Apart from the monuments and the natural beauties, everyday life inside the Sitia gets more intense and other places which are the landmarks of each region and bring together a number of activities. It is worth visiting all of them, each one of them gives a small taste of the life and the multicultural and cosmopolitan atmosphere of the locals and the visitors who come from all over Europe and World.
Agia Sophia is an old abandoned monastery located on the plateau of Armenochantrades.
is a 15th-century monastery located in a dry and barren area in the Lasithi regional unit, on the eastern part of the island of Crete.
The Monastery of Panagia Faneromeni is situated to the west of Sitia in the area Platani.
The picturesque harbour in Sitia is usually crammed with traditional fishing boats and visiting yachts.
The monastery is built like a fort on a steep rocky hillside above the sea.