The capital of Crete and its administrative center. The biggest city in the island. Central Cretan airport is situated here. Heraklion is a really ancient settlement, its history will be interesting for everyone.
This place is situated in the former building of the USA military base, which itself is a curious fact. Also, it's the biiggest aquarium in the whole Greece. Here are presented all kinds of fishes and sea creatures, that live in Cretan seas.