Crete is a special travel experience, offering countless options for its visitors. Four counties, towns and villages, sea and mountain, cuisine and tradition, are not exhausted easily. Car rental from Imperial Car Rental Crete makes it easy to explore every corner of the island. Heraklion is the largest city in Crete. Heraklion Airport (HER) is just 4 km east of the city center, while the port of Heraklion is right in the center.
Whichever way you choose for your arrival, the experienced staff of Imperial Car Rental Crete will be there to deliver you the rental vehicle of your choice so that you can start your journey on the island from the first moment. Walk in the narrow streets of the old town of Heraklion, among neoclassical buildings, admire the Venetian Loggia, the impressive building built by the Venetians to use as a Noble Club, made by Morosini, who is also known from the Lion Fountain, located in the same area and visiting the medieval fortress Koules.
Having chosen the vehicle of your choice from Imperial Car Rental Crete, a company that stands out in the area with its new, reliable car hire fleet, you can easily travel all over the island. Go east to meet Hersonissos, the famous nightlife resort, with a remarkable market and dining venues with special culinary suggestions, as well as organized beaches that satisfy every visitor's demand.
Continuing east, you will reach Agios Nikolaos, the capital of Lassithi prefecture, a picturesque town built in the Gulf of Mirabello. Enjoy the beautiful beaches of the area and relax while gazing at Lake Voulismeni, which is legendary with a deep depth, a lagoon located in the center of the city and connected to the port of Agios Nikolaos. Head south to reach the Libyan Sea and find Ierapetra, the southernmost and warmest city in Europe.
With remarkable commercial and tourist traffic, since the port of Ierapetra leaves ships carrying vegetables all over Europe while during the summer period there are regular services to Chrissi, the small island with Kedros and the exotic beaches that it is worth visiting anybody who arrives at Ierapetra. In Lasithi is also the picturesque Sitia, a place for relaxed holidays, relaxing on beautiful, sandy beaches and enjoying the authentic Cretan cuisine in the traditional racade of the area.
If it is this city that you will use as a base for your excursions to the island, you will arrive by boat or by air. Imperial Car Rental in Crete, has the option to rent a car at the port of Sitia if you choose the first way or at Sitia Airport (JSH) if you prefer the second one. Rethymnon is another city of Crete that will enchant you with the picturesque view you will see. Venetian and Ottoman buildings in every corner have remained as signs of its history, while the whole city is under Fortezza, the impressive fortress on the hill of Palaiokastro.
Next to the port of Rethymnon, where commercial and passenger ships arrive, you will find the Venetian harbor and the old town. Walk to the scenic streets, enjoy delicious Cretan tastes in the taverns and swim in some of the beaches. Adelianos Kambos, just outside the city, is a highly developed tourist village with many entertainment options and beautiful beaches, where you can also find ketera caretta turtles.
In Chania you can reach either by ferry or by plane and rent a car from Imperial Car Rental can start from Chania Port or Chania Airport (CHQ). The port of Chania is located in Souda, while in the city you will be impressed by the Venetian harbor, where the old town begins with picturesque streets with countless architectural monuments and all that make up one of the most beautiful cities in Greece.
The beauties of Crete, its gastronomic peculiarities and the temperament of its residents, as well as the experience you will get from the car rental offered by Imperial Car Rental, are some of the elements that will make your trip unforgettable.