Hora Sfakion The Essential
Nestling in a creek at the foot of the mountain, this tiny seaside resort has to be one of the most pleasant places to stay on this part of the coast. It caters to some of the tourists on their way back from the Samaria Gorge. Consisting of a few stepped streets, a little harbour and a modest pebble beach, Hora Sfakion (or Sfakia) has no other charm than its peaceful, restful and pleasant atmosphere, where one feels good, particularly pleasant in the evening.
The small abandoned village of Aradaina,
Imbros Gorge, 8km long (allow at least