Destination guide

Cosy Palekastro will entice you

Enjoy the museums and other features of Palekastro. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its archaeology and beaches. Toplou Monastery and Vai Palm Grove are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Palekastro

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Palekastro is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Vai Palm Grove (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Xerokambos (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Palekastro

The nearest airport is in Sitia (JSH), located 9 mi (14.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Palekastro?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 68 holiday rentals around Palekastro. From 29 Houses to 24 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Palekastro is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Palekastro?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Palekastro. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Diaskari Beach: 468 holiday rentals
  • Richti Gorge: 736 holiday rentals
  • Xerokambos Gorge: 275 holiday rentals
  • Folklore Museum: 299 holiday rentals
  • Toplou Monastery: 219 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Palekastro listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Palekastro?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 29 Houses in Palekastro. Our other popular types of Palekastro holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 24 holiday houses
  • Villas: 11 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Palekastro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Palekastro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.