Visit the top attractions of Sitia
Sitia has many attractions that you must see and that you should include in your trip if you want to experience the incredibly enchanting atmosphere of the island.
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It dominates high above the city and is visible from the beach. It was built in the 13th century by the Venetians and was the garrison of the guard, which is why it was named Casa di Arma.
Palm forest Vai
One of the most famous beaches of Crete and all of Greece, owes its reputation to the unique palm forest. The sandy shore and the turquoise waters with the background of the palm trees compose an exotic setting.
The imposing Toplou Monastery looks more like a fortress than a monastery. It was used many times as a fortress defending sometimes against the Turks and sometimes against the Knights of St. John.
It was one of the most powerful cities in Crete, especially during the Hellenistic and Greco-Roman times. The city was enriched by the glass craft, fishing and trade of purple, the red dye derived from shell extract.