Lasithi is the easternmost prefecture of Crete, Greece, and is an enchanting region known for its diverse landscapes and rich cultural heritage. 

From awe-inspiring caves and verdant valleys to pristine beaches and majestic ruins, Lasithi offers a kaleidoscope of experiences.

Visitors can explore the mythical birthplace of Zeus at the Dikteon Cave or step back in time at the Spinalonga Fortress,  as well as immerse themselves in the vibrant rhythm of local life as they wander through the narrow streets of Agios Nikolaos Town.

Adventurers will rejoice in the boundless opportunities to hike, trek, or bike in the Lasithi Plateau, surrounded by awe-inspiring vistas and a tapestry of colors.

Through Sitia Airport (JSH) located 1 km north of Sitia Port and 70 km east of Agios Nikolaos .

From Athens International Airport (ATH) (Duration 45 min) mainly .

Access is also preferred through Heraklion Airport (HER) located 60 km west of Agios Nikolaos which connects with multiple airports in Greece, as well as several European countries during summer season .


From Piraeus Port (Duration 12 to 20 hours) to Sitia Port and Agios Nikolaos Port with a few weekly itineraries, as well as Karpathos, Santorini and Rhodes with daily itinerairies in the summer .

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Beaches To Explore
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Activities To Enjoy