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Best Hotels and Places to Stay in Kissamos town

Our Selection of Best Hotels in Kissamos town

In the serene seaside village of Kissamos, you’ll find the ideal backdrop for a peaceful Cretan getaway. This charming town serves as a perfect base for exploring renowned destinations like Balos, Falasarna, and Elafonisi. Offering an array of accommodation options, Kissamos caters to every traveler’s needs, from cozy inns to luxurious resorts. Browse below our list of best 250 hotels and villas for a perfect stay in Kissamos Town, where comfort meets the beauty of Crete.

  • 9.2 / 10
  • Omogenon Amerikis

Featuring a snack bar, shared lounge, garden and free WiFi, Sapphire Blue Suites is set in Kissamos, less than 1 km from Telonio Beach and a 13-minute walk from Mavros Molos Beach. Boasting family rooms, this property also provides guests with a terrace. The property is allergy-free and is located 3.4 km from Kissamos / Kasteli Port.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a fridge, an oven, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a balcony and a private bathroom with a shower. At Sapphire Blue Suites every room includes bed linen and towels.

Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a continental breakfast.

Gramvousa is 15 km from Sapphire Blue Suites, while Kissamos Stadium is less than 1 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International, 44 km from the hotel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€61

/night

  • 370 m
  • 9.2 / 10
  • Omogenon Amerikis

Sapphire Horizon Suites has a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, a snack bar and shared lounge in Kissamos. Among the facilities at this property are a concierge service and a tour desk, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The property offers car hire and features a garden and terrace.

The rooms are fitted with air conditioning, a fridge, an oven, a kettle, a shower, a hairdryer and a desk. At the hotel rooms have a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom.

Mavros Molos Beach is 1.1 km from the accommodation, while Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 3.4 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International, 44 km from Sapphire Horizon Suites, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€56

/night

  • 380 m
  • 9.1 / 10
  • Telonio Beach

Located in Kissamos and within 200 metres of Telonio Beach, Argo Rooms-Papadakis features a shared lounge, non-smoking rooms, and free WiFi throughout the property. The property is around 500 metres from Mavros Molos Beach, 3.7 km from Kissamos / Kasteli Port and 16 km from Ancient Falassarna. The accommodation provides an ATM, a concierge service and organising tours for guests.

At the hotel, rooms are equipped with a desk. Complete with a private bathroom equipped with a shower and a hairdryer, guest rooms at Argo Rooms-Papadakis have a flat-screen TV and air conditioning, and selected rooms come with a terrace. At the accommodation each room has bed linen and towels.

Guests at Argo Rooms-Papadakis can enjoy a continental breakfast.

Agios Dimitrios Church is 27 km from the hotel, while Platanias Square is 28 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International, 51 km from Argo Rooms-Papadakis, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€42

/night

  • 510 m
  • 8.7 / 10
  • Telonio Beach

Set amidst a 4,000-m² area, beachfront Galini Beach is a family-run hotel on the Kissamos Gulf with free sun loungers and umbrellas. It offers beautiful sea views, traditional Greek hospitality and modern conveniences.

The rooms of Galini Beach Hotel are equipped with air conditioning, TV and fridge, and have a balcony.

Start your day with a hearty and delicious breakfast, then relax on the beach and enjoy the clear blue waters of this corner of Western Crete. In the evening, you can admire the sunset from the hotel terrace.

Galini Beach Hotel has a peaceful location, still 5 minutes’ walk from shops, restaurants and cafes. A short drive will take you to other wonderful beaches, including Falasarna, Balos Lagoon and Elafonisi.

  • 810 m
  • 8.8 / 10
  • Kasteli Kissamou

On the beachfront of Kissamos, Sunny Bay Hotel Hotel offers accommodation with sea or pool views, traditional Cretan cuisine and free WiFi throughout. Kissamos centre is just a short stroll away.

Sunny Bay Hotel’s restaurant serves an extensive buffet of local and international dishes during breakfast and dinner. The indoor and pool bars are perfect for drinks.

Staff can provide beach umbrellas or arrange bicycle rental. Sunny Bay Hotel features a games area with table tennis and billiards. An on-site store is available for necessities.

Each air-conditioned room includes a private balcony with outdoor seating area. Rooms also feature satellite TVs and well-stocked mini bars.

Famous Falassarna beach is just 15 km away and the archaeological site of Polyrinia is only a 10-minute drive. Chania Airport is 50 km away.

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€58

/night

  • 890 m
  • 8.7 / 10
  • Paralia Mayrou Molou

Molos Bay Hotel is just a few steps from the beach of Mavros Molos. Its rooms and restaurant offer astonishing views to the sea. It features a freeform pool with free sun loungers and umbrellas.

Sunlit and spacious, Molos Bay rooms are fitted with anatomic mattresses, air conditioning, a mini fridge and satellite TV. Bathrooms include a hairdryer, and toiletries. There is free Wi-Fi access in communal hotel areas. A safety deposit box is provided at extra charge.

Cretan delicacies and local wine can be enjoyed at Molos Bay restaurant with open-air terrace overlooking the gulf of Kissamos. Drinks, coffee or a refreshing cocktail can be enjoyed at the cafe bar.

Relaxation options include a lounge with satellite TV. Active guests will appreciate the on-site gym, while a sauna and hydromassage facilities are also available.

Molos Bay Hotel is 32 km from Chania. Falassarna is a 15-minute drive, and the famous Balos is reached after a 45-minute boat ride. Reception staff can help you with tours, taxi service and car rental. Free parking is available on site.

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€128

/night

  • 1.1 km

What to Know Before Visiting Kissamos town

Apartments and hotels in Kissamos town from Crete Island

Located 42 km west of Chania, Kissamos (Kasteli) is a charming town that serves as the capital of Kissamos County. With a population of around 3,000 people, the town is surrounded by breathtaking scenery and boasts a stunning sandy beach. Unlike many other tourist destinations, Kissamos has not become overcrowded with visitors, and its economy is primarily focused on the production of wine, oil, raki and other agricultural products.

Kasteli offers a bounty of experiences, starting with the stunning coastal beaches of Kissamos. Nestled on the town’s western side is the well-equipped Mavros Molos beach, a cosy haven with fine sand and shallow water, complete with cafes and taverns lining the promenade. Just north of this beach, the old port of Kastelli Kissamos is a sight to behold, followed by the larger ferry terminal port further along. The quaint St. Nicholas Church, adorned with exquisite paintings, stands as a highlight at the port. Moving eastward from Kissamos, a glorious 7 km stretch of pristine beaches awaits, commencing with Telonio and Livadia, both within walking distance from the town. Along this expansive beach, you can easily discover serene, uncrowded spots to enjoy every day.

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Best Villas in Kissamos town

  • 10 / 10
  • 26 Παπαγιαννάκη

Set in Kissamos in the Crete region, with Telonio Beach and Mavros Molos Beach nearby, Kallisti Palace offers accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking.

The villa provides guests with a patio, inner courtyard views, a seating area, a flat-screen TV, a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven, and a private bathroom with shower and slippers. Some units feature a terrace and/or a balcony with sea or mountain views.

A car rental service is available at Kallisti Palace.

Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 3.7 km from the accommodation, while Ancient Falassarna is 16 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International, 50 km from Kallisti Palace, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

  • 110 m
  • 9.6 / 10
  • omogenon amerikis 22

Located in Kíssamos, within walking distance of the centre, the stone-built Sapphiros Villa boasts a sun terrace with BBQ facilities and dining area, and a well-tended garden. Free WiFi is offered .

There is a seating area and a kitchen complete with a dishwasher, an oven and a microwave. Towels and bed linen are provided in this villa. Free private parking is available at the villa.

You can play tennis at the property, and bike hire is available. Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 3.1 km from PRIVATE Sapphiros Villa, while Gramvousa is 15 km away. Guests can enjoy various activities in the surroundings, including horse riding, diving and fishing. Chania International Airport is 44 km from the property.

  • 130 m
  • 8 / 10
  • Καστέλλι Κίσσαμος Χανίων Κρήτης γεωργιλαδακη 3

Situated 300 metres from Telonio Beach and 800 metres from Mavros Molos Beach in Kissamos, Villa panagiotis offers accommodation with a kitchen. This property offers access to a balcony and free private parking.

This 3-bedroom villa will provide you with a flat-screen TV, air conditioning and a living room.

Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 3.7 km from the villa, while Ancient Falassarna is 16 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 50 km from Villa panagiotis.

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€195

/night

  • 280 m
  • 9.9 / 10
  • Teloneiou Beach

Limosa Luxury Residences has quiet street views, free WiFi and free private parking, situated in Kissamos, 400 metres from Telonio Beach. The accommodation is air conditioned and features a hot tub.

The villa provides guests with a terrace, pool views, a seating area, satellite flat-screen TV, a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven, and a private bathroom with walk-in shower and bathrobes. A microwave, a toaster and fridge are also available, as well as a coffee machine and a kettle.

Limosa Luxury Residences offers a seasonal outdoor pool.

Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at the accommodation, while snorkelling and hiking can be enjoyed nearby.

Mavros Molos Beach is 600 metres from Limosa Luxury Residences, while Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 3.6 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International, 51 km from the villa, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€186

/night

  • 480 m
  • 9 / 10
  • Ελαφονησίου Villa Anemeli

Boasting air-conditioned accommodation with a private pool, pool view and a balcony, Villa Anemeli – Luxury pool villa with gorgeous seaview is situated in Kissamos. Featuring garden and city views, this villa also includes free WiFi.

The villa with a terrace and sea views has 5 bedrooms, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven, and 4 bathrooms with a bath. The property also has 4 bathrooms featuring a shower and a hair dryer, and towels and bed linen are provided.

The villa features a barbecue and a garden, which can be enjoyed by guests if the weather permits.

Telonio Beach is 1.4 km from Villa Anemeli – Luxury pool villa with gorgeous seaview, while Mavros Molos Beach is 1.8 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International, 51 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€445

/night

  • 630 m
  • 9.2 / 10
  • Kato kounoupitsa

Situated in Kissamos and only 1.8 km from Telonio Beach, Villa Emilia I Luxury, amazing seaview, next to the town provides accommodation with sea views, free WiFi and free private parking. With mountain views, this accommodation offers a terrace and a swimming pool.

Boasting a PS4, the villa has a kitchen with a dishwasher, an oven and a microwave, a living room with a seating area and a dining area, 5 bedrooms, and 5 bathrooms with a walk-in shower and a bath. The air-conditioned accommodation also features a flat-screen TV and 5 bathrooms with bathrobes.

The villa offers a barbecue. A kids pool is also available at Villa Emilia I Luxury, amazing seaview, next to the town, while guests can also relax in the garden.

Mavros Molos Beach is 2.2 km from the accommodation, while Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 5 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International, 51 km from Villa Emilia I Luxury, amazing seaview, next to the town, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€465

/night

  • 800 m

Best Apartments in Kissamos town

  • 10 / 10
  • 22 Dovardi

Set 600 metres from Telonio Beach, Rena House offers a garden, and air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony and free WiFi.

Each unit has a terrace, a fully equipped kitchen with an oven, a seating area, a flat-screen TV, a washing machine, and a private bathroom with shower and a hair dryer. A microwave, a toaster and fridge are also offered, as well as a coffee machine and a kettle.

Mavros Molos Beach is less than 1 km from the apartment, while Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 3.6 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 50 km from Rena House.

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€74

/night

  • 70 m
  • 8.9 / 10
  • 26 Παπαγιαννάκη

Boasting air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony, Heart of Kissamos Apartment is situated in Kissamos. This apartment is 600 metres from Telonio Beach and less than 1 km from Mavros Molos Beach.

With free WiFi, this 2-bedroom apartment features a flat-screen TV, a washing machine and a kitchen with fridge. Towels and bed linen are offered in the apartment.

Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 3.7 km from the apartment, while Ancient Falassarna is 16 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 50 km from Heart of Kissamos Apartment.

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€662

/night

  • 120 m
  • 9.3 / 10
  • 2 Ομογενών Αμερικής

Located in Kissamos, less than 1 km from Mavros Molos Beach and 3.6 km from Kissamos / Kasteli Port, Marilias Luxury Studio Apartment offers a terrace and air conditioning. The accommodation is 500 metres from the Telonio Beach and features free WiFithroughout the property.

The apartment is equipped with 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV, a fully equipped kitchen, and a balcony with city views.

Ancient Falassarna is 16 km from the apartment, while Agios Dimitrios Church is 27 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 50 km from Marilias Luxury Studio Apartment.

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€54

/night

  • 120 m
  • 8.9 / 10
  • Kampouri

Eva’s apartments offers accommodation set in Kissamos, 500 metres from Telonio Beach and less than 1 km from Mavros Molos Beach. Free WiFi is featuredthroughout the property.

Offering a terrace or balcony with views of the sea and city, the units feature air conditioning, a seating area, cable flat-screen TV and kitchen. A toaster, a fridge and stovetop are also offered, as well as a coffee machine and a kettle.

Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 3.6 km from the apartment, while Ancient Falassarna is 16 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 50 km from Eva’s apartments.

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€85

/night

  • 170 m
  • 9.3 / 10
  • Θεοχαράκη

Situated in Kissamos, less than 1 km from Mavros Molos Beach and a 10-minute walk from Telonio Beach, Artemis No1 Apartment offers barbecue facilities and air conditioning. This property offers access to a balcony, free private parking and free WiFi.

The apartment with a terrace and garden views has 2 bedrooms, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with an oven and a fridge, and 1 bathroom with a bath. Towels and bed linen are offered in the apartment.

Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 3.5 km from the apartment, while Ancient Falassarna is 17 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 51 km from Artemis No1 Apartment.

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€75

/night

  • 230 m
  • 9.6 / 10
  • theocharaki 4

Located in Kissamos, less than 1 km from Mavros Molos Beach and a 11-minute walk from Telonio Beach, Mamis Studio provides air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony and free WiFi. It is set 3.5 km from Kissamos / Kasteli Port and offers room service.

The apartment features 1 bedroom, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with an oven and a fridge, a washing machine, and 1 bathroom with a bath.

The apartment offers a sun terrace. Barbecue facilities are available.

Ancient Falassarna is 16 km from Mamis Studio, while Agios Dimitrios Church is 27 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 51 km from the accommodation.

  • 270 m

Best Holiday homes in Kissamos town

  • 9.7 / 10
  • Μακεδονομάχων

Harmony House features garden views, free WiFi and free private parking, located in Kissamos, less than 1 km from Telonio Beach.

Featuring a kitchen with an oven and a toaster, each unit also comes with a safety deposit box, a cable flat-screen TV, ironing facilities, wardrobe and a seating area with a sofa. A fridge, a stovetop and kitchenware are also provided, as well as a coffee machine and a kettle.

The holiday home offers a picnic area.

Guests can relax in the garden at the property.

Mavros Molos Beach is 1.3 km from Harmony House, while Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 4 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International, 50 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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€127

/night

  • 290 m
  • 10 / 10
  • Εμμανουήλ Δεικτάκη

Situated in Kissamos and only 600 metres from Telonio Beach, Blue Horizon Kissamos apartment features accommodation with mountain views, free WiFi and free private parking. This holiday home provides air-conditioned accommodation with a patio.

The holiday home features 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with streaming services, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with sea views.

Guests can also relax in the garden.

Mavros Molos Beach is less than 1 km from the holiday home, while Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 3.5 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 51 km from Blue Horizon Kissamos apartment.

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€255

/night

  • 330 m
  • 8.3 / 10
  • Omogenon Amerikis

Offering free WiFi and free private parking, Villa Katrin is situated in Kissamos, just 1.2 km from Telonio Beach. The air-conditioned accommodation is 1.5 km from Mavros Molos Beach.

The holiday home with a balcony and garden views has 3 bedrooms, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen, and 2 bathrooms with a hot tub.

The holiday home offers a terrace. Guests can relax in the garden at the property.

Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 4.3 km from Villa Katrin, while Ancient Falassarna is 17 km from the property. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 50 km from the accommodation.

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€135

/night

  • 520 m
  • 9 / 10
  • Mavros Molos Kissamos

Featuring garden views, Lahardi – Seaside House offers accommodation with a patio and a coffee machine, around 700 metres from Telonio Beach. The air-conditioned accommodation is 100 metres from Mavros Molos Beach, and guests benefit from complimentary WiFi and private parking available on site.

The holiday home with a terrace and sea views features 2 bedrooms, a living room, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven, and 1 bathroom with a shower. Towels and bed linen are featured in the holiday home.

The holiday home offers a barbecue. A car rental service is available at Lahardi – Seaside House, while hiking can be enjoyed nearby.

Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 3 km from the accommodation, while Ancient Falassarna is 15 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International, 51 km from Lahardi – Seaside House, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

  • 690 m
  • 10 / 10
  • 43 Ηρώων Πολυτεχνείου ισογειο

Featuring a hot tub, HappyHouse Villa is located in Kissamos. The air-conditioned accommodation is less than 1 km from Telonio Beach, and guests benefit from complimentary WiFi and private parking available on site.

The holiday home is equipped with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with streaming services, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with garden views.

The holiday home offers a hot tub. Guests can also relax in the garden.

Mavros Molos Beach is 1.6 km from HappyHouse Villa, while Kissamos / Kasteli Port is 4.3 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 49 km from the accommodation.

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€277

/night

  • 720 m
  • 6 Εμμανουήλ Καστρινάκη

Featuring air-conditioned accommodation with a private pool, sea view and a terrace, Modern Sea-view 3-bedroom apartment w private pool is located in Kissamos. It features a garden, mountain views and free WiFithroughout the property.

This holiday home is equipped with 3 bedrooms, a kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven, a flat-screen TV, a seating area and 3 bathrooms equipped with a bath. Towels and bed linen are provided in the holiday home.

Telonio Beach is 200 metres from the holiday home, while Mavros Molos Beach is 1.4 km away. The nearest airport is Chania International Airport, 50 km from Modern Sea-view 3-bedroom apartment w private pool.

  • 860 m

Experiences near Kissamos town

Situated just beyond the city’s limits, the Kissamos port serves as the vital connection between Crete and the Peloponnese, forging links from Chania to destinations such as Kythira, Githio, and Kalamata. Additionally, this bustling port is the departure point for boats embarking on day-long voyages to the picturesque island of Gramvousa and the stunning Balos beach.

Kissamos is an ideal starting point for exploring the many fascinating sites in the surrounding area. Visitors can take a trip to the nearby ancient city of Kissamos or explore the archaeological sites of Falassarna and Polyrinia. Another popular destination, as are the beautiful Georges of Topolia and Sirikari. Additionally, visitors can take a trip to explore the many medieval villages in the area.

With so much to see and do, Kissamos is the perfect destination for anyone looking to experience the beauty and history of Crete. Whether you’re interested in exploring ancient ruins, relaxing on the beach, or sampling delicious local wines and olive oils, Kissamos has something for everyone.

  • 80 m
  • 80 m
  • 4.0 of 5 (105)
  • Price from
  • €45
  • 80 m
  • 80 m

FAQ

Where is Kissamos located in Crete?

Kissamos is located 42 km west of Chania.

How to get from Chania to Kissamos?

Kissamos can be reached from Chania city by car, the trip will take around 45 minutes.

Also it can be reached by bus. By the bus CHANIA-KISSAMOS, will take about 60 minutes. The bus departs from the bus station (KTEL) of Chania and takes you to the Kissamos town as well as to the port of Kissamos.

Is Kissamos a good place to stay?

Kissamos is an ideal location for your stay in Crete. It’s a serene coastal village that promises a peaceful retreat. Its prime position allows for easy exploration of nearby attractions like Balos and Falasarna. Additionally, it serves as a fantastic launch pad for journeys to Elafonisi.

What is Kissamos like?

The small town of Kissamos is ideal for a tranquil holiday. It’s not overly bustling, presenting a handful of appealing beaches and intriguing sights that are worth exploring.

What to do in Kissamos crete?

  • The Archaeological Museum of Kissamos is a must-visit destination for those eager to delve into the history of Ancient Phalassarna, a significant archaeological site near Falasarna Beach.
  • The Agios Ioannis Cave is another sight to behold. This stunning church, nestled inside a cave, is built adjacent to the rocks, creating a unique architectural blend.
  • Don’t miss out on the Ancient Falasarna, a historical Dorian settlement, founded in the seventh century BC. Located at Cape Koutri, in the Gramvousa Peninsula, and just a stone’s throw away from Falasarna Beach, it’s roughly 18 km from Kissamos.
  • The famed Balos Lagoon is another must-see. To get there, drive westward from Kissamos to the quaint village of Kaliviani. Continue on to the Gramvousa peninsula until you reach the parking area, then embark on a refreshing hike down to the beach. If you prefer, you can also reach Balos by boat from Kavousi, a charming port just a short 10-minute drive from Kissamos.
  • Lastly, the multi-faceted Falasarna Beach, made up of various beaches along a sprawling bay, offers something for every taste. Located just 20 minutes west of Kissamos, it’s easily accessible by car. Choose your favorite spot and enjoy the serene surroundings.

What is the population of Kissamos?

Kissamos has about 3,000 inhabitants.

Is Kissamos a crowded tourist resort?

No, Kissamos is not a crowded tourist resort, it is ideal for a tranquil holiday destination.

What is the beach like in Kissamos?

Kissamos is built along a wonderful sandy beach.

What historical sites can be visited from Kissamos?

With Kissamos as a starting point, you can visit the archaeological sites of Falassarna and Polyrinia, the Gramvoussa isles (pirate isles), the beautiful Georges of Topolia, Sirikari, the lagoon of Balos and the medieval villages.

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