Lassithi Elounda Village
Crete Elounda Lassithi: The beautiful coastal village of Elounda lies 11 km north of Agios Nikolaos Town. Elounda retains its authentic character and offers a unique landscape with many coves and pristine beaches. A couple of kilometres from the village is Schisma, lies the port of Elounda where boats depart for the island of Spinalonga. The ruins of ancient Olous (or Olounda) can be seen under the sea nearby Elounda Village and Shisma.
The remains of a Byzantine Basilica can also be visited in the area. From Elounda boat trips are organised to the nearby islet of Spinaloga and a few interesting monasteries can be visited as well.