Cheap holidays to Palekastro
Cheap holidays to Palekastro are perfectly suited to those looking for a beach holiday that is based on simplicity and relaxation. The charming seaside resort of Palekastro is situated approximately 17km east of SItia, on eastern Crete, and offers brilliant beaches, a tasteful cuisine and a lot of sightseeing to families, couples and friends, worldwide travellers and explorers!
Palekastro holidays promise visitors spectacular beaches with crystal clear blue waters to enjoy! Itanos beach, Chiona and Kouremenos are both very picturesque and family friendly. On your sun cheap holidays to Palekastro you must also visit the Blue Flag beach of Vai, which is a palm forest in a valley that ends in a breath-taking sandy beach with crystal turquoise waters. There are also many other beaches nearby Palekastro to discover as well. Water sports, sunbeds and parasols are available on some of those beaches to hire for the day.
Things to do
Palekastro remains a laid back and tranquil place, ideal to spend your beach holidays at. Also is a great base to make daily excursions to fantastic landscapes, nearby traditional Greek villages and historic places of interest. During your Palekastro holidays you should visit the Minoan palace of Kato Zakros, the ancient ruins of the city Itanos and the old monastery of Toplou. Wander around the village to explore its beautiful cobbled streets and squares. You’ll find also many gift shops and local shops to do some shopping when you are on summer holidays there. The charming town of Sitia is approximately 17km from Palekastro and hosts many old churches, a number of shops, banks, restaurants, seaside café, a buzzy harbour area and a lively nightlife scene as well to enjoy during your summer holidays to Palekastro.
In Palekastro there are plenty of restaurants and traditional taverns to choose from, both in the village and on the beachfront as well. Sample the traditional Cretan cuisine and fresh caught fish and don’t miss when you are on holidays to Palekastro to drink some of the local spirit called ‘’raki’’.
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