Despite being the largest island in Greece, Crete doesn’t get nearly as much attention as its flashy neighbors, Santorini and Mykonos. But with literally life-giving cuisine, unique beaches, and monasteries that double as wineries (yes, really), Crete Island must be on your Greece travel itinera
Want to visit Crete, Greece? This Crete travel guide goes beyond Chania, Heraklion, and Rethymno to bring you the best places to visit in Crete. From local favorites and hidden gem beaches plus tourist faves like Balos, the pink sand beach of Elafonissi and more, here’s where to go in Crete!