Destination guide

Why people love visiting cozy Tilisos

Enjoy the culture and other features of Tilisos. Travelers appreciate the coffeehouses in this relaxing city. Natural History Museum of Crete and Heraklion Archaeological Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Tilisos

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Tilisos has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Watercity Waterpark (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Cretaquarium (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Dinosauria Park (14.8 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Tilisos

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Tilisos. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ammoudara Beach (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Geoponikos Kipos (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Psaromoura Beach (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Mononaftis Beach (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (10.6 mi / 17 km)

How to get to and around Tilisos

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 8.6 mi (13.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Tylissos?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 622 holiday lettings near Tylissos. From 132 Houses to 187 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Tylissos is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tylissos?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Tylissos. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Agios Dimitrios Church: 1,096 holiday lettings
  • Tylissos: 858 holiday lettings
  • Mount Ida: 1,899 holiday lettings
  • Arkadi Monastery: 2,064 holiday lettings
  • Bembo Fountain: 808 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tylissos listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Tylissos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 132 Houses in Tylissos. Our other popular types of Tylissos holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 187 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 258 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tylissos?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 304 holiday homes with pool available in Tylissos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.