Things to see and do - Mália
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Mália Travel guide
Mália : Michelin's recommendations
Mália, a great Minoan city, remains little known. An impressive maze of levelled walls not only marks out the plan of a palace but a whole city of craftsmen. The main interest of the ruins resides in the fact that Mália ceased to be inhabited at the end of the second millennium BC, after the natural disaster that struck all of northern Crete, so the original layout of the city is not cluttered by later constructions. Mália appears to the visitor like a line drawing of ochre-red stone.
Tourist attractions Mália : Things to see and do
GR - 700 07 Mália
This Minoan palace, which was destroyed in c 1 500 BC, was smaller and less luxurious than Knossós, but similar in layout, built around an outer and a central courtyard. There is an enormous terracotta vase (pithos) 1.75m high, which could hold over ..
GR - 700 07 Mália
Near the palace, a Minoan roadway leads to a crypt. Steps at its end lead down to meeting rooms, still fitted with benches, which were probably part of the Prytaneion, where the magistrates met. It is flanked by storerooms. Other religious buildings ..
Mália GR - 70007 Mália
Prix Prices from : 87 €
Overlooking the Gulf of Malia, Sirens Beach and Village is surrounded by 42,000 m2 of landscaped gardens. It features 3 outdoor pools, fitness centre and beach bar. Its modern accommodation offers panoramic mountain and sea views. The units at Siren..
4, Math. Zahariadi St. GR - 70007 Mália
Surrounded by a lush garden and around 600 metres from Malia Beach in Crete, Hotel Malia Holidays features a spacious, free-form pool with a sun terrace. Guests can enjoy drinks, snacks and cocktails at the poolside bar. Fitted with stone floors and..
10 Vergidon St. GR - 70007 Mália
Offering an outdoor pool and a snack bar, Frixos Hotel is in Malia Town, just a short walk from Malia Beach. It features accommodation with views over the garden and the pool. Free WiFi is available in public areas. All rooms, studios and 1-bedroom ..