MUN. CHANIA / KALATHAS / VILLA ALEXANDER
Kalathas Akrotiriou Chania
In the immediate vicinuity here is the clean sandy beach of Kalathas which is ideal for small children. The rocky parts of the coast offer excellent possibilities for fans of ski-diving. In the surrounding area there are numerous beautiful sights. Chania is the most convenient starting point for a day trip to the famous Gorge of Samaria or for walking in the White Mountains with more than 60 peaks over 2000 metres (6000 feet). You can easily reach the dream beaches of the West and South Coast. The West of Crete also offers a lot of historical sights: Chania with its Venetian town centre and the old harbour. Numerous monasteries with precious frescos and icons can be visited. In the villages you'll enjoy the typical Greek atmosphere of warm-hearted hospitality.