Zaros village is located south, around 44km from Heraklion city. At the southern foothills of Mount Idi -Psiloritis. Zaros village is famous for the natural mineral water, a beautiful lake and forest.  

Near the village are traditional water mills which have been working since 16th century, archaeological sites, monasteries and smaller beautiful villages.

In this area, the climate conditions offers a fertile land for almost all of Cretan natural products as oliveoil, natural herbs from local mountains, fruits and vegetables.