Holidays in Aghios Nicolaos. The original Aghios Nicolaos in Crete, offers a mixture of natural beauty leisure facilities and ancient culture. From Aghios Nicolaos you can view and visit the lake, the beach and the Marina. Voulismeni, the lake, is very popular with both visitors and local residents with a well balanced mix of cafés and restaurants. The beach is of very easy access. Its waters are classical calm warm and Mediterranean blue with a wide range of restaurants snack bars and water sports.
Aghios Nicolaos shopping represents excellent value and variety.
Beaches in Aghios Nicolaos: Ammos is a sandy beach nearby the marina, Kitroplatia is a classic shingle and sand beach by the town centre, Havania and Ammoudi beaches lay on the the way to Elounda.
Aghios Nicolaos is at about an hour away from Heraklion airport by car or taxi.
There are regular bus services from Heraklion.