Chania is the capital of the Chania regional unit and it is located at the west side of Crete. It is the second largest city in Crete after Heraklion and for many people the most beautiful. The diversity of this county makes it one of the most special and popular destinations in Greece. In this place there are lush vegetation, canyons, caves, lakes and unique piece of coast. At the same time, the city of Chania has remarkable historical interest and cultural tradition. Basically, it is a city with both intense picturesqueness and excellent infrastructure, and this combination is able to attract many Greek and foreign visitors.The modern city of Chania is built on the ruins of Ancient Kidonia. Also, Excavations show that the area was inhabited since Neolithic times and that it was one of the largest Minoan cities.
Best beaches in Chania:
In the regional unit of Chania there are beaches for all tastes. Some of them are quiet and not so popular, and some others are busy with all the necessary facilities. We recommend to you some bellow:
What to do in Chania:
In Chania you can fill your time with experiences which will remain unforgettable. There, you will find several museums, archaeological places, caves and canyons. You can also arrange daily excursions. Below we suggest you some ideas and we hope to help you:
Where to stay in Chania:
Chania has many options for your stay depending on what you want. You can choose from luxury apartments and villas to more economic proposals.