Holidays in
Kissamos

A wealth of options in Kissamos

Nestled on the west coast of Crete, between two peninsulas, Kissamos sits on a long sand and shingle beach ideal for lounging the days away. The crystal clear waters of the bay are ideal for getting the flippers and snorkel on and exploring the life beneath the waves. Additionally, Kissamos has an enchanting past that is worth exploring with its rich ancestry and a town museum to view. Meanwhile, the modern-day town has a boardwalk to amble along so you can admire the classic architecture and accustomed way of life. Peppered throughout the town are popular tavernas serving delicious Mediterranean and Greek cuisine. As this is a fishing port, you’ll find enticing seafood dishes occupying many menus. Holidays in Kissamos provide the perfect blend of opportunities to explore and relax ensuring there’s something for all the family.

Your Kissamos questions, answered

With its variety of activities and opportunities to relax, adults, couples and families would all enjoy the amenities and aura of Kissamos.

Kissamos enjoys hot summers and mild springs and autumns. Winter can be cooler with some rain, but the area is still delightful.

Yes, from diving lessons, snorkelling, hiking, exploring, riding bikes through the local settlements, if you action-minded, you’ll be well catered for.

Best things to do in Kissamos

Head to the beach

If you’re in need of relaxation, hire a sunbed and watch the world go by. The azure waters offer a nice place to snorkel, too.

Take a boat trip

The waters are beautifully clear and from a boat you’ll have the perfect vantage point to see them and soak up some sun!

Take a seat

Take a seat at the bar on Maria Beach, order a cocktail or a cup of coffee and enjoy the magnificent views of Kissamos Bay.