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A great pedestrian street

You can find just about everything on this street: bars, ice cream/gelato (Davinci's), restaurants... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Atlanta, Georgia
An important link from the Venetian Harbour to the city centre

This road links the harbour with the centre of the historic town. Near the harbour are several fish... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ludlow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can find just about everything on this street: bars, ice cream/gelato (Davinci's), restaurants, cafes, shops, Lions Fountain, the Loggia, Agios Titos, ATMs, etc.

Thank Nina1940
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This road links the harbour with the centre of the historic town. Near the harbour are several fish restaurants. The pedestrian street is fairly narrow by the harbour and contains quite a few shops, mainly selling Cretan specialities. Towards the centre it widens to a...More

Thank PeteWLaw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lots of traditional tourist & jewelery shops here very narrow & busy when we visited but i would go again

Thank Lesley M
Reviewed October 8, 2018

if you like shopping. Must say shops in Crete do sell more interesting stuff than elsewhere in the world. The6 do have products made locally.

Thank tinkle_24
Reviewed October 6, 2018

25th of August Street (25is Avgoustou) was named such after a religiously driven slaughter on the feast of St Titus, 25th of August 1898. Nowadays it’s a full on tourist trap running from the Dolphin Roundabout across from the fortress down to Lions Square. The...More

2  Thank Richard_in_England
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Nice place to walk and see souvenirs, but be aware of scams and cheating (overpriced goods and cheating so bad that my wallet refused to open for hours)!

Thank marcin w
Reviewed September 12, 2018

This is a pedestrian walk between the fortress and the morosini fountain. It is filled with many shops and restaurants. It is nice walk

Thank perakash
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Many shops and boutiques with everything you want to bring home ( magnets, Tshirts, olive soaps, virgin olive oil ) etc.2-3 Tavermas also Just pedestrian ! From the Venetian port to Morosini fountain . Some banks also !

Thank fantueng
Reviewed June 28, 2018

The Pedestrian street connects the Venetian Port to the Morosini Fountain. Nice buildings and several souvenir shops.

Thank KarinAndFilip
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Every city in the world has one street that is iconic of the life people lead there. In Heraklion, this is 25th August Street, the central pedestrian boulevard lined with chic boutiques, souvenir and coffee shops, and epic architecture from the past. From the famous...More

1  Thank philbo45
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