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Situated above the popular resort of Hersonossos, on the north coast of Crete, stands the beautiful village of Koutouloufari. The beaches and nightlife of Hersonissos are less than a kilometre away, meaning holiday makers have the advantage of fantastic facilities and activities right on their doorstep, whilst enjoying the relaxed, friendly atmosphere of this peaceful resort.
The temperature in Koutouloufari can range between 14-23° out of season and 26-31° during the summer months, perfect for topping up that tan on the beach and cooling off in the clear sea. Beaches to the western end of Hersonissos are longer with many water sports on offer and easily accessible.
In the evening you can sample delicious, Greek or international cuisine in one of the tavernas, bars, restaurants and coffee shops, washed down with a few drinks. If you wish to continue partying into the night, just head down the hill to Hersonissos for a fantastic choice of nightclubs and discos.
Koutouloufari can provide holiday makers with a few shops, supplying the essentials, but Hersonissos has a great range of shops and boutiques to occupy your day. Many holiday day trips are available from Koutouloufari, either by road
Koutouloufari is approximately 40 minutes from Heraklion Airport - 25km (15 miles).
Ideal for Couples
Whilst on holiday in Koutouloufari you could share a romantic meal for two, overlooking the sea down below, afterwards wander into Hersonissos for a great choice of shops, bars and tavernas.
Koutouloufari has a wonderful laidback atmosphere in the evening, with the added bonus of Hersonissos just down the road in case you feel like dancing into the night.
Although the nearest beach is a 10 minute stroll down into Hersonissos, there are a number to choose from, especially to the west side of the resort.
Great Day Trips
Day trips by boat or road are popular from Hersonissos, when holidaying in Koutouloufari. These include the island of Dia, the ancient Minoan palace at Knossos, Heraklionís archaeological museum, Samaria Gorge, the island of Spinalonga and even a boat trip to the island of Santorini. A great regular bus service operates to Agios Nikolaos and Heraklion.
Koutouloufari has retained it`s traditional feel with a handful of tavernas and bars built into the hillside above Hersonissos.