Elounda, a growing resort area 11km north of Agios Nikolaos, is noted
for its coves and rocky coastlines as well as for the beautiful village of Elounda
itself, the fishing harbour, the sunken city of Olous and the remains of a Byzantine
The village of Elounda is beside the sea and has a view of peaceful Elounda Bay
and Spinalonga. The village has a number of restaurants and tavernas and many
quality hotels are near by.
This text is cited Feb 2003 from the Crete TOURnet URL below, which contains images.