Heraklion, the capital of Crete, offers an active and amazing nightlife all year round, even in winter. In the historical center of Heraklion, at the narrow alleys and the lovely squares, many bars are gathered and feature a wide variety of musical styles, from popular contemporary Greek and foreign music to Oriental styles and older songs. Along Korai and Milatou Street, you will find modern Heraklion bars with popular music and tasty cocktails, which attract mostly young people, while at the old harbor there are more alternative, historical bars.

Lovely bars, either lounge or active, can also be found in coastal areas around town. In these tourist areas, you can enjoy a charming evening by the seaside with incredible sunset views and lower prices than the bars in Heraklion town center. Some of the most popular Heraklion bars are 50-50, 258 lounge bar and friends, Tita Mpriki Bar, Dolphin Beach Bar, Ittar jazz bar and the swanky Veneto.

What are the best Bars in Heraklion? We have made a selection with the best 10 Bars in Heraklion and marked our favorite ones with a ❤.

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