- Explore Chania’s old city and meander through its narrow alleys
- See stunning views while cruising on a Segway
- Learn the city’s history and best kept secrets from your guide
A complete 3-hour Chania Tour. Glide through the narrow alleys of the Old City, to the sandy beach of Nea Chora with the picturesque small port, cruise along the Venetian harbor to the east towards Kum Kapi area (Turkish name meaning the Gate of the Sand), until reaching the former aristocratic area of Halepa. Learn about the neighborhood’s turbulent and political 19th-century history. From there head back to the old city and into to the Splantzia district- once the Turkish quarter.
Along the way listen to your guide as they provide historical information through your audio guide headset.
The monuments you will see on this tour are:
The Cathedral of the Presentation of the Virgin Mary (Trimartiri), The Catholic Church, Franciscan Monastery of Aghios Fragkiskos, The Jewish Synagogue (or “Ovriaki”), The Venetian Walls, Nea Chora , The Navy Museum, The “Firka” Fortress, Giali Tzamisi, The Byzantine Wall, The Grand Arsenal, The Venetian “Neoria”, The Gate and Rampart Sabbionara, Koum Kapi, Halepa, The House of Eleftherios Venizelos, The Palace, The Holy Temple of Aghia Magdalene, Splantzia, The Dominican Temple of Aghios Nikolaos – Hiougkar Tzamisi (the Mosque of ‘Igemonas’), The Temple of Aghios Rokkos, The Egyptian Lighthouse, The Proto-Minoan Settlement of Kasteli, The Municipal Market of Chania.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Starting Point: 25, Chrisanthou Episkopou Street|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Every Wednesday at 18:00 and at 15:00 pm in October|
|PRACTICE||5-10 min before the tour|
|HISTORICAL INFORMATION THROUGH AUDIO GUIDE SYSTEM|
|DISCOUNT||Children under 16Y.O 10% discount|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing.|
|COMPLEMENTARY||Photos & bottle of water.|
|CANCELLATION||Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts|