Getting to Heraklion
By air through Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos”: Services to Heraklion International Airport “Nikos Kazantzakis” are operated daily by Aegean Airlines and various regional flight operators. Flights from Athens [ATH] to Heraklion [HER], take approximately 45 min. Charter airlines operate direct chartered flights to Heraklion, daily from April to November, from major European cities. Heraklion airport: http://www.heraklion-airport.info/
By boat from Piraeus: Ferry services are operated daily by MINOAN LINES and ANEK SUPERFAST. Overnight services from Piraeus to Heraklion take approximately 10 hours. http://www.minoan.gr/en http://web.anek.gr/portal/page/portal/ANEK_prod
Local Transfers: In order to get to Kalimera Kriti Hotel & Village Resort from Heraklion International Airport, “Nikos Kazantzakis” (a distance of 42km) you have the following options:
A) In case you want to take a taxi from Heraklion airport to Kalimera Kriti Hotel & Village Resort you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting our workshop, a taxi will be waiting for you at the airport arrivals. For all the participants of this Workshop there is a special fare price of 48 euros including VAT (one way). Please have a look at their website: www.cretetaxi.com (Catching a taxi from the taxi rank outside the airport arrivals hall will cost around 60 euros)
B) Public transportInformation will be provided near the dates of the meeting.
Visa requirements: Citizens of the European Union or holders of a valid Schengen Visa do not need a visa to visit Greece. Citizens of all other countries should contact their nearest Greek Embassy or Consulate in order to obtain information regarding a visa to visit Greece. The organizers will provide any required documents confirming participation to the Scientific meeting only after registration is confirmed by fee payment.