The traditional village of Vrahassi is
just a few kilometres east from Sissi.
Upon entering Vrahassi from
the east (the old national road between Agios Nikolaos and
Heraklion), you'll see the village square with its quaint kafeneion
and food emporiums.
Taking a road parallel to the village's
main street, you come upon the interesting old narrow streets
of the town. Walking along, you will see an old water fountain
and several old windmills.
Uphill from this point is a second
square which is tree-lined and cobble-stoned, and is complete
with another old sculptured fountain and the town's famous
About 3 kilometres from Vrahassi there is an
important historical monument - an old monastery and the church
of St. George of Vrahassi, with its imposing belfry of original