Kissamos

Kissamos (Greek: Κίσσαμος) is a town and municipality, multiple (former) bishopric and Latin titular see in the west of the island of Crete, Greece. It is part of the Chania regional unit and of the former Kissamos Province which covers the northwest corner of the island.

The city of Kissamos is also known as Kastelli Kissamou and often known simply as Kastelli after the Venetian castle that was there. It is now a port and fishing harbour, with a regular ferry from the Peloponnese via Kythira.

A town museum is located in the old Venetian governor’s palace and there have been important archaeological finds in the town, including fine mosaics, dating from the Roman city of Kisamos (Κίσαμος, Latinized as Cisamus). The head town of the municipality (Δήμος Κισσάμου) is Kastelli-Kissamos itself.

Just 300 meters from Limosa Luxury Residences you will find the organized beach of the area, while in 100 meters away the visitor can find a variety of restaurants, cafes, bars, super markets.

Additionally in 200 meters distance our gests can get in the commercial center of the town, where they can visit shops, banks, churches and our local museum.

The town of Kissamos is located in a privileged spot at the northwestern tip of the prefecture of Chania and its central location offers the visitor accessible access to the city of Chania, as well as to the famous and award-winning beaches of the area, Balos, Falasarna and Elafonissi.

Famous beaches near Kissamos to visit

Balos Lagoon

Balos Lagoon

The blue transparent sea overflows over the sand and rocks in a laggon of calm shallow waters, forming a unique landscape.

Phalasarna

Phalasarna

Terrific beach . Cristalline waters. The sand is pure with pink reflect like balos.

Elafonisi Beach

Elafonisi

Natural beauty at its best …