Sarakinas Gorge

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Starting from Mythoi, a small village 16 km west of Ierapetra, the gorge of Sarakinas, is an ideal place for family walks in nature! It ends at Myrtos village. The gorge of Sarakinas is crossed by a small river, Kryopotamos, … Continued

Ancient Latos

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East of Agios Nikolaos, 3km north of Kritsa, lie the ruins of an important ancient city, Latos. Latos was first populated in the Minoan period, as the archeological findings show us. The walls of the buildings that still stand are … Continued

The canyon of the Dead

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The canyon of the Dead in Kato Zakros is the final part of the European trail E4, that starts in Portugal and crosses Europe. It’s a canyon of great archeological value, easy to traverse – even for beginners -, that … Continued

The cavern of Milatos

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The cavern of Milatos is located near the village Milatos, in northwestern Lasithi. It’s accessible by foot (10 minutes), from a paved trail that starts 2.5km east of the village. The cavern is organized for visitors, even though there are … Continued

Castello Village Resort ****

Sissi, north-west Lasithi 4 stars. Check availability and prices Built in a traditional Cretan village style, Castello Village Resort Neapoli is situated in the picturesque seaside village of Sissi with its numerous bars, coffee shops, taverns, restaurants, souvenir shops, and boutiques. … Continued