Chania has preserved to a great extent its old character. It is one of the nicest towns in Greece, a town with unique beauty. Ancient and modern monuments, the Venetian harbour and the old town, colourful neighbourhoods, a traditional lifestyle and the friendly inhabitants warmly invite you on a step by step journey to become acquainted with the city, promising you unforgettable moments.
Sights of Chania that are not to be missed: Splanzia or Plaza quarter which was the Turkish quarter. The impressive municipal market in the town centre, the Kioutsouk Hassan mosque at the harbour, the light house, the great shipyard, the Franciscan monastery of St. Francis which now houses the archaeological museum and the fort Firca which now houses the naval museum of Chania.