Fragkokastello belongs to the Sfakia area and is located at the south coast of Chania, Crete, about 12km east from Hora Sfakion. It is a small seaside settlement with natural beauty, beautiful beaches and few houses.
Fragkokastello is famous for its well-preserved Venetian fortress and "Drosoulites", the ghosts that are said to appear at the fortress in May at dawn. During the centuries the area used to be rich in important monuments that were destroyed over years in wars and revolutions. Much of their building material was used in the fortress.
Fragokastello above all is a perfect place for relaxing and peaceful holidays. The starting point for excursions throughout the southern Crete and famous resorts such as Bath, Gavdos, Sfakia, Samaria Gorge etc.
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