Introducint Aghios Nikolaos Holidays
Holidays to Aghios Nikolaos have been popular for a long time, and the resort is one of the most developed on Crete. Agios Nikolaos (or Ag Nik) is excellent for those looking for a busy holiday with superb night life, lots to explore during the day, interesting history, and of course a pick of excellent beaches.
A holiday to Agios Nikolaos takes you to a scenic port town on the Aegean along the eastern side of Crete, which is not only built around the coast line and port but Lake Voulismeni, a former salt water lake that was connected to Agios Nikolaos harbour in the late 1800s.
Couples will love the assortment of shops, tavernas, bars and nightlife, but for late night partying in this part of Greece, you should head to Crete's number one party town, Malia.
Everyone will enjoy the miles of fabulous sandy beaches around Aghios Nikolaos and the choice of accommodation to suit your cheap holiday to Aghios Nikolaos is extensive. There is an excellent choice of self catering apartments and studios, as well as catered hotels bookable with loveholidays.
Agios Nikolaos attractions
This stunning and unique location will not fail to dazzle you and is the perfect choice when looking for amazing Crete holidays.
Life's A Beach On Aghios Nikolaos Holidays
There is a superb choice of magnificent beaches on Aghios Nikolaos holidays; many mentioned here have been awarded the Blue Flag status, with an even more extensive choice of superb beaches found in Elounda and Kalo Chorio.
In the centre of Aghios Nikolaos is sandy Kitroplatia Beach, surrounded by restaurants and hotels, and the EOT beach boasts shallow water, a pristine sandy beach and a selection of water sports, as well as a mini-golf course, cafes, basketball court and huge swimming pool.
Sandy Amos Beach is close to the central shopping area and Ammoudi is small and the water deep. Havania beach is two kilometres out of Agios Nikolaos towards Elounda, and is a wonderful stretch of sand with good beach facilities. Near to Kalo Chorio and also two kilometres out of Agios Nikolaos, is Almiros Beach. The area is wooded with eucalyptus trees and rushes, and is where the fresh water river joins the sea. The endless beach at Almyros/Almiros, is excellent and well organised.