General information about the Houses of Lyttos

Lyttos, formerly called Xidas, is a village in the north of central Crete, 20 km away from Heraklion airport. It is located 3 miles southeast of Kastelli, where previously there was the ancient Lyttos, to the west foothills of the Lassithi Mountains with panoramic views.

In this beautiful and historical place you can find "Oikies Lyttos" lodgings. Welcoming and warm, it consists of two independent and self-sufficient flats (125 and 80m2 respectively) which can accommodate 4-8 people. There are self-catering facilities (cooker-fridge), private bathroom, and air conditioning (cooling - heating), satellite TV, internet access, a balcony and terrace space with panoramic views. In the village of Lyttos, there are cafes and a grocery store with fresh vegetables daily, while in the bustling village of Kastelli there are many cafes, restaurants, supermarkets and shops.

The place is ideal for nature activities, winter and summer, such as cycling, climbing, hiking and off the beaten track routes. There are several nature trails that one can follow.

The cosy accommodation of Dora Loulakakis combined with the beautiful nature of the village “Lyttos” ensures you alternative holidays with rest, relaxation and rejuvenation.

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