Hersonissos is only 26 km east of Heraklion and it is located between Anissaras and Stalis. Hersonissos is a famous tourist location because of all big hotels, bars and intense night life it offers. It is a top destination for young guests and those who enjoy parties until the dawn. Also, there are plenty of shops where guests can purchase souvenirs, clothes and everything else they might need during their holidays in Crete.
Apart from that, Hersonissos has a famous port (the port of Hersonissos) where visitors can take a walk. Also, there are many beaches, for those who want to enjoy the summer sun and dive into the wonderful Cretan waters.