For more information, visit our COVID-19 information page.
Find the trip that is just right for you now!
*Some hotels require you to cancel at least 24-48 hours before check-in. Details on site.
When it comes time to abandon the office and discover Panormos' delights, ebookers will be right here to guide you to the best available deals on everything you need for an amazing holiday.
Package your airfares and hotels for savings of up to 16%*.
With an extensive database of over 500 partner airlines and more than 500,000 global properties, you'll have plenty to choose from wherever you decide to go.
In need of some final encouragement? We're dedicated to picking out the best Flight + Hotel deals so if you happen to spot an offer that beats ours within 48 hours pre check in, we guarantee we will meet it and repay you the difference. That's our Price Guarantee.
Your travel desires are as individual as you are. From relaxed hideaways to heart-pounding adventures, we'll help you fulfil your wanderlust. Terms and Conditions apply.
It sits 180 miles south of the capital of Greece, Athens.
Want to see what Rethymnon has to offer? Found 12 miles away, Fortezza Castle is one of its top attractions.
What could be more rejuvenating than spending some time strolling by the water's edge? Plan an outing to Stalis Beach or Sidonia Beach for a sublime day out.
We all know that simply spending time in nature is good for your health. In light of that, why don't you venture 19 miles out of Panormos to Kourtaliotiko Gorge? Mount Ida, 14 miles away, is one more excellent option.
Wild about sports? Then check the event schedule at Pankritio Stadium, located 25 miles to the east in Heraklion.
How about visiting Church of Agios Yiorgos? It's a lovely place to pass some extra time.
Venture further afield and see what's happening in Melissourgakion, 6 miles to the south. Plenty of travellers come here for Melidoni Cave and Arkadi Monastery. Alternatively, Anogia is 12 miles to the southeast of Panormos. Head to this locality for convenient access to Agios Dimitrios Church and Sfendoni Cave.
Pátima, 20 miles to the west, is a great little excursion Use it as a base when visiting Argiroupoli Springs, Lake Kournas and Upper Town. If you're still not persuaded, other nearby attractions include Lower Town and Necropolis.
Tickets? Check. Passport? Check. But have you brought your appetite? With some delectable food and drink to indulge in in this destination, it's the one thing you really won't want to forget.
Looking for some insight into the regional food? We suggest you get an appreciation for chicken and pork, two staple ingredients which make up a variety of dishes here.
Don't pass up the chance to dig into pilafi kritis (chicken pilaf) or moussaka (minced meat and aubergine casserole). These much-loved dishes come highly recommended by the locals.
Dessert is always a good idea, so why not tuck into a little loukoumades (deep fried pastry with honey)? It's worth every single calorie!
It can be hard to separate the wheat from the chaff when it comes to quality beers, but one brew worth sampling is Neda. Grab a glass and bottoms up!
Start your night the right way with a drop of a local wine like Savatiano Retsina or Nemea Agiorgitiko. Taste for structure, balance and texture, or just have a bottle with friends.
When it's time to say "Yiá sou" to Panormos, don't worry — it will stay right there awaiting your next visit!
If you're flying in and out, you'll most likely be using Nikos Kazantzakis Airport (HER). It's 30 miles to the east. Pack your bag, find a convenient route and set your alarm!
The sooner you secure your hotel in Panormos, the sooner you can start fleshing out your itinerary! With no fewer than 28 places to select from, you shouldn't run into too many issues finding your ideal place.
Whether you're looking for a simple room or one with all the extra bells and whistles, this place can fulfil your needs. For a great night's rest at an affordable price, book yourself in at the Hotel Babis (Skaleta, Rethymno P.B. - 5167) or the Iliana Hotel (Panormo). But if you'd rather be taken care of while you're on holiday, the Grecotel Club Marine Palace - All Inclusive or the Kapsaliana Village Hotel may be more suitable. Just sit back, relax and let the expert staff at these upmarket hotels do what they do best.
^Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on ebookers.ie from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.