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Is Bali in Crete nice?

Bali is fine – like many places on Crete’s north coast, it has developed from a peaceful fishing village into a holiday destination that can be very crowded in peak season.[1]

Which town in Crete to stay?

The most populous cities of Crete lie seaside along the northern coast, most sharing the name of their province. From west to east, Chania, Rethymnon, Heraklion, Elounda, and Agios Nikolaos (the last two towns are both in Lasithi) are widely considered the best places for most travelers to stay on the island.[2]

Is Bali Beach Crete Sandy?

Bali has four beaches, which are formed in sandy coves with nice greenish waters. The beaches are almost always calm, since the bay of Bali faces to the west. They all are suitable for children and well organized.[3]

Where are the best beaches in Crete?

Balos beach. Chania. Balos is a fantastic location on the northwestern side of Crete, in the region of Chania. Elafonissi beach. Chania. Vai beach. Lassithi. Falassarna beach. Chania. Preveli beach. Rethymno. Matala beach. Heraklion. Rodakino beach. Rethymno. Plakias beach. Rethymno.[4]

Which is the nicest part of Crete?

What is this? The best place to stay in Crete is Chania area or western Crete that actually has the best beaches of the island and some of the best hotels along with the beautiful Chania town with its elegant restaurants, the picturesque Old Town of Chania, and the incredible Samaria Gorge (which you should hike).[5]

What is the most beautiful part of Crete?

Triopetra beach. Triopetra beach is best known for the three rocks found there, rising at the edge of the peninsula, hence its name. The White Mountains or Lefka Ori. Glyka Nera – Sweet Water beach. Margarites village. Myrtos village.[6]

Which is nicest town in Crete?

Chania Town. Chania, Crete. Chania Town is probably the most beautiful town in Crete. Sfakia village. Chania, Crete. Rethymno Town. Rethymno, Crete. Agios Nikolaos town. Lassithi, Crete. Anogia village. Rethymno, Crete. Archanes village. Heraklion, Crete.[7]

How do I get from Heraklion airport to Bali?

The fastest way to get from Heraklion to Bali is to taxi which takes 45 min and costs €40 – €55. Is there a direct bus between Heraklion and Bali? Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heraklion and arriving at Bali. Services depart hourly, and operate every day.[8]

What is the best beach in Bali?

Seminyak Beach. Jimbaran Beach. Sanur Beach. Canggu Beach. Nusa Dua Beach. Candidasa Beach. Uluwatu. Tanjung Benoa Beach.[9]

What is gouves like in Crete?

Gouves is a stretch of lovely waterfront 18 km east of Heraklion, and very near Gournes. The region features a great selection of beaches, plus a wide range of accommodations. This area, so popular with tourists, has everything you might need- restaurants, cafes, markets, and shopping, plus a medical center.[10]

How many days do you need in Crete?

So, the short answer is that you need at least five days in Crete to see a good bulk of the island. And if you have set your eyes on visiting every major attraction, think of two weeks at least. Let alone if you want to see all the island can offer. In an ideal world, you would spend at least a month in Crete.[11]

Can you swim in the sea in Crete?

The sea in Crete is warm in summer and swimming is always pleasant. The water temperature is 20 C in May, rising to 26-27 C in July and gradually falling back to 20 C in November. Even in winter the water temperature does not fall below 17 degrees, so you can swim in the sea in Crete all year round.[12]