Destination guide

Cozy Palekastro will entice you

Enjoy the museums and other features of Palekastro. This welcoming city allures visitors with its archaeology and beaches. Toplou Monastery and Vai Palm Grove are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations 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 features

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 center:

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

Transportation options to and around Palekastro

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

Where to stay around Palekastro?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 61 vacation rentals near Palekastro. From 24 Houses to 25 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Palekastro for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Palekastro?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Palekastro. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Vai Palm Grove: 83 vacation rentals
  • Lagada Beach: 438 vacation rentals
  • Diaskari Beach: 458 vacation rentals
  • Toplou Monastery: 210 vacation rentals
  • Richtis Gorge: 730 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Palekastro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 24 Houses in Palekastro. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Palekastro include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 25 rentals available
  • Villas: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Palekastro?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Palekastro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.