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Chania Tour from Hersonissos

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Chania tour from Hersonissos. Chania is located on the northwest coast of Crete, is a picturesque and historic city that attracts visitors with its charming Old Town, Venetian Harbor, and rich cultural heritage. If you’re planning a tour from Hersonissos to Chania, you’re in for a treat as you explore the beauty and history of this region.

Departure from Hersonissos:
Your day trip begins in Hersonissos, a popular resort town on the northern coast of Crete known for its vibrant nightlife, beautiful beaches, and archaeological sites. See list of pick up points below.

En route to Chania:
As you travel towards Chania, you’ll be captivated by the diverse landscapes of Crete. The island boasts scenic views of mountains, olive groves, and the sparkling Aegean Sea. Consider making stops along the way to explore charming villages, sample local delicacies, and take in the natural beauty of Crete.

Arrival in Chania:
Upon reaching Chania, you’ll be greeted by the city’s enchanting ambiance. The Old Town is a labyrinth of narrow streets lined with colorful buildings, shops, and tavernas. The Venetian Harbor, with its iconic lighthouse and waterfront cafes, is a perfect place to start your exploration.

Highlights:

Old Venetian Harbor: Stroll along the picturesque harbor, where you can admire the Venetian architecture, visit the Maritime Museum, and enjoy a meal with a view at one of the waterfront restaurants.

The Old Town: Lose yourself in the maze of narrow streets in the Old Town. Discover historical landmarks such as the Archaeological Museum of Chania, the Mosque of the Janissaries, and the Etz Hayyim Synagogue.

Chania Archaeological Museum: This museum houses artifacts from the Minoan, Hellenistic, and Roman periods, providing insight into the island’s rich history.

The Market: Immerse yourself in the local culture by visiting the Municipal Market of Chania. Here, you can explore stalls selling fresh produce, local cheeses, and handmade crafts.

Chania Lighthouse: For panoramic views of the city and the sea, climb to the top of the Chania Lighthouse. It’s especially enchanting during the sunset.

Culinary Delights:
Chania is renowned for its delicious Cretan cuisine. Be sure to savor local specialties such as dakos (barley rusk topped with tomatoes and feta), moussaka, and fresh seafood at one of the traditional tavernas.

Return to Hersonissos:
As your day in Chania comes to an end, you can either head back to Hersonissos.

A tour from Hersonissos to Chania promises a delightful blend of history, culture, and natural beauty, making it a memorable experience for anyone exploring the island of Crete.

Chania Tour from Hersonissos

Hersonissos Schedule

Tuesday,  Thursday, Friday

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Places of Visit

Lake Kournas, Chania Town, Rethymno City

Hersonissos Meeting Points

  1. Mediterraneo Hotel (Main Road Bus Stop – Heraklion Direction).
  2. Opposite Belvedere Royal and Imperial Gate – Star beach Hotel Bus stop 24.
  3.  Silva Beach  Hotel – Main Road Entrance.
  4.  Pela Maria Hotel Bus Stop 22.
  5.  Opposite National Bank Bus Stop 21.
  6.  Pharmacy Opposite Chalkiadakis S/M.
  7.  Pigadi Piskopiano (The Wishing Well).
  8.  Kritikos Supermarket Main Road.
  9.  Albatros Hotel Corner or Caravel Rent A Car
  10.  Creta Maris Hotel Meeting Point Bus stop
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West Crete Tour

Chania - Rethymno - Lake Kournas
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36.00
13 hours75

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