Live your romance in Chania
Stunning mountain landscapes, romantic sunsets, idyllic tropical beaches!
Chania is perhaps one of the most romantic get-away destinations for you and your loved one. Whether you are organizing the perfect marriage proposal, a honeymoon or just a romantic getaway, we collected the best Crete romantic spots for your holidays!
The Old Town of Chania
A nice romantic evening stroll along the scenic seaside promenade at the old Venetian harbor is a must. Its ambiance and colors as the sun sets are always romantic. Reach the famous Lighthouse and spend moments of tranquility just the two of you with the infinite blue sea at your feet.
Dinner at Pallas
Whilst at the harbor enjoy the perfect meal for two with the backdrop of the sea and Venetian Lighthouse at Pallas. With a mix of seafood and Mediterranean cuisine, it is the perfect setting to enjoy a bottle of wine and divine Cretan specialties for the perfect night out.
Chania Public Garden
When in Chania during the day, take a walk to a perfect oasis in the heart of the town! Stroll along the luscious garden, relax in the shadow of trees or by the small pond, marvel the Clock Tower. The Public Garden features an open air Cinema, a small zoo including rare indigenous fauna such as Krikri – the unique Cretan Goat and charming café.
Loutro in Chania
About 70 kilometers south of Chania and at short distance from Sfakia, lies the picturesque yet cosmopolitan village of Loutro. The only way to reach Loutro is taking the boat from Sfakia. Besides its incredible natural beauty, it is perhaps, the only place in Crete that never gets windy, since the bay forms a natural harbor. The waters are deep blue and green, while the buildings are in the colors of white and blue. The ideal night in Loutro for both of you, may include a fresh fish meal in one of the taverns and then, the observation of the starry sky under the candlelight on the quiet beach. The ultimate romance in Aegean scenery!
A quaint village on the foothills of the White Mountains, brimming with trees and rivers. An ideal place to rest, enjoy sheer natural beauty under the canopy of the pine trees and savor traditional Cretan food at the local tavernas.
The sunset in Falassarna is a mystery, a ritual which enchants everyone who will be there at the right time of the day. Swim in the blue green water and have a snack or a drink in one of the canteens of the beach. Fall in love all over again as you stroll down the beach at sunset and enjoy the water between your toes!
Full moons and sunrises in Kalyves
What can be more romantic the watching the full moon rise over the mountain in Kalyves Village, often orange in color as it rises and truly mesmerizing. Sit on the beach and marvel at the bright lovers path on the shimmering water or even take a stroll to feed the ducks in the lit up river in the village of Kalyves.
Horse riding on the beach in Georgoupoli
Gallop on the beach or take tour in the heart of the Cretan mountains with a guided tour by horseback. These half day or full day horse riding excursions are sure to keep the whole family amused. They provide fascinating nature walks, exciting beach rides, beautiful mini-safaris, relaxing day trips to the unique lake of Kournas and the waterfalls of Argiroupoli, lessons and horse cart.