Lasithi is the easternmost regional unit on the island of , to the east of . Its capital is , the other major towns being , and .

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or Aghios Nikolaos is a coastal town on the island of , lying east of the island's capital , north of the town of and west of the town of . Photo: Martin-D, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a port town and a municipality in Lasithi, , . Photo: Wouterhagens, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in . Having the distinction of being the southernmost city facing the African coast, enjoys the smoothest, almost rainless weather in Europe, with a temperature that rarely drops below 12oC all year. Photo: Kyrvas, CC BY 3.0.

is a site on the eastern coast of the of , , containing ruins from the Minoan civilization. Photo: Sarah Murray, CC BY-SA 2.0.


, alternatively transliterated as Elounta or Elouda, is a small town on the northern coast of the island of , . Photo: Deror avi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , sometimes spelt Lassithi Plateau is a high endorheic plateau, located in the Lasithi regional unit in eastern , . Photo: SunTW, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Palaikastro is a small village at the east end of the Mediterranean island . Photo: Kapi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in the Lasithi Prefecture region of . Photo: ArtemiyPavlov, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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