Where to stay around Agia Galini?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 252 holiday lettings near Agia Galini. From 106 Villas to 81 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Agia Galini is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Agia Galini?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Agia Galini. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Arkadi Monastery: 1,805 holiday lettings
  • Preveli Beach: 1,659 holiday lettings
  • Caves of Matala: 346 holiday lettings
  • Patsos Gorge: 1,898 holiday lettings
  • Spili Monastery: 1,946 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Agia Galini listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Agia Galini?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 106 Villas in Agia Galini. Our other popular types of Agia Galini holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 81 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I rent mountain rentals in Agia Galini?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 88 mountain rentals in Agia Galini. You have also many other possibilities in Agia Galini area, including:

  • Beach rentals: 82 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 29 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 14 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Agia Galini?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 141 holiday homes with pool available in Agia Galini. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Agia Galini, Greece your home away from home

    The Greek island of Crete is a popular destination for tourists and there are many wonderful resorts such as Agia Galini to be found. Located on the southeast coast, this town offers many exciting things for holidaymakers to do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas and apartments.

    Things to do on holiday to Agia Galini, Greece

    This resort has a sandy/pebbly beach with the opportunity to soak up the sun or take a swim in the Mediterranean Sea. Many watersports are offered here too including paragliding, jet skiing, waterskiing, wakeboarding and windsurfing. Tourists can also have fun taking a ride on a banana boat, rings or paddle-boat. With many wonderful views to enjoy the area also offers plenty of places to go hiking through the beaches, hills and villages. Holidaymakers can also try mountain biking here or charter a boat for some offshore fishing. There is plenty on offer here for sports enthusiasts with two golf courses on Crete. There are many places to eat at lunch time and in the evenings with bars, restaurants, cafes and tavernas serving traditional Greek dishes and plenty of seafood. The shops here contain a wide range of items such as clothing, jewellery, ceramics and other souvenir items. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and beverages from the local supermarkets.

    Places to visit on holiday to Agia Galini, Greece

    There are several interesting places to visit on the island including museums and galleries such as the Archaeological Museum, Historical and Folk Museum and Iris Museum. Numerous historic buildings are located here too including churches, monasteries, palaces and windmills. Visitors will also be able to see some great natural features on Crete such as The Cave of Psychro and The Samaria Gorge. Lake Kournas is a beautiful area surrounded by mountains and is the only lake on Crete. There are also daily boat trips from the harbour to Preveli, Agios Giorgos, Agio Farago and Paximadi.

    Weather in Agia Galini, Greece

    The warmest time of the year to visit Agia Galini is generally July and August when the average high is approximately 29 degrees centigrade. During these months holidaymakers can expect to see an average of 12 to 13 hours of sunshine per day. Whilst January is the month with most prolonged periods of rain at an average of 14 days, May is actually the wettest with an average of 115mm.

    Travel to Agia Galini, Greece

    Heraklion International Airport (HER) is approximately a one and half hour drive from Agia Galini and has flights to and from many European cities through airlines such as Air Berlin, Condor, easyJet, Eurocypria Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, Thomson Airways, TUIfly and Viking Airlines. Flights to the Greek mainland are handled by Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air and Athens Airways. There are counters in the Arrivals Hall for car rental companies including Avis, Autohellas, Eurodollar, Hertz, Sixt and Travel Star.

    Exploring the natural features in Agia Galini

    Travellers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Agia Galini has to offer. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Agia Galini is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Komos Beach (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
    • Beach of Matala (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
    • Mount Ida (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
    • Rouvas Gorge (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
    • Preveli Beach (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
    • Kourtaliotiko Gorge (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)