The Crete Book Taxi offers taxi transfer from the airport of Heraklion to  Amnisos. 

The Amnissos is located in the east of Heraklion.It is one of the old ports of ancient Knossos.  
It is often preferred for swimming, since it is very close to Heraklion. 
The beach at Amnissos is called Karteros Beach and this is a beautiful sandy beach
with facilities such as sunbeds and umbrellas.

Driving directions