Crete Krista Lassithi: The mountainous village of Kritsa lies on a hill, 10 km south-west of Agios Nikolaos town. It has more than 2100 inhabitants most of whom are engaged in agriculture and trade.
The fabulous location of the village offers visitors a magnificent panoramic view over the area. Kritsa is actually one of the most picturesque villages of Lassithi qith charming alleys and traditional houses.
Today, although unspoilt and quiet, only a few accommodations and taverns are available. From Kritsa, visitors can visit the 15th century Church of Panagia Kera and the remains of the Doric city of ancient city of Lato.