Asterousia Mountains in South Crete
Heraklion Mountains & Nature - The Asterousia Mountains in South Crete are a stunning range of peaks, with an average height of 1200-1300 m. The area boasts rugged geographical features such as cliffs, ramps, and gorges, perfect for exploration. Due to the low levels of rainfall, the vegetation is uniquely adapted to the environment. You'll find plenty of bushy plants and mountain goats living harmoniously among the rocks of Asterousia. Discover the awe-inspiring beauty of the Asterousia Mountains on your next trip to South Crete.
Explore the secrets of Heraklion!