...Lassithi, natural flavor of life...
Lassithi Prefecture combines walks through remains of the remotest past with the promising future of a natural environment that underlies the special charm, which so many people have been fascinated by.
A land of contrasts, the clash of earth, sea and sky.
Here one can find unique archaeological ruins, spectacular gorges, beautiful plateaus, small picturesque villages.
The marine environment invites us to explore its immensity, the depths of which will always hide so many mysteries.
Fishing villages are built around sheltered harbors, where a profound respect for human warmth, ancestral traditions that still thrive in the hearts of the young, local festivities, local cuisine which recipes have been passed down from mother to daughter for generations, natural flavors and aromas, as genuine as the people themselves, still proud of what they have and of what they have managed to preserve through out the years.