Istron, Crete, Greece
A small low-key resort which combines the feel of a historical village with the scenic coastline that spreads in either direction. The ideal place to enjoy a relaxing holiday away from the bustle of a busy resort.
The coastline is 14km long and feature secluded coves and there are three bays within a km from the village including the Golden beach at Istron, Church beach and Karavostasi beach.
Visitors should take the time to visit the island's capital of Heraklion where there are plenty of historical sites to see including the ancient Minoan ruins and Byzantine churches. From Heraklion harbour it is possible to take boat day trips across to Santorini and Mykonos.
Heraklion Airport is approximately 73 km away - transfer time approx. 1 hour 15 minutes.
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