AutoRentals Crete in Agios Nikolaos
Agios Nikolaos is a cosmopolitan coastal town, the capital in Lasithi prefecture and it is 60 km away from Heraklion airport,
218km from Chania airport and 70km from Sitia airport.
Car hire in Agios Nikolaos
It is situated in the beautiful Mirebello Bay and it is surrounded by water on three sides, which means it is surrounded
by stunning beaches right beneath the town, the most famous being Ammoudara.
In the center of Agios Nikolaos, the town’s jewel is situated, a lake called Voulismeni, where according to the legend Athena and Artemis were bathing.
Strolling around the lake, in the many shops or in the waterfront is a very pleasant experience as well
as spending relaxed time in the numerous tavernas, restaurants, cafes one can find in every corner.
Although it is famous for its nightlife and cosmopolitan vibes, there are also places of cultural interest to visit such as the Archaeological Museum
of Agios Nikolaos, the Folk Art Museum of Agios Nikolaos, the church of Agios Nikolaos in Ormos, and the Byzantine church of Panagia Vrefotrofos.
Rent a car in Agios Nilolaos and we will meet you at the lobby of your hotel
Agios Nikolaos can be used as a great base to explore Lasithi prefecture and visit places like the nearby Elounda and Spinalonga,
Istron, Kalo xorio, Ammoudara on the east side and Malia, Hersonissos, Stalida, Heraklion and Knossos on the west side.
Kritsa is a close by destination from where you can visit the Ancience site of Lato and in the main street you will find many tradiotional workshops and taverns with Cretan delicatesen!
You can also venture inland and drive to Lasithi Plateau with your rent a car to Tzermiado, Psixro, Agios Georgios and other hospitable villages.
You can also visit the very beautiful places in Lasithi prefecture like Ierapetra on the south and Sitia on the far east and many beautiful villages between them.