Hersonisos attractions

Top Choice Museum in Hersonisos

Lychnostatis Museum

In a lovely seaside setting on Hersonisos’s eastern edge, this family-operated, open-air folklore museum recreates a traditional Cretan village with commendable authenticity. The various buildings include a windmill…
Aquarium in Hersonisos

Aqua World

Pet a turtle, drape a python around your neck or simply marvel at a venomous scorpion fish or brightly hued peacock wrasse in this small, private aquarium and reptile centre run by a friendly Brit. Almost all the an…
Cave in Hersonisos

Skotino Cave

Also known as Agia Paraskevi Cave, after the chapel built above it, Skotino is one of the largest caves in Crete and deliciously spooky to boot. A gaping arch gives way to a dark chamber as lofty as a Gothic cathedr…