Lassithi Things to do

Not as open to tourism as the rest of Crete, there are many chances for alternative things to do Lassithi. Diving is a popular activity, particularly in places of northern Lassithi, where there are organized centers that offer diving trips and courses of all levels. The seabed of Lassithi has interesting flora, fauna and some wrecks to explore.

The eastern side of Lassithi is great for windsurfing. Wind sports are practiced in Xerokampos and the other beaches of Palekastro, but not in organized level. The inland of Lassithi is great for hiking. Many hiking trails cross impressive gorges, authentic villages and the famous Plateau of Lassithi.

Do you want to discover the things to see? Check the best Sightseeing in Lassithi.

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Discover the best things to do in Lassithi

  • Explore the region
    Discover the sightseeings, beaches and villages of the region.
  • Eat & Drink
    Discover our selection with the best restaurants and cafe on the island.
  • Festivals & Events
    Discover the festivals, religious feasts and cultural events in Lassithi.
  • Shopping
    Discover some shops of interest in the region and take some souvenirs back home.
  • Massage
    Not relaxed enough during your holiday? Take a break from the beach with a massage.
  • Yoga
    Take a yoga session in a place surrounded by wonderful, unique energy.
  • Horseback riding
    Discover another aspect of the region with a horseback riding tour.
  • Scuba diving
    Diving centres in Lassithi are found in main tourist places, such as Elounda and Agios Nikolaos.
  • Windsurfing
    Discover some windsurfing centers in windy areas of Lassithi.
  • Kart
    Discover the kart circuit of Lassithi and get your dose of adrenaline.
  • Sailing around
    Find sailing companies that organize bareboat, assisted or skippered boat trips in Lassithi.
  • Buy a House
    Have a look in our list with real estate agencies in Lassithi that can help you find or construct your perfect home there.