Hotels in Agios Nikolaos

      Agios Nikolaos Details

      Agios Nikolaos is the capital city of the prefecture of Lasithi in Crete. With 8500 residents, it is the communications, cultural, and commercial center of Lasithi. It is in close proximity to Iraklion, Sitia, and Lerapetra. This close proximity to surrounding cities makes Agios Nikolaos a destination desired for the weekend. Agios Nikolaos means Saint Nicholas. The discount hotels Agios Nikolaos has available can be found and booked without any hassle using is the lake located at the center of Agios Nikolaos. The lake is circular in shape and has a depth of 64m. There is a panoramic view of the lake from a park situated above. There is an urban legend that the lake is bottomless. Archeological Museum was founded in 1970 and contains artifacts from eastern Crete. Its artifacts are from as far back as 3000 B.C. Local Flora Exhibition or Iris is a museum dedicated to the natural plants and herblore of the area.