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Konstantinou Paleologou, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 721 00, Greece
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All reviews watch the world the cliff bars and restaurants walk up two sides souvenir shops tiny church nice view fish walk around very nice place ag nik town ducks bottomless sea boats
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Reviewed 8 December 2018

Just had lunch nearby and then walked to the lake area. We walked up the side back to the top area and back to the buses from there. It was a nice view for pictures but I wouldn't spend more then 30minutes to 1 hour...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank oneinfivebill
Reviewed 26 November 2018

One of the best places on Crete. So cozy and safe absolutely mythical. We always leave a piece of our hurts here! We will come back,

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Meander819800
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Lots of bars around the lake. Nice place for a stroll round and walk up the steps to the top with some wonderful views.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Campbell120556
Reviewed 30 October 2018

The locals refer to it as “the lake”, and with a diameter of 137 metres and depth of 64 metres, the circular Lake Voulismeni is the focal point of the town. Surrounded by cafes and bars, it a picturesque walk and is one to see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DunelmArts
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We loved walking around this lake both during the day and the evening when it's lit up. Lots of restaurants around to choose from too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cynthia A
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

This feature is in the centre of the town and can be viewed from a multitude of angles. It is certainly worth walking around and also climbing the steep steps to the cliff top to see it from the higher vantage points too. Cafes and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

The lake of Agios Nikolaos town in Crete (Greece) is an amazing area to rest and have some food of drinks. Don't forget to get some pictures.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Demka98
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Nice to walk around the lake and have a drink in one of the many lakeside bars. Very pretty harbour with a couple of stylish shopping streets.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank juliaEastSussex_UK
Reviewed 21 October 2018

A short steep walk around the lake but views from the top are lovely. Lots of choice of bars and restaurants around the lake

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cappleton2
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

A lake near the sea and in the middle of the town.Lovely to walk round and great pictures day and night.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from SjulieFrijns | Reviewed this property |
Our hotel was in Stalis, like 10 minutes from Hersonissos. We drove about 40 - 45 minutes by bus to this city (approximately 50-60 minutes from Hersonissos). (!) The bus will stop at the bus station and you'll have to... More
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Response from madbur91 | Reviewed this property |
It’s really close and would be silly not to walk the odd 300metres to view it. It’s got some really pretty views