8 days in Malia Itinerary

8 days in Malia Itinerary

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— 7 nights


Malia ©
Located in an area inhabited since Neolithic times, Malia serves as one of Crete's major party zones.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Malia: Fortress Spinalonga (in Elounda), Chrissi Island (in Ierapetra) and Rethymnon (The Venetian Fortezza, Rethymnon Old Town, &more). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Malia Minoan Palace, observe the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Voulismeni, and kick back and relax at Potamos Beach.

To see ratings and more tourist information, go to the Malia tour planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Heraklion International Nikos Kazantzakis Airport, Chania International Airport and Santorini Airport. June in Malia sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Malia

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Rethymnon, Heraklion, Hersonissos, The Palace of Knossos, Folklore Museum of Gouves
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Spinalonga ©
Fortress Spinalonga
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum