Welcome to Central Iraklio

Wine also grows near Dafnes and Venerato southwest of Iraklio, along the main road to Matala and the south coast. A wonderful detour takes you west to the southern slopes of Mt Psiloritis, where Zaros is a charismatic mountain village known for its spring water and trout.

You’ll need your own wheels to explore this region properly.

Top experiences in Central Iraklio

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