Agios Nikolaos is a medium-size town with a small-town feel, one that has lots to offer with rich history too. The town sits partially upon the ruins of the ancient city of Lato pros Kamara.
The Voulismeni Lake, the town’s jewel and one of the landmarks, is known for its many legends, according to one of Greek Mythology, Athena and Artemis are bathing in its waters.
The sweetwater lake becomes one with the sea through a narrow canal and is surrounded by red rock formations and lush vegetation.
Shopping is fun in Agios Nikolaos - there are shops with original items on offer, from woven fabrics to cups, mugs, and a miscellany of clothes, house decor, and local food products and delicacies. Agios Nikolaos - apart from being a summer draw for visitors - is for the most part open in winter. Yes, people live, love, and learn here, grow up, function, and work year-round.