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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Natural Feature
“Old hippies destination. The caves around the beach were inhabited by hippies during 70's -80's. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Lodging
“Matala,is a village located 75 km south-west of Heraklion,. It takes 1 hour driving from Tsoutsouros. It is a safe natural harbor on the Bay of Messara, blessed with a gently sweeping sand and pebble beach. Also, there numerous restaurants and cafees.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Beach
“Matala is the famous village where the hippies used to visit during the 60's. A beautiful beach with interesting surroundings. Ideal for food also”
  • 38 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Car Rental
“A second example of Minoan civilisation, Festos is less developed than Knossos so leave more for your imagination. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Night Club
“Matala beach is well known since '70s when the Hippies were on the coastal village. It is worth visiting for an evening romantic drink or an afternoon coffee capturing sunset's colours. Moreover, the famous 3 days - 'Matala music festival' in June gives Matala an aura of the old times and not only! Enjoy music and dancing from International and local music bands! ”
  • 1 local recommends
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