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Old Venetian Harbor

Agiou Markou 8 | Akti Tompazi, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Agiou Markou 8 | Akti Tompazi, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great location and atmosphere plenty of restaurants boat trips shops and an array of alleyways to explore.

Thank paulmaha
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The old Venetian Harbour is really two harbours in one. The nearest part to the lighthouse is bordered by shops, restaurants and cafes. The second part is less busy, where all the yachts dock and the start of the long walkway to the Venetian lighthouse....More

Thank soundcheckmike
Reviewed 2 days ago

you can't say you have visited chania unless you have walked the old venetian harbour. Full of life!

Thank Em2anouella
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very busy most of the time, but lovely views and vistas. Some cheap and cheerful eateries here, with one or two that appear to stand above the rest. The water is very clear and there is always something going on, even if it is the...More

Thank FujairahFan
Reviewed 2 days ago

Not sure if this is a world heritage site, but it's pretty special. Yes, there are a few tourists around, but it's very unique and a great place to wander around and there a loads of places to eat. We loved it, and at sunset,...More

Thank VirginiaGuildford
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is a wonderful after dinner treat to promenade along the long stretch of water. Wish I could do that everyday. There are tourist shops, touristy restaurants, touristy bars along the front...so what? People watching is the fun of it. The evening breeze brings the...More

Thank Toni W
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Venetian Port is the beating heart of Chania and a walk along the shore from the Firkas fortress to the lighthouse is a perfect way to immerse yourself in the life and history of the city. An abandoned mosque, colorful old houses, plenty of...More

Thank P E
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great harbour. If you like to take pics this is the place. Great sunrise and sunset plus some great boats

Thank Salvo_KANGOO
Reviewed 4 days ago

The harbor in Chania is a fabulous place to spend a few hours, just sitting and watching the crowds. There are many restaurants and cafe's along the front all offering a great selection of Cretan cuisine. I was there with my husband last week, we...More

Thank Tamsin725
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I loved walking around the harbour and through the little streets. The children were not as excited about the place but they still likes looking around. Plenty of restaurants and gift shops.

Thank Deanyeo
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19 July 2017|
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Response from Youngy61 | Reviewed this property |
Hotel Vilelmine is really well located, quiet with excellent owners, the rooms are really nice but it doesn't have a lift.
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18 May 2017|
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Response from Wendy C | Reviewed this property |
Lots of museums and stunning churches in Chania Town centre , you can get the bus there and back direct from Platanias. We are still on Crete and have suffered the same weather. If you've transport you can travel up to the... More
29 August 2016|
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Response from Martin D | Reviewed this property |
I drove and parked in the underground multi story car park at the top of the old town by Zara. It cost me 8 euro And was very easy