AGIOS NIKOLAOS is one of the most picturesque towns on Crete, and is the capital of the Lassithi Prefecture. The beautiful town was named after the small Byzantine church of Saint Nikolaos which is located in the bay of the town.
Today is one of the most famous tourist resorts, attracting thousands of visitors every year, known for its graphic, bottomless Voulismeni Lake, which lies near the port.
The amazing town of Agios Nikolaos is surrounded by a great variety of sights, beautiful beaches, graphic bays, picturesque scenery, nature and culture.
The location and the structure of the town is ideal in many ways. It is magical for those who love to swim and ideal for those who love to do sports. It is great for those who want to explore the Cretan tradition, history and nature. It’s a wonderful choice for those who want to combine the picturesque scenery with excellent Cretan food, shopping and mild night life. It is the best place for those who just need to relax.
Agios Nikolaos town, apart from being Unique for its beauty, it is also well known for being a very Safe, Friendly, Romantic and Traditional town.