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Mochlos village

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Mochlos, a charming village situated on the coast of Crete, boasts breathtaking natural scenery and a friendly community of locals who enjoy playful banter. Positioned in the north of Lasithi prefecture, Mochlos is equidistant from three major cities – Agios Nikolaos, Sitia, and Ierapetra – making it an ideal destination for a holiday or weekend getaway. Visitors can witness the most stunning sunsets and sunrises from Mochlos, with the morning view of the sun rising from the sea being particularly unforgettable. The village is also home to a small island, which features the beautiful Agios Nikolaos church and adds to the picturesque landscape.


Where is Mochlos located?

Mochlos is located in Crete, north of Lasithi prefecture, between Agios Nikolaos and Sitia.

What is Mochlos known for?

Mochlos is known for its picturesque village by the sea characterized as a landscape of exquisite, natural beauty. It is also known for its joyful and peaceful inhabitants who constantly tease each other.

What are the major cities near Mochlos?

The three major cities near Mochlos are Agios Nikolaos, Sitia, and Ierapetra, all at an equal distance of 30-35km.

Is Mochlos a good place for a holiday or special weekends?

Yes, Mochlos is an ideal place for a holiday or special weekends.

What is the most beautiful view in Mochlos?

The most beautiful view in Mochlos is the colorful sunset and the beautiful daybreak from any other place. The serenity of the morning open view, with the sun rising from the sea, will be unforgettable.

What is the small island opposite the village of Mochlos?

The small island opposite the village of Mochlos is the small church of Agios Nikolaos, which offers a unique beauty to the landscape.


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