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Despite being the 3rd biggest city in Crete, Rethymno feels more like a town than the bustling cities of Heraklion and Chania.
Rethymno still maintains its old aristocratic appearance with buildings dating from the 16th century featuring arched doorways, stone staircases and Byzantine and Hellenic Roman remains.
Being the capital of Rethymno regional unit, it is centrally placed making it a perfect hub of exploration, with Heraklion, the Crete capital, 80km away and 60km from Chania in the west. With so many sights to explore so close to Rethymno, the best way to see everything is in one of our luxury Crete taxis.
Things to Explore in Rethymno
The Venetian Harbour - Overlooked by the Egyptian lighthouse, the old harbour of Rethymno is a beautiful sight to see. With many fish restaurants located on the sea front, making it perfect to sit, have a meal and embrace the atmosphere of the old harbour.
Fortezza of Rethymno - Built by the Venetians between 1573 and 1580 to guard against the threat of the Turks, the Fortezza of Rethymno dominates the Rethymno skyline. Inside the Fortress you will find important monuments and architectural complexes such as; The Cathedral, The Rector' s residence, The Counsellors' residence, Gunpowder-storehouses and a Possible Bishop' s Mansion.
The Loggia - Built in the mid 16th century and located on the corner of Arkadiou street and Paleologou street, the loggia now functions as the Archaeological museum shop.
The Rimondi Fountain - Reconstructed in 1626 by a Venetian governor called Rimondi, the Rimondi fountain was originally used to serve the public with fresh drinking water and still serves that purpose today.
Souliou street - The main shopping area in Rethymno, perfect for buying your loved ones gifts such as; jewellery, cosmetics, books, pottery and much more.
With all of these things to explore and lots more besides, why not use one of our luxury air conditioned taxis or Crete transfers and see everything in style.
Call us to arrange a transfer in Rethymno and see everything that this great city has to offer.