01.05.19

Discover the family fun that grows under the Cretan sun

Crete is a beautiful, kid-welcoming island, with safe beaches, exciting sites, healthy food and facilities for summer fun activities:

  1. Perfect beaches

All around Crete beaches are shallow, warm and kid-friendly. In most there are all sorts of amenities and facilities. Look for one of the many blue flags around, denoting clean and safe waters, and enjoy an amazing beach day or five!

  1. Places where ancient warriors and princesses lived

The Palace of Knossos, the Venetian Castles in Chania and Rethymnon and Ancient Eleutherna are few of the sites that children will love, as they are colorful and exciting and can easily be combined with excursions to nearby beaches and beautiful towns.

  1. Marine life and the natural world 

The Cretaquarium, the Natural History Museum of Crete, the Aquaworld Aquarium & Reptile Rescue Centre are all filled with fascinating exhibits, that will make any visit to Crete fascinating!

  1. Hospitality and food

Cretans love food and their kitchen is globally considered as the healthiest ever, made of fresh local ingredients. Plus, Cretans treat their visitors, and especially children, with love and always honor their guests with the best seat at the table.

  1. Grecotel Aqua Park and kids’ activities

All of the Grecotel Hotels and Resorts, scattered around the island, offer an array of indoor and outdoor activities for children. And to top them all, a fun Aqua Park, The Kingdom of Poseidon, at the Grecotel Club Marine Palace & Suites provides kids with endless fun that will remain in their memories forever!