LATO (Agios Nikolaos) CRETE

Lato (Agios Nikolaos Prefecture)

15 km. west of Agios Nicholaos, is spread out on the slopes of two acropolises. Founded in the 7th century B.C., it was one of the most powerful cities in Crete in its heyday. The ruins include the city walls houses and shops from different periods built on terraces.