Simple & effortless Taxi Reservation in Gouves
Located 20km east of Heraklion, Crete's Capital, lies the village of Ano Gouves. Often mistaken for the summer resort of Kato Gouves, Ano Gouves is built next to mount Ederi, offering a spectacular views.
Kato Gouves resort is part of a 6km long strip which combines the resorts of; Kokkini Hani, Kato Gouves, Analipsi and Anissaras. Kato Gouves is also located close the well known and one of busiest tourist resorts in Crete, Chersonissos.
Places to Visit in Gouves
The chapel of Agios Konstantinos and Agia Eleni - Located on a mountainside 2.3km outside Kouklia village is the chapel of Agios Konstantinos and Agia Eleni. Once a monastery, during the Turkish occupation of Crete, it was destroyed and used a barn.
Mount Ederi - With an elevation of 310 Meters, Mount Ederi or sometimes called Mickey Mouse mountain due to 2 satellite dishes on the summit that resemble the ears of the Disney icon, offers spectacular views Crete and Gouves.
Pano Gouves - The old, traditional village of Pano Gouves (Upper Gouves) is a few kilometers away, you will instantly feel like you have gone back in time while walking among these old traditional houses with flower pots in the windows.
There are also many beaches in Gouves ranging from the long sandy beaches with sun lounges and parasols to the more rocky areas offering more privacy. Artificial breakwaters have been installed in the area which ensures calm waters and little waves, perfect for children to swim and paddle without worrying about knocked over by big waves.
Whether you want to explore Gouves and see everything it has to offer or just want to return to your hotel after a long day at the beach, Crete Cab's luxury Crete transfers and Crete taxi services guarantee to get you there in style and comfort.
Contact us today to arrange all the details of your custom transfers.