outdoor activities

Activities exclusively for you and your party, the charm of tradition and luxury in a space with separate tone and style. The privileged position of the area where villa is located rewards with great views of the surrounding mountain ranges and is an ideal base for excursions in nature, alternative activities, all the seasons of the year.You can visit the nearby small cretan villages, enjoy traditional Cretan dishes cooked in traditional wood fired ovens and enjoy a drink or a coffee in cafes around the area. All the time are also taking place cultural events in Kastamonitsa and the surrounding villages. Cretan nights with traditional music from musicians, theater and traditional feasts. The famous "feast of Eftazimo" gives you the opportunity to taste the traditional bread. The Easter celebration of "St. George" in the region Mesada will bring you closer to Cretan tradition and hospitality after the participation of residents of the village and their friends, each time is universal. Depending on the period of your stay we will inform you of the events of that period. For sea lovers villa is located very close (20 minutes to 1 hour by car) to the most beautiful beaches of the northern coast of Heraklion (Ammoudara, Ligaria, Mononaftis, Karterow, Kokkini Hani, Hersonissos and and Malia, Fodele).

Heraklion Beaches

If you love exploration in difficult terrain routes and trails in an incredible natural landscape you can take part in guided tours in groups or we will give you instructions to make your own path alone with friends. Walk or bike the beauty and natural transitions in the region will dazzle your.
One of the most popular route are:
Minoan Trail Kastamonitsa - Lassithi Plateau (Ancient Liktos, Kastamonitsa, Tsouli Tomb, Vidiani Monastery)
See the trail

For sports lovers the landscape is ideal for flights paragliding, Hiking, Horseback Riding and off-road Jeep Safari.