Zoniana Village



Zoniana village is a mountainous village of Milopotamos province belonging to Rethimnon Prefecture in Crete. It is built on the northern foot of Psiloritis mountain (Mount Ida) in an altitude of about 640 metres. It has a population of about 1,500 inhabitants, the majority of whom are occupied with agriculture and cattle-breeding. The legends and traditions which accompany it are lost in the depths of time.

Through these pages one can find out how the village was named, how one can visit it, learn about its history, look at several of its pictures and some other interesting sights, and finally read some myths and legends related to it.