In the village of Siva rescued today rich urban and morphological factors, characteristics of settlements of Crete, mainly of the late 19th and early 20th century, as the semi-circle of homes onto the North Slope tall Hill that "look" to the area of Heraklion, the dense construction and narrow alleys, particularly in the core of the settlement.
In part of the old village of Venerato survives today, unfortunately crumbling House whose exterior door belonged to Venetian Mansion, "Serai", as the locals call it.
The Siva is a village and namesake who also joined the Regional Municipal Territories of Heraklion's municipality in accordance with the program "Kallikratis". Is built at an altitude of 280 meters and is 18.2 km. on the road of Heraklion – Crete.