Town of Chania

Town of Chania

The Venetian old town really shows off Chania's history, especially around the harbour area with its narrow streets, lighthouse, fortress and ancient mosque. Old townhouses have been transformed into restaurants and boutique hotels. Devour fresh seafood on the waterfront, or people-watch with a coffee.
Souvenir and pottery shops

Souvenir and pottery shops

Crete (Heraklion Area)

Go on the hunt for little local souvenirs in the shops. There aren’t many stores, but there are plenty of trinkets to trawl through. Hoping to get your hands on a memento? The pottery’s worth a look, and you...

7.2 Km to Town of Chania - Map

Theodorou Island

Theodorou Island

Crete (Heraklion Area)

This island and nature reserve is a thing of beauty. Not only that, but it’s home to Kri-kri goats. These remarkable creatures are native to Theodorou. And according to legend, monsters were transformed...

8.3 Km to Town of Chania - Map

Aghia Marina Beach

Aghia Marina Beach

Crete (Heraklion Area)

Smooth sands and bright blue seas is what it’s all about in Aghia Marina. This chilled-out resort opens up to an expanse of sunny spots, so put down a towel and relax, or take an afternoon stroll in the balmy...

8.6 Km to Town of Chania - Map