Lassithi Plateau

Perched high in the Dikti mountain range on the island of Crete, the Lassithi Plateau is a captivating and fertile expanse that unfolds like a natural amphitheater. Renowned for its picturesque landscapes and charming villages, the plateau offers a unique and serene escape from the coastal bustle. The rolling hills of Lassithi are dotted with traditional windmills, adding a touch of rustic charm to the panoramic views. This vast plain, once a sacred site dedicated to the worship of Zeus, is now a patchwork of orchards, vineyards, and fields, where locals cultivate a variety of crops. The Lassithi Plateau provides a refreshing retreat with its cooler temperatures, making it a popular destination for nature lovers and those seeking a peaceful respite. Visitors can explore the quaint villages, savor local cuisine, and soak in the tranquility of this elevated haven in the heart of Crete.

Things to Do in Crete

Crete Tours and Activities

Hot Air Balloon in Crete
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Hot Air Balloon in Crete

Lassithi Plateau
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250.00
4 hours8
Land Rover Jeep Safari Lassithi Plateau Route

Land Rover Jeep Safari Lassithi Plateau Route

Lassithi Plateau - Cave of Zeus - Agia Anna Church
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70.00
8 hours16