LOCATION AND MAP OF DAIOS COVE IN AGIOS NIKOLAOS, CRETE
Also known as the cradle of Western Civilisation, the island of Crete overflows with history, tradition and culture, a region blessed with abundant virtues and natural wonders. The centre of the Minoan civilisation, Crete is well known for its unspoiled beaches, its exceptional cuisine and authentic heritage; and for its fortresses, gorges and mountains and folklore tradition with its distinctive Mantinades poems and Pentozali dances.
Daios Cove 5-star luxury hotel in Crete welcomes travelers to the largest island of Greece and the fifth largest island in the Mediterranean. Make the most of your stay in Crete with tailor-made excursions, sightseeing tours and sailing trips to the island’s most renowned attractions and hidden treasures. Let Daios Cove beach resort in Agios Nikolaos lead you through the paths of history, introduce you to the Cretan way of living and show you the island’s unique heritage, fascinating secrets, enchanting nature and vibrant nightlife.
For the more adventurous souls, Crete offers a breadth of activities. From trekking and hiking tours through gorges and mountains to extreme water sports and exciting excursions, Crete is the place to be. So pick the location you wish to explore, grab a map and get ready to experience the most thrilling adventures!
TOWNS OF CRETE
The four major towns of Crete are Chania, Rethymno, Heraklion and Agios Nikolaos. Chania with its enchanting old town, the Samaria gorge and the Venetian Harbour; Rethymno with its Fortezza and the Preveli Monastery; Heraklion with the Minoan Palaces of Knossos and Phaestos; and finally Agios Nikolaos in Lasithi home to the fortress of Spinalonga and a number of famous archaeological sites. Crete also features numerous smaller towns, pretty traditional fishing villages and mountain settlements all waiting to be explored.