Agios Nikolaos is a very famous coastal town on the Greek island of Crete, lying east of the island's capital Heraklion.
Aghios Nikolaos, with over forty years of experience in the tourism industry, is an international and cosmopolitan resort that welcomes thousands of visitors annually.
The lake is its most charming feature. This lake is connected to the sea by a straight channel, while its natural surroundings of red rock and trees attract the visitor magnetically. A walk around the shops of Aghios Nikolaos is an enjoyable experience. There are also bustling cafeterias, charming coffeehouses, taverns serving traditional Cretan “mezedes” as well as a variety of bars and discos.
There are a lot of beautiful destinations very close to Agios Nikolaos that you should visit during your stay in the city. The most popular destination is Elounda.
Elounda is a world renowned tourism resort located to the north of Aghios Nikolaos, having an indented coastline, shaded beaches, crystal clear seas, and a tranquil and heavenly environment.