Palekastro attractions

Museum in Palekastro

Folk Museum of Palekastro

Tucked away in a back street and signposted from the main road, the well-presented Folk Museum of Palekastro is housed in a traditional manor house with displays in the old stables and bakery.
Beach in Palekastro


Kouremenos, north of Palekastro, is a pebble beach with good shallow-water swimming and excellent windsurfing.
Beach in Palekastro

Hiona Beach

Hiona Beach, 2km east of Palekastro, is a quiet choice to the east, with some great fish tavernas.