Here is our section with things to see and do in Zakros Lassithi. Discover 2 interesting sightseeing in Zakros, with detailed description, exact location on Google map, photos and reviews from visitors. You can also view more sightseeing in other locations of Lassithi.
The rocks of this gorge were used as burial grounds in the Minoan times and that is how the gorge got its name. The area is ideal for trekking and it takes about two hours to cross it. The gorge leads from Zakros to Kato Zakros.
The Minoan Palace of Zakros was discovered in 1961, but works had started many decades before. The palace has a central courtyard, some labyrinth corridors, and many rooms, while a corridor connecting it to the port. A small town surrounded the palace.
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