Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Lygaria getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Lygaria with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Natural History Museum of Crete and Heraklion Archaeological Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Lygaria

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Lygaria has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Watercity Waterpark (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Cretaquarium (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Dinosauria Park (15.5 mi / 25 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lygaria

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lygaria is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Psaromoura Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Mononaftis Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Ammoudara Beach (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Geoponikos Kipos (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (12.6 mi / 20.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Lygaria

Fly into Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), the closest airport, located 9.4 mi (15.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Ligaria?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 355 vacation rentals near Ligaria. From 64 Houses to 139 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ligaria for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Ligaria?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Ligaria. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cretaquarium: 968 vacation rentals
  • Palace of Knossos: 909 vacation rentals
  • Museum of El Greco: 1,023 vacation rentals
  • Hania Gate: 877 vacation rentals
  • Panayia Akrotiriani: 884 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ligaria listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ligaria?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 64 Houses in Ligaria. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ligaria include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 139 rentals available
  • Villas: 119 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ligaria?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 127 vacation rentals with pool available in Ligaria. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.