Kokkini Hani Crete Greece Information

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Kokkíni Cháni is a beach resort located 14km east of the city of Heraklion, on the old national road from Heraklion to Agios Nikolaos. Its history as s resort stars in the late of 1960s when the electricity and telephone services reached this part of Crete, and the first hotels were built. Before it was the small fishing village with about 100 inhabitants.

Today Kokkini Hani is a peaceful resort with one of the best sandy beaches in Crete, the ideal place to relax and enjoy your holidays. There are some large and luxury hotels and many smaller family owned ones, taverns, bars, restaurants, shops, rent a car offices and travel agents who offer a wide range of trips and tours. There are also pharmacies and doctor's offices. On the main road there is a nice little church of Agious Anargyrous built on 1938.

Also in the village there is an archaeological spot known as Nirou Háni, where the archaeologists found a well preserved Minoan villa dating from the New Palace period.

Kokkini Hani, Heraklion

The idyllic beauty of Elafonisi, did this place very famous
Elafonissi is in west Crete, 75 kilometres southwest of Chania.
The Elafonissi area includes the beach, the islet 200 metres offshore and the shallow lagoon between them.
South Sea lagoons in the Mediterranean, with white sand and shallow water. Ideal for children!

 A Must See Place, if you visit Crete!



 

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