Best Hotels and Places to Stay in Agioi Deka town

What to Know Before Visiting Agioi Deka town

Agioi Déka, a charming small town situated in the plain of Messara, boasts a population of 820 residents and is located just 43 km away from Heraklion town. The town is built on the ruins of the ancient town of Gortyn, where the Holy Ten Martyrs were martyred. The primary occupation of the town’s inhabitants is agriculture, with a focus on cultivating vines and olive trees. Interestingly, the area is home to the oldest olive grove in Crete.

Apart from its rich history and agricultural heritage, Agioi Déka is also known for its breathtaking natural surroundings. The town is surrounded by stunning landscapes, including rolling hills and verdant valleys, making it an ideal destination for nature lovers. Visitors can explore the area on foot or by bike, taking in the sights and sounds of the local flora and fauna.

Moreover, Agioi Déka is home to a number of traditional tavernas and cafes, where visitors can sample local cuisine and enjoy the warm hospitality of the town’s residents. The town’s culinary offerings are a reflection of its agricultural heritage, with fresh produce and locally sourced ingredients taking center stage.

Overall, Agioi Déka is a must-visit destination for those interested in history, nature, and local cuisine. With its rich history, stunning natural surroundings, and warm hospitality, the town has something to offer everyone.

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Best Hotels in Agioi Deka town

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  • 9 / 10 ()
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  • 9.4 / 10 (25)
  • from 46 euro

Best Villas in Agioi Deka town

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  • 6.9 / 10 (364)
  • from 170 euro
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Best Apartments in Agioi Deka town

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  • 8.6 / 10 ()
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  • 3.8 km
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  • from 66.03 euro
  • 5.1 km

Best Holiday homes in Agioi Deka town

Gortis House

  • 8.8 / 10
  • Eparchiaki Odos Agion Deka - Vagionias

Set in Áyioi Dhéka, 43 km from Venetian Walls and 44 km from Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Gortis House offers air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony and free WiFi. With city views, this accommodation provides a patio.

The holiday home is fitted with 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with garden views.

The Palace of Knossos is 46 km from the holiday home, while Phaistos is 16 km away. The nearest airport is Heraklion International, 46 km from Gortis House, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

from

€51

/night

  • 70 m

Klados Home

  • / 10
  • Επαρχιακή Οδός Γόρτυνας - Ματάλων

Set 44 km from Heraklion Archaeological Museum and 47 km from The Palace of Knossos in Mitrópolis, Klados Home offers accommodation with a kitchen. It is located 43 km from Venetian Walls and provides free WiFi and free private parking.

This 2-bedroom holiday home will provide you with a flat-screen TV, air conditioning and a living room. Towels and bed linen are provided in the holiday home.

Phaistos is 16 km from the holiday home, while Museum of Cretan Ethnology is 16 km away. The nearest airport is Heraklion International Airport, 46 km from Klados Home.

from

€90

/night

  • 1.4 km

Gallery House Plouti

  • 8.0 / 10
  • ΠΛΟΥΤΗ Ισόγειο

Featuring inner courtyard views, Gallery House Plouti offers accommodation with a patio and a coffee machine, around 38 km from Venetian Walls. Including a garden, this holiday home also features a restaurant.

The holiday home is fitted with 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with garden views.

The holiday home offers a barbecue. If you would like to discover the area, hiking is possible in the surroundings and Gallery House Plouti can arrange a car rental service.

Heraklion Archaeological Museum is 39 km from the accommodation, while The Palace of Knossos is 42 km away. The nearest airport is Heraklion International Airport, 41 km from Gallery House Plouti.

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€49

/night

  • 3.8 km

Villa Fofi country house

  • 8.1 / 10
  • Vagionia

Villa Fofi country house is set in Vayioniá, 24 km from Phaistos, 24 km from Museum of Cretan Ethnology, and 48 km from Pankritio Stadium. The air-conditioned accommodation is 49 km from Venetian Walls, and guests benefit from private parking available on site and free WiFi.

The holiday home is fitted with 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with streaming services, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with garden views.

A outdoor play equipment is also available at the holiday home, while guests can also relax in the garden.

Nikos Kazantzakis Museum is 48 km from Villa Fofi country house. The nearest airport is Heraklion International Airport, 53 km from the accommodation.

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€0

/night

  • 6.4 km

PALIAMA BY THE RIVER

  • 9.7 / 10
  • Παναγία

Featuring lake views, PALIAMA BY THE RIVER offers accommodation with a patio and a coffee machine, around 41 km from Venetian Walls. This property offers access to a balcony, free private parking and free WiFi.

The holiday home is fitted with 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with streaming services, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with mountain views.

The holiday home offers a barbecue. A outdoor play equipment is also available at PALIAMA BY THE RIVER, while guests can also relax in the garden.

Heraklion Archaeological Museum is 42 km from the accommodation, while The Palace of Knossos is 45 km away. The nearest airport is Heraklion International Airport, 44 km from PALIAMA BY THE RIVER.

from

€72

/night

  • 6.9 km

Silva Luxury House in Mires (South Crete)

  • 8.3 / 10
  • Τσουδερου Μελχισεδέκ, 9

Situated in Moírai, 47 km from Venetian Walls and 48 km from Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Silva Luxury House in Mires (South Crete) offers air conditioning. This property offers access to a patio and free private parking.

The holiday home is located on the ground floor and features 2 bedrooms, a flat-screen TV and a fully equipped kitchen that provides guests with a dishwasher, a microwave, a washing machine, a toaster and a fridge.

The holiday home offers a sun terrace.

Phaistos is 7.8 km from Silva Luxury House in Mires (South Crete), while Museum of Cretan Ethnology is 8.1 km from the property. The nearest airport is Heraklion International, 50 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

from

€111.15

/night

  • 8.0 km

FAQ

Where is Agioi Déka located?

Agioi Déka is located in the plain of Messara, 43 km from Heraklion town in Greece.

How many inhabitants does Agioi Déka have?

Agioi Déka has 820 inhabitants.

What is the main occupation of the people in Agioi Déka?

The people in Agioi Déka are mostly occupied in agriculture, specifically in growing vines and olive trees.

What is the altitude of Agioi Déka?

Agioi Déka is 170m above sea level.

What is the oldest olive grove in Crete and where is it located?

The oldest olive grove in Crete is located in the area of Agioi Déka.

What is the archaeological site near Agioi Déka?

The archaeological site near Agioi Déka is Gortyna.

What is the history of Agioi Déka?

Agioi Déka is built on the ruins of the ancient town of Gortyn where the Holy Ten Martyrs have been martyred.

What is the average temperature in Agioi Deka town?

The average temperature in Agioi Deka town ranges from 15°C to 30°C, depending on the season.

Where is Agioi Deka town located?

Agioi Deka town is located in the southern part of the island of Crete, Greece.

What is the nearest airport to Agioi Deka town?

The nearest airport to Agioi Deka town is Heraklion International Airport, which is approximately 20 km away.

What are some popular attractions in Agioi Deka town?

Some popular attractions in Agioi Deka town include the Agioi Deka Monastery, the ancient Roman aqueduct, and the beautiful beaches of the southern coast of Crete.

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