General information about Irakleion
CountryGreece
Region Crete ESYE43
Region 2Nomós Irakleíou 45
Region 3Heraklion 9305
Population137,154
Visitors/year2,559,800
Time ZoneEurope/Athens
Cost of living in Irakleion, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $107 $110
Food $172 $312
Transportation $39 $120
Communications and utilities $55 $76
Clothing $23 $86
Sports and leisure $20 $74
Accommodation in Irakleion, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$107
Shared room in city centre$110
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$177
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$208

Popular places and attractions of Irakleion

Liontaria Square (Πλατεία Λιονταριών) Heraklion
Liontaria Square (Πλατεία Λιονταριών)
Plaza
8.5
Koules Fortress (Κούλες) Heraklion
Koules Fortress (Κούλες)
Historic Site
8.9
Saint Titos Square (Πλατεία Αγίου Τίτου) Heraklion
Saint Titos Square (Πλατεία Αγίου Τίτου)
Plaza
7.9
Pantocratoras Portal (Πύλη Παντοκράτορα - Χανιόπορτα) Heraklion
Pantocratoras Portal (Πύλη Παντοκράτορα - Χανιόπορτα)
Historic Site
8.0
Jesus Portal (Πύλη Ιησού - Καινούρια Πόρτα) Heraklion
Jesus Portal (Πύλη Ιησού - Καινούρια Πόρτα)
Historic Site
7.6
Ενετικά Τείχη Ηρακλείου Heraklion
Ενετικά Τείχη Ηρακλείου
Historic Site
8.0
Πλατεία Αγ. Αικατερίνης Heraklion
Πλατεία Αγ. Αικατερίνης
Plaza
7.7
Rating7.7 / 10 (13 reviews)
Details
Karavolas Park (Πάρκο Καράβολα) Heraklion
Karavolas Park (Πάρκο Καράβολα)
Plaza
8.1
Rating8.1 / 10 (15 reviews)
Details
25ης Αυγούστου Heraklion
25ης Αυγούστου
Pedestrian Street/Plaza
7.6
Kornarou Square (Πλατεία Κορνάρου) Heraklion
Kornarou Square (Πλατεία Κορνάρου)
Plaza
7.4
Πλατεία Σινάνη Heraklion
Πλατεία Σινάνη
Plaza
7.3
Rating7.3 / 10 (8 reviews)
Details
Port of Heraklion (Λιμάνι Ηρακλείου) Heraklion
Port of Heraklion (Λιμάνι Ηρακλείου)
Port
7.3
Karteros Beach (Παραλία Καρτερού) Heraklion
Karteros Beach (Παραλία Καρτερού)
Beach
8.5
Heraklion Lighthouse Heraklion
Heraklion Lighthouse
Lighthouse
7.5
Rating7.5 / 10 (19 reviews)
Phone+30 281 024 4956
Details
Eleftherias Square (Πλατεία Ελευθερίας) Heraklion
Eleftherias Square (Πλατεία Ελευθερίας)
Plaza
6.9
Palace of Knossos (Αρχαιολογικός χώρος Κνωσσού) Heraklion
Palace of Knossos (Αρχαιολογικός χώρος Κνωσσού)
Historic Site
7.1
Кносс (Κνωσός) Heraklion
Кносс (Κνωσός)
Historic Site
7.1
Ammoudara (Αμμουδάρα) Heraklion
Ammoudara (Αμμουδάρα)
Beach
7.8
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Parks, gardens and green spaces in Irakleion

Georgiadis Park (Πάρκο Γεωργιάδη) Heraklion
Georgiadis Park (Πάρκο Γεωργιάδη)
Park
8.8
Svoura Playground (Σβούρα Παιδότοπος) Heraklion
Svoura Playground (Σβούρα Παιδότοπος)
Playground
7.5
Πάρκο Νικαίας Heraklion
Πάρκο Νικαίας
Park
7.2
Rating7.2 / 10 (21 reviews)
Details
El Greco Park (Πάρκο Θεοτοκόπουλου) Heraklion
El Greco Park (Πάρκο Θεοτοκόπουλου)
Park
6.1
Κήπος των Αισθήσεων Heraklion
Κήπος των Αισθήσεων
Event Space
7.8
Winery Stilianou Heraklion
Winery Stilianou
Vineyard
8.3
Rating8.3 / 10 (19 reviews)
Details
Πάρκο Στράτη Περγαλίδη Heraklion
Πάρκο Στράτη Περγαλίδη
Park
Rating0.0 / 10 ( reviews)
Details
Κήπος Δημοτικός Χίου Heraklion
Κήπος Δημοτικός Χίου
Park
Λουνα Πάρκ Κατερίνα Heraklion
Λουνα Πάρκ Κατερίνα
Theme Park
Παλιά Αγορά Heraklion
Παλιά Αγορά
Other Outdoors
Park 626 (Πάρκο 626) Heraklion
Park 626 (Πάρκο 626)
Park
Rating0.0 / 10 ( reviews)
Details
seaside Heraklion
seaside
Park
Rating0.0 / 10 ( reviews)
Details
φεγγαρι Heraklion
φεγγαρι
Park
Rating0.0 / 10 ( reviews)
Details
Douloufakis winery Heraklion
Douloufakis winery
Vineyard
7.5
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Cost of living and prices in Irakleion

Restaurants

Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 6.5 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 26.1 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4.6 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3.5 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.5 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1.5 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.4 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.7 USD

Markets

Food Water 1.5 liters 0.3 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0.9 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.9 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.8 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.6 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 7.9 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6.2 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.3 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 0.6 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 4.4 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 0.9 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.3 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3.5 USD

Transportation

Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1.0 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 39.2 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2.5 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.9 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 19.6 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.3 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 13,929.7 USD

Entertainment

Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 28.3 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 10.7 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 6.1 USD

Goods

Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 65.3 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 24.7 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 63.1 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 72.1 USD

Accommodation

Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 208.9 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 177.6 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 333.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 325.0 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 94.9 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 15.6 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,064.1 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,044.7 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 780.9 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 3.3 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Irakleion

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Average high°C26232017151617202427292922
Average temperature°C23191613121213162024252518
Average low°C191713119910121519222215
RainDays2811151614128410092
FogDays32111144544636
ThunderstormsDays13444332210027
Average precipitationMm.165664899266532714310481
Relative humidity%61666868686666626156575863
Wind speedKm/h87899109867998
Day LengthHours13121110111112141515151413

Location on map - Heraklion

Location on map - Heraklion

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