Comparison of rental car and car rental from several businesses in the city Heraklion, Greece. Find the best prices for rental cars online. Comparing prices online can be very profitable, many smaller companies can only be booked on site.
Rental cars at Heraklion’s train stations, travel center and airports like Heraklion Crete Nikos Kazantzakis Airport 3 km (2 mi), Sitia Crete Airport 88 km (55 mi) and Chania Crete Ioannis Daskalogiannis International Airport 93 km (58 mi), HER and ferry terminals and ports (Liménas Irakleíou, Heraklion, Venetian harbor, Yacht catamaran marina). We have an easy and safe booking system of rental cars online. Search and choose your destination, search for country, city etc. and choose from the list. A car rental service where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. When you are looking for rental cars we compare these companies Firefly on Airport Iraklio, Avis on Airport Iraklio, Green Motion on Airport N Kazantzakis Main Terminal, Hertz on 34 25th August Avenue Iraklio, Sixt Crete on 93 Ikarou Ave N Nea Alikarnassos, Autocandia on Agiou Alexandrou Karteros, Budget on Nikos Kazantzakis Her Iraklio, Surprice Hq on Industrial Area of I Street 4th Square, GO on 1770 34 Iraklio, Thrifty, Europcar on Iraklio, Sixt Crete Airport on Kazantzakis Airport.
Facts about Heraklion
Heraklion (Ηράκλειο Κρήτης, Ηράκλειο, Irákleio, Heracleum, Khandax, Herákleion, Candie, Candia, Iráklion, Iraclion, Megalokastron, Irákleion, Ērakleion, Megalokastro) is a city in the municipality Nomós Irakleíou, Crete region, Greece. It is the county seat in the region. 1th largest city/town when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 7th largest town/district in Greece. Larger surrounding cities/communities are Rethymno (c. 32,500 pop), Gazi (c. 12,600 pop), Ierapetra (c. 12,400 pop), Néa Alikarnassós (c. 11,900 pop) and Agios Nikolaos (c. 11,400 pop). Located about 60 m (197 ft) above sea level. Small villages, communities and suburbs nearby are Gazi, Ierapetra, Néa Alikarnassós, Agios Nikolaos, Moires, Tympaki, Malia, Bendevís, Mastambás, Néa Alikarnassós, Néa Alikarnassós and Thérissos. Whether you are visiting the city Heraklion just for one day or for a longer period, there is plenty to do. Read more further down. With a population of 137,200 (2018) within its administrative limits. Nearby bus stops and bus stations are Bus Station Heraklion, Tourist Bus Parking, Heraklion Airport, Bus stop and KTEL. Get some tips on local companies in Nomós Irakleíou.
Attractions, Activities and Sights
Recommendations and tips on activities, experiences, museums, attractions, events, places and destinations in Heraklion you can visit during your stay in the city can be found here. Windmill are historical ruins of buildings and objects worth seeing and studying. Are you going on a golf trip and looking for golf courses? The golf courses, The Crete Golf Club 20 km (12 mi), are located close to the city. Want to watch a game or sports, maybe go to a concert? Close to the city are Pankritiko Stadium. Maybe see a local game of football?
Exciting antiquities, cultural heritage, ancient relics and older buildings that could be worth seeing are, Amnisos Villa of the Lilies, Minoan villa, Amnisos Sanctuary of Zeus Thenatas, Sklavokambos, Aqueduct of Lyttos, Axos, Nirou, CITY WALLS, Acropolis Smari, Lyttos and Minoan Peak Sanctuary. Want to experience historical remains? Shopping at a mall? Maybe at Talos Plaza! Natural History Museum of Crete, Saint Catherine Museum, Heraklion Archeological Museum and Historical Museum of Crete are located close to the town center. A day at the museums and art galleries of Heraklion? Wine tour and tasting in Heraklion? Vineyards and wine producers that are close to the the city are, for example, Mediterra Winery Creta Olympias S A, Titakis Winery, Domaine Paterianakis, Stilianou Winery, MINOS CRETAN WINES SA Miliarakis Winery, Digenakis and Rhous Tamiolakis Winery.
Notable cloisters and monasteries/nunneries are, Ierá Moní Savvathianón, which are close by. Experience an amusement park, water park or theme park, then there are these options, Theme Park Labyrinth, Cretan Thematic Park, Acqua Plus, Water City Waterpark, Star Beach. Looking for experiences and activities for the whole family? Karterou are beaches nearby if you want to relax and bask in the sun for a couple of days.
Fort, Castle and Palace
Knossos Palace are exciting, older, magnificent buildings such as mansions and palaces nearby. In the town center there are new as well as old interesting castles to look at, such as Temenos Castle, Koules (Castello a Mare), Church, Tower of Modinos, Venetian fortress of Palaiokastro and Knossos Palace. Koule are exciting old fortresses, strongholds and forts to visit.
Viewpoints, Gardens and Parks
Skinakas Observatory, Top of the hill, 3 windmills, Military area and Alter Turm schöne Aussicht are located within walking distance from the town centre, which gives you a complete overview of the city. Fascinating and fine plantings, green areas and parks that are located in the city are KTEL Park, Resting park with benches, Little park in front of Karanastasis gym, Cultural Associations of Estavromenos, Park with a view of the Cretan Sea and Park Katsampa.
Car rental in airports nearby
Car rental companies in Heraklion, Greece
AutoHolidays, Goldcar, Green Motion, Caldera, Enterprise, AbbyCar, Oscar, Surprice, Drive Hellas S.A., AutoCandia, Drive Rhodes, National, Avis, addCar, Vips Cars, Grentals, Alamo, Europcar, Centauro, Global, U-Save, SK Rent, InterRent, Thrifty, Rhodium, Sixt, Carwiz, Hertz, AutoUnion, Budget, Firefly and Payless are the companies we compare in the city and in the region to find the best price. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Heraklion Crete Airport, Chania Airport and Sitia Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.