Is a village 25 kilometres from Heraklion airport and 20 kilometres from sandy beaches. There are a few tavernas, super markets and kafenions. This village is based on a hill which provides marvellous views of the valley. Vineyards and Mai product which go towards producing sultana raisins are a main inhabitant here in this lovely village. There is a great deal of history here from before the Minoan period giving a wonderful atmosphere to Cretan tradition.