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City break in Chania. Active leisure ideas for Chania - attractions, recreation and nightlife

The resort is sure to appeal to those who prefer outdoor activities. There are all conditions for an exciting pastime. There are beautiful parks and modern entertainment centers, colorful shops and markets, night clubs and discos in Chania. One of the most beautiful places in the resort is the Botanical Park of Crete. It is a picturesque oasis with amazing variety of exotic plants and landscapes. The garden covers a vast mountainous area; its visitors can stroll through the picturesque flower meadows or relax in the shade of orange trees. There is also an excellent restaurant with a panoramic terrace in the garden.
A pearl of Crete, this is a charming and a picturesque town, the rest in which will bring in a lot of new experiences. The old part of the town is particularly popular among tourists. Here … Open
Fans of water sports would like Limnoupolis Water Park. It provides a huge pool with an abundance of colorful slides and excellently equipped rest areas. In addition, the water park has several attractive bars and cafes. You can go karting in the Pista park, it is ideal for family holidays.
On the waterfront of Chania there are lots of exciting nightclubs and bars; they serve visitors until late at night. The Irish pub Conor Pass invites visitors to enjoy beer and friendly atmosphere; there is often an interesting entertainment program in it. Fans of noisy parties and loud music would like the Avalon club. Some restaurants offer entertainment for their guests too. Copyright
There are more than a hundred of attractive restaurants and cafes in Chania, and every dining place may surprise visitors with its original specialties. One of the most popular and … Open
The Mercato Agora di Chania is in great demand of shoppers. Walking through it, you can find a lot of interesting products including souvenirs, fresh fruit and vegetables, original sweets and homemade wine. There are several typical national taverns at the market, so followers of gastronomic tourism would also enjoy a trip to it. A large assortment of products at attractive prices can be found at the Rue du Cuir market. You can buy a lot of interesting handmade crafts and fresh seafood there.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Chania and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Chania

Where: 35 Kondilaki, Chania;
Where: Old Harbour, Chania; Telephone: +30 6947122193;
Fort Firkas
Where: Quayside, Old Harbour, Chania; Telephone: +30 28210 92943;
Nota Bene
Where: 10 Kondilaki Street, Chania; Telephone: +30 28210 98073;
Where: 2 Sourmeli St, Chania; Telephone: +30 28210 57556;
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Amusement parks near Chania
♥   Amusement park 'Water Park Limnoupolis' , 6.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Water attractions around Chania
♥   Water park 'Watercity' Crete, 113.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Chania from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Dimitros-P Wrecks

From the series “The Surviving Remains of Shipwrecks You Can Observe Yourself”
The old 35 meters long rust ship "Dimitros-P Wrecks" has placed not far from the port area of Imeri Gramvousa island. According to the official returns, in January 1968 this huge ship loaded with cement went from Halkida to North America. When the ship was coming near the Cythera island, the great storm has begun. The ship has to come to anchor near the Diakofto gulf. … Read further

Balos Beach

From the series “Most Fabulous and Magic Beaches”
The favorite vacation spot among fans of beach activities in Greece is the island of Crete. Here, you can find the world-famous beach of Balos. This fabulous stretch of coast is characterized by unique landscapes. White sand with lots of multi-colored stones covers the beach. The color palette of the water is impressive too; it varies from bright blue to deep blue. … Read further
Car rental on Rentals in Chania

Manchester Airport Gets a Hotel

Wellness travel has been a hit in the US in recent years but the trend is not so big in Europe. IHG hopes that by opening more hotels like EVEN it will increase awareness and popularity of wellness in the UK. Although the hotel is located near to the airport, the distance to such important objects as top universities and colleges, cultural landmarks, and natural attractions is also short. Tax-free outlets are a cherry on top of the pie. To make it more comfortable for guests to get to and from the airport, the hotel has a free shuttle service and a free parking lot. Read this


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Guide to your best city break in Chania - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Chania - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Chania?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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