Environment at a glance

The beautiful hilly area is characterized by its olive groves and beautiful views of the Mediterranean Sea and the White Mountains. Nearby are many beautiful authentic Greek villages, but also several larger and more touristy places like Almyrida and Kalives. The various beaches are within a few miles away. Also a wonderful area for walkers, the impressive White Mountains with their numerous gorges such as the Samaria Gorge and Imbros gorge are easily reached from here.

The city of Chania is about 24 km. It is an old town with mostly from the Venetian era left many monuments. Along the quay are still many great Venetian houses with narrow streets with many nice shops. Chania has a thriving nightlife and dining at one of the many restaurants at the port is recommended.

The traditional Greek village of Kalives with a slight element of tourism is located approximately 4 km away from the house. The village is situated in a green environment with the White Mountains in the background. It has a beautiful sandy beach with sunbeds and umbrellas, and various taverns and restaurants immediately adjacent to the beach.

Furthermore, Kalives many shops including bakers, butchers, post office, supermarket, petrol station, kafenions and a beautiful church. Kalives Around There are several traditional villages that are definitely worth it.

Vamos also, a traditional Cretan village, where there is always a relaxed atmosphere, situated between the olive groves around 2 km away from the villa is an experience in itself. Kafenions and the many shops in the village square are worth a visit. There are several good restaurants and from there many beautiful walks.

At about 1 km away from the villa is the village of Douliana, a quiet Greek village with a conservation area, in a stunning setting surrounded by beautiful trees and oleanders. Again two tavernas and a genuine kafenion.