Chania, Greece Cruise Port
On your cruise to Chania, Greece, the second largest city of Crete, you will be able to take in the beauty of this amazing island along with its exciting history. Its history is shown through its many historic buildings that were heavily influenced with Venetian, Greek and Turkish architecture. The backdrop of the island is occupied by the Lefka Ori, or White Mountains, where you will also find the gorge of Samaria. The island also is home to many sandy beaches, caves, rivers and lush plains. When cruising to Chania, Greece make sure to take a stroll through the markets that are in Old Town to sample some fresh cheese, produce, meats, and seafood are worth the visit itself! Below, we have listed a few of our favorite things to do while cruising to Chania, Greece:
Take a stroll through history and see the beautiful and large 16th century church, Aghios Frankiskos with Venetian inspirations.
Taste some of the local favorites the bougatsa, phyllo dough pastry filled with cream cheese and sweet mizithra cheese.
View the ancient remains of the city walls of the once important Minoan city of Aptera, believed to be built 700 BC.
Lounge around Chrisi Akti beach, a gorgeous beach where taking in the scenery and the sun will leave you feeling relaxed.