As one of many glorious worldwide travel destinations available you are sure to be delighted on your holiday to Crete; pack your bags and prepare to explore. Get yourself a special rate by booking your hotel and flight together and take full benefit of our package deals. SWISS Holidays has the tailor-made holiday package for you no matter whether you are enjoying a major life event in your life, in need of some well-earned family time abroad or if you desire sun, sea and sand. Whatever brings you to take a holiday in Crete; you can expect adventure, experiences of exciting local cuisines and vivid, awe-inspiring culture.
Your Crete vacation
Regardless of whether you are in need of a romantic getaway with your significant other, a well-needed break from work or desperate to unwind by the beach, Crete is the perfect holiday for you. With its exciting culture and endless beaches, this is definitely where great memories are made. Experience Crete for yourself and see what it is one of the most loved destinations all over the world.
We've collected some of the most popular sights, food and drinks to help you enjoy your Crete vacation to the fullest:
See the sights of Crete
One of the top priorities for a holiday to Crete should be the amazing beaches. Here you’ll find everything from sports, to cocktails and more than enough of places to relax. Next, be sure to visit and explore the beautiful coastline of the island from the comfort of a boat tour.
Taste the local dishes
When visiting Crete one of the most important points of the vacation should be the food and drink available. There’s no better way than to reflect on a long day of exploring the sandy beaches than relaxing in a restaurant with traditional cooked seafood. For a real taste of Crete, be sure to try a glass of Raki to cap off the meal while relaxing after an enjoyable day sight-seeing.
Top up on culture
Visiting the different culture available on your Crete vacation is the best way to round of your trip. The first part of your cultural journey should be to marvel at the dramatic Arkadi Monastery. Then, see the sights and see the ruins of The Palace of Knossos in Knossos.