Rethymno is located on the western side of Crete, one of the most popular Greek islands.
One hour drive from Chania airport, Rethymno is located between Heraklion and Chania. It is full of magnificent beaches, interesting archaeological sites, Byzantine churches, lovely villages and lively resorts. It is a region with authentic beauty and relaxing atmosphere. A drive around will also bring you to important historical sites and places of natural beauty. Holidays in Rethymno can be cosmopolitan or totally remote, depending on your preference.
What to visit
The island of Crete is an extremely popular area, visited by lots of tourists every year who want to enjoy the long beaches, scenic landscapes and mountainous villages. Rethymno, in particular, is an area of great historical importance and natural beauty, with many sightseeing worth to visit such as: the historical Monasteries of Preveli and Arkadi , the Old Town, the Venetian Old Port, as well as the Fortezza above the town. Apart from the sandy beaches, the seaside villages Bali, Agia Galini and Plakias are also very beautiful to visit.
Scuba diving, Hiking, Preveli Monastery, Ideon Cave, Forterezza and Boat trip.
Stay one week in Rethmno and choose among our big selection of 4 or 5 stars hotels.
You may also combine your stay with Chania, Santorini and / or Rhodes.