Alykanas is a famous tourist resort located on the north side of the island, a short distance from Alykes surrounded by olive trees that create a lush backdrop. The natural environment of the area and nearby villages are ideal for walking and exploring by bike.
Alykanas has a wide variety of hotels, studios, apartments in crowded or quiet places. Some of them are beachfront, while others are in the village. There are also traditional villas for those who want to combine their vacations with luxury.The combination of tradition and modern make Alykanas an ideal place for families and couples seeking a peaceful and relaxing holiday but not isolated.
Alykanas has many restaurants and taverns serving local and international cuisine (Italian, Chinese, Indian). Some of the restaurants and taverns give you a true Greek experience where you can enjoy live music and Greek folk dances. Also there are several fast-food that youngest tourists usually visit . In the center of Alykanas are several bakeries, gifts and souvenirs shops, jewellers, leather goods shops, super-markets, mini-markets, florists.
The nightlife of Alykanas includes many cafes and bars offering a wide selection of cocktails, fine music, karaoke and Greek nights with local dances and songs.
In the outskirts of Alykanas is located the Old Alykanas which is a traditional village with many local taverns serving traditional cuisine.>