Holiday Guide Plaka, Crete – All Inclusive

Quick Details

  • Flight time: Approx 3 – 4 hours from UK
  • Time difference: 2 hours ahead of the UK
  • Language: Greek
  • Currency: Euro


At a Glance

  • Traditional Crete village
  • Protected local beaches
  • Superb area to explore Crete country life

Arranging a getaway with young children? Take a look at our fabulous assortment of family holiday getaways to Plaka.

What to prepare for

There’s quite a lot to think about while you are planning for a journey with the little ones. Even if you’re with a shoestring financial budget, you can indulge in some fitting hot sunshine on holiday.

Try all inclusive

One of the greatest things about our family holiday escapes to Plaka is they are All inclusive. It means you simply won’t have to do anything whenever you are on holiday unless you choose to, and you’ll rarely need to exchange any currency prior to going. It’s fantastic for entire families, as it means you don’t contain to bother about budgeting for endless cokes or extra ice cream at lunch.

Explore the area

When it comes to getting out and about on family all inclusive holidays to Plaka, you’ve got plenty of solutions. See the attractions, check out the adjoining area – or, in case you prefer to stay at the hotel resort, you can easily just sit back with a cocktail while the kid’s splash about in the pool.

When are you ready to go?

Whatever you decide, if you would like further advice and tips, browse our hassle-free guidelines. It’s got lots of details around the local area, and it is useful for planning your holiday getaway. Should you be raring to travel, you can find and arrange family all inclusive holidays to Plaka by using the search above.




Plaka Holiday escapes – Old fashioned Crete small town above Almirida

Plaka is a gorgeous tiny traditional community set around the hillside above the tranquil pretty fishing village resort of Almirida.

Plaka holidays all inclusive charm those in search of classic architecture and the simple pleasures of Crete small town everyday life, centred on simple cafes and tavernas.

Plaka breaks are set in a secluded and friendly hamlet with traditional vivid white houses, bright flowers, slender lanes and charming regional tavernas and clubs.

Holidays in Plaka experience a privileged position with fantastic sights inland to the vivid white Mountain ranges and down towards the coastline and huge Souda Bay.

A tiny distance away and raised from the sea Plaka includes an outstanding environment and is in a beautiful agricultural area producing olive oil, wine and vegetables.

Plaka holidays all inclusive – Protected regional sandy beaches and nearby holiday resorts

A peninsular protects regional sandy beaches and gives quiet translucent shallow beach, decent for paddling and water sports. Plaka sandy beaches are relatively small but uncrowned and enjoyable, making use of modest collection of excellent seafood tavernas by the beach.

The coastline here is an interesting mixture of shorelines, caverns and rugged outcrops. Tours link Plaka with the bigger accommodations of Elounda, which includes a good stretch of grey fine sand and shingle and plenty of water sport amenities and beachfront tavernas.

Holidays All Inclusive in Plaka – Amazing area to check out Crete country life.

Ramblers on all inclusive holiday in Plaka have numerous routes to choose from, both inland and along the region. The area is full of little streams, lush slopes, wild flowers, olive groves and villages which in turn include remained untouched by mass travel and leisure, providing walks which in turn range from relaxing strolls to more serious hikes.

Holiday escapes in Plaka should discover the amazing tiny unspoilt villages around the area including Kokkino Chorio, option for the film “Zorba the Greek”, beautifully located Drapanos, and Kefalas.

The island of Spinalonga is directly facing Plaka seaside and no Plaka family holiday is complete without a family trip from the day fishing jetty to see the Venetian fortress. Vehicles run for the cultural large towns of Rethymnon, to Agios Nikolaos, and to local villages.



Plaka Weather

April 68°F
May 75°F
June 82°F
July 84°F
Aug 84°F
Sept 81°F
Oct 75°F
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