Viglatoras is a traditional stone house set at the foot of Mount Psiloritis. Surrounded by farm land and forested hills, it offers agrotourism activities and has a Cretan tavern. Heraklion is 20 km away.
Furnished with respect to Cretan tradition, Viglatoras maisonettes and suites have seating areas with fireplace, cool stone floors and stone-built sofas. Modern features include air conditioning and heating and equipped kitchens.
The Viglatoras tavern features a stone oven and grill. Here, yo...u will have the chance to taste authentic Cretan dishes. Specialties include the ‘ofto’, a meat dish cooked on a skewer and grilled on open fire.
Guests can enjoy Greek coffee, herbal tea and homemade pastries at the café with fireplace or the upper-floor lounge with piano. Free Wi-Fi is available in communal areas.
Viglatoras guests have the opportunity to pick fruit and vegetables, watch the preparation of traditional food and pastries, or take part in weaving workshops.
There are numerous attractions within a short distance from the farm, including Byzantine churches, the famous cave of Sarhos, wine presses, raki distilleries and more. Organized tours are available on request.