Hersonissos or Chersonisos is a village situated between Heraklion and Agios Nikolaos. It is 2 km away from the popular tourist destination that has the same name Hersonissos, but is officially called Hersonissos Harbour or Limenas Hersonissou in Greek.
The village is consider as one of the most picturesque villages in Crete and it truly is. You will most definatlly enjoy a stroll around the narrow and colorful streets. There are plenty of eateries around especially in the center of the village.