When in Greece, your trip list should definitely include Crete as it is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands, the 88th largest island in the world, and the fifth-largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, after Sicily, Sardinia, Cyprus, and Corsica. And the most exotic coastal town of this one, Malia is most famous for its crystal clear waters and its sandy beaches. So these were some primary information regarding all about Crete and about the town, Malia.
Now considering the traveling part as to what all you can do when you are in this beautiful small town Malia is what we would tell you about covering not only the beautiful beaches but also the famous beach-facing restaurants with absolute beauty and food which are a must-try, we would add all of those!
Malia Palace, Archaeological Site
Apart from the exotic nightlife of Malia famous for all those sand and sun views, Malia is also famous for its architectural view of the third-largest Minoan palace in Crete. This Palace of Malia is one of the talks of the town and people love to plan to visit here. This place is located 3km east of Malia. One can enjoy the guided tour and people who are a fan of Greek history, this place is all for them as this place is large enough to explore and clearly marked as one of the best architectural places there in Greece.
The wonderful and scenic Lassithi Plateau is located about 25km south of Malia and 70km west of Heraklion city. This breathtaking plateau has the view of the white, covered with canvas windmills which are really promising. Not only this there are only a few of these traditional windmills left that operate for a limited time or are located next to taverns as a tourist attraction. Nevertheless, a trip to the Lasithi plateau is definitely recommended by our team as it is one of the best tourist attractions when in Malia, Crete.
Beach Side Restaurants
Restaurants with the perfect sea view and the sunny vibe with beautiful cocktails serve as the best examples of being the most exotic as well as relaxing attractions when it comes to visiting Malia, Crete. The best beachside restaurants include the most loved by the tourists, Thalassa Bar & Restaurant which comes to be stated as the one of the most romantic and loved restaurants which offer great varieties of cocktails and food with the best presentations in Malia. Do not forget to check this one out for having romantic pictures clicked by the splashes of the seaside view, which is a treat to the eyes.
Coming to the end of the blog, we want to let you know that Malia has a lot when it comes to exploring, so this was just part one of this blog, stay tuned for part two as we will cover a lot more in there and serve you with the best-researched places.