32 days in Lasithi Prefecture Itinerary

32 days in Lasithi Prefecture Itinerary

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32 days in Lasithi Prefecture Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
1
Psichro
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Sitia
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Elounda
— 7 nights
Drive:  15​min
4
Agios Nikolaos
— 12 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Zurich

5
nights
Psichro

Psichro ©
Step out of Psichro with an excursion to Dasos Selakano in Selakano--about 34 minutes away. Spend the 21st (Mon) exploring the striking scenery along Lassithi Plateau.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Psichro trip itinerary planning tool .

Zurich, Switzerland to Psichro is an approximately 8-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Zurich in October: high temperatures in Psichro hover around 26°C and lows are around 17°C. On the 25th (Fri), you're off toSitia.

Things to do in Psichro

Nature Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Lasithi Prefecture, Cave of Zeus, Dasos Selakano, Rozas Gorge, Monastery of Panagia Vidiani
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Lassithi Plateau ©
Lassithi Plateau
Dikteon Cave ©
Dikteon Cave
Rozas Gorge ©
Rozas Gorge

7
nights
Sitia

Sitia ©
Sitia is a port town and a municipality in Lasithi, Crete, Greece. Venture out of the city with trips to Itanos Beach (in Lasithi Mesa), Archaeological Site Palekastro (in Palaikastron) and Kato Zakros (Gorge of the Dead, Minoan Palace of Zakros, & more). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Vai Beach, stroll through Spiaggia Xerokampos, take in breathtaking views at Chochlakies Gorge, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Moni Toplou.

Make your Sitia itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Psichro to Sitia takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Psichro in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Sitia, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Elounda.

Things to do in Sitia

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kato Zakros, Makry-Gialos, Spiaggia Xerokampos, Itanos Beach, Vai Beach
Find places to stay Oct 25 — Nov 1:
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Vai Beach ©
Vai Beach
Moni Toplou ©
Moni Toplou
Richtis Gorge ©
Richtis Gorge

7
nights
Elounda

Elounda ©
Long a sleepy fishing settlement on Crete's northern coastline, Elounda today serves as a major travel destination, drawing vacationers with a blend of unspoiled natural scenery and luxury resorts.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Elounda: Sissi Mini Golf (in Sissi), Vai Beach (in Vai) and Sitia (Matthaios Art Jewels by Markakis, Moni Toplou, & more). Spend a day of island exploring on the 5th (Tue) at Chrissi Island. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Fortress Spinalonga, admire all the interesting features of Cretan Olive Oil Farm, pause for some serene contemplation at Panagias Keras Church, and explore the ancient world of Malia Minoan Palace.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Elounda online travel planner .

You can drive from Sitia to Elounda in 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Elounda can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Agios Nikolaos.

Things to do in Elounda

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Agios Nikolaos, Sitia, Chrissi Island, Malia Minoan Palace, Vai Beach
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Flowers of Crete ©
Flowers of Crete
Fortress Spinalonga ©
Fortress Spinalonga
Lake Voulismeni ©
Lake Voulismeni

12
nights
Agios Nikolaos

Agios Nikolaos ©
A tour of Agios Nikolaos leads visitors through charming neighborhoods with white washed houses, squares with taverns, steep pedestrian streets, and sea as a backdrop, ideal for exploration on foot.
Change things up with these side-trips from Agios Nikolaos: Koutsounari (Koutsounari beach & Waterfall of Milona), Boufos Beach (in Sissi) and Chrissi Island (in Ierapetra).

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Agios Nikolaos trip maker app .

Agios Nikolaos is very close to Elounda. Expect slightly colder evenings in Agios Nikolaos when traveling from Elounda in November, with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Agios Nikolaos

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ierapetra, Sissi, Mirtos, Amazonas Park, Agios Georgios Monastery
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Chrissi Island ©
Chrissi Island
Lake Voulismeni ©
Lake Voulismeni
Voulisma Beach ©
Voulisma Beach