AutoRentals Crete in Milatos
Milatos is a picturesque fishing village located east from Sissi 6km and 45 km away from Heraklion airport.
Car rental in Milatos
Milatos is a very quiet village with pebbled beaches and a small port and it is a family friendly choice.
It is well known for the Cave of Milatos where a massacre happened by the Turks in 1823.
The cave is today open for visit and has a small church inside.
In Milatos there are a few good fish tavernas, a few restaurants that serve local food and a couple of cafes/bars, where you can have a drink and enjoy the relaxed pace of life in the village.
For accommodation in the village you can find apartments and rooms to rent and a couple of small hotels.
Also there is a big luxury resort hotel of Radison blu just outside the village .
We will meet you at the lobby of your hotel
From Milatos you can take your auto rental and drive to Agios Nikolaos, Kritsa and Lato( Lato was one of the most important Doric city-states in Crete) which is 40 minutes away.
You can also visit Elounda and Spinalonga.
It is also a small drive from Malia, Hersonissos and Stalida where you can go for shopping and entertainment.
From Milatos you can also visit Lasithi plateau with the cave of Zeus, Krasi, Mohos. The ancient palace of Malia is also a must excursion.
Heraklion which has plenty of museum, and shopping areas and Knossos palace can be another day trip you will never forget.