The nature of Sitia district remains rich and virgin.
There are many expanded candidate “NATURA areas”
Numerous sites of exceptional natural beauty.
Rare geological forms and sights of geological development.
Ten (10) large gorges and geological crevices.
Three hundred (300) caves of great interest.
Two thousand one hundred (2100) species of self-sown plants, 300 are endemic and there are many aromatic or medicinal plants.