30 local festivals in Sitia to go this summer
#Sitia, the town and its area, is the easternmost part of #Crete. The area of Sitia is well known for amazing beaches such as Vai and Kouremenos, and monuments like Toplou monastery. There are also many scenic villages worth to visit. Probably the best occasion to go to those villages is during local, #traditional, feasts (panigyria - πανηγύρια) that take place there, making your visit special.
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The local authorities of Sitia have already organised the following program:
Most of the villages where festivals will take place are located to the north and the east parts of the area of Sitia. Sitia suffered by a rain flood in October, 2022, and we can support local economy by visiting this wonderful place. Literally, by the town of Sitia there is a regional airport for domestic and charter international flights.
Usually there are low prices, especially to and for Athens.
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