When you choose a breakaway to Gerani, you will find many fun activities and interesting attractions. A holiday rental home in Gerani will provide you with all of the comforts of home whilst serving as a home base for all of your adventures.
There are plenty of ways to spend your time whilst on holiday to Gerani. The beaches and warm weather provide the opportunity for swimming, boating, diving and fishing. Of course, sunning on the beach with a cold drink and a good book is another option. There are some beautiful spots for hiking, and horseback riding and cycling are also popular in the area. Those who enjoy shopping will find plenty of places to spend a day. From modern retailers to quaint shops, there are plenty of options in and near Gerani.
With many interesting attractions nearby, you will have plenty to do should you need a “break” from relaxing on the beach. The Gerani Cave is not just a geological attraction, but an archaeological one as well. Artefacts discovered in the cave are on display at the Reythymnon Archaeological Museum. The Botanical Park of Crete provides a gorgeous backdrop for a leisurely hike. Of course, those who enjoy gazing on a large variety of plants and flowers will also like time spent in these gardens. For a look at a dismal bit of history, consider a stop to Spinalonga, which was the site of the very last leper colony in all of Europe.
There are some fluctuations in the temperature based on the seasons, but Gerani is warm all year. During the winter, the average low temperature is about 10° C and the average highs are between 16° and 18° C. Spring begins to warm up a bit with average lows of between 12° and 15° C and average highs of between 20° and 23° C. During the summer, the average lows are between 19° and 22° C and the average highs are between 27° and 29° C. There is some rain each month, with the most falling during the winter months. During some winter months, it may rain up to 14 days per month.
The closest airport to Gerani is Chania Airport (CHQ), just 28 km away. While Chania is fairly well-serviced, some visitors choose to fly to Heraklion Airport (HER). Whilst this airport is about a two hour drive from Gerani, there may be more convenient flights. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.