Head to Gournes Port for a Relaxing Stroll!

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Discover a charming spot perfect for moments of tranquillity in Gournes, a part of the Hersonissos Municipality. Here, you'll find the former American base, featuring schools, the Hersonissos town hall, the HCMR (Hellenic Centre for Marine Research), and various other facilities.

For those seeking serenity, take a leisurely walk to the small port, a beloved gathering spot for local fishermen.

Just a stone's throw away lies the renowned Aquarium of Crete. If you fancy a bite to eat, coffee, or a refreshing drink, explore the nearby areas of Kokkini, Gournes, and Gouves—especially delightful during the bustling summer months, with countless dining and entertainment options.

While at the port, you're bound to encounter dog walkers and running enthusiasts of all ages, adding to the vibrant atmosphere of this coastal haven.

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