The first picture you will see when you search the internet for beaches in Crete is Balos Lagoon and Gramvousa. And that is because it is one of the most famous landscapes in Greece. Shallow, turquoise water, the wild, rocky land and the goats grazing on the mountain, create a virgin landscape.
Hundreds of thousands of tourists visit Balos every summer, by boat or by car. There are daily cruises which will take you there for a whole day trip there. If you want to enjoy the view of the lagoon from the top you should get there by car. The view will take your breath away!
For nature and sports lovers, Samaria Gorge is the ultimate destination during their vacation in Crete. It is a 16km gorge between the White Mountains and Mountain Volakias. The hike ends at Ayia Roumeli where you will catch the ferry boat to Hora Sfakion.
Located in the heart of the old city of Chania, it displays the archaeological wealth of the land of Chania, offering knowledge, aesthetic pleasure, education and valuable experiences to thousands of visitors and scientists from Greece and around the world
Around Chania as well as the southern shores of Chania Prefecture you will find beaches of extraordinary beauty. Loutro, Paleochora, Kedrodasos, Seitan Limania are only some of the wonderful beaches, less than two hours away from the our villas.
Chania has rich nightlife with many options of bars and clubs for any taste. A few kilometers from Chania city, you will also find Platanias, the absolute tourists nightlife experience!