Heraklion, located on the northern coast of the island of Crete, is a fantastic destination for sailing enthusiasts. With its crystal clear waters, beautiful coastline, and pleasant weather, Heraklion offers a unique and memorable sailing experience. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced sailor, there's something for everyone in this picturesque destination.

  • Numerous secluded coves and bays to explore
  • Spectacular views of ancient ruins along the coastline
  • Opportunity to swim in azure waters and discover hidden snorkeling spots
  • Relaxed and friendly local sailing community
  • Easy access to nearby islands and islets for day trips
  • Abundance of marine life for incredible wildlife encounters
  • Plenty of waterfront restaurants and taverns serving delicious Greek cuisine
  • Opportunities for both leisurely cruising and challenging open water sailing
  • Stunning sunsets over the Aegean Sea
  • Experience the thrill of sailing in the birthplace of ancient maritime civilizations
JanuaryMild with occasional rain15C50mm40%5 hours10 knots
FebruaryCool with some showers14C40mm30%6 hours12 knots
MarchCool and mostly sunny16C30mm20%7 hours8 knots
AprilMild and occasionally rainy18C25mm15%8 hours6 knots
MayWarm and mostly sunny22C15mm10%9 hours5 knots
JuneHot and dry27C5mm5%11 hours4 knots
JulyHot and sunny30C0mm0%12 hours3 knots
AugustHot and sunny31C0mm0%11 hours3 knots
SeptemberWarm and mostly sunny26C5mm5%9 hours4 knots
OctoberMild with occasional showers22C20mm20%7 hours6 knots
NovemberCool and rainy18C45mm40%6 hours10 knots
DecemberCool with occasional showers16C55mm50%5 hours12 knots