Holidays in Ammoudara

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Top holiday (Flight+Hotel) £126
Family holiday (Flight+Hotel) £126

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Amoudara is approximately 5 miles away from the famous city of Heraklion, and is home to just over 3 miles of sandy beach, to which surging crowds of people flock during the high seasons. Located on the northern coast of Crete, this tourist hotspot is known for providing top-class comfort and amenities to appeal to every visitor. There, guests are certain to find traditional taverns, lovely accommodations, vibrant entertainment spots and gift shops that sell rare Cretan merchandise. As its beach was recently awarded a European Blue Flag, the Amoudara holidays offer unspoilt coast and captivating natural beauty.

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Amoudara Holidays: getting there

Amoudara is a five mile drive from Heraklion, either by bus or rented car. Due to its strategic location, the popular beach offers a quick route to Heraklion city and other nearby locations. To make the most of your Amoudara holidays, explore the region during the sunny summer months. This charming beach resort can be reached by bus from Heroklion Airport. One bus drops visitors off at the eastern side of the coast, while another travels to the western side. The region's time zone is EET - Eastern European Time.

Amoudara holidays: recommendations

Amoudara provides divers with the best in aquatic exploration - there are many diving spots to visit, and diving equipment can be rented. In addition, a variety of other water sports can also be enjoyed on Amoudara's wide beaches and calm waters. Holiday homes in the area offer cosy accommodation with great panoramic views of the Mediterranean. Want to sample a plate of healthy Cretan cuisine? There are several quality restaurants that serve delicious, savory Greek dishes. Classics to try include: Moussaka, fasolada and souvlaki. To see where the Olympic Games were born, make your way to the famous Panathenaic stadium not far from the city.

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