Ammoudara of Heraklion, amazing beach 2022

Ammoudara is a nice quiet place of Gazi village, the place where you can relax and have a good time, combining free time and good pleasure experience.

Where is Ammoudara

The place of Ammoudara is located 4km away far from Heraklion city center, obviously the first area you meet exiting Heraklion city to the west. It is the first closest place you can find a nice beach to swim when leaving the city, Gazi is the name of the area, just 10 minutes away from the city center by car, through the busy roads of Heraklion city!

Places around Ammoudara interesting to go

Gazi village is belonging to the Municipality of Malevizi, one of the largest in Heraklion prefecture. There are several places to visit when staying in Ammoudara! The magnificent area of Agia Pelagia with the beautiful beaches, the purples of Malevizi, is just 13km away far and 20 minutes by car! The second interesting place to visit is Fodele village and beach. The mountainous villages of Malevizi are very interesting. The village of Tylisos with the remains of ancient Tylisos is worth to visit. The village of Damasta, known as “Da Ma” in ancient Greek meaning mother land.

Where to stay in Ammoudara

There are several resorts in the area, places where tourists relax and have pleasant stay. Some of the oldest resorts are in the north side build, by the beach front and along the 7 km beach. Generally, you can find Heraklion ammoudara beach hotel apartments an interesting destination.

Interesting hotels to stay

Creta beach, Marilena, Marirena, Gorgona, Apollonia beach hotel, Akti Zeus, Dolphin Bay, Agapi beach, Candia Maris, Neptuno beach hotel, Maurakis luxury hotel, Petousis hotel, Santa Marina.

Car hire agency

car hire Creteathenscars is the oldest car rental agency in the area, it is located close to hotel Gorgona.