If you are planning to spend a few days in Rethymnon, this is the guide for you. Rethymnon is the third biggest city in Crete and it’s located half-way between the capital, Heraklion and the city of Chania. Rethymnon has one of the best-preserved old districts on Crete with aristocratic buildings from the 15th and 16th centuries. Narrow streets, a small Venetian harbor, and an impressive Venetian Fortress, Moreover, this important university town offers a lively nightlife for young travelers and plenty of city beaches to discover. Rethymnon is the third most important town in Crete as well as the capital city of the Rethymnon region. Due to its position, Rethymnon is a great base to explore the island if you're not keen on spending long hours on the road. The city is on the Northern coast, facing the Cretan Sea.
A compact, super useful, and really thorough guide to the city of Rethymnon in Crete to help you visit the most beautiful landmarks in town. It includes original photos and a bonus guide to visit Arkadi Monastery in Rethymnon Region.