Destination guide

Head to the cozy city of Agia Galini

The ocean views, mountains and gardens are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Agia Galini. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Agia Galini

Travelers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Agia Galini has to offer. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Agia Galini is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Komos Beach (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Beach of Matala (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Mount Ida (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Rouvas Gorge (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Preveli Beach (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Kourtaliotiko Gorge (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)

Traveling to and around Agia Galini

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 31.8 mi (51.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Agia Galini?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 362 holiday lettings near Agia Galini. From 110 Houses to 146 Villas, 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 Agia Galini is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Plakias Beach: 2,040 holiday lettings
  • Mount Ida: 1,899 holiday lettings
  • Spili Monastery: 2,196 holiday lettings
  • Institute of Mediterranean Studies: 2,770 holiday lettings
  • Arkadi Monastery: 2,064 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Agia Galini 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 Agia Galini?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 110 Houses in Agia Galini. Our other popular types of Agia Galini holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 146 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 81 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 6 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 Agia Galini?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 172 holiday homes with pool available in Agia Galini. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.