Lying just 10km away from the thriving town of Aghios Nikolaos, Istron is a working Greek village and a sublime holiday destination. Here you’ll find delicious local vegetation where cypress and olive groves decorate the village, making Istron the perfect place to sit back, relax, and let the stresses of home flow away. There is no shortage of restaurants and tavernas where you can grab a taste of Greece after a day spent lounging with the family on one of the gorgeous beaches. The town of Kalo Horio is just a few minutes’ walk up the hill and offers more traditional Greek cuisine and lifestyle, ideal for those wanting to soak up the culture of the area.  

A trip to the nearby resort of Aghios Nikolaos close to Istron opens up the more lively, tourist heavy side of Crete, where you’ll find abundant shopping opportunities, be it for gifts for those at home or mementos of your stay. The area also offers an impressive selection of nightlife options for those who are in no rush to head to bed. Trips to the windmills of the Lasithi plain and the lovely village of Ierapetra are also easily available.

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Heraklion Intl. Airport (HER)
The journey between Istron to Heraklion Intl. Airport (HER) will be approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes
A taxi between Istron and Heraklion Intl. Airport (HER) will cost from US $30.91

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