Holidays in Chania
|Language:||Greek (English widely spoken)|
|Local time:||GMT/BST +2 hours|
|Flight time||Transfer time
|Chania||4 hours 25 minutes||15 minutes|
Your Chania holiday
The spectacular city of Chania, which is located on the North Coast of Crete, is the most beautiful resort in Greece. It is one of the oldest cities in the country and home to the Greek culture. The destination has a rich history that dates back thousands of years. On your Chania holidays, you have a chance to see great architectural designs dating back to the Turkish and Venetian times. The city is endowed with magnificent natural beauty comprising of high mountains, natural forests, stunning beaches, fertile rolling plains and deep gorges.
What to see and do
Travelling during your holidays to Chania is easy because the city is linked to the main cities of Greece by modern roads and rail transport. There are a number of local scheduled easyJet flights to the town from all of the major airports. On the west side of the city, you will find the Loannis Daskaloyannis Airport, also called Chania Airport, where you can catch a flight to any other destination outside the city. If you want cheaper transport, catch the ferry. It operates between Pirraeus and Souda on a daily basis. The ferry is fitted with plane-like seats and royal class cabins where you can sleep, catch a movie or play board games. There are cafes and bars onboard in case you fancy a drink as you chat with other travellers. The ferry offers an unforgettable experience.
Attractions in this historic town are countless but your holiday in Chania will be incomplete if you fail to stop by the famous archaeological Museum of Chania. The amazing Chania Municipal Market is also an awesome place to tour, especially if you want to buy some Greek artefacts and souvenirs on your Chania holidays. The Chania Cathedral and the Venetian Harbour are some of the points of interest that tourists flock to every day. If you still have some time left in Chania, pay a visit to the Maritime Museum of Chania.
easyJet holidays to Chania
It’s easy to find accommodation on your Chania holidays as there are numerous exclusive hotels around town. A popular destination is the area located just off the Venetian Harbour. The place is cool, safe and attractive. There are also modern suites where you can get accommodation at affordable rates. The suites have internet connections and cable TV. If you would like to visit other neighbouring towns and resorts, easyJet holidays has the most flexible flight plans.