Avdou village lies deep in the Cretan inland, right at the foot of the Lassithi plateau mountain range. Avdou is only a 15 minute drive off the Northern coast, 30 km from the airport of Heraklion and 32 km from the port. In the evergreen valley of Lagada right at the foot of the Lassithi plateau.Small village south east of Hersonissos 32 km from Heraklion. 16 km from a sandy beach. 30 km to the airport and the port in heraklion. There is a stable from where you can go on fantastic horse trips. Only 1 km from Gonies where are many amenities open all year around like mini markets, petrol station, butcher, taverna's etc.