The region of Chania is located on the western side of Crete island, one of the most popular Greek islands. Although some places have developed in tourist resorts, most beaches and villages in Chania keep their authentic style. The northern side is more developed and lined up with luxurious tourist resorts and organized beaches. This is where the most popular beach villages of Chania are found. On the contrary, the southern side is secluded and more traditional, with small seaside villages. Due to the long history and rich culture, the region of Chania keeps evident its traditional architecture. Holidays in Chania combines relaxation in amazing beaches, historical visits and experience of authentic life.
What to visit
Chania has amazing places to visit, from secret villages and fabulous beaches to interesting sightseeing. The most famous town is Chania Town, with the characteristic Venetian, Turkish and traditional architecture. The most impressive beaches are Balos, Elafonissi and Falassarna, while there are innumerable other amazing beaches around the coastline, from organized resorts to totally secluded coves.
Chania holidays is a very interesting experience. A drive around the prefecture will also bring you to many interesting sights. Explore the Medieval Castles you will find on your way, trek the many paths along forests and gorges, visit the small local museums that depict the local history and even try a chat with the locals at the traditional restaurants.
Scuba diving, Hiking, Windsurfing, Kitesurfing, Sailing, Fortress of Frangokastello tour and Boat trip to Balos and the Castle of Gramvoussa.
Stay one week in Chania and choose among our big selection of 3, 4 or 5 stars hotels.
You may also combine your stay with Rethymno, Mykonos, Santorini and / or Rhodes.