Destination guide

Why people love visiting cozy Tilisos

Enjoy the culture and other features of Tilisos. Travelers appreciate the coffeehouses in this relaxing city. Natural History Museum of Crete and Heraklion Archaeological Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Tilisos

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Tilisos has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Watercity Waterpark (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Cretaquarium (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Dinosauria Park (14.8 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Tilisos

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Tilisos. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ammoudara Beach (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Geoponikos Kipos (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Psaromoura Beach (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Mononaftis Beach (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Sfendoni Cave (10.6 mi / 17 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Tilisos

The nearest airport is in Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), located 8.6 mi (13.8 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Tylissos?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 621 vacation rentals near Tylissos. From 118 Houses to 188 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 Tylissos for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Agios Dimitrios Church: 1,125 vacation rentals
  • Tylissos: 898 vacation rentals
  • Tylisos Mansions: 896 vacation rentals
  • Cretaquarium: 968 vacation rentals
  • Palace of Knossos: 903 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tylissos 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 Tylissos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 118 Houses in Tylissos. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tylissos include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 188 rentals available
  • Villas: 265 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 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 Tylissos?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 298 vacation rentals with pool available in Tylissos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.