Flying from Heraklion
Heraklion International Airport Information
Heraklion International Airport (HER), also known as Nikos Kazantzakis, is the second busiest airport in Greece, serving about 5.5 million passengers annually. The airport is named after the Greek philosopher and writer of the same name who was born in the city. The passenger terminal offers a variety of facilities including a duty-free store, a bank, currency exchange services, information desk, medical facility, and car and bike rental offices.
To manage passenger crowds during the summer months, a new airport at Kastelli Pediados is currently under construction. The new facility is expected to be completed in 2015, at which time operations at Heraklion International Airport will cease.
Getting to the Airport in Heraklion
From the city center, it takes about 7 minutes to travel by taxi to Heraklion International Airport. Visitors can save money by taking a bus instead, which is comparatively less expensive. From bus station A in Heraklion, visitors can travel by bus to Heraklion Airport, with a journey time of about 20 minutes.
Arriving in Nuremberg
Your tickets to Nuremberg will give you access to a town full of rich history and tradition that is still embraced by locals. In this city you’ll witness medieval castles, intricate churches, vibrant festivals, and fascinating museums.
First Time in Nuremberg
The Kaiserburg castle is a first stop for many tourists when they step off of their flights to Nuremberg. This iconic castle is visible from most spots within the city. The Hauptmarkt is Nuremberg’s bustling city square that hosts the Christmas Market each year and is surrounded by beautiful examples of Gothic architecture. This area can be a good place to find cheap hotels in Nuremberg during the off-season.
Booking guided tours can be a great starting point when you travel to Nuremberg. Take a walking tour through the Altstadt and view buildings from the Middle Ages and Renaissance periods, including the castle. Once you have found your bearings, enjoy a ballet at the Staatstheater.
Making the Most of Your Nuremberg Holiday
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