Chania is by far the primary destination for couples holidays in Crete – and Greece – and its famous beaches is only one of its advantages. As visiting couples confirm year after year, Chania is the place where the advantages of Crete for unforgettable holidays reach their peak.
Which part of Crete is best for couples?
Best Crete Romantic Destinations For CouplesThe Old Town of Chania – The Most Popular Romantic Spot in Crete. Loutro in Chania – A Well-hidden of Crete Romantic Destinations. Falassarna – The Beach With the Most Amazing Sunset Views in Chania. The Old Town of Rethymno – The Renaissance Romantic Setting for your Love Story.More items •Nov 2, 2015
What is the best part of Crete to stay?
Chania area The best place to stay in Crete is Chania area or western Crete that actually has the best beaches of the island and some of the best hotels along with the beautiful Chania town with its elegant restaurants, the picturesque Old Town of Chania, and the incredible Samaria Gorge (which you should hike).
What can couples do in Crete?
10 Best Things to Do for Couples in CreteWatch the sunset.Go beach hopping.Asteria Open Air Cinema.The Real Cretan Cooking Experience.Wine tasting at Manousakis Winery.Agia Triada Monastery.The Bronze by Kelesis Yannis.Horse riding.More items
Can you do Crete without a car?
Along the north coast of the island everything is reachable by public transportation. So you should not have an issue. You can find a place to stay in Chania, Rethymno and Heraklion and take the buses to move around.
Where can I base myself in Crete?
Chania – Chania was our favourite of the towns and a great place to base yourself in Crete due to it being central to the main sights. The Old Town is still very much intact and has alleys filled with cute restaurants, apartments with balconies overlooking the harbour + a really relaxed atmosphere.
Which is better Chania or Rethymnon?
Rethymnon is the better choice if your interests include some of the ancient sites: Phaestos, Agia Triada, and Gortys could be fairly visited from there. Chania, though, as others have already said, is the more beautiful city, and there is certainly more to do there and a wider choice of eating places.