Set close to the historic town of Aghios Nikolaos, these beautiful 5* villas
overlook the breathtaking Gulf of Mirabello
. Aghios Nikolaos is the capital of the Lasithi province, built on the western side of the Gulf of Mirabello around the famous Lake Voulismeni. According to the colourful Greek Myth, the goddesses Athena and Artemis bathed in this beautiful bottomless lake!
The town is a cosmopolitan tourist resort
which has maintained, to a great extent, its traditional feel, especially around the lake. It's a wonderful town which offers everything from shopping, tavernas, restaurants, and traditional Greek culture
, including a number of archaeological museums and sites nearby.
Special sites include the sunken ancient city of Elounda
, parts of which we can see under water. Visit several beautiful and undiscovered coves and beaches, an aquarium, water park, and golf course all at under a 30 minute distance!
The chapel of Aghios Nikolaos lies on port's peninsula. This is where small boats set off to visit the UNESCO protected islet of Spinalonga, with its Venetian castle, from Victoria Hislop's best selling novel "The Island". The town is also connected to the Cyclades (Melos)
, Cassos, Carpathos, Cos, Rhodes and the port of Piraeus.