The location is ideal for all season¢s vacation, amidst a green and sculptured rocky environment of outstanding natural beauty, that offers peace and tranquility of mind and senses, while being equally distanced from the Eastern (gulf of Mirabello) and Southern (Ierapetra) most beautiful, sandy-blue flag- beaches of Crete.
Daily cultural excursions to archaeological sites (ancient cities of Lato, Zakros, Gournia ) Byzantine and Venetian monuments (Toplou Monastery, Panagia Kera medieval church, Spinaloga Island,) as well as to Natural Monuments (Idaion Andron archaeological cave, Golden Island , Vai palm forest ) can be combined with swimming to picturesque gulfs (Agia Fotia, Agia Gallini, Achlia, Kakkos Bay-all supported by small taverns)
Swim in crystal blue waters of Voulisma Beach (Istron Bay) or Galini and Agia Fotia Bays east of Ierapetra. Kakos Bay hotel (next to Gallini Beach) is open to the public with swimming pools (adults and children).Picturesque taverns are behind every beach. Explore the whole south east coast till Zakros with unexpected landscapes, splendid beaches and small villages
Enjoy local Cretan Cuisine inside the village "Arhos" taverna and "Krassia"'s taverna in Kalamafka (neighbor village)and "Asteria" taverna 6 km towards Ierapetra. At the waterfront of Ierapetra (near the casle) "Napoleon"'s restaurant offers excellent and certified Cretan Cuisine.
Take relaxing afternoon walks around Anatoli along the road to the cemetery or above the village along t