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Chania's Turbulent History: Uncover the stories of its Old Town on an audio tour provided by VoiceMap Chania

Chania's Turbulent History: Uncover the stories of its Old Town on an audio tour

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Updated 30/07/20
Did you know that Chania has been inhabited since the Neolithic Period? We’d love to share the amazing history of this little town with you on this self-guided audio tour. You’ll discover its remarkable architecture along the way, including a magnificent lighthouse, churches, mosques, shipyards and the old town’s well preserved houses. They’re a reminder of all the people and cultures that have influenced local life, from ancient times through to the Byzantine era, the Venetian occupation and Turkish rule. I’ll also point out the entertainment and cultural offerings that make the modern town so vibrant. During this tour, I’ll give you local insight, share fun facts, and introduce you to Chania's cultural identity through storytelling. We’ll explore some secret spots and find the old town’s hidden treasures too. Allow 1.5 to 2 hours for this walk. There are plenty of cafes, restaurants and bars en route for a quick (or lengthy!) stop.
  • You'll start at
    Old Chania Market
    Chania 731 32, Greece
    Before arrival, please install the VoiceMap mobile app and use the code provided on your confirmation ticket. This is a self-guided audio tour that you can start, pause, or restart at any time and complete at your own pace. Detailed starting point instructions are available after downloading.
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  • Pass by
    Old Chania Market
    Trimartiri, Chania's Cathedral Church
    Archaeological Museum of Chania
    Etz Hayyim Synagogue
    Casa Delfino Hotel & Spa
    Maritime Museum of Crete
    Church of Saint Rocco
    Church of Agios Nikolaos
    Venetian Neoria
    Old Venetian Harbor
    Mosque Küçük Hasan مسجد
  • You'll end at
    Mosque Küçük Hasan مسجد
    Sourmelis 18, Chania 731 32, Greece
    The tour ends outside the Mosque Küçük Hasan.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Old Chania Market, Chania 731 32, Greece
60–75 minutes
Return Details
Mosque Küçük Hasan مسجد, Sourmelis 18, Chania 731 32, Greece
  • Lifetime access to this tour in English
  • VoiceMap App for Android and iOS
  • Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata
  • Smartphone and headphones
  • Tickets or entrance fees to any museums or other attractions en route
  • Food and drink
  • Transportation
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


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  • Duration: 60–75 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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