Prefecture of Rethymnon


This mountain village lies around 57 km south-east of Rethymnon. You can find colourful weavings here, as well as a glass factory and numerous tavernas. Famous island musicians live here. The inhabitants, known to be very traditional and proud,  maintain their local customs and culture and speak their own dialect. The village is the point of departure for tours into the mountains, for example up to the Nida High Plateau, to the Observatory and the only ski-lift on Crete.  



Nida High Plateau

Nida Cave