All POIs in Heraklion

Heraklion Airport

Heraklion International Airport (HER), the biggest international airport on Crete. Another one is Chania International Airport (CHQ).

Archaeological Museum of Heraklion (AMI)

Since it’s long-awaited renovation (which Wikipedia obviously did not yet notice), the breathtaking, incredible Archaeological Museum of Heraklion (AMI) is simply one of the greatest archaeological museums in Europe. Get to know the complete pre-history and history of Crete here, you will not forgive yourself if you miss it.


Knossos is the most well-known archaeological site on Crete. It dates back to the bronze age and was partially reconstructed to give visitors an impression of how Minoan “palaces” might have looked like.