The well respected sub-region of Heraklion has an array of wines known throughout the world for their eminence and distinction. As you embark on your travels through the wine region of Crete, we encourage you to explore these exemplary wines.

Heraklion’s sophistication and reach are due in large part to the grape varietals, the climate, and the attention from the winemakers of the area. These elements provide a style of wine found nowhere else in Greece, or the world for that matter.

We invite you to dive into the distinctive wines that make Heraklion a favorite for wine drinkers worldwide. Look through our site to discover what Wineries in Heraklion have to offer and take full advantage of this lovely region. Find out more about Wine Tasting and Tours in Heraklion.

This region is a sub-region to Crete. More information and facts about this sub-region will be added shortly.

Region Highlights

Surface:
Classification:
Grapes:
Types of Wines:

The Crete region

Crete wine region

Travel Guide to Crete Wine Region The southern edge of the Aegean Sea has the most famous and largest island of Greece, Crete (Kriti). The history of …

Read more →