Welcome to Chania, the most popular destination in Crete....

Welcome to Chania, the second in population city of Crete, capital city of Chania that covers the western department of Crete.


The wandering in the streets of Ancient City (Palia Poli) with the impressive venetian buildings, the fountains and the temples is just a trip into time.Trademark of the region is the graphic venetian lighthouse that you see when you get into the venetian haven, historic sample of another age. Opposite the lighthouse there is the venetian castle of Firkas, which was built in 1450 and the Museum of the Greek Navy. On the other side of the haven we can observe Gennitsaros mosque, remnant of the Turkish period. Important sightseeings of the region are also the venetian district Topana and Splantzia with the famous churches of Saint Rokkos (17th century), Saint Nicolas, Saint Anargiroi and the historical suburb of Chalepa where were the houses of Eleftherios Venizelos and Prince George. Known meeting point is the historical Municipal Market. If you are interested of history and tradition, famous museums such as the Archaeological, the Historical and the Museum of the Greek Navy let you know about the island’s history.At Chania’s beaches crystal water and thin white sand attracts the tourists: Chrissi Akti, Saint Marina, Saint Apostoloi, Maleme, Kalathas, Stavros, Platanias, Kolibari, Falasarna, Saint Roumeli, Sougia, Ammoudi, Finikas, Votsala, Elafonisi, Loutro, Sailt Paul, Pachia Ammos, Fragkokastelo and Gavdos.


Welcome to Chania, the most popular destination in Crete.

After you see and admire the old town, the Municipal Market, the picturesque Venetian lighthouse at the entrance to the Venetian harbor, do not miss:

Natural cosmetics, organic cosmetics for natural health & beauty, Elotia, Olive Mystery, in selected stores.

The number 1 Greek perfume shop, scent 100% like the originals from the highest quality essence only from 7€, visit Maison de la perfumerie, at at 15, Ktistaki street.

Exclusive Kids Fashion can be found at Lapin House, 54, Chatz. Giannari street. Please ask for the 2019 winter collection.

Jewellery, watches and fashion accessories, from a Greek brand with over 25 year's experience, Oxette -

Traditional Cretan products, Organic farm premium products, awarded olive oil & honey, wines from cretan varieties, selected handmade ceramics & luminaries, olivewood handicrafts-selected clothes & sandals can be found in store Kritamon, at 38-40, Kondilaki street.

Make your Statement. For the man who wants to make a sensation in each appearance visit Monte Napoleone est 1996 Milano, at 31, Skalidi & Partheniou Kelaidi street. Designs and gives life to complete styling proposals, addressed to modern man and intended to cover his needs with unique style and quality.

Some things you can only find in Greece, Alfa Beer, the Hellenic Lager, enjoy responsibly.

Quality jewellery and watches in store Stavros & Mary, the perfect companion for various moments and occasions in your life, at 2, Halidon street. & 1, Zampeliou street., Old harbour.

Women's Fashion with luxury and style only in store Top Shop Fashion, at 12, Apokoronou street.

Gold and silver handmade jewelleries, handmade silver icons and watches can be found in store Dimitris A. Garofalakis, at 16, Hatzimihali Giannari street.

Sunglasses, eyeglasses, contact lenses can be found in optical center Optonet Chatziathanasiou, at 4 – 8, Peridou street. or in amazing village Paleochora.

Villas and houses for high demand customers as well as for sales, purchases and rentals, Europa Crete Properties, at 68, Daskalogianni street., Old Town. The right decision.

Exclusive men's fashion in store Porto Luciano Firenze, combines the highest qualities, with extremely competitive price range, at 1-3, Kydonias street., style belongs to Gentlemen.

Find perfumes, make up, accessories, body care, hair care and exclusive cosmetics brands in best prices in Perfume Mall BEAUTY DROPS, at 18, Tzanakaki street.

For Men's, Women's and Children's underwear, beachwear and lingerie, visit Minerva at 14, Andrea Papandreou street.

Buy your jewellery, clothes, accessories with style and personality in store Orange at 31, Episkopou Dorotheou street..

Women's fashion and accessories, can be found in store So Simple Fashion, at 39, Potie street. Discover ours new collection.

Everything about clothing and attitude, gifts for all, can be found in store Monsterville at 63, Daskalogianni street. (Splantzia). Official merchandise: Marvel - DC - Rick & Morty - Assassin's Creed - Call Of Duty Legend Of Zelda - Five Nights At Freddy's - Nintendo - Super Mario Bros Pac Man - Playstation - Star Wars - Star Trek - The Walking Dead - Game Of Thrones - Horror - Breaking Bad - Minecraft - Jack Daniels - Guinness and more ...Rock n Roll Religion - T.U.K. - Alchemy...

Leather bags, accessories and travel luggage you can find in store Kemerlis, at 47b, Andrea Papandreou street.

Accessories, gifts, mobile phones cases, headphones, shoes, etc. can be found in store Case Bar, at 12, Halidon street.

A collection that has a brand name, character and harmoniously combines the modern with the classic style in jewellery workshop K.AND., at 4, K. Sarpaki street., and at Kalamaki. Also in store OURANOS, at 65, Skridlof street..

Handmade jewelry in gold and silver and religious objects, you can find in store Mihalis Pnevmatikakis, at 28, Karaiskaki street..

Silver jewellery and gifts, ear & nose piercing, in store Onar at 1, Chrisanthou Episkopou street.

Gold & silver, watches, diamonds and jewelleries in store, Irtakina, at 71-73, Skridlof street., with 20% discount (page 169).

Cretan nutrition products, natural & bio products, olive wood, hand made soaps, wines, raki, can be found in store Meli, at 45, Kondilaki street., since 2000.

Handmade pottery and souvenirs can be found in store Erectheion, at 42, Theotokopoulou street.

Original homemade dishes are served in Agapinis Tavern, since 1965 at 47, Municipal Market (east side). Open daily 04.00-17.00.

Eating with great view, in the heart of the Old Harbor of Chania overlooking the beautiful Plateia, Greek authentic cuisine, seafood in restaurant Plateia, at 32-34, Sourmeli street. Old Town.

Traditional dishes and cretan cuisine in an atmospheric environment, you can visit Ela Tavern, at 47, Kondilaki street. Old town.

Discover our cuisine in the heart of the city, Secret flavors, at 24, Koraka street., open all day, everyday. Free delivery.

For your staying, outside the city center, located in Stalos village, overlooking the sea and only 200 metres from the beach, you can find Top Hotel.

Diving excursions, boat trips, snorkeling tour you can visit Omega Divers, at Almyrida Village. Join us for the best dive in Crete.

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