The lectures will take place in the new elementary school of Zaros.
This location is marked on the map.
The room sits approximately 130-150 and this limits the participation.
Zaros (in Greek: Ζαρός)
Accommodation in Zaros
So far we have booked rooms at Hotel Idi and Pension Keramos.
Mount Idi (or Ida or Psiloritis -- in Greek: Ίδη, Ψηλορείτης)
Interactive map of Crete
Iraklio (Heraklion -- in Greek: Ηράκλειο)
Accommodation in Iraklio
Some people may need to stay in Iraklio for some days, before or after the meeting.
Some might prefer to stay there even during the duration of the meeting and drive down to Zaros every day
(an hour's drive; not recommended).
We have received special offers from the following hotels which are centrally located in Iraklio:
When reserving please mention that you coming to HARP 2006, organized by the Department of Mathematics
of the Univ. of Crete.
El Greco Hotel:
Room with one bed: EUR 32.00, two beds: EUR 42.00,
three beds EUR 53.00. Breakfast and all taxes included.
Single bed: EUR 61.50, two beds: EUR 40.00/person,
three beds: EUR 32.00/person. Breakfast and all taxes included.
There are numerous other options for hotels in Iraklio or nearby.
Travel links (no endorsements)
Bus service timetable from Iraklio to Zaros, and a map with the routes.
The map for the relevant bus station in Iraklio is here
(area: Hanioporta, in Greek: Χανιόπορτα). Hanioporta (or Chanioporta) means "gate to Hania" (the
next largest city on Crete, in its west end) and is a big gate in
Iraklio's venetian walls (15th century AD) facing west.
Taxis in Crete
Expect to pay EUR 40 for a taxi from "Nikos Kazantzakis" airport to Zaros, maybe a little more if you
have more luggage.
Usually there are taxis waiting just outside the arrivals room.
Always agree for your fare with the driver before the ride.
Flights to/from Crete