Chania City Walking Tour

Highlights: The Venetian fortifications, The Arsenals, The 1860 Greek Orthodox Cathedral, The 1879 Roman Catholic cathedral, The Etz Hayyim Synagogue, The Turkish quarters

Outline: Starting from your hotel, explore the city of Chania and enjoy the highlight landmarks and a visit to the Archaeological Museum. This tour brings out plenty of hidden spots, which reflect the eclectic mix of influences that has given Chania its very unique atmosphere. A walk through time, the tour promises an understanding of how Chania’s multilayered history has unfolded.

Duration: 2 1/2 hours (from city centre hotel)

Included: Licensed English-speaking guide, Entrance fees to the indicated sites, Taxes

Activity level: EASY

Tips: Wear flat, comfortable walking shoes. Carry a bottle of water and wear plenty of sunscreen and a hat, especially in the summer.