Koutouloufari - Piskopiano
Koutouloufari and Piskopiano are two traditional small villages just a few kilometers from the town of Hersonisos. Built at the foothill of mount Harakas, every visitor will be surprised by the beauty of its buildings and traditional alleys. So do not hesitate to take long walks and enjoy the rustic surroundings.
Its residents, known for appreciating good food and wine, are excellent hosts and a visit at the local taverns and restaurants will surely make you appreciate the gastronomical wonders of the Cretan cuisine. The area is also filled with small cafes and bars for a more relaxing type of entertainment.
You should also pay a visit to the Agricultural Museum found in Piskopiano dedicated to recording the ways of the old agricultural life in Crete. The museum is hosted in a renovated building that used to have an olive press and it has a wide collection of old farming tools and other objects from the rural life of farmers in Crete.
In the nearby settlements of Anisaras, Panagia and Sarantari, you will also find excellent hotel compounds that are sure to satisfy your needs.