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This is a pedestrian walk between the fortress and the morosini fountain. It is filled with many... read more

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Many shops and boutiques with everything you want to bring home ( magnets, Tshirts, olive soaps... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

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 1 week ago

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 Phil B
Reviewed June 14, 2018

25th of August Street is a pedestrian street, the most popular in Heraklion. It's a lively, busy avenue, with all kinds of souvenir shops, banks, trendy bars, and fish tavernas as you approach the Old Venetian Harbor. This is where you will find some of...More

Thank Mihaela L
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

A nice change from the hustle and bustle of the shops and restaurants. A beautiful scenic walk by the water especially during the sunset.

Thank GuiWong
Reviewed May 1, 2018

This is the main pedestrianised drag through the old town leading up from the harbour. It is full of bars, restaurants and tourist shops, as you might imagine, but makes for a pleasant place to stroll. There are historic buildings and monuments along the way,...More

Thank Dakles
Reviewed April 1, 2018

25th of August Street is a historic, pedestrianised avenue. Its origins go back a very long time and it is believed it was first created by Arab rulers around the 9th century. The street is a haven for pedestrians who can enjoy long walks to...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed February 9, 2018

I remember the days this was a busy street with traffic everywhere. Since it was pedestrianised I walk leisurely down to the port every time I am in Heraklion. Or go tho the Ayios Titos church in the square off the street. Thestreet is flanked...More

1  Thank AnnaMarkodi
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