Archaeological Museum of Rethymno

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The Archeological museum of Rethymno was founded in 1887. Since 1991 the museum is located in the center of the old town of Rethymno opposite the main entrance of Fortezza. The museum hosts findings from various ancient sites, caves and excavations all over the prefecture of Rethymnon in Crete.

These findings date from the Late Neolithic and Proto-Minoan times till the late Roman period. In particular, the exhibits include vessels, tools, figurines, statues, collections of coins, weapons etc.

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Rethymnou Harbor

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Port

Fortezza Fortress

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Monument

At the beginning of the old town of Rethymno an imposing Venetian fortress, known as Fortezza, is standing. Fortezza is the most important monument in Rethymno and it was built in the late 16th century.

Arkadiou Street at Old town of Rethymno

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Shopping Street

Arkadiou Street, or Sabbionara, was during Venetian era but also today one of the most important streets of the urban fabric of the city. Lying in the heart of modern Rethymnon, it combines the oriental features of the Turkish period with Renaissance-style Venetian architecture.

Avli

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Restaurant

Avli is one of the most famous restaurants inRethymno. All traditional dishes are made by organic ingredients and the restaurant has received many awards.

Great sandy beach . It is just 2km.

Misiria Beach at Rethumno

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Beach

The Missiria is actually a suburb of Rethymno, within walking distance from the city center, just 3 km to the east and on the long sandy beach. Access from Rethymnon is very easy with regular and frequent bus, taxi and rented or private cars and motorcycles.

Koumpes Beach at Rethumno

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Beach

Beautiful sandy beach is just 2-3 km from Rethymnon. The beach has been awarded the blue flag.

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Fortetza Beach at Rethumno

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Beach

If you like rock then this is your beach. In the town of Rethymno overlooking the castle.

Dolphin Diving Center Rethymno

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Diving Center

Dolphin Diving Center was established in 1998 in the beautiful island of Crete. There areextensive possibilities to dive here.

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