Aspros Potamos
East Crete
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The small and hospitable Aspros Potamos is located at Makriyialos Village  with views to the valley, 25 km from Ierapetra.

How To Get There

By Air 
From May through mid-October there are direct charter flights to Sitia (35 km from the village) and, more frequently, to the capital Heraklion (120 km). Tickets can be bought in advance for almost all flights from via our  partner website.

By Sea
"The journey is the thing". A superb way of enjoying the journey to Crete is to fly to Athens and take the ferry from Piraeus (Pireas) - the port serving Athens. A still-romantic way to travel by the overnight ferry from Piraeus  to Heraklion Port (101km). Tickets can be bought in advance for all ferries via our partner website.

By Car
If you want to explore the region while you're here, we recommend that you rent a car, other means of transport are limited and/or infrequent. We suggest our sister website, which offers competitive prices and you can collect your car at either airport.

By Taxi
Book your transfer online easily and safely from the airport or port to any location via our website

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  • Closest Shops - 1km
  • Closest Beach - 1 km
  • Closest Restaurants - 1 km
  • Heraklion Town & Airport - 120 km
  • Chania Airport - 262 km
  • Ierapetra Town - 25 km
  • Sitia Town & Airport - 35 km
  • Agios Nikolaos Town - 55 km
  • Elounda Village - 65 km
  • Rethimno Town - 195 km
  • Xerokambos Village - 44 km
  • Kato Zakros Village - 60 km
  • Moni Kapsa - 4 km
  • Moni Toplou - 48 km
  • Knossos Minoan Palace - 120 km
  • Vai Beach - 56 km
Hotel Information Recommended For
Type: Houses Eco :
Rooms: 10 Architecture & style :
Pool: No Rural :
Dining: Breakfast (extra) Family hospitality :
Children: Yes, Welcome Mountain :
Closed: Never Mountain :

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