Vorou Village
Gouves, Iraklion
Vorou (or Voritsi) lies at a height of 230 m. above sea-level and counted 62 inhabitants in 1981 and 48 in 2001. It is 25 kms away from Heraklion. To get there, you follow the National Road to Aghios Nikolaos and at kms 17.7 turn right, taking the road Gouves-Skotino- Vorou. Nowadays it is known as Voritsi but this name is not official. The name Vorou, on the other hand, in the district of Pediados is mentioned by Barozzi in 1577. At the beginning of this century there lived a wise man and a healer in the village of Voritsi. His name was Giorgos Konstantoulakis and people flocked from all over to Crete to seek his advice.

In and/or around Vorou Village:
(within a radius of 50 Km)

Marie-kelly Apartments Gouves, Iraklion
at 5.7km(N) from Vorou Village
Marie-Kelly Apartments

Stella Village Hotel **** Analipsi, Hersonissos
at 6.8km(NE) from Vorou Village
Stella Village Hotel ****

Creta Maris Beach Resort Hersonissos
at 9.1km(NE) from Vorou Village
Creta Maris Beach Resort

Flisvos Hotel Limin Hersonissos
at 9.2km(NE) from Vorou Village
Flisvos Hotel

Pleiades Apartments Hersonissos
at 10.1km(E) from Vorou Village
Pleiades Apartments

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