Crete in March: Find your zen away from the crowds

In March, when Crete's mild winter slowly gives way to spring, our island is transformed into a fantastic sea of flowers. Violet thyme, blue oregano, yellow wood sorrel and red and yellow nocturnal flowers literally compete with each other. This is an ideal time for those who want to avoid the hustle and bustle of the high season and discover the island's original character.

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Is Crete worth a visit in March?

As the winter slowly fades away and the first signs of spring begin to emerge on the island of Crete, a stunning array of flowers burst into bloom. From the delicate violet hues of thyme to the bright yellow of wood sorrel, the vibrant colors of Crete's flora are a sight to behold.

March is the perfect time to visit if you're seeking a peaceful getaway and the opportunity to discover the island's true character. With the crowds of the high season yet to arrive, you'll have the chance to explore Crete's ancient ruins, charming villages, and diverse natural beauty at your leisure.

But the island of Crete isn't just a destination for those interested in history and culture. With its mild weather and rising water temperatures, it's also the perfect place for a beach holiday or an active adventure.

So why wait? Start planning your dream vacation on the beautiful island of Crete today. Book now and experience the magic of Crete in March.

Crete, GreeceMarch
Daytime temperature19 °C
Night temperature11 °C
Water temperature17 °C
Rainy days7
Hours of sunshine7

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When is the best time to travel to Crete?

The island of Crete in Greece is a oasis of relaxation for all seasons. Please select your desired travel month to see for yourself: