Location & Directions
There are two ways to reach the island of Crete:
BY PLANE: There are two international airports on the island: in Chania and in Heraklion.
BY BOAT: From Piraeus port, daily departures to Souda port of Chania or to the port of Heraklion.
Chania Airport: 48 km (45 min. drive).
Souda Port of Chania: 34 km (20min. drive).
Heraklion Port or Airport: 105 km (80 min. drive).
From Chania airport or Souda port: Follow the signs to the highway in the direction of Rethymno. Take the highway. Upon reaching Georgioupoli exit, decrease your speed. After 5 km you will reach the tourist village of Kavros. At the second exit (at the BP oil station) turn right and drive for 200 meters, at the cross road continue straight, after 50 meters you will see Island Suites at your right.
From airport or harbour of Heraklion: Follow the signs to the highway in the direction of Rethymno – Chania. Take the highway. Pass all the exits to Rethymno and continue, headed in the direction Chania. After the exit to Episkopi, decrease your speed. 4 km later, on your right-hand side, you will see a sign marking the end of Rethymno prefecture. 2 km later you will reach the tourist village of Kavros. Keep your eyes on your left-hand side. The first exit is at the BP Petrol Station, there turn very carefully to enter Kavros and drive straight for 200 meters at the cross road continue straight, after 50 meters you will see Island Suites at your right.
Latitude : 35.3463211
Longitude : 24.3005899,102