Cheap holidays to Aghia Pelagia
The charming small coastal village of Aghia Pelagia is situated in a very picturesque bay, on the eastern coast of Crete, and is suitable for relaxing holidays with your family, your friends or your beloved one. Heraklion Airport is approximately 33 km away. During your cheap holidays to Aghia Pelagia relax, unwind and enjoy an array of stunning sandy beaches.
The beaches that surround the resort will be the main attraction of your Aghia Pelagia holidays. The main beach is a long sandy beach with sunbeds and parasols available for hire and numerous water sports to try out. The nearby beaches are very scenic and ideal to soak up the Greek sun; Mononaftis Beach is a good choice for scuba diving, Psaromoura Beach has shallow waters and is very family friendly when Ligaria Beach, to the east, is lovely and quieter.
Things to do
Aghia Pelagia has friendly Cretan atmosphere and many amusing activities on offer to enjoy during your sun holidays there. The surrounding area of Aghia Pelagia is extremely rich in history and hosts many archaeological sites to explore. During your cheap holidays to Aghia Pelagia among the must visit attractions are the following; the Minoan Palace of Knossos, the Museum of Heraklion, the Monastery of Savathiana and the traditional villages of Rogdia, Achlada and Fodele. A day trip to the cosmopolitan and historic city of Heraklion is a great opportunity to do some shopping, to visit the Aquarium and to enjoy a wide range of cafes, bars and restaurants during your Aghia Pelagia holidays.
The picturesque bay around Aghia Pelagia is lined with a wide selection of taverns and seaside restaurants that serve fresh caught fish along with Cretan delicacies and European menus to occupy every taste and budget. Nightlife is quite pleasant with few seaside bars but for those seeking for something livelier head to Heraklion city which hosts thrilling nightlife scene.
The tranquil town of Aghia Pelagia is the place where you will enjoy the most relaxing holidays to Crete. Book your getaway there with yourholidays.com!