Agios Nikolaos Holidays, Crete
Agios Nikolaos, sometimes spelt Aghios Nikolaos or just simply Ag-Nik, is different from any place else on Crete. It gives off an artsy vibe yet it has features of a very sleepy town. To add even more fun into the mix, the town is bustling with commercial activities despite its laid back nature. In essence, it's a medium-sized town with a small town feel.
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Situated near Lake Voulismeni as well as the archaeological museum and the port of Agios Nikolaos.
7 nights, 2 adults from only £218
Spacious accommodation perfect for families featuring 2 swimming pools offering great views over the Mediterranean.
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Walk, walk and walk
Ag-Nik is perfect for walking. Thanks to fantastic views, there are many different ways to approach your walking trip. In fact, you can choose from three different views of the sea: the lake and port, the Kitroplatia beach and the marina.
The lake-side view is a busy one with residents and tourists gathering around the cafes and restaurants. Here, you get a lovely view of the island of Agii Pandes.
The Kitroplatia beach gives you the vibe of being in a town centre by the beach. There are cafes, restaurants and several hotels and apartments in this location.
Shop until you drop
There is a wide range of items that you can purchase in Ag-Nik. There are woven fabrics, mugs, clothes, home décors, and food products – just to name a few. You can also purchase a couple of delicacies.
You can also head to the market to buy fruit and vegetables in the morning
Enjoy the beach
Of course, who would want to miss out on the beach? Here at Ag-Nik, there are different kinds of beaches to enjoy. When the weather is a bit windy, choose a pebble beach. For the sandy beach variety, one of the best options is the Almyros Beach.
Agios Nikolaos also has an archaeological museum for those who want to peek at the past. Ag-Nik also has a number of dining establishments that not only offer great food but fantastic views as well.
When you want your holiday to be slightly tranquil, but in a touristy location, Agios Nikolaos in Crete is the destination for you.