Village Episkopi

The small village of Episkopi lies about 18 km from the city of Heraklion, 15 km from the airport and 9 km from the lovely beach of Amnissos.

This traditional hill village is full of olive groves and vine – yards. It remains relatively untouched by tourism. The village Episkopi that is found in the centre of roughly Crete, is a Marvellous base of actions for like natural, historical-archaeological and cultural ways.

The built-up core of Episkopi is traditional with stone houses and graphic streets. When you walk these streets you will be impressed with a large number of churches that you will meet (some churches dates back from the 14th century).

The village has mini markets, bakeries, groceries, butchers, Gas Station, Pharmacy, Clinic for first aid, dental clinics, bank, two taverns and cafes.

Pointer: 35o15΄47.88΄΄Ν, 25o14΄00.21΄΄Ε.
Altitude: 340m
Distance to another Place
Nearest Airport: Nikos Kazantzakis at 15 Km.
Nearest Ferry: Heraklion port at 17 Km.
Nearest Beach: Amnisos 8 km, Kokkini Chani at 10 Km.
Nearest Golf: Chersonissos golf at 28 Km.
Archaeological Museum Heraklion at 17 Km.
Κνωσός at 15 Km.
Agios Nikolaos at 69 Km.
Chania at 166 Km.
Rethymnon at 96 Km.
Vai 155 km
Matala 83 km
Fodele at 40 Km
Spinaloga (Plaka), 76,8 km
Matala at 79 Km.
Cretaquarium at 15 Km.
Water City at 5 Km.
Nearest tavern : 500 Metres.

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