Crete in October: Enjoy a peaceful holiday during the pleasant autumn season

October on Crete is the perfect time to escape the crowds and enjoy a peaceful holiday. With the peak season over, you'll have the island's quiet and dreamy sandy beaches almost all to yourself. And as nature starts to recover from the long, dry summer, you'll be able to enjoy the island's second flowering and the breathtaking beauty of the landscape.

Book your stay on the island of Crete now and start planning your dream vacation during the warm autumn season in October.

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Have you considered visiting Crete in October?

If you're looking for a peaceful and relaxing vacation destination, the beautiful island of Crete in Greece is the perfect place to visit in October. While the temperatures may be slowly decreasing from the peak of summer, they are still wonderfully warm and perfect for enjoying the island's many attractions.

October is a great time to visit Crete for nature enthusiasts, as the occasional rain showers help to bring about a second flowering of the island's flora. This, combined with the cooler temperatures, makes it the perfect time to go on a hike through the island's stunning mountain ranges and deep gorges. You'll also have the chance to explore the island's dreamy mountain villages and ancient buildings.

Even though the beach season may be coming to an end, the water temperatures are still very pleasant, making it the perfect time to relax on the island's quiet and dreamy sandy beaches. With the peak season of travellers over, you can enjoy a very peaceful holiday on Crete in October.

If you're looking for luxury accommodation, we offer a variety of hotels to choose from. So why wait? Book your stay on the island of Crete now and start planning your dream vacation. Whether you're looking for adventure or relaxation, you'll find it all on our magical island in October.

Crete, GreeceOctober
Daytime temperature23 °C
Night temperature19 °C
Water temperature23 °C
Rainy days6
Hours of sunshine8

Experience your own amazing Crete in October

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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: