Gouves is a large area that belongs to the municipality Peninsula. Located 18 km east of Heraklion, 17,9chlm the cosmopolitan town of Malia and 48,4chlm from Agios Nikolaos. They consist of the homonymous tourist resort, at the coastal part, and the traditional village of Pano Gouves, in the mountainous part of the village.

QDS Transfer provides you Quick, Direct and Safe transfer to Gouves, from or to Heraklion airport and Chania airport, choosing your ideal vehicle for your transportation between TaxiMinivan and Minibus depending on your needs. Also during your stay in Crete if you want to visit a different destination all you have to do is contact us.


In Gouves municipality we find many natural coves in the series and beautiful beaches. 3.6 km east we find the beach of Ascension, while 5.5 km west is the village of Kokkini Hani with one of the busiest beaches in the region.


Gouves will find all kinds of services such as taverns and restaurants, Greek, Italian and Chinese cuisine, cafes, bars, and car rental companies and machinery, medical services (pharmacy, medical center), ATM, sports activities such as mini golf etc,. There are also various shops (supermarket and convenience store, souvenirs, clothing, etc.).You can walk along the coast enjoying the idyllic scenery with background the church of St. Constantine.Further north, in the next village Dark, you can visit the Cave of Agia Paraskevi, the third largest cave of Heraklion, the square of which is celebrated every year on 26 July.