The way

 


From Sitia:

 

a)Via Ziros: From Sitia you follow the road that passes sequentially by the villages: Piskokefalo, Maronia, Papagiannades, Etia, Chandras, Ziros till you reach at last Xerokampos. The road is the longest of the two and lasts for about one hour and a half. On this road you will have the chance to come across?pass by the Venetian village Etia a little before Chandras or the abandonded medieval village Voila in 1 km distance from Chandras.The road from Ziros to Xerokampos is as well something that worths to experience as you can admire from above the infinite blue while the road takes you from the altitude of 650m. to the level of the sea. Drive very carefully on the turnings. Gallery

 

 

β)Via Zakros: From Sitia you follow the road that passes sequentially by the villages: Analoukas, Palekastro, Chochlakies, Azokeramos, Zakros till you reach Xerokampos. This road lasts for about one hour and it gives you access to a lot of archaeological sites (Itanos, Kato Zakros, Rousolakos),Gorges and caves as well as the Toplou monastery and the palm forest Vai. Gallery

 

 

From Heraklion:

 

a)Via Ierapetra:

 

 

 

β)Via Sitia: