Village in Apokoronas
The Villa is located near Vamos, in the quaint traditional working village of Litsarda, which has a platea (square) and village church. The village is located along a land ridge and is surrounded by several deserted (ghost) villages, which make good exploring either for hikers, horseback riders or cyclists.
Vamos is the municipality in which Litsarda lies, in the county of Apokoronas. Vamos is a very attractive place for tourists because of his ways picturesque with stoned pathways and it is surrounded by many olive trees. The houses are traditional farm houses and restored stately homes. Everything in the village impresses the visitors.
In Vamos you can find a chemist, a supermarket, a kiosk, cafeterias, taverns, and many more stores. You can also find the Health Center of Vamos.
The village is popular for its renowned pizza house, which draws customers from all over the area, and does cater for vegetarian dishes. There is also a small kafenion.
The Villa is 28 kilometres from the city of Chania and it is regarded as the ideal place for a quiet and relaxing holiday. The location is perfect for various excursions in both the area of Chania and Rethymnon. Furthermore, there are several very good beaches in nearby coastal villages and many secluded coves awaiting your discovery. Beaches within close proximity of the villa both famous also for their nightlife, Georgioupolis beach is 6 km (8min drive), the beach of Kalyves is 8 km (10 min drive) and the beach of Almyrida is 6 km (8min drive).
On the 15th August every year, the village community celebrates a 3-day religious festival of the Virgin Mary. Features of the festival include traditional Cretan music, dancing, and local culinary dishes.