Crete - the largest island in Greece and the fifth largest island in the Mediterranean - can offer the traveler countless experiences.
Cultural trips and trips to the Minoan era through visits to the archaeological sites of Knossos, Phaistos and Gortyn. Museums of various subjects, most notably archaeological, historical, newly founded museum of Nikos Kazantzakis, the Museum of Natural History (all located in Heraklion, Crete) as well as the Dominikos Theotokopoulos Museum in nearby Fodele. One of Crete's finest aquariums, Creta Aquarium, in Gournes, Heraklion, will enchant you as well as our young visitors.
Are you nature lover? Crete is the ideal destination for you. Numerous E4 hiking trails, gorges of varying difficulty, such as the famous gorge of Samaria in Chania, lakes of exceptional beauty, such as Agios Nikolaos Lake or Kournas Lake in Rethymno, caves such as the impressive Dikteon Andros on the Lassithi plateau. with the legend born Zeus are some of the hundreds of choices that are worth seeing.
The wine roads overflow with fine varieties of grapes and many wineries open their doors just a few kilometers away from Alexander House Hotel and invite you to taste their wine.
Visit the picturesque traditional small villages, stroll through the Venetian walls, walk through the countless streets of Chania and Rethymno and be enchanted by the stunning color palette that only the island of Crete can offer you.
Finally do not forget to wear your swimsuit and enjoy the stunning beaches with crystal clear waters. Tell us what is the ideal beach for you and we will guide you!
We look forward to meeting you in order to show you the unique Cretan hospitality.