Héraklion, la capitale de l’île de la Crète, est une ville vivante et culturelle constituant la cœur des expériences Crétois les plus authentiques que la vie pourrait nous offrir. Quotidiennement, centaines de visiteurs arrivent à Héraklion et découvrent les traits d’un passé excitant qui les rend curieux concernant son histoire unique et sa tradition gastronomique.

Legacy Gastro Suites situé à la Place Eleftherias centrale est entouré par des légendes du Château Koules, de l’unicité des Murs Vénitiens et des trésors gardés au Musée Archéologique magnifique qui accueillit les mystères de la Civilisation Minoenne. Dans la même région, un tour au Marché Central joignant une gamme de couleurs, d’odeurs et des goûts séduit vos sens et vous rend curieux concernant la cuisine locale.

Ayant la flore et des traditions parmi les plus vivantes en Europe, notre île a été honoré par l’UNESCO qui a décrit l’alimentation Crétoise comme un patrimoine culturel immatériel pour l’Humanité. La terre de la Crète est intacte et fertile et la culture alimentaire s’y met en contact avec les sentiments d’accueil les plus authentiques L’hôtel Legacy Gastro est fier de présenter les goûts emblématiques de la tradition locale, ainsi que le trésor gastronomique de la Grèce.

Directions for easy access to Legacy Gastro Suites

Please find here below detailed instructions for easy access to Legacy Gastro Suites from the airport and the harbor of Heraklion, as well as detailed driving instructions from eastern and western Crete.

FROM HERAKLION AIRPORT (HER) - NIKOS KAZANTZAKIS:

By car:
Coming out from the airport area, head right (west) towards the city center where you find Ikarou Ave.
You will cross several traffic lights but you must always head straight to the city centre and the Archaelogical Museum.
When you see on your right the museum and on your left Eleftherias Square, turn left on the roundabout, and drive along the square. At the Stop sign, head straight to Pediados St. Legacy Gastro Suites is on your right.
Please, use the map as a reference.
 
By bus:
Just outside the airport, opposite the Arrivals Gate, you will find the bus stop. Any bus that has direction to the city center is convenient. The stop you should get off is Liberty Square ("Eleftherias" Square). Once you get there, you will see the Legacy Gastro Suites.

FROM HERAKLION HARBOR:

By car:
Coming out from the port, head straight towards Ethnikis Antistaseos Ave. At the first traffic lights turn right (Ikarou Ave.) and continue straight for about 2 km.
When you see on your right the museum and on your left Eleftherias Square, turn left on the roundabout, and drive along the square. At the Stop sign, head straight to Pediados St. Legacy Gastro Suites is on your right.

DRIVING FROM EASTERN CRETE (Agios Nikolaos, Ierapetra):

From the National Highway E-75 direction to Heraklion
  1. Take the exit for Heraklion/ Knossos/ Ηράκλειο/ Κνωσσός (ramp on the right) to Heraklion.
  2. At the end of the ramp turn right at traffic lights to Heraklion.
  3. Drive straight (this is Knossou Ave./ Λεωφόρος Κνωσσού) through next traffic lights.
  4. After the traffic lights in about 200 m veer to the right onto the overpass (overhead sign towards Centre/Κέντρο, Chania, Rethymnon, Moires).
  5. You will enter Dimokratias Avenue/Λεωφόρος Δημοκρατίας at the end of the overpass (traffic lights).
  6. Continue on the Avenue until you reach Eleftherias Square
  7. Legacy Gastro Suites is on your right.

DRIVING FROM WESTERN CRETE (Rethimnon, Chania):

From the National Highway E-75 direction to Heraklion

  1. Take the exit for Heraklion/ Knossos/ Ηράκλειο/ Κνωσσός (ramp is on the right, going uphill) to Heraklion.
  2. At the top of the ramp (traffic lights) turn left (you will be on the bridge overpassing the highway) to Heraklion.
  3. Continue straight to the end of the downhill to next traffic lights. At lights turn left (this is Knossou Ave./Λεωφόρος Κνωσσού).
  4. After the traffic lights in about 200 m veer to the right onto the overpass (overhead sign towards Centre/Κέντρο, Chania, Rethymnon, Moires).
  5. You will enter Dimokratias Ave./Λεωφόρος Δημοκρατίας at the end of the overpass (traffic lights).
  6. Continue on the Avenue until you reach Eleftherias Square.
  7. Legacy Gastro Suites is on your right.