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Discover Chania

Welcome to Discover Chania


Discover Chania, your official city guide to Chania, Crete, Greece. Find things to do in Chania, days out in Chania, Chania attractions and sightseeing.

Discover Chania events, culture, tours, restaurants and hotels. Plan your trip to Chania with useful traveller information.

Planning your Chania trip? Whether you’re looking for things to do in Chania such as events and attractions, key traveller information to make your Chania visit run smoothly or are planning where to stay in Chania, you’ll find everything you need for your Chania holiday.

Our Discover Chania guide has the latest events not to miss while you visit Chania – there’s always something going on, so don’t miss out on the latest exhibitions, shows and more on your trip to Chania.

Make sure to discover Chania’s old port, an area full of shopping, entertainment and dining options. Discover the best day trips from Chania or try one of the best Chania tours.

If you’re here as a family, you’ll find plenty of things to do in Chania with kids and find suitable accommodation such as Chania holiday apartments, villas and boutique hotels.

Whether you’re looking for the best weekend breaks in Chania or planning a longer holiday in Chania, you can be sure you’ll find all the information you need.

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One of the most visited cities in Greece, Chania has something for everyone: from history and culture to fine food and good times.


From the old town, to exotic Balos beach and the famous Samaria Gorge, Chania will treat you to raki and unforgettable adventures

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Chania will steal your heart. Romans, Byzantines, Muslims, Venetians, Ottomans… all came through here, creating a multicultural corner of Crete. Wandering around the port, you’ll encounter the Venetian lighthouse, the Grand Arsenal, Kum Kapi and Halepa. You’ll enjoy luxurious accommodation in elegant villas, pulsating bars and restaurants, as well as significant cultural sites.

Beyond the town of Chania are the famous beaches of Agia Marina, Stalos and Platanias. Go a little further and you’ll find the exotic beaches of Balos and Falasarna. In southern Chania, the world-famous Samaria Gorge invites you to explore it. So much to do, so little time!


Getting the most out of a destination that has it all, means living and breathing every minute of your stay. So your challenge is to experience Chania from every angle imaginable … and some you probably haven’t even envisaged yet.