Destination guide

Travel to historic Káto Zákros

Enjoy the history and other features of Káto Zákros. This city has something for everyone. Toplou Monastery and Vai Palm Grove are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Káto Zákros

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Káto Zákros. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Vai Palm Grove (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Xerokambos (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Lagada Beach (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Diaskari Beach (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Lagoufa Beach (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Katovigli Beach (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)

Transportation options to and around Káto Zákros

Fly into Sitia (JSH), the closest airport, located 12.5 mi (20.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Káto Zákros?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 34 holiday lettings near Káto Zákros. From 18 Houses to 12 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Káto Zákros is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Káto Zákros?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Káto Zákros. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Toplou Monastery: 220 holiday lettings
  • Richtis Gorge: 737 holiday lettings
  • Vai Palm Grove: 89 holiday lettings
  • Zakros Palace: 195 holiday lettings
  • Lagada Beach: 443 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Káto Zákros?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 18 Houses in Káto Zákros. Our other popular types of Káto Zákros holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Káto Zákros?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Káto Zákros. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.