Destination guide

The charming area of Piskopiano awaits your stay

The beaches and mountains create a pretty picture of Piskopiano. Travelers appreciate the sporting events in this romantic city. Palace of Knossos and Heraklion Archaeological Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Piskopiano

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Piskopiano has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aquaworld Aquarium (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Star Beach Water Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Acqua Plus Water Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Labyrinth Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Crete Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Dinosauria Park (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Piskopiano

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Piskopiano

Travelers love Piskopiano for its pristine beaches and island views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Piskopiano is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sarandaris Beach (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Stalis Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Cave of Psychro (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Public Gardens of Iraklion (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Geoponikos Kipos (14.3 mi / 23 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Piskopiano

Fly into Heraklion (HER-Nikos Kazantzakis), the closest airport, located 12 mi (19.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Piskopiano?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 410 vacation rentals near Piskopiano. From 66 Houses to 154 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 Piskopiano for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cretaquarium: 887 vacation rentals
  • Hania Gate: 806 vacation rentals
  • Knossos Archaelogical Site: 832 vacation rentals
  • Heraklion Town Hall: 812 vacation rentals
  • Kornarou Square: 815 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 66 Houses in Piskopiano. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Piskopiano include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 154 rentals available
  • Villas: 142 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 Piskopiano?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 214 vacation rentals with pool available in Piskopiano. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.