Rethymno is a place of contrasts, with great history, unspoilt natural beauty with living traditions.

A walk/ stroll through the city of Rethymnon will fascinate you with its particular aura. The Venetian influence on the architecture that blends with the Turkish elements, the minarets, the cobblestone streets with their flowery gardens create a special atmosphere. Do not forget to visit the Fortezza, the hallmark of Rethymno, a fortress that protected the city from pirate raids. From there you can admire the wonderful view of the sea and the entire city. The stylish boutiques, museums, the pedestrian street with palm trees along the sea, countless cafés and restaurants for all tastes, make Rethymno the perfect choice for walks in the city.

Some sights you should definitely see in Rethymnon and South Crete

  • The old town of Rethymno, with its numerous museums, the seafront pedestrian street, stores and much more.
  • The Minoan palace of Phaistos, where the famous Phaistos disc was found ,carved with the script which has not been deciphered yet.
  • Ancient Gortyna, where the "Inscription of Gortys" was discovered, the oldest and longest in legislation in Europe.
  • Ancient Eleftherna, with the significant findings of the 8th century BC
  • The medieval monastery of Preveli, just above the beach of Preveli palm forest.
  • The archaeological place of Agia Triada.
  • Matala in South Crete (Heraklion) with its beautiful sandy beach where you can visit the sculptured on rocks tombs of Roman times.

In Rethymno you will find

  • Great commercial market
  • Museums & archaeological places
  • Gas Stations
  • Super & Mini Markets
  • Pharmacies
  • Doctors & Hospital
  • Restaurants and taverns
  • cafés (traditional and modern)
  • Beach Bars & nightclubs

Our Address

"KEFALI VILLAGE"
ATSIPADES RETHYMNON,
T.K. 740.53, CRETE
(+30) 697 799 3240
kefali-village@hotmail.com

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