best beaches near Heraklion?
Fill up with gas, put your seat belt on and get ready to feel the fresh salty air whipping through your hair. Heraklion offers some beautiful stretches of coastline, such as:

  • Ammoudara Beach (3 miles away).
  • Psaromoura Beach (8 miles away).
  • Mononaftis Beach (8 miles away).

Where are the best convention centers near Heraklion?
Here on a work-related trip? You’ll be happy to hear that Convention Centre Creta Maris has some excellent hotels and cafés nearby. It’s located 14 miles from Heraklion.
What kind of rental car should I get for Heraklion?
A rental car will help you get around quickly and comfortably in Heraklion. If you’re traveling on a shoestring and eager to stretch your budget, a mini or a compact is a great idea. These smaller cars are affordable to run and easy to park. If you’ve got the kids in tow, a full-size car or an SUV will give you room to move.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Heraklion?
For some of us, owning a prestige vehicle is little more than a lofty dream. But renting your dream car can easily be a reality! Imagine cruising around town in a swish convertible, even if it’s only for a few days. Or perhaps you’re just after a dependable set of wheels to get you quickly and safely from point A to point B. Extravagant or economical? Whatever you decide, there’s a rental car to suit you in Heraklion.
What side of the road do they drive on in Heraklion?
You’ll have to stick to the right while driving in Heraklion. In addition to that, exercise a bit of extra caution if it’s your first time in the driver’s seat here. Once you’re used to how the locals drive, you can relax and enjoy the scenery!
Is it difficult to park in Heraklion?
No, you shouldn’t have any issues finding a parking space in Heraklion. With plenty of places to leave your ride, exploring the best of this destination is easy.
Are there speed limits in Heraklion?
Speed limits vary around the city of Heraklion, but generally range from 50km/h to 130km/h. Most residential zones have a top speed of 50km/h unless indicated otherwise.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Heraklion?
Generally speaking, your rental car company will bill the fined amount to your credit card, including local taxes and surcharges. Otherwise, they may provide your contact details to the relevant local law enforcement agency, who’ll then issue a fine directly to you.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Heraklion?
If you have hands-free functions like Bluetooth enabled, you are allowed to use your phone while cruising around Heraklion. Just make sure you keep focused on the road.
What are the rules around drink driving in Heraklion?
In Heraklion, it’s a criminal offence to operate a vehicle with a BAC (blood alcohol content) over 0.05%. If you’re thinking of having a few drinks, it’s a good idea to leave your rental car at your hotel.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Heraklion?
Turning on a red light isn’t allowed in Heraklion. Always be on the alert for traffic signs and lights to ensure you don’t break any traffic laws.
Are seat belts compulsory in Heraklion?
Seat belts have to be worn in Heraklion. That being said, the rule may not apply for certain vehicles, like those operated by public transportation systems.

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