Sightseeing

Istron Bay Villas as well as Istron Maisonnettes Village Villas are situated in two locations that combine the stunning view of the green and the sea, with the privacy of a comfortable intimate home. The area of 2 km between the two locations hides unseen beauty. Find on this page things you may do in our village as well as sightseeing of the adjacent areas.


Possibilities of recreation such as excursions in the most beautiful parts of Crete. Archeological sites, places you can taste the Cretan Cuisine and places of natural interest will enhance your stay with unforgettable memories.
Find below the ones we recommend…


For more info do not hesitate to visit http://www.cretanbeaches.com/ or download their app in order to find more ideas that can help you create your tailor made excursion program.

Pilos beach – Istron village
stron Villas are located in one of the most picturesque areas of Crete. In the area there are several neighboring
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Voulisma beach
Voulisma is the second of the three bays of the beautiful village of Istron. Istron is very close to Kalo
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Agios Panteleimon beach
The beach of Agios Panteleimon is considered a nice spot for windsurfing.
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Karavostasi beach
The quiet pebbly beach of Karavostasi is 12 km south of Agios Nikolaos, west of the holiday village of Istro
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Gournia
The archaeological site of Gournia is located on a small hill west of Pachia Ammos, next to the road that
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Agios Nikolaos
A picturesque village surrounded by the sea.
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Elounta-Plaka-Mavrikiano
The cosmopolitan resort of Crete with its large luxury hotels and picturesque coastline can make your day pleasant. In Elounda,
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Kritsa
Kritsa is located 20 km inland from the large town of Agios Nikolaos in the East of Crete.
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Spinalonga
Venetian castle, the city of lepers. The second place to visit in Crete. A beautiful excursion, from Agios Nikolaos, Elounda
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Hiking – nature trails
Our area is a well-known paradise for hiking trails.
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Products of our region
Cretan products are famous for their quality all over the world. In the links below you will find information about
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Episkopi
A little further beyond Paxi Ammos is the picturesque settlement of Episkopi with a remarkable tavern.
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Chrissi
It is possible to reach the island from Ierapetra between middle of May and late October.
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Katharo plateau
Katharo plateau sits at 1100 m; to its southwest rear the high peaks of the Lassithi mountains.
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Pachia Ammos
The beach Pachia Ammos, located 20 km east of Agios Nikolaos and about 10 km from Ierapetra, in front of
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Mochlos
A nice excursion with great cooked fish
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Knossos
If you can spend one day for a trip to Knossos and the Heraklion Museum, do not miss it: It's
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Church of Panagia Kera
The three-aisled vault with domed church of Panagia Kera is dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
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