The region of Chania on the western side of the island, is dominated by the impressive White Mountains (in Greek: Lefka Ori). The Prefecture of Chania provides tourist services and activities of all kinds, satisfying all choices. The city of Chania maintains unaltered all of its characteristics, from the time of the Venetian Rule up until today. The Prefecture of Chania provides tourist services and activities of all kinds, satisfying all the choices.
Wandering around the Old Town’s maze-like alleys with the beautiful Venetian mansions, the fountains and the elaborate churches will help you discover well-preserved historical monuments. Get familiar with the city of Chania by wandering around in its streets, visiting its museums and admiring the different architectural styles presenting the historical route of the city. Chania is a paradise for food and wine lovers and lets not forget the famous Cretan hospitality!
Marathi is located in the southeastern part of the peninsula of Akrotiri near Chania, the west capital of the island of Crete in Greece, 16 km from the city of Chania and 7 km away from the airport. Marathi has two wonderful sandy beaches well organized with sun beds and umbrellas. Watersports and boat rentals are also available. There are restaurants and cafes by the sea, overviewing to the coast and the mountains across the picturesque bay of Souda.
- 16 km away from Chania- tripadvisor’s awarded destination and 7 km away from Chania international airport
- Blue flag certified fully organized beaches with lifeguard
- Picturesque sailing destination harbor
- Water sports
- Traditional restaurants and cafes by the sea
- Regular bus connection