Aghia Pelaghia Holidays
An ancient Greek City dating from 2000BC was once on the site of Aghia Pelaghia and this was destroyed by fire in around 1200BC. At least one other city stood on the site of Aghia Pelaghia and was destroyed and washed into the sea.
Who wants to stay in Aghia Pelaghia
A holiday to Aghia Pelaghia is ideal for a relaxing stay in a picturesque sandy bay with stunning views. Due to the steep nature of the surrounding hillside, Aghia Pelaghia is not suitable for anyone with walking difficulties as many of the hotels are built on the roads up from the beach. There is a range of accommodation in Aghia Pelaghia to suits all tastes and budgets.
Things to do in Aghia Pelaghia
The lovely beach at Aghia Pelaghia is good for swimming with a variety of water sports, with sunbeds and umbrellas for hire.
The shops in Aghia Pelaghia cater for most things you will need for your holiday, including food stores, pharmacy and car and bike hire.
In the evening, nightlife in Aghia Pelaghia is based around the selection of tavernas and local bars with some of the hotels offering Greek nights with traditional dancing.
Places to visit from Aghia Pelaghia
Due to its position at the foot of the hills, Aghia Pelaghia is quite an isolated resort and car hire is recommended. For lovers of history there are excursions from Aghia Pelaghia to the ancient Minoan palace of Knossos or Phaestos and the historic towns of Chania and Rethymnon.
Book a holiday to Aghia Pelaghia
You can book a holiday to Aghia Pelaghia with Voyager Travel Direct. Holidays to Aghia Pelaghia are available 01 May to 31 October and you can search on this website or call one of our friendly Travel Consultants.
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